Diaries

Cedarberg

December 8, 1994, 9:00 pm

8 December 1994 [pgs]

party:Flip, pgs

Flip and I left Stellenbosch for the Cedarberg on Monday morning and went to Algeria Forestry Station were we obtained a permit for 4 days. We then went up to the Maltese Cross for lunch. At 17h00 we started walking from from Uitkyk, and climbed up to Die...

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Commemoration Hall

December 7, 1994, 9:00 pm

7 December 1994 [pgs]

party:ANH, pgs

ANH had forgotten the nursery survey so popped on before going up the mountain. We went with him. We had tea at Comm Hall, then went looking for and found, JoLes Cave. A short tunnel with a 5m high terminal chamber. We returned to Silvermine, a I went on t...

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Rooi Afrikaaner Ridge

November 13, 1994, 9:00 pm

13 November 1994 [pgs]

party:JV, pgs

Joan and I left from Silvermine car park, expecting to meet Anthony later. We walked over Rooi Afrikaaner Ridge, past Split Kop, and made our way across the marsh. We did not see any Disas, but did see a number of Watsonia humilis and many gladioli. The...

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Moss n Diamonds

October 30, 1994, 9:00 pm

30 October 1994 [pgs]

party:JV, pgs

Joan and I walked up Spes Bona to Moss and Diamonds. From there we climbed over Ridge Peak to the Main Track side, and investigated the low cliffs just below the summit and above the larger cliffs. I found a number of places where there is strong evidence wat...

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Wieners Well

October 23, 1994, 9:00 pm

23 October 1994 [pgs]

party:JV, ANH, pgs

We walked up towards Spes Bona, and cut up to Wiener's Well. It was the first time I had been there. We surveyed the cave. We could not find either the source or the destination of the water. Anthony went around to the sammler entrance, and we surveye...

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