MCR Training Exercise - Rhino Rift - Saturday 13th November Mendip Cave rescue will be undertaking a training exercise at Rhino Rift on Saturday 13th November. As this will require the use of the first three pitches on both routes, the cave will not be open to other groups on that day. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
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.
Latest News & Updates 25 Jul 2021 - Dr. W. I. Stanton's 'Map of Mendip Depressions', on which he plotted hundreds of karst features, many of which have since been lost to farming or development, has been digitised thanks to Tom Harrison and is now included for viewing as part of the
Documents Forms If you have any expense claims please use one of the following forms: * [CSCC Expenses Form (.pdf)] * [CSCC Expenses Form (Excel format)] Minutes and Officer Reports 2021 * AGM Friday 14 May 2021 * [AGM Agenda & Notification of officer nominations.], [Draft minutes 13July2021], [C&A Report], [Treasurer & Webmaster Reports], [Draft Accounts 2020], [Letter to CSCC] * [Newsletter May 2021] * GM Monday 15 Feb 2021 * [Agenda], [BCA Rep Report], [C&A Report]…
news access singing_river_mine Singing River Mine Access [Singing River Mine by Paul Stillman] Just before the beginning of the Covid pandemic, the ownership of Singing River Mine changed. Since then there haven’t been many visits, however with the relaxation of restrictions the number is increasing and issues are beginning to arise.
Welcome [Singing River Mine by Paul Stillman] Following a change in ownership and landscaping work, the entrance to Singing River Mine is now located in a private garden. Arrangements for future access are under discussion and will be available as soon as possible. In the meantime all visits should be avoided.
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news access ccc_ltd covid Charterhouse Caves Reopening CHARTERHOUSE CAVING COMPANY LTD RE-OPENING THE CAVES 13th JULY 2020 Following the updated advice from government, the BCA and the BCRC, the company is able to recommence visits to the caves under its management from Monday 13th July 2020. Visits are, of course, subject to the normal requirements of the access agreements and also to the additional recommendations listed below.
news access fairy_cave_quarry fcqmc New Padlock Combination at Fairy Cave Quarry From January 1st 2021 the combination for the entrance gate to Fairy Cave Quarry will be changed. The new combination will be available from the major Mendip caving clubs and Fairy Cave Quarry Management Committee. A reminder that the combination must not be passed on to non cavers/climbers since the quarry owners do not give permission for general access and doing so may risk future access to the quarry. Please…
news access fairy_cave_quarry fcqmc covid Fairy Cave Quarry Caves Reopening In light of the latest easing of lockdown restrictions & announcements Fairy Cave Quarry Management Committee are re-opening access to the caves in the quarry from Monday 13th July 2020. It is advised that any recommendation and advice from the Government, BCRC & BCA are followed along with the following:-
news access singing_river_mine Singing River Mine Has New Owners The property has recently changed hands. Please do not approach the new owners until access has been agreed. 4th Jun 2020 ---------- See also: CSCC Access Guide - Singing River Mine