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Descent (71)
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Descent (71)


Descent (71), July 1986

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Descent (71), July 1986

SSSIs: Caves Close as Mendip Reaps Bitter Harvest

As scheduled areas are increased, caving pays the landowners’ price.

Fairy Cave Quarry

The future is unresolved for the Mendip quarry caves.

If you Hate it, F20’s Probably Got It

Steve Roberts writes of his love affair with the caves of the Spanish Picos.

The Descent Interview

Julia James

The story of a caving yuppie ...

The Hardware Scene

How to love and care for your Oldhams G-type headset.


The Swiss cave that joins two mountains.

The First Descent of Alum Pot

Peter Johnson covers the speleohistory of Alum Pot.

The NCA Column

The NCA reports on cave leadership certificates.

Cover: Mike Starr in the Gouffre de la Bauma, French Jura. Photo: Pete Spink

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