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Hugh's Cave, Riggindale
Hugh's Cave
site name:-   Riggindale Crag
locality:-   Mardale
civil parish:-   Shap Rural (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   cave
coordinates:-   NY45591154
1Km square:-   NY4511
10Km square:-   NY41

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 20) 
placename:-  Hughs Cave
source data:-   Maps, County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
"Hughs Cave"

The first King of Mardale was Hugh Holme, who conspired against King John in the Canterbury Conspiracy, 1209, and for a while Hugh had to hide in this cave.

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