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 Hell Gates,Hell Shoon. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Hell Kettles.
 
Cavities three miles long, at Oxen-le-Field, Durham. A. B, C communicate with each other, diameter, about 38 yards. The diameter of D, a separate cave, is about 28 yards.   1
   A is 19 feet 6 inches in depth.   2
   B is 14 feet in depth.   3
   C is 17 feet in depth.   4
   D is 5 feet 6 inches in depth.   5
   (See Notes and Queries, August 21, 1875.)   6
 


 Hell Gates,Hell Shoon. 

 
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