Archive

Reference Number:
GB 