Tresviso Caves Project

Tresviso Caves Project Gazetter

T102:

Area:Sara Depression
East, North:360978, 4785645 (nearby)
Coordinate Quality:GPS
Long, Lat:-4.711461652087, 43.210762479922 (map)
Elevation (m):1871
Length (m):0
Depth (m):-104
System:Torca de la Nevera
Active Lead:
Survey Available:

Approach

Past the Pozo de Andara (Lake Depression) above the Caseton de Andara into the valley. Continue along the track from the long cabana and climb the large spoil mound to the entrances.

Entrance

Three obvious, numbered, interconnecting mined entrances on a mined out fault. The natural surface fracture runs 100 - 200m towards the Pozo de Andara (Pozo de Andara (Lake Depression)) with many entrances along the fracture (Description sounds like the obvious fault ending at RCA6 in the Lake Depression, in which case all connected to Sistema Ramazosa) Easiest access by T104, the only horizontal entrance,

Description

All the entrances link to a descending passage and snow floored 16m pitch. A further 20m pitch leads to a sloping mined series and 30m mine shaft and end.

Reference

  • Tresviso 1978
  • Notes

  • JD 2016 0360978 4785645 1871 O
  • ld 1978 co-ords, converted from lat / long and inc error 361100 4785750 1852
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