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Descent (70)


Descent (70), May 1986

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Descent (70), May 1986

Ogof Ffynnon Taf

A new discovery near Cardiff is already under threat from quarrying.

Balliny Expedition takes Poll na gCéim to Ireland’s Third Deepest

Brian Judd covers the results of the latest CDG pushes in Co. Clare.

Cheddar River Cave

Richard Stevenson reports on the discovery of the underground river of Cheddar.

Christmas Under Mexico

Bob Cork’s view of the thirty-strong expedition which visited the Xlitla Plateau.


A long onslaught opens up virgin limestone beneath Clapham Bottoms.

Probing into the Karst of Portugal

Not every trip is a major expedition – there’s plenty to be done on a caving holiday.


How to pull through when the chips are down ...

Spectacular Films from the World of Caving

A full report on the film festival held in France.

Cover: Judith Calford at the Candlewax Formations, Dan yr Ogof. Photo: Chris Howes

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  • Size: A4
  • Pages: 40
  • Publication date: May 1986
  • ISSN: 0046-0036
  • Back issues: In stock