Archive Photos

Me climbing the hand traverse

Cromlech Boulders 1963

Ynys - my stepfather

Blaen y Nant 1967

Mother with one of the ducks

Tan y Dderwen 1968

Cwm y Wrach in the distance.

Me, Denny Moorehouse, John Harwood, Simon Janvrin and Don Cowans.

Vaynol Arms ~ 1964 - 5

An MA course of 1963.

Unknown, Roy Brown, Unknown,

Murgy and Betsy

Brian Greenhall and me after climbing

Cenotaph Corner Summer '63

Dinas Cromlech

Barney, Mother and Chuff ( Dave Gerrard )

Met up with Barney and Chuff in the 90's


Brede Boyle ( Arkless ) having words with Roy Brown at Hafod Uchaf

Chuff - rediscovered in the 90's

While driving to Llanberis, Chuff shouted 'Country Bumpkin' at a climber wearing a straw hat. When Chuff arrived back at Blaen y Nant that evening, he found 'Country Bumpkin' staying with us. Oops!

Don Cowans and myself on N'gombo

Clogwyn y Grochan 1964 - 5

Me and Vector - my kestrel at Blaen y Nant

A drunken night in the Pen y Gwryd.

Ron, Bill ( Ken Wilson's climbing partner ), Clive on Fanta's shoulder, hiding Fred and Robin on Bungy's shoulder!

A young Joe Brown at Clogwyn Dur Arddu during the 60's

Joe climbed Llithrig for a TV program.

Chris Brasher commentated.

Me with the London Sandstone Climbing Club members.

Barry, me, Peter the hat behind me and Dave Forward bottom right at the front.

RAF helicopter crash - Nant Peris

Source of some early climbing harness's