Trace #247: Shep Pot (Leck Fell)


Injection Point Shep Pot

Detection Point Curry Inlet Notts Pot II



Tracer Photine CU
Quantity 40g
Detection Method Cotton wool in nylon


Time <25 hours
Distance >340m
Average Velocity 23m/h

Test Details

Date 09/02/2013
Notes Detectors at Dome Inlet, Inlet 7, upstream of Curry Inlet (all Notts II) and Boxhead Pot all negative. Other detectors downstream of Curry Inlet positive, Moderate flow conditions
Test credit Ian Peachey and others
References Peachey, I. and Koziol, K. 2015. An optical brightening agent dye trace of Shep Pot. Leck Fell, Lancashire, UK. Cave and Karst Science 42:17-19