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Canklow Woods Rock shelter / Cave

Cave / Rock Shelter

<b>Canklow Woods Rock shelter / Cave</b>Posted by megadreadImage © megadread
Nearest Town:Rotherham (2km NNW)
OS Ref (GB):   SK432907 / Sheet: 111
Latitude:53° 24' 39.57" N
Longitude:   1° 21' 0.11" W

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A walking friend alerted me to this little cave / shelter, i'd never heard of it.

His directions are as follows.

If you go to Canklow woods, there is a cave there (SK432907), marked as a settlement on os map. It's only tiny, but urban legend say's it's neolithic... (it'd be nice to know if this was true)

If you've not been it's a nice walk if you've only got an hour,

Park at mcD's and walk past the garage.

Just before the houses there is a dirt track. Go up hill, heading for Boston castle.

When at the top, follow path through park, following edge (Past cave).

Drop down the opposite end through the woods (Terraced - this was an ancient farming site) and back along the bottom.
megadread Posted by megadread
28th September 2010ce