STUMP CROSS CAVERNS

Show cave are located on Greenhow Hill on the road between Grassington and Pateley Bridge.  Discovered by miners in 1860, there are over 4 miles (6km) of cave here about half a mile (800m) of which are open to the public.  Tours here are self-guided.
In 1963 Geoffery Workman spent 103 days underground here to study the effects of isolation on the body.
The tourist route was extended in the year 2000 to include the Reindeer Cavern.  Several fossils have been discovered in the caverns and include reindeer, wolverine and bison.

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Butcher's Shop, Stump Cross Caverns
The Butchers Shop
   
Flooded passage in Stump Cross Caverns
Flooded passage in Stump Cross Caverns
   
The Jewel Box, Stump Cross Caverns
The Jewel Box
   
Reindeer Cavern, Stump Cross Caverns
Reindeer Cavern
   
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