Posted by

Peak resurgence clean up

I’ve done a few dives over the last few months to try and tidy up the resurgence sump of Peak cavern. This suffers from stuff being washed into it when the show cave floods, and over the years a variety of plastic chairs, Christmas trees, and plastic baubles have been removed. On a recent dive […]

Posted by

Carrying down Gautries – with a twist

Date: 31.01.2017 Members present: Myself, Rob Middleton and Helen Fairclough. It appears there hasn’t been a trip report since the Christmas weekend so hear is something for you all to read. I don’t mind caving down Gautries as it is a fun trip, and can easily be done in a couple of hours if you […]

Posted by
Posted in

1973 P8 Dive Exploration (SUSS Hut Logbook Transcription)

This isn’t a usual trip report, I’m just transcribing this old report here for reference. Mainly for Ash Hiscock’s usage but I assumed other people may be interested in the report’s contents – it documents dive explorations carried out by Martin Farr, Roger Solari and Colin Fairbairn using the SUSS Hut as a base. I’ve […]

Posted by

Knotlow

Knotlow Mine, Derbyshire 16 Feb 2013 Diver: Tim Webber support : N Sambridge, C Harley I’m trying to gain access to the rest of the Pump Series explored in the 70s Digging trip in the first pool that you normally step over in the blind level, off the bottom of the 210 engine shaft. Head […]

Posted by

Carlswark Resugence

As Carlswark resurgence entrance is actually flowing at the moment, I thought it would be rude not go for a swim. The entrance was snug and there was enough water flow to make entering a bit hard. Once inside I managed to turn round and swim. Vis was mostly poor and milky. I lost the […]