Location

Site Name
Crow Hole
Parish
Pennard
Gower Region
South Mid-Gower
Latitude
0
Longitude
0
X
Y
Z
0
OSNG

Identification

Position

_K6A0969 View West from Pwlldu head_2_w.jpg

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

Description

Discoveries

Archaeology
Time Period-Culture
Fauna
Badger - Meles meles, Fox - Vulpes vulpes, Hyaena - Crocuta crocuta, Wolf - Canis lupus, Bison - Bison priscus, Soft-nosed Rhinoceros - Rhinoceros hemitoechus, Wild Pig - Sus scrofa, Straight-tusked Elephant - Elephas antiquus, Water Vole - Arvicola amphibius
Notes

Bibliography

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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).
Dawkins, W. B. (1874) Cave Hunting Researches on the evidence of caves respecting the early inhabitants of Europe. London. Available at: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/52424 (Accessed: 23 March 2018).
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.
Falconer, H. (1868) Palaeontological memoirs and notes of the late Hugh Falconer. Robert Hardwicke, London. Available at: https://www.jnorman.com/pages/books/40957/hugh-falconer/palaeontological-memoirs-and-notes-of-the-late-hugh-falconer (Accessed: 9 February 2018).
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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