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Cheddar Gorge and Gough's Cave

Cave / Rock Shelter


Details of Bone Hole cave on Pastscape

[Name ST 4820 547] Bone Hole [T.U.] (1) Bone Hole. Cave 30' deep, human bones found include more than 12 skulls and fragments of others in a detritus of soft mud: but some were imbedded in stalactite. Also found were bones of bear, horse, wolf, boars and Bos; indicating a late period of occupation. (2-4)
The entrance to the Bone Hole is at the northern end of an open fissure at ST 48035472. Surveyed at 1:2500. (5)
Chance Posted by Chance
18th April 2015ce
Edited 3rd April 2016ce

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