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Mendip: Its Swallet Caves and Rock Shelters - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9781483167732, 9781483195216

Mendip: Its Swallet Caves and Rock Shelters

2nd Edition

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Author: H. E. Balch
eBook ISBN: 9781483195216
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 1st January 1948
Page Count: 164
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Mendip - Its Swallet Caves and Rock Shelters, Second Edition provides detailed descriptions of caves and rock shelters of the Mendip Hills. The book contains photographs, surveys, and descriptions of rock caves in Mendip Hills such as Swildon's Hole, Long Wood Swallet, Eastwater Cavern, Lamb Lair, and G.B. Cave. Also included are descriptions of the caves of the Burrington District, western and eastern Mendip, and discussions on the antiquity of the Mendip caves and the distribution of the Mendip swallets. Spelunkers or potholers and speleologists will find the book very informative and interesting.

Table of Contents


Chapter I. Introduction

Chapter II. Swildon's Hole

Chapter III. Eastwater Cavern

Chapter IV. Lamb Lair

Chapter V. Cow Hole

Chapter VI. G.B. Cave

Chapter VII. Long Wood Swallet

Chapter VIII. The Caves of the Burrington District

Chapter IX. Caves of Western Mendip

Chapter X. The Caves and Shelters of Eastern Mendip

Chapter XI. The Antiquity of the Caves of Mendip

Chapter XII. The Distribution of the Mendip Swallets

Chapter XIII. Men and the Wild Beasts of Mendip of Ancient Days, and Their Haunts (With Chart)


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