Location

Site Name
Crawley Rocks Cavern
Parish
Nicholaston
Gower Region
South Mid-Gower
Latitude
0
Longitude
0
X
Y
Z
0
OSNG

Identification

Position
Entrance
Entrance Height (m)
0
Entrance Width (m)
0
Type of Cave
Palaeontological
Access

Description

Discoveries

Archaeology
Time Period-Culture
Fauna
Hyaena - Crocuta crocuta, Red Deer - Cervus elaphus, Soft-nosed Rhinoceros - Rhinoceros hemitoechus, Wild Ox - Bos primegenius, Elephant - Elephas sp.
Notes

Bibliography

Allen, E. E. and Rutter, J. G. (1948) Gower Caves: A Survey of the Gower Caves with an Account of Recent Excavations, Part 2. Welsh Guides. Available at: https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=ZNNQOgAACAAJ&dq=inauthor:%22J.+G.+Rutter%22&hl=en&sa=X&ei=bwicVcu5EcHYU-mYqKAL&ved=0CDQQ6AEwAg (Accessed: 7 July 2015).
Allen, E. E. and Rutter, J. G. (1946) Gower Caves: A Survey of the Gower Caves with an Account of Recent Excavations, Part 1. Vaughan Thomas. Available at: https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=XC8nkgAACAAJ&dq=inauthor:%22J.+G.+Rutter%22&hl=en&sa=X&ei=bwicVcu5EcHYU-mYqKAL&ved=0CCoQ6AEwAA (Accessed: 7 July 2015).
Buckland, W. (2011) Reliquiae Diluvianae Or, Observations on the Organic Remains Contained in Caves, Fissures, and Diluvial Gravel, and on Other Geological Phenomena, Attesting the Action of an Universal Deluge. Cambridge University Press. Available at: http://ebooks.cambridge.org/ebook.jsf?bid=CBO9780511694820 (Accessed: 20 June 2015).
Buckland, W. (1823) Reliquiae Diluvianae Or, Observations on the Organic Remains Contained in Caves, Fissures, and Diluvial Gravel, and on Other Geological Phenomena, Attesting the Action of an Universal Deluge. London.
Falconer, H. (1860) ‘On the ossiferous caves of the Peninsula of Gower, In Glamorganshire, South Wales.’, Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London, 16, pp. 487–491.
Strahan, A. (1907) The geology of the South Wales coal-field. Part IX, West Gower and the country around Pembury: being an account of the region comprised in sheet 246 of the map. London: H.M.S.O. (Memoirs / Geological Survey of Great Britain ;no. 246). Available at: https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/100629613 (Accessed: 23 March 2018).

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