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Descent (50), September 1981
International Congress Report
Even a ‘dry’ campus didn’t dampen this world-wide gathering of cavers in Kentucky!
Varied Fare but Little Zest at BCRA Conference
Pete Glanvill reports on the lectures and personalities who attended this annual caving conference
Derbyshire Cavers Score Success with DCA Congress
And there’s been another meeting, this time in Derbyshire!
A French diver has taken BU56 to be the second deepest cave in the world rankings at 4,390ft.
Advanced Caving Techniques
Dave Elliot continues his series with part two on the cord technique for rigging pitches.
The Opening-up of Roaring Hole
The results of the NPC dig at Roaring Hole are presented for all to see.
Uamh an Claonaite
How the Grampian SG patiently pieced together Scotland’s first mile-long system.
Cover: Andy Walsh on the last pitch in Roaring Hole. Photo: David Barker
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