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Sallet Hole Cave

Entrance of Sallet Hole Cave

Access

No known access restrictions. High on the south side of Coombs Dale, above the (blocked) adit entrance to Sallet Hole Mine. Right-hand passage (on a vein) at back of entrance chamber has a backup anchor on left wall after 4m, with abseil anchors for a Y-hang 3m along, over a 61m-deep shaft, which is a narrow slot throughout.

References

Chamberlain, D.G. (1968) Trip Report, Journal Entry, 1st December, Limestone Caving Club
Barker, I. & Beck, J.S. (2010) , Caves of the Peak District, p. 282, DCA