Eighe (Pol) Eighe (Pol) [eyehole] Pol Eighe C Pol Eighe B Pol Eighe E Pol Eighe A Earthquake Sink Mayday Hole Pol Eighe D Eighe, Pol Scott Robinson's Hole Manhole (The) *Dig Site Disappointment Cave Tree Hole Traligill Rising Lost Hole Dry Weather Sink Birthday Hole Lower Traligill Flood Sink Torran Garbha Inclined Rift Cave Lower Traligill Cave Traligill Basin [Overview] Small Cliff Cave Gleann Dubh Un-named Cave Un-named Dig * Rising (Traligill)
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Assynt, Traligill, Glenbain, Sutherland.
|NGR:||NC 27029 21245|
|Vert. Range:||3 m|
|Geology:||Ghrudaidh Formation - Dolostone|
Larger sink hole opened up - small stream sinks under large boulder passage dug out to reach a small pool sump which was relieved to allow stream to drain down a narrow fissure. Small surface stream runs into rocky shakehole into blocked fissure under boulder (assumed entrance collapsed or infilled with gravel). Small rising approx 8-10 m downhill. Constricted entrance of debatable stability. Past this a steep, greasy downward slope descending about 3 m, at the foot of which a tight tube leads off to the left. Continues a couple of body lengths before becoming too tight. Several boulders blocking entrance and rocks blocking tube removed.
Alternate Names: Upper Pol Eighe
Notes: It is possible this cave may receive water from same stream as Pol Eighe (at NC 27040 21350 or NC 27014 21289). Dye testing required.
Hydrographic Feeds: Small stream on north side of Glen
Hydrographic Resurgences: Stream feeds into Traligill River
This entry was last updated: 2020-11-02 01:08:52
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