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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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