Alternative Names: None
Type of Dive: Freshwater quarry where you can see perch and stickleback.
Suggested Experience: Novice with good buoyancy control.
Travel directions: From Carlisle east on the A689 onto the A69 its 24miles 36 mins and from Newcastle West on the A69 its 38 miles 1 hr.
Parking directions: There is a large carpark beside the water.
Lat & Long: 54.993229, -2.448405 Postcode NE49 9PJ Google map
Site entry/exit: Its an easy 30m walk from the car park to the water.
Underwater directions: Follow the edge of the quarry and back or use a compass course.
Site Hazards: Cold and silt.
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Other comments: There is a public toilet in the car park and remember you need permission from the parks authority every time you dive here. This quarry has been used for ice diving courses when it gets cold enough. Contact Northumberland national park.
Pub: Milecastle Inn
Created by: Finstrokes
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