Mendip Cave Registry & Archive

Articles - [Original Articles]

Articles Original Articles This section contains original articles of spelaeological interest [An overview of the archaeology of Mendip caves and karst] by Vince Simmonds (revised 2016). [Swildon's - What's in a name?] A Suggestion for the derivation of the name Swildon's by R. M. Taviner [The Great Wheel Pit Mystery] by R. M. Taviner [The Sandford Gulf and other lost caves of Sandford Hill] by R. M. Taviner [A summary of an assemblage of bones and a pot sherd found in Wookey Hole cave, M…


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Latest News & Updates - [Latest News & Updates]

Latest News & Updates 03 Jan 2019 - Collated report for 2018 added to the ATLAS digging log archive. 18 Aug 2018 - Dave Yeandle's caving log books uploaded. Additional material added to the Luke Devenish archive. 21 Oct 2017 - More log book collections uploaded: BEC St. Cuthbert's Swallet, Fred Davies, Dick Pike and the recently rediscovered


Geology This section contains links and downloads pertaining to the geology and hydrology of the Mendip Hills and the surrounding region. The Geology of the Mendip Hills - British Geological Survey. BGS Maps Portal - British Geological Survey. Quarry Faces - Mendip Hills Community Heritage Project. The Directory of Mines and Quarries - British Geological Survey.