Welcome to the SMCC Information Founded in March 1949, the Shepton Mallet Caving Club (SMCC) is an active caving club based in the Mendips, Somerset, UK, and has a membership of around 100. Our headquarters, the Mineries, is based in the village of Priddy, just outside Wells and not far from the cities of Bristol and Bath. We can be contacted, either by the contact us link in the menu or by writing to us at the address below, in the meantime please feel free to explore our web pages, enjoy. The Mineries, Wells Road, Priddy, Wells, Somerset. BA5 3AU.