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Descent (29), August 1974
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Descent (29), August 1974
Tragedy During Record Cave Dive
Roger Solari has died during a push in Agen Allwedd.
Part one of a new series on cave photography by expert photographer Alan Coase.
The Unparalleled SRT Technique of Jim Eyre
By his own pen, of course. Expect humour: extreme setting.
From Yorkshire Pot to the Sumidero Yo Chib
Pete Lord has been caving with Mike Boon, now resident in Canada – a trip that took in here, there and everywhere.
The results of the Miss Descent competition for the best photo of a female caver underground. The results are, well, a little surprising.
Derek Crossland reports on a cave diving push that has taken the sump in Dale Barn Cave to over 2,500ft.
Know Your Ropes
Part one of a continuing series on ropes: what do you need for caving, and why?
The Hardware Scene
This latest report covers not so much making ladders, but the dangerous faults that have developed.
Descent of Deepest Shaft in Wales
A great pot on Little Orme has been bottomed.
Cover: Colin Brookes on the Long Churn route into Alum Pot. Photo: D.J. Elliot
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