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Hempstead Chalk Mine (United Kingdom)


No.1 (TQ791650) - open chalkwell (shaft 3 metres) but chambers blocked with rubbish

No.2 (TQ785602) - open chalkwell (shaft 3 metres) but chambers blocked with rubbish

No.3 (TQ788652) - chalkwell reported but not visited

Nos.4-5 (TQ788638) - 2 filled chalkwells

No.6 Wigmore Cave - level into chalk quarry face. In Kings Frith Wood.

“Deneholes”, Chelsea Speleological Society page 17 + 62

Chalkwell recorded, possibly in grid square TL1804

“Caves & Tunnels in SE England Part 8”, Chelsea Speleological Society page 28

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Last updated July 9th 2008 by legacyuser
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Last updated July 9th 2008 by legacyuser

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Major Mining Region

Hempstead Chalk Mine belongs to the Kent region.

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