Ayleburn Mine Cave

(Alston & Cross Fell)

Last updated: 10 Jun 2018

Hazards and Warnings

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Updated October 2017: Land is owned by Shepherds Solid Fuel (White House, Alston, CA9 3NF, call 01434 381158). Anyone wishing to visit should phone in advance to ask permission.

This cave NOT is on access land. Click here for more information.


NGR: NY728498

Lat/long: 54.842268899549, -2.42506382253123

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Please note that locations are correct to the best of our knowledge however are often taken from old books so they may not be absolutely accurate and are shown simply as a guide.

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Fixed Aids

Ayleburn Mine Cave is not equipped with any BCA approved resin bonded anchors. Any placed anchors or other equipment should be treated with extreme caution.

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