Library News

Croydon Caving Club has an extensive library of caving books, magazines, periodicals, surveys, etc. A list of the entries under sections 2A (Devon and the South West) and 3A (Mendip) is given below. Further details will be published in subsequent editions of Pelobates.

2A Devon and the South West

2A/002 Kent's Cavern Natural History Society
2A/003 All That Remains R Cawthorne Plymouth Caving Group
2A/004 The Caves of Devon Oldham, Oldham & Smart
2A/175 Portland Cave - Britain's Most Difficult Entrance A Mactavish
2A/176 Geology of Country around Weymouth, Swanage, Corfe and Lulworth W J Arkell 1953 HMSO
2A/180 St Agnes District Map (sketch map of southern part)
2A/181 St Agnes Consols in Polberrow Survey Transverse Section of the Workings in Old Polberrow (looking east)
2A/182 Royal Polberrow Consolodated Mines Map of Workings

3A Mendip

3A/004 Mendip Underground Irwin & Knibbs Mendip Publishing 2nd Edition 1987
3A/005 The Complete Caves of Mendip Barrington & Stanton Cheddar Valley Press 2nd Edition 1972
3A/006 The Complete Caves of Mendip Barrington & Stanton Cheddar Valley Press 3rd Edition 1977
3A/007 Mendip Underground Irwin & Knibbs Mendip Publishing 1st Edition 1977
3A/008 Box Stone Mines Cotham Caving Group
3A/009 The Caves - Cheddar A G Gough
3A/010 Wookey Hole Alan Bell
3A/011 Mendip Cave Registry
3A/012 Ladder Dig Series, G.B. Cave UBSS Procedings Extract Vol 11 No 1 1966
3A/013 Dig at Manor Farm Swallet UBSS Procedings Vol 12 No 1 1969
3A/014 Mendip Symposium D I Smith and others
3A/015 Cheddar (Official Guide)
3A/016 Wookey Hole Caves O Hodgkinson
3A/017 Fairy Cave Quarry Cerberus Speleological Society
3A/018 Limsestones and Caves of the Mendip Hills
3A/019 Weston-super-Mare Ordnance Survey Map Sheet 165
3A/130 Longwood/August System Survey Mike Rennie Mendip Caving Group CRG Grade 6
3A/139 Mendip Karst Hydrology Research Project - Phase Three Wessex CC 1968
3A/140 St Cuthbert's - The Discovery and Exploration BEC 1968
3A/144 Weston-super-Mare Ordnance Survey Map Sheet 165 1 inch to 1 mile 1964
3A/150 Ebbor Gorge National Nature Reserve Nature Conservancy Council
3A/151 The Mines of Mendip J W Gough David & Charles 1967
3A/168 Mendip Nature Research Committee Journal Vol 1 No 3 Jan 1964 (Lamb Leer, Quaking House Cave, Milverton)
3A/500 St Cuthberts Swallet Caving Report No 13 Bristol Exploration Club Oct 1968
3A/600 G.B. Cave Survey UBSS 1949-1950 & 1966
3A/601 G.B. Cave Survey UBSS 1949-1950 & 1966
3A/602 Swildons Hole Cavern Survey Wessex CC and others 1965
3A/603 Swildons Hole Cavern Survey Wessex CC and others 1965 (incomplete)
3A/604 Swildons Hole Cavern Survey N.W. Stream Passage SWETCCC 1968 CRG Grade 4
3A/605 Goatchurch Cavern Survey
3A/606 A Survey of St Cuthberts Swallet BEC 1962-67 CRG Grade 1-7
3A/607 St Cuthberts Swallet Survey BEC
3A/608 Eastwater Cavern Survey
3A/609 Cuckoo Cleeves Survey Wessex CC 1968 CRG Grade 5
3A/610 Rhino Rift Survey Wessex CC 1971 CRG Grade 5B
3A/611 East Twin Swallet Survey Croydon Scout Speleo Group 1961 CRG Grade 5
3A/612 Geological Survey - Cheddar Sheet ST45 1959 2.5 inch to 1 mile
3A/613 Read/s Cavern, Burrington Survey (A4) W I Stanton 1966

For further details contact Charlie Peacock.

Author: 
Charlie Peacock