Historical Gallery

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Al Evans on the first ascent of (I think) Dandelion Wine Chapel Head Scar early 1970's
© Dave Parker (aka deesrox), Dec 2013
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Ken Jackson after The Fulcrum, his third route of the day. Scafell East Buttress. 1977.
© Tony Marr, Jun 1977
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Al Evans checking Hodge Close Quarries 1970's
© Dave Parker (aka deesrox), Dec 2013
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Al Evans exploring Hodge Close Quarries Coniston in the early 1970's - well before any routes existed I think.
© Dave Parker (aka deesrox), Dec 2013
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Al Evans receding into the sea of rock 1970's
© Dave Parker (aka deesrox), Dec 2013
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FA. Like Father Like Son E4 . Heirloom Crag ,near Dove Crag, Dovedale. 1991 Possibly no second ascent ?
© USBRIT
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Al Evans in his younger days demonstrating a fine 'cool' lead circa 1970
© Dave Parker (aka deesrox), Dec 2013
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Ron Fawcett circa 1970's on All Quiet/Western Front
© Dave Parker (aka deesrox), Dec 2013
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Ron Fawcett circa 1970's attempting the Goblin's Eyes (I think?) Almscliffe
© Dave Parker (aka deesrox), Dec 2013
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Ron Fawcett bouldering on Brimham Rocks UK circa 1970's
© Dave Parker (aka deesrox), Dec 2013
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A Young Ron Fawcett bouldering at Brimham Rocks UK circa 1970's
© Dave Parker (aka deesrox), Dec 2013
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Moyer's Buttress block gone AWOL
© Chris Craggs, Dec 2013
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Dave Birkett on the FA of Flagship E5 5c Boat How Crags, Ennerdale 1995
© USBRIT
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Jimmy Dunn . Derek Walker ..Utah
© USBRIT
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Sid Cross
© USBRIT
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Johnny Adams on Hiraeth, Dove Crag. 1967.
© Tony Marr, Jun 1967
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Hiraeth, Dove Crag. Tony Marr climbing, Johnny Adams belaying. 1967.
© Tony Marr, Jun 1967
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Sadly, we wont be seeing these much longer!
© David Dear, Nov 2013
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When men where men and women a close second!
© USBRIT
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Caught in the act 2 !!
© boje, May 1967
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Crumbling Cracks, Winter 1980
© Chris Craggs
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Jockey Jim on Brant Direct
© boje, Jul 1962
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Styhead Pass . 1954 . With Triconi nailed boots and full rack of slings.
© USBRIT
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Himalayan summit - looking down the final ridge.
© boje, Oct 1974
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