Author Index B




BAGULEY, FrankCaves and the Community(39), July 1978, pp6,8
 Inquest Findings on Two Drowned in Welsh Cave(45), March 1980, pp21-2
BAILEY, CharlesCarno's Second Kilometre(103), Dec 1991, p34
 Back from the Brink [fiction](108), Oct 1992, p18
 The Blight of the Fumble Bee [Carno Adit](111), April 1993, pp26-7
 True Carno Grit(116), Feb 1994, p25
 Preach What you Practise(140), Feb 1998, pp28-9
 Aven Climbing in Carno [Poseidon Series](166), June 2002, pp24-5
 Solo! [hypothetical Daren Cilau rescue](172), Aug 2003, pp28-9
 Rhino Wrestling [Carno Adit Cave](182), Feb 2005, pp20-3
BAILEY, Charles & CLARKE, OwenMovements Under Llangattock(96), Oct 1990, p33
BAILEY, Charles & GASCOINE, BillCarno's Secret(102), Oct 1991, pp20-2
BAILEY, Roger & CLARK, AndySlaughter Stream Cave. The Forest grows(100), June 1991, pp26-8
BAILEY, TomWe Do Not Stand Alone! [support for Derbyshire CRO](160), June 2001, p23
 Serious Injury Underground [first aid](167), Aug 2002, pp24-5
 When Cavers are Cool [hypothermia; see also 171:29](170), Feb 2003, pp26-7
BAILEY, Tom & EVANS, Gary & LUMB, WilliamDealing with Hypothermia [follow-up to article in 170:26-7](171), April 2003, p29
BAKER, Andy & GODFREY, ChrisBaker's Pit and its Water Quality(147), April 1999, p22
BAKER, E.A.Eldon's Explorers(150), Oct 1999, pp26-7
BAKER, E.A. & KNOX, Colin 'Steve'Descending the Peak Cavern(149), Aug 1999, pp30-1
BAKER, PhilGame On to Game Over [descent of Krubera Cave](228), Oct 2012, pp32-6
BAKER, TonyFine Caving in Portugal for Cerberus Moroccan Expedition(79), Dec 1987, pp31-3
 Fixed Aids in Ogof Ffynnon Ddu(132), Oct 1996, pp30-1
BALCOMBE, GrahamAn Interview with a Cave Diving Pioneer [interview by Rob Palmer](67), Nov 1985, pp28-33
BALL, HywelHow a 'Cold Start' Trip Resulted in Noon's-Arch Link-Up(63), March 1985, p10
BARKER, DaveThe Greater Easeghyll Traverse(49), July 1981, pp6-15
BARKER, IainThe Hole Story [Eldon Hole](96), Oct 1990, pp24-5
 The Nature of the Beast(114), Oct 1993, p31
 BCB First Aid Kits and the Ortlieb PS 490 Drybag [gear review](147), April 1999, p23
 Magpie: mining and murder [Magpie Mine legends](162), Oct 2001, p35
 Marching on your Stomach(180), Oct 2004, p23
 On Rowter's Shaft [Write it Down! anecdote series](228), Oct 2012, p46
 Hot Turkey! [Write it Down! anecdote series](229), Dec 2012, p46
BARKER, Iain et alThis is Mr P.B. Smith ...(146), Feb 1999, pp24-5
BARNATT, John & WEBB, DaveT'Owd Man in Speedwell(181), Dec 2004, p23
BARNES, MikeTaking on Wookey's Depths(177), April 2004, p27
BARNSDALL, Martin & COPE, MarkRegaining Nicker Grove's Streamway(221), Aug 2011, pp22-4
BARRY, PetieCaving at Drumshambo [ICRO Symposium, 2012](230), Feb 2013, p16
The Undescended Pit [Barton's Hole](245), Aug 2015, pp16-18
BARTON, HazelMicrobes Make Caves [part 1 of Life Under Earth series](255), April 2017, pp24-7
BARTON, Hazel & HOWES, ChrisColorado Sunshine [NSS Convention 1996](132), Oct 1996, pp33-4
BARTON, Hazel & SHONE, RobbieCaves of Tongzi [Showcase images](236), Feb 2014, pp28-31
