NZ8115 : Hob Holes

taken 10 years ago, near to Runswick Bay, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Hob Holes
Hob Holes
Caves in the cliffs near Runswick Bay.
As at Boggle Hole near Robin Hood's Bay, caves here became associated with legends of hobgoblins. This one was reputed to have been able to cure whooping cough.
Other local hobs lived at Kettleness and Mulgrave Woods near Sandsend.
The original cave was destroyed by jet-mining which is probably how the current caves originated.
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NZ8115, 64 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 14 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 15 February, 2008
Category
Caves   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 815 154 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:31.6780N 0:44.5316W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 815 154
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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