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Ogof Clogwyn, Rockface Cave


NGR: SO 21299 12388
235 m.asl

Monmouthshire , Northern Outcrop - East (Morlais to Abergavenny)
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Cave
Access The cave lies on the right bank of the Clydach River, 6m above the stream, 30m downstream from the Pylon on the left bank.
Description A stream flows out from the entrance. A small but interesting cave which has fine phreatic rock shelves and is suitable for groups and beginners. It consists in the main of a single stream passage with a few small side passages and an upper rift series.
History SWCC 1951
Hydrology
Conservation
SSSI: 0381 Cwm Clydach (Mixed)
Survey
SWCC Newsletter Nov. 1951 Grade 4
CSS Records (19), 1992
References
British Caver 22, 85-86, 1951
HCC Newsletter 4, 10-12, 1952
SWCC Newsletter Nov. 1951
HCC Newsletter 12, 19, 1960
SWCC Our Caves No.5, Survey, Maps, Location and Description
Caves of South Wales, Stratford, T. , 1995
A Caver's View of the Clydach River (Cwmbran Caving Club, 1986), Schuurmans, T.
Descent 200, p.20, Clogwyn's access
Brendan Marris Caves of South Wales
Cambrian Cave Registry entry 830
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