BARTROP, Richard'British Caving Association' - The way forward for UK cavers?(73), Nov 1986, pp34-5
BASS, MalcolmWhite Scar Cave: ULSA still pushing their Wet Dream Extensions(73), Nov 1986, p12
 Kirk Bank Cave. The Enterprise Extensions(85), Dec 1988, p32
 The Man of Friday the Thirteenth [obituary Jon Watt](197), Aug 2007, pp26-7
BATEMAN, ConradEl Speleo Nichia 1000 [LED light gear review](241), Dec 2014, p22
BATTRICK, ElizabethHollow Hills(59), July 1984, pp30-1
BAZ-DRESCH, JohnWhat the 1979 NSS Convention Holds in Store(42), July 1979, p13
BCRCCouncil Releases Rescue Figures for 1983(58), May 1984, p5
 Incident Report, 1987(83), Aug 1988, pp28-9
 Incident Report, 1988(89), Aug 1989, pp30-1
 The Incidents of 1989(94), June 1990, pp32-3
 BCRC Incident Report 1990(101), Aug 1991, p27
 BCRC Incident Report 1991(106), June 1992, p28
 BCRC Incident Report 1992(112), June 1993, p33
 BCRC Incident Report 1993(118), June 1994, p27
 BCRC Incident Report 1994(124), June 1995, pp34-6
 BCRC Incident Report 1995(130), June 1996, pp26-9
 BCRC Incident Report 1996(136), June 1997, pp20-2
 BCRC Incident Report 1997(142), June 1998, pp25-7
 BCRC Incident Report 1998(148), June 1999, pp20-3
 BCRC Incident Report 1999(154), June 2000, pp26-8
 The Rescues of 2000(160), June 2001, pp20-3
 The Rescues of 2001(166), June 2002, pp20-2
 The Rescues of 2002(172), June 2003, pp34-6
 The Rescues of 2003(178), June 2004, pp30-2
 The Rescues of 2004(184), June 2005, pp26-9
 The Rescues of 2005(190), June 2006, pp30-2
 The Rescues of 2006(196), June 2007, pp22-5
 The Rescues of 2007(202), June 2008, pp26-8
 The Rescues of 2008(208), June 2009, pp22-5
 The Rescues of 2009(214), June 2010, pp34-6
 The Rescues of 2010(220), June 2011, pp37-9
 The Rescues of 2011(226), June 2012, pp31-4
 The Rescues of 2012(232), June 2013, pp34-6
 The Rescues of 2013(238), June 2014, pp43-5
The Rescues of 2014(244), June 2015, pp26-8
BEAMAN, SylviaTaking the Healing Airs(144), Oct 1998, pp22-3
BECHER, S. AnetteKnow Your Boundaries ... [Vietnam](153), April 2000, pp32-3
BECK, HowardThe Craven Chronicle(180), Oct 2004, pp28-9
BECK, JohnConservation Guidelines for the Peak Cavern System(89), Aug 1989, p12
 Derbyshire Drought(91), Dec 1989, p28
 Weil's Disease. A cautionary tale(96), Oct 1990, p31
 Major Peak Conservation Blitz [Peak Cavern clean-up](164), Feb 2002, p12
 Breakthrough at Calf Pingle(174), Oct 2003, p10
 The Credit Crunch Expedition [2010](215), Aug 2010, pp38-41
 The Peak Expedition [2011](221), Aug 2011, pp35-7
BECK, John & EAVIS, RobScenes from the Sharp End [Peak District breakthroughs in photos](231), April 2013, pp42-45
BECK, John & EYRE, Jim & GIBSON, S.W.Farewell the Mighty [obituaries 'Ben' Bentham and Wilf Taylor](186), Oct 2005, pp28-30
BECK, John & NOBLE, MarkThe Wet West Adventure [Glebe Mine](224), Feb 2012, pp34-6
BECK, John et alThis is Mr P.B. Smith ...(146), Feb 1999, pp24-5
BECK, SimonShadowplay [Mossdale Caverns](251), Aug 2016, pp42-4
BECKETT, NickBoxed Bats Squeak Out [Box Freestone Mines](148), June 1999, p24
