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Holme Bank Chert Mine

Entrance of Holme Bank Chert Mine


For access, write to (reveal) with a contact name and phone number and stating that all the group have BCA public liability insurance, which entrance you will be entering and the date and approximate time. Parking - Don't block the lower (original gate entrance) and preferably park in the car park of Oldfield Design (particularly at weekends etc). if in doubt, ask when you place your booking about where to park. Visitors are asked to make a small charitable contribution to the Alzheimer's Society as an access fee, however, this is not compulsory. Donate via:


Critchley, M.F. & Wilson, P.J (1975) , Bull. P.D.M.H.S. Vol.6. No.1., pp.1-5. Survey., Peak District Mines Historical Society
Barker, I. & Beck, J.S. (2010) , Caves of the Peak District, p. 302, DCA