Photographed on the mist covered slopes of Ben Macdhui in the Cairngorms by Anthony Sargeant. Mr Gordon and Mr Grant were schoolmasters of the old school who dedicated their lives to the enriching of the experiences of their young charges. 34 more words
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This black and white photograph was taken by Anthony Sargeant during a visit to the Cairngorms made in the summer of 1959. It shows the pass called the Lairig Ghru that divides the massif into two blocks.The two week camping trip was undertaken by the members of the newly formed Explorers’ Club of Haberdashers’Aske’s Boys’ School in South London. 73 more words
Haberdashers’ Aske’s Explorers’ Club in the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland in the summer of 1959
Stopped for something to eat on the summit of Cairngorm. Bob Tweddle is seen standing and seated on the right wearing a bobble hat is Alan Vincent.Others difficult to identify. Photographed by Tony Sargeant.
The summit of Angel’s Peak which we climbed at night to watch the sunrise over the mountains. A sensational sight never forgotten by Anthony Sargeant. Taken a little after the first break of dawn some of the morning mist which at first light carpeted the valleys like a sea below us is still clinging to the shade of the hillsides. 6 more words
Black Spout Gulley on Lochnagar at the top of the scree slope which was our route to the top of the mountain. Photographed by Tony Sargeant. 31 more words
Mark Baxter taking a photograph of the Country House Hotel where we stopped for lunch on the way to the Cairngorms by coach from Aberdeen. We had traveled to Aberdeen on the overnight sleeper from London. 39 more words