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Thaw Head Cave

Historical Environment Record No: MYD2306

Parish: Ingleton

OS Grid Reference: SD710759

Dale: Ribblesdale

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A small cave in the face of Twisleton Scars, discovered by chance in 1986. Non-scientific excavation recovered later Neolithic and early Bronze Age pottery along with human and animal remains. The cave has now been walled up. Source: Gilks, J A (1995) 'Later Neolithic and Bronze Age Pottery from Thaw Head Cave, Ingleton, North Yorkshire' Trans. Hunter. Archaeological Society. Vol 18 pp1-11


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