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Cheddar Caves

Limestone
                'Waterfall' Wow a Limestone "Waterfall"
Most of the stalactites have been
                broken off many since I last saw the caves Most of the stalactites have been broken off many since I last saw the caves
It still holds its fascination
                though It still holds its fascination though
Its almost pink Its almost pink.
Its almost
                magical Is that a dragon to the left?
Spot the fairy folk Is that a house in the middle?

Spot the fairy folk.
Light houses? Yes they are made of stone,it is limestone that has been carried down through the hills by the water.
It's a river, or is it? Towers rising from the dripping rocks.
I
                could sit by this river all day long I could sit by this river all day long and never be troubled by ducks looking for something to eat.



What do you mean, it isn't a river?
Its another waterfall Its been snowing again! Like the snowmen.




Limestone? Na surely not?
Saw this picture in the Tea Rooms, had to snap it,
                so copyright on this one belongs to the tea roomsSaw
                this picture in the Tea Rooms, had to snap it, so
                copyright on this one belongs to the tea rooms Saw this picture in the Tea Rooms, had to snap it, so copyright on this one belongs to the tea rooms
Thought I'd mess about and use oil paint effect,
                quite good eh? Thought I'd mess about and use oil paint effect, quite good eh?
A picture
                taken during floods in the 1960's, happened again
                earlier this year (2014) A picture taken during floods in the 1960's, happened again earlier this year (2014)


Again I gave it the oil painting effect, good isn't it?
Cream Tea Looks tasty eh? Just to make you jealous.... it was very tasty... so much so that we bought a pot of the jam before we leftt, it was Cherry and Port (yes that's right the drink).

I hope you have enjoyed our tour of Gough's Caves at Cheddar, there are more caves and attractions to see, we have a ticket to return and see the rest so may update these pictures when we return
.

For those interested in the tea rooms that we visited, you can find details at:
http://www.derrickstearoom.co.uk/Home.html

If you'd like to know more about the Gorge and Caves, check out:
http://www.cheddargorge.co.uk/explore





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