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Merlin's Mine, Main Entrance

Stoney Middleton.

NGR:SK 21771 75907
WGS84:53.27970, -1.67495
Length:1000 m
Depth:30 m
Altitude:215 m
Tags:Mine, SSSI
Access Information:

No known access restrictions. Obvious parking spots close to base of crags and in lay-bys in the dale and next to electricity sub-station at foot of Eyam Dale. DO NOT BLOCK the sub-station entrance. Take care, as area is notorious for thefts from parked vehicles.

Grade: III

Alternate Names: Merlin Mine, Merlin's Cavern, Merlin Cave

Notes: References: Barker, Iain & Beck, John s. 2010. Caves of Peak District Entry. Page 274 and survey on Page 259

This entry was last updated: 2017-10-24 09:55:48

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