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HOYLE'S MOUTH CAVE
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Natural cave from which excavations, from 1862-1878/9 and 1968 (Savory 1974), revealed 'Later Upper Palaeolithic' to earlier Iron Age, Romano-British & later material: for more recent investigations see Aldhouse Green 1996.
For Little Hoyle see Nprn305459.
Sources: Savory 1974 (AC 122 1973), 18-34;
Aldhouse Green 1996 (AW 36), 70-1.
Visited by T. Driver, RCAHMW, 16th Nov 2012.