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Brightgate Cave

Entrance of Brightgate Cave


Call on Mr Walker at more westerly of two Brightgate Farms on Bonsall Lane. Parking & changing facilities on request. Small charge for permission to cross land. Take direct route down valley. Part of Masson Hill SSSI.


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