BEDFORD, BruceWales Joins the Fray with Cyngor Ogofeydd Cymreig(2), Feb 1969, pp13-15
 Ollivier Cave. An experiment with time(2), Feb 1969, pp16-18
 Manor Farm Swallet, a Major Mendip Dig Find(26), Jan 1974, pp4-8
 Thrupe Lane Swallet. A new and spectacular pothole on Mendip ... over 400ft deep(28), June 1974, pp4-11
 The Tratman Award(44), Jan 1980, p3
 Harrogate [Trade show](56), Jan 1984, pp37-9
 Beyond the Darkness: A cave diver's story(58), May 1984, pp28-30
 Shock Move as Caving Courses are Dropped by Whernside Manor(66), Oct 1985, pp5-6
 SSSIs: Caves close as Mendip reaps bitter harvest(71), July 1986, pp6-7
 A Question of Responsibility. The Mountain Adventure Challenge(73), Nov 1986, pp30-1
 When the Rainbow Sprang From Harrogate(80), Feb 1988, pp14-15
 Descent - Those Funny Years [The Descent Retrospective](210), Oct 2009, pp28-30
BEDFORD, Bruce et alInternational Congress. Hard work made it the best yet(38), March 1978, pp4-13
 The Long, the Short – And the Enthralling! Report on this year's BCRA Conference(61), Nov 1984, pp28-31
 BCRA National Caving Conference. A two-day kaleidoscope of caving(67), Nov 1985, pp5-8
 BCRA Caving Conference: Varied menu – but nothing served up on Bar Pot(79), Dec 1987, pp19-21
BEDFORD, MikeElectronics Underground(126), Oct 1995, p35
 The HeyPhone Story [development of a new earth antenna radio](162), Oct 2001, pp32-3
 Mendip Technology [Cave Technology Symposium report](227), Aug 2012, p31
 Printing a Cave [3D printing to create a model](234), Oct 2013, pp34-6
BELL, AnneProbing a Borehole's Secrets with the Ogofscope [photography in Cwm Dwr quarry](64), June 1985, pp32-4
BELYAK, V.South Siberian Special: Alygdzher Wonder(21), May 1972, pp3-4
BENDALL, RichardBeneath the Scars [Scars Hole, Langstrothdale](170), Feb 2003, pp28-9
 The Bar in the Rock [Stukbar Pot](187), Dec 2005, pp28-9
 Adding a Fraction to Notts II [Sixpointfiveandthreequarters link](228), Oct 2012, pp16-18
BENDALL, Richard & RAMSAY, Dave & WOOD, KenThe Dig Into Shuttleworth Pot [Leck Fell](218), Feb 2011, pp20-4
BENDALL, Richard & WARREN, SteveAs Far As You Kango [Clapham Bottoms Pot](165), April 2002, pp22-3
BENN, Ged & HAIGH, DaveHeading Into Hensler's [Hensler's Pot](163), Dec 2001, pp20-2
 'Don't Think It's All That Deep ...' [Loser's Pot](167), Aug 2002, pp20-2
BENNETT, Chris & ALLEN, JonSwildon's Hole. The Figure of Nine(90), Oct 1989, pp20-3
BENNETT, PeteRubbed Up the Wrong Way [severed sheath](130), June 1996, p34
BENTHAM, Keith 'Ben'Derbyshire Drought. P8 Sumps: A short history of exploration(91), Dec 1989, p29
 The Beresford Link(127), Dec 1995, p35
BERGMAN, Carl 'Bog'The French Connection [Bagshawe Cavern](218), Feb 2011, pp32-4
BERRY, SteveThe Stench of Tsarparang(139), Dec 1997, p31
BIRCHALL, JimGiant Caves and the KGB(98), Feb 1991, pp32-3
 Caving in the Caucasus(100), June 1991, pp34-6
 On a Plateau in Turkestan(102), Oct 1991, pp28-9
 Taking Sight of Entropy [entopic images in caves](162), Oct 2001, p33
BIRCHALL, Jim & RICHARDSON, AllanKlondike in Kyrgyzstan(116), Feb 1994, pp30-1
BIRCHALL, Jim & RICHARDSON, MargaretThe Dissident Mammoth [cave art of Kapova Cave](121), Dec 1994, pp38-9
BIRCHALL, Jim, RICHARDSON, Allan & CRAIK, MalcolmCaving Beneath the Gobi(134), Feb 1997, pp34-5
BIRCHALL, Jim & TELFER, DuncanThe Long-armed Man [photo manipulation/cave art studies](131), Aug 1996, p34
BIRCHALL, Jim & VALE, PazRussia Calling ... Russia Calling ...(90), Oct 1989, pp30-1
BISHOP, LeighTo Toad Hall and Beyond [Cocklebiddy Cave](212), Feb 2010, pp24-6
BLISS, Ron & MOHR, Julie & MOHR, PeterCaves Through a Magic Lantern(192), Oct 2006, pp36-8
BLUNDELL, Nic & HOWES, ChrisAdvances in LEDs(155), Aug 2000, p33
BODEN, RichInto the Darkness [Movile Cave](224), Feb 2012, pp28-30
BOLT, PeterEastwater [Cavern](83), Aug 1988, pp20-1
 Mendip Wednesday Nighters [current digs](99), April 1991, pp30-2
 Pinnacle Rechargeable Battery [gear review](115), Dec 1993, p25
BOLT, Peter et alSleepless Nights [Ogof Draenen](121), Dec 1994, pp22-7
 Twenty Thousand Metres Under Pwll Du [Ogof Draenen](122), Feb 1995, pp20-3
 Over a Score [Ogof Draenen](123), April 1995, pp20-3
 Up at the Sharp End [Ogof Draenen](130), June 1996, pp24-6
BOLTON, NeilOUCC in Spain, '73(25), Sept 1973, pp30-2
BOND, MikeDevon Divers Unlock Prid's Lake Secret(10), Jan 1970, p17
BONWICK, Mark & MARTIN, DaveUser-Friendly Cave Surveying with a Micro-Computer(H4), 1987, pp19-24 [see also (76:36 for corrections]
BOON, MikeFighting the Mighty River of Sumidero Yochip(31), May 1975, p31
BOOTHROYD, ColinChina Caves Expedition '85(69), March 1986, pp20-2
 LED-ing the Way [gear review: LED lights](159), April 2001, pp23
 How I Wasn't Stuck, Jammed or Entombed!(191), Aug 2006, pp32-3
Tales of the Unexplained [formations in Mulu](243), April 2015, p29
A Remote Place to Fall [serious incident during 2015 expedition to Mulu](248), Feb 2016, pp30-2
BORTHWICK, PeterThe Fault that Never Was [Peak District geology](148), June 1999, pp34-5
 Things Just Like They Used to Be [caving in the Peak District in the 1940s, part 1](159), April 2001, pp30-2
 Have You Done the Curtain? [Giant's Hole, part 2](160), June 2001, pp28-9
BOSTON, Penny et alPool Fingers of the World(211), Dec 2009, p28
BOTTOMLEY, Mike & EAVIS, Rob & HILL, ElaineFor Fun and Revelations [Titan](206), Feb 2009, pp24-5
BOURKE, R. MichaelWorld Interest Focuses on Papua New Guinea(32), Sept 1975, p42
 The Deepest and Longest Caves of Papua New Guinea(73), Nov 1986, pp24-5
BOWEN, ChrisSwallow Holes and Mine Drainage in the Forest of Dean(108), Oct 1992, pp30-2
BRADSHAW, BertFarewell Peter Binns [obituary](165), April 2002, p10
BRADSHAW, Bert et alJim's Last Words [obituary Jim Eyre](206), Feb 2009, pp31-4
BRENNAN, Andy et alThe Moorland Excalibur [Excalibur Pot](202), June 2008, pp20-1
BREW, BrendonHow Strong are Tape Slings?(34), Aug 1976, pp46-9
 Load Testing the Jumar(41), March 1979, p34
 British Cave Rescue Council. Council Releases Rescue Figures for 1983(58), May 1984, p5
 Incident Report, 1987(83), Aug 1988, pp28-9
 Incident Report, 1988(89), Aug 1989, pp30-1
 The Incidents of 1989(94), June 1990, pp32-3
BRIDGES, KevinHow the Land Lies [legal duty to protect](180), Oct 2004, p36
BRISTOL, Derek & WISSHAK, MaxNeuland [Lechuguilla Cave extension](251), August 2016, pp28-35
BROCK, GregThe Infamous Sump 12 [Swildon's Hole](171), April 2003, p34
BROHAN, Kevin & BROOKE, HelenStudent Cavers in Wales [CHECC event](202), June 2008, p25
BROOK, CarolinaIn the Eye of the Beholder(121), Dec 1994, p37
BROOK, DaveTrans-Craven. 3rd. generation cavers could complete a 200 mile giant(18), Sept 1971, pp16-18
 Numerical Grading in New Cave Guides(20), Feb 1972, pp31-2
 PSM and M3 Link 'Imminent'(23), April 1973, pp9-11
BROOK, Tim & LOOK, SteveGiant Cave Lake Will Tempt Oxford Poly Back To Iran(27), March 1974, pp8-11
BROOKE, HelenCHECC in the Peak(210), Oct 2009, p27
 Adventure out of Chaos [CHECC 2013](236), Feb 2014, pp16-17
BROOKE, Helen & BROHAN, KevinStudent Cavers in Wales [CHECC event](202), June 2008, p25
BROOKS, SimonA Return to Pir Ghaib(144), Oct 1998, pp30-1
 Take Some More Tea [Ghar Alisadr](165), April 2002, pp30-1
 In the Chamber of the Gods [Owl Hole](184), June 2005, pp30-2
 In a Hospitable Land [Iran](207), April 2009, p35
 The Urchin in the Icicle [Water Icicle Close Cavern](212), Feb 2010, pp20-1
 Sun, Sea and Speleology [Thailand](216), Oct 2010, p29
Cavers Enjoy a Party! [BCA AGM weekend, 2014](219), April 2011, p36
BROOKS, Simon & JEFFREYS, Alan L.Seventh Heaven in Claonaite(126), Oct 1995, pp30-1
 A Great Thloo Trip [expedition to Meghalaya, India](161), Aug 2001, pp34-6
 A Return to Parau [Ghar Parau, Iran](196), June 2007, pp32-4
BROWN, FrankFantastico Elastico(63), March 1985, pp30-1
BROWN, Les & KELLY, JohnA Tale of Three Chokes [Shannon Cave / Polltullyard](185), Aug 2005, p33
BROWN, Les et alYoung, Free and Desperate [Shannon Cave](202), June 2008, pp32-3
BROWN, PhilThe Other Side of the Counter. Caving Supplies [interview by Bruce Bedford](54), Aug 1983, pp34-6
BROWN, Phil et alJohn Beck: Speleologist [obituary](244), June 2015, pp16-19
BROWN, TonyConservation in The Cupcake(221), Aug 2011, pp26-8
BRYAN, Graham & ADAMS, JohnThe Forgotten Cave. Ogof Pantllyn opens its secrets(60), Sept 1984, pp18-19
BUNCE, ColinPushing Poultalloon(126), Oct 1995, p23
 Would I Mind Doing it Again? [Poulnagollum](157), Dec 2000, pp32-3
BUNNELL, DaveInto the Digital Age [photo manipulation](131), Aug 1996, pp32-4
BURGESS, PeterThe Barons' Cave Project(94), June 1990, pp26-7
 Softrock Mining in South-east England(179), Aug 2004, p33
 Underground in the South-east. Sand Mines(180), Oct 2004, p33
 Fuller's Earth Mines(183), April 2005, p31
 Renovating The Stump(214), June 2010, pp28-9
BURKEY, MarkThe Croesor-Rhosydd Traverse(249), April 2016, pp19-22
BUTCHER, AlanThe CSCC(85), Dec 1988, p19
 Depressing Attitude to Infilling Depressions(87), April 1989, p23
 Unravelling the Lamb Leer Enigma(215), Aug 2010, pp34-5
BUTTERWORTH, MartinSwan Dike Pot(62), Jan 1985, pp11-14
BUXTON, John S.An English Cave Diver [obituary Jack Sheppard](162), Oct 2001, p30
BUXTON, John S. et alA Pioneer Cave Diver [obituary Graham Balcombe](154), June 2000, pp20-4