Cheddar Gorge in Somerset, England. In 1903 the remains of a human male, since named Cheddar Man were found a short distance inside Gough's cave, he is Britain's oldest complete human skeleton having been dated to approx. 7150 BCE. Mitochondrial DNA taken from the skeleton has been found to match that of Adrian Targett, a man living in the area today indicating that Cheddar Man is a very distant ancestor, amazing!

England: Cheddar Gorge in Somerset, UK It was named as the second greatest natural wonder in Britain surpassed only by Dan yr Ogof caves.

Cheddar Gorge in Somerset, Egland | 16 Places You'll Hardly Believe Are In The United Kingdom

Cheddar Gorge in Somerset, England 16 Places You'll Hardly Believe Are In The United Kingdom

Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar. Britain's biggest gorge from the dramatic cliffs rising 450ft to the stunning stalactite caverns. This world-famous beauty spot is a National Nature Reserve, reveals many fascinating stories of our prehistoric ancestors, and is an international centre for caving and rock climbing.

Cheddar Gorge, UK where Cheddar cheese was originally aged; caves in this gorge.

Wishing Well Tea Rooms in  Cheddar Gorge Wishing Well   by John... in London, via Flickr

The Wishing Well Tea Rooms - Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, England (photo by John. in London)

Cheddar Gorge, Somerset.  Truly stunning landscape, caves, hillwalk, lookout tower, open top bus tour.

Cheddar Gorge Photo Gallery - be inspired to visit Britain's biggest gorge.

Cox's Cave, Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, England.  The approximately estimated travel/road distance from Shaftesbury to Cheddar Gorge can be around 36.13 miles to 39.28 miles

The approximately estimated travel/road distance from Shaftesbury to Cheddar Gorge can be around miles to miles

Inside one of the Cheddar Gorge Caves - in 1903, a skeleton was found in the caves - Cheddar Man dates from approximately 7150 BC - Britain's oldest complete skeleton.

Inside one of the Cheddar Gorge Caves - in a skeleton was found in the caves - Cheddar Man dates from approximately 7150 BC - Britain's oldest complete skeleton. Distance from Shaftesbury to Cheddar Gorge is 38 miles.


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Cheddar Gorge, Somerset. Truly stunning landscape, caves, hillwalk, lookout tower, open top bus tour.

Cheddar Gorge Photo Gallery - be inspired to visit Britain's biggest gorge.

Cheddar Gorge in Somerset, UK by: David Noton photography

England: Cheddar Gorge in Somerset, UK It was named as the second greatest natural wonder in Britain surpassed only by Dan yr Ogof caves.

The Wishing Well Tea Rooms - Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, England  (by John... in London on Flickr)

The Wishing Well Tea Rooms - Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, England (photo by John. in London)

Cheddar Gorge - photographed by Graham Mcpherson

Cheddar Gorge, in Cheddar. Britain's biggest gorge from the dramatic cliffs rising to the stunning stalactite caverns. This world-famous beauty spot is a National Nature Reserve, reveals many fascinating stories of our prehistoric ancestors, and is

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Cheddar Gorge in Somerset, England 16 Places You'll Hardly Believe Are In The United Kingdom

Wookey Hole caves Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, England.  Everyone should visit these caves, breathtaking!

Image: Wookey Caves Wookey Hole Legend has it that early cavemen inhabited Wookey Caves in Somerset, England.

Cheddar Gorge - went here with my daughter April back in 1992 (or there-abouts) . We had a great time! Climbed to the top of nearby 'Jacob's Ladder', had lunch in a quaint little tea shop - wish we could go back!

Cheddar Gorge - went here with my daughter April back in 1992 (or there-abouts) . Climbed to the top of nearby 'Jacob's Ladder', had lunch in a quaint little tea shop - wish we could go back!

Cheddar Gorge | Researched by AZdesertTrips.com - In Mendip Hills near Cheddar, Somerset England. The Cheddar Show Caves are here, where the oldest complete human skeleton in England was found: Cheddar Man, at least 9000 yrs old

Cheddar Gorge ~ Beautiful here. The approximately estimated travel/road distance from Shaftesbury to Cheddar Gorge can be around miles to miles

Cheddar gorge at sunset - Somerset

England Travel Inspiration - Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, England by gerard_tohill

Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, a limestone gorge in the Mendip Hills; as seen from the B3135

enchantedengland: “ Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, a limestone gorge in the Mendip Hills; as seen from the I am not certain why those tiny little people are walking along this road but they are.

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