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Moorfurlong Mine

Entrance of Moorfurlong Mine


In third field to the right of Moorbrook Lane, and second field up from Granby Road. Steel lid on loop hinges with no lock. 13m entrance shaft with fixed metal ladder. Second 4m pitch has metal ladder for some of the drop, but is a fairly easy free-climb - anchor for lifeline.

Call on Mr.Brown at Within House Farm. £2 charge for parking and permission to cross land. Please do not block nearby roads if parking elsewhere, as they are very narrow and tractors may needs access to property.


Marsh, A.L. (1953), , The Speleologist. Vol.1., pp.3-8. Survey.,
Beck, J.S. & Worley, N.E. (1976), , Trans. B.C.R.A. Vol.3. No.1., pp.49-53. Survey., British Cave Research Association
Barker, I. & Beck, J.S. (2010), , Caves of the Peak District, p. 58, p. 60 (survey), DCA