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Churn Holes

Entrance of Churn Holes


No known access restrictions. Parking off A6 road at entrance to Topley Pike Quarry. Public footpath up Deep Dale which is an SSSI. Caves are RIGS. Follow the path down the southern end of Deepdale. At the far end the path will start climbing, follow this until you see a railway track sticking out of the ground. The entrance to Churn Hole is down the bank just below the rail track.


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Drakeley, K. (1981), Churn Holes., The Lyre No.5., pp.23-26., Orpheus Caving Club
Barker, I. & Beck, J.S. (2010), , Caves of the Peak District, p. 67, DCA