southport chronic cavers grotto
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Shepards Saltpetre and Pleasantville Palace Caves, Perry County - April 22, 2006

In April 2006, Carl and Casey Bishop, Joe Douglas, Ed Shackelford and Robert Sewell checked out two of Perry County's nicer caves. A few photos of each cave are below. All photos were taken by Joe Douglas.