Historical Gallery

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Jotunheimen before google earth, before anything, really
© pneame, Jun 1972
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1951 Edition of Eric Byne's The Sheffield Area Climbs on Gritstone.
© tutbury, Mar 2016
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Accident on Arran
© Madtyke
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Dover and Ellis Chimney 1976
© Kipper-Phil Smith
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Pickpocket in 1976
© Kipper-Phil Smith
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Supra Direct Millstone in 1976
© Kipper-Phil Smith
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Xanadu Direct 1976
© Kipper-Phil Smith
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From the 1951 boy's book of sport.
© Ian Archer, Feb 2016
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The great Walter Bonatti, in 1965, prior to the first ascent of The North Face of the...
andyb211 © Walter Bonatti
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Olympus Trip 35 - they don't make them like that anymore !
© boje, Feb 2016
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Mossdale rescue. The coroner speaks to rescue teams. My dad is next to the coroner in the...
© James Mann
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Crampons WW1 style.
© DerwentDiluted, Jan 2016
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Scott Titt on the FA (trad) of the Potting Shed, Cuttings, Portland
© scott titt
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George hounsome on the FA (trad!)of Perihelion, Cuttings, Portland
© scott titt, May 1979
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George Hounsome on the FA (trad!) of Perihelion, Cuttings, Portland
© scott titt
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Sad News.. Al Parker
© USBRIT
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Livesey on middle section of Rubuffat route
© uphillnow
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Pete Livesey - solo.
© uphillnow
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Aiding Rat Race. Upper Cave Crag, Dunkeld c.1974. Willie Todd and unknown partner.
© Phil Macneill
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Brit Accommodation above Chamonix, 1960's style
© uphillnow, Jul 1964
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Books that have inspired you?
© uphillnow, Jul 1980
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A very early complete ascent
© Cam Forrest
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Aid Climbing in Avon Gorge in early 1960's
© uphillnow
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John Syrett climbing at Jesmond Dene, Newcastle upon Tyne sometime in autumn 1978
© telemark