Monument details

HER Number:334/1
Type of record:Archaeology
Name:Bloody Bones Cave, Raw Head

Summary

There is a cave cut or eroded into the rock at the top of Raw Head. It is formed in a vein of sandstone within the red sandstone. It may be natural or it may have been a quarry.


Parish:BICKERTON, CREWE AND NANTWICH, CHESHIRE EAST

Monument Types

  • CAVE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD? to 1900 AD (?))
  • INDUSTRIAL SITE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD? to 1900 AD (?))
  • QUARRY (Quarry/Pit, Post Medieval - 1540 AD? to 1900 AD (?))



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