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Lob Wells Shelter

Cave / Rock Shelter

Nearest Town:Worksop (6km E)
OS Ref (GB):   SK5314980354 / Sheets: 111, 120
Latitude:53° 19' 1.52" N
Longitude:   1° 12' 7.54" W

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The shelter is a 3m overhang, 2.5m above the present floor level and 6m wide.
During excavations carried out by G.F. White in the 1960's and 70's; Mesolithic, Neolithic and Roman material was recovered. The shelter also contained Later Upper Palaeolithic retouched tools.
stubob Posted by stubob
4th April 2009ce
Edited 4th April 2009ce