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Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Speedwell Cavern

Speedwell Cavern, located close to the town of Castleton and Winnats Pass in the Peak District National Park, offers a 450m boat journey through eerie silence in a 200-year-old lead mine.

Speedwell Cavern, Derbyshire, UK

The highlight of the journey is the Bottomless Pit, a vast underground lake, set in a limestone cavern.

Winnats Pass, Derbyshire, UK

Speedwell Cavern
Winnats Pass
Hope Valley
S33 8WA
Tel: 01433 623018

Hours: April-October 10am-5pm; November-March 10am-4pm
Admission £9.50; £15.50 joint ticket with Peak Cavern.

Speedwell Cavern is a short drive from Buxton or Edale and can be visited along with nearby Peveril Castle.

Speedwell Cavern, Derbyshire, UK

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