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Descent (8)
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Descent (8)

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Descent (8), November 1969

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Contents

Descent (8), November 1969

Take a Cool Look at your Tackle

Caving safety relies on you: check your tackle carefully and avoid using either worn or badly designed kit.

The Re-Opening of Earl Pot

Earl Pot near Sell Gill Holes in the Yorkshire Dales, discovered in the early 1950s, has been refound and surveyed.

Dry Sump Key to Ogof Afon Hepste

Mel Davies reports on discoveries in the Hepste river valley in South Wales.

Long Rake Mine

A description and survey of Long Rake Founder Shaft and what lies beneath in this Derbyshire mine.

South Wales Success for Piano Tuners’ League

Ogof Garreg Fawr has been extended to a respectable length cave of 500 yards.

This is Aggie ... That Was

It’s time to challenge the record books for the fastest trip around Agen Allwedd.

Minus 1,500 Feet for Epos Chasm Team

Jim Eyre has been to the Epos Chasm in Greece for an attempt on the world record depth.

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Data sheet

Binding:
Card cover
Size:
Small format: 16cm x 20cm approx.
Pages:
36 inc. cover
Publication date:
November 1969
Back issues:
In stock: 34, 37-38, 45, 48-58, 64-67, 69-107, 109-110, 112 to current issue
ISSN:
0046-0036
Detailed condition:
Pages clean, cover clean other than issue number added by previous owner, only minimal rust to staples (a common defect), slight impact damage to c.1cm of edge of rear cover. An extremely good copy of this scarce edition
Availability:
One copy available. Price includes UK postage. Please contact us direct for other destinations
Postage:
Included for UK addresses
Stock no:
758

Second-hand copies of Descent

With such a wealth of information contained in the pages of Descent, out-of-print editions have become much sought after. To help collectors and researchers, where possible second-hand copies are available to supplement the back issues in stock.

Availability of these varies a great deal. Some early and a few later editions are very scarce. Prices vary widely, according both to scarcity and condition – to a collector, creases or a stamped imprint would affect an issue's desirability, while clubs may only wish to have a 'reading copy' to place in the library. In short, expect prices higher than those for back issues – especially for copies in good condition – although sometimes a second-hand copy may be damaged and thus be cheaper than a back issue.

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