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Descent (31)


Descent (31), May 1975


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Descent (31), May 1975

Britain’s First SRT Fatality

The facts behind David Huxtable’s death in Gaping Gill, with ...

Gaping Ghyll: Why Did the Rope Break?

An analysis of rope types and why some are unsuitable for SRT.

New Guinea 75

The latest expedition to Papua New Guinea is one of the largest and most ambitious to leave our shores.

Otter Hole

A tidal sump guards the secrets of a discovery in the Forest of Dean.

NCA News Bulletin

The NCA reports back to cavers.

Cave Photography

Alan Coase turns to flash techniques in part three of his series on cave photography.

The Problems Now Facing Britain’s ‘Super-Cave’

Making Ogof Ffynnon Ddu the centrepiece of British caves is not an easy thing.

Cover: The huge Iaro River Cave of Papua New Guinea. Photo: Uncredited

  • Binding: Card cover
  • Size: Small format: 16cm x 20cm approx.
  • Pages: 52 inc. cover
  • Publication date: May 1975
  • ISSN: 0046-0036
  • Availability: One copy available. Price includes UK postage. Please contact us direct for other destinations
  • Second-hand condition: Very good; clean throughout other than slight grubbiness to back cover and slight crease and indent marks on front cover
  • Other: Stock no: 801