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Descent (39), July 1978
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Descent (39), July 1978
Grampian Winkle Out Schiehallion’s Secrets
Alan Jeffreys proves the inestimable adage: ‘caves be where you find ’em’.
Caves and the Community
A special symposium held in London dealt with seven aspects of caves and caving.
Liverpool Discover Jamaica’s Longest Cave System
A British expedition visits known systems – and then take to prospecting.
The Hardware Scene
Following an incident at Dale Head Pot, a look at what happens to ropes when the sheath slips.
The Discovery of Fox Chamber
Linked to this month’s cover photo, the story of how excavations led to a major discovery in the Peak District.
Quiet Retreat from Norway’s Depths
A team heads for Norway to tackle the deepest system in northern Europe.
NCA News Bulletin
The NCA reports back to cavers with another Bulletin.
Cover: Fox Chamber in the newly discovered extension in Winnatts' Head Cave. Photo: Paul Deakin
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