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Designation

Full Cave Registry entry

Access

On National Trust land, with public parking and unrestricted surface access. All entrances gated & kept locked, with access underground controlled exclusively by Derbyshire Caving Club. Details from the DCC website at www.derbyscc.org.uk, e-mail: AlderleyMines@derbyscc.org.uk. 

References

  • Paxton, S.R.A. (1951), B.S.A. Cave Science Vol. 3. No.4., pp. 71-82. Survey., British Speleological Association.
  • Carlon, C.J. (1979), The Alderley Edge Mines, J. Sherratt & Son.
  • Prag A.J.N.W. & Timberlake S. (2005), Archaeological Report on Alderley Edge (in prep.).
  • Warrington, G. (1965), The Metalliferous Mining District of Alderley Edge, Cheshire., Mercian Geologist Vol.1. No.2., pp.111-129.
  • Warrington, G. (1980), Amateur Geologist Vol.3. No.2..
  • Warrington, G. (1981), Jour. Chester Archaeological Soc. Vol.64..