Regional Access Database

Restrictions/ Sensitive Access Withnell Quarry (Brinscall Quarry)

BMC Area North West Rock Type Gritstone
Climbing Area South Lancashire Access Status Restrictions/ Sensitive Access
County Lancashire CRoW Land No
Importance Local No. of Routes 27
Ownership Private Year Developed 1978
Within National Park No Grid Reference SD635214

Part of the quarry is still being worked and the quietest time to visit is on Sundays. Most of the climbing lies well away from the quarrying activities.

This page was last updated on 22/10/2015. RAD is updated as and when access changes and a historic date does not mean that the information is out of date, only that the access situation hasn't changed.