Kinver Edge Rock Houses

tumblr_navggiHgQo1rnseozo1_1280I dragged my parents to see these! The Rock Houses of Kinver Edge were the last troglodyte dwellings occupied in Britain.

Set high in the rock face just above Kinver, Staffordshire, the Rock Houses are said to have first been inhabited from at least the 18th century, as reported by Joseph Heely who wrote of taking refuge with a ‘clean and decent family’ in an ‘exceedingly curious rock’.

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