Diaries

Sarcophagus Cave

November 7, 1993, 9:00 pm

7 November 1993 [pgs]

ANH, JV, PGS

A telephone call from Anthonius saved me from having to clean the back room. I rushed to Lysander Way where, after much procrastination, Anthonius was finally ready, and we left. As Antonius could not find his bottle of Flurocine, we returned to Whitsands to...

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Myburgh's Waterfall Ravine

October 17, 1993, 9:00 pm

17 October 1993 [pgs]

PGS, ANH

At about 10h00, Anthony's nerve broke, and he called Petrus. Yet another win in the on-going 'Who will not phone phirst?' competition. After lengthy negotiations, we finally met at 7 Lysander Way, and thence made our way to Hout Bay by about noon. We climbed Mybu...

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Hungry Harry's

September 25, 1993, 9:00 pm

25 September 1993 [pgs]

PGS, ANH

Patricia was recovering from the dreaded stomach type lurgy and Joan was still struck low, when intrepid young Petrus, and his trusty man servant Anthonius arrived at Duignam Road. In this sickly household, we immediately snapped into action, and ordered tea, th...

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Peck's Valley

September 19, 1993, 9:00 pm

19 September 1993 [pgs]

JV, PGS

Joan and I left Duignam Road at about 15h00 and walked along Boyes drive to Abe Bailies Grave. We took the path up the valley about the grave, cut across to Peck's valley and thence, via the main path, up the valley. A large boulder appears to have fallen out of...

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Kliphuis

September 12, 1993, 9:00 pm

12 September 1993 [pgs]

Pgs, JV

We left Duignam road at about 15h00, and walked along Boyes Drive as far as St James corner. We went up the valley above Abe Baillie's grave, crossed below the Noonday Rest beacon, and went up Peck's Valley. After a while, we lost the path, and bashed on through...

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