Location

Site Name
Tooth Cave
Parish
Ilston
Gower Region
North/Central Gower
Latitude
0
Longitude
0
X
Y
Z
0
OSNG

Identification

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

Description

Discoveries

Archaeology
Time Period-Culture
Fauna
Notes

Bibliography

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Ford, T. (ed.) (2011) Davies, M. (1989) Recent advances in cave archaeology in southwest Wales in Limestones and Caves of Wales. Cambridge University Press. Available at: http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/earth-and-environmental-science/geomorphology-and-physical-geography/limestones-and-caves-wales?format=PB (Accessed: 30 June 2016).
Ford, T. (ed.) (2011) Limestones and Caves of Wales. Cambridge University Press. Available at: http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/earth-and-environmental-science/geomorphology-and-physical-geography/limestones-and-caves-wales?format=PB (Accessed: 30 June 2016).
Harvey, J. C., Morgan, R. and Webley, D. P. (1967) ‘Tooth Cave, Ilston, Gower. An early Bronze Age occupation.’, Bulletin of the Board of Celtic Studies, 2, pp. 277–290.
Longworth, I. H. (1984) Collared Urns: Of the Bronze Age in Great Britain and Ireland. Cambridge University Press.
Morgan, R. and Harvey, J. C. (1962) ‘Tooth Cave, Gower.’, British Caving, 35, pp. 52–54.
Oldham, T. (1978) Caves of Gower. Anne Oldham (Privately printed) (Caves and limestones of South Wales). Available at: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Caves-Gower-Tony-Oldham/dp/0904899071 (Accessed: 8 July 2015).
Oldham, T. (2003) Caves of Gower. Anne Oldham (Privately printed). Available at: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Caves-Gower-Tony-Oldham/dp/0904899071 (Accessed: 8 July 2015).
Price, G. (1984) ‘Llethrid Swallett, Tooth Cave and the caves associated with the Wellhead Resurgence, Gower Peninsula.’, Cerberus Speleological Society Journal, 14, pp. 13–19.
Valdemar, A. E. (1972) ‘Bibliography of Welsh Cave archaeology and palaeontology.’, Transactions of the Cave Research Group of Great Britain, 14(1), pp. 33–42.
Webley, D. P. (1962) ‘Tooth Cave (recheck title)’, Archaeology in Wales, 5.
Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales (1976). Cardiff: HMSO. Available at: https://rcahmw.gov.uk/publication/glamorgan-inventory-vol-1-part-1-the-stone-and-bronze-ages-ebook-2/ (Accessed: 30 June 2016).

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