Rock climbs in the Peak

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Published by Peak [District] Committee of the British Mountaineering Council, [Distributed by] Cordee in [Dunblane], Leicester .

Written in English

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Statementeditor: D. Gregory.
ContributionsGregory, Dave., Griffiths, Brian, 19---, Wright, A., British Mountaineering Council. Peak District Committee.
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Open LibraryOL18518638M
ISBN 100903908255

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Meticulously researched and written by a team of local authors, this is the story of the sharp end. THE CHATSWORTH GRITSTONE AREA (Rock Climbs in the Peak #4 - Climbers Club Guides) by Byne, Eric (Compiled By.) COVID Update Novem Biblio is open and shipping orders.

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