1984

In 1984 there were two expeditions to the area. Tresviso 1984 was conducted by Lancaster University Speleological Society (LUSS), continuing the exploration of Torca del Cueto de Los Senderos (Sima 56) and diving projects in Cueva del Rio Chico and Cueva del Nacimiento.

York University Caving and Potholing Club (YUCPC) also undertook a brief recce to the La Mesa area, near Tresviso.

Tresviso 1984 (LUSS)

Summary

  • Sima 56, Frogstar B explored.
  • Dossers Delight now -500m with going passage and no spare rope.
  • Cueva del Rio Chico is dived to a second sump.
  • In Agua the Road to Certain Death sump is dived but not passed.

Members

NameClubNationalityYearExpedName
Tony WhiteUniversity of Leeds Speleological AssocationUK1984Tresviso 1984
Richard BarkerManchester University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Alex WadeLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Andrea WynneLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Chris TurnerLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Claire HutsonLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Colin BoothroydLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Dave BryantLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Eddie DawLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Fran HamptonLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Howard JonesLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Ian GoudeLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Jane BowerLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
John WallworkLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Mark BentleyLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Nick MansfieldLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Paul IbbersonLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Paul WaltonLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Pete IlesLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Pete SmartLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Roddy McLauchlanLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Simon WilsonLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984
Steve FosterLancaster University Speleological SocietyUK1984Tresviso 1984

Documents & Links

  • Tresviso ’84 (no specific report, but included as part of LUSS 4 and the Sima 56 book)
  • Sima 56 (Howard Jones, Dave Checkley, Steve Foster)
  • LUSS 4 (BCRA archives 78mb version)
  • 56 and the Year of the DosserCaves and Caving No. 28 (Howard Jones, 1984)

Picos de Europa 1984 (YUCPC)

Summary

  • Short trip to La Mesa (circa 10 undocumented entrances)

Members

NameClubNationalityYearExpedName
Dave DruryYork University Caving and Potholing ClubUK1984Picos 1984
Dave LloydYork University Caving and Potholing ClubUK1984Picos 1984
Moray StarkYork University Caving and Potholing ClubUK1984Picos 1984
Pete HartleyBradford Pothole ClubUK1984Picos 1984

Documents & Links