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Ribble Valley Borough Council

Regionally Important Geological and Geomorphological Sites

Where are the RIGS sites in Ribble Valley?

  • Brennand and Whitendale Valleys, Bowland
  • Crag Wood and Bracken Hill Quarries, Trough of Bowland
  • Cutters and Dale House Quarries, near Chipping
  • Dinckley Gorge, Salesbury/Dutton
  • Fooden Sulphur Spring, near Bolton by Bowland
  • Gisburn Cotes, near Gisburn
  • Grindleton Dyke, Grindleton
  • Hodder River Section, near Great Mitton 
  • Lane Head / Hookdiffe Brook,Downham
  • Nick of Pendle, Pendle Hill
  • Phynis Beck. Slaidbum
  • Sandy Bridge Quarry, Hurst Green
  • Sugar Loaf and Boarsden Quarries, Bowland
  • Turn Hill, Whalley
  • Wiswell Moor Quarry, near Whalley
  • Withgill Quarry, near Clitheroe
  • Blacksticks Farm
  • Stake Farm
  • Dinckling Green
  • Bowland Knotts
  • Skirden Beck
  • Arbour Quarry
  • Hall Hill Quarry
  • Bashall Brook
  • Cross Hill Quarry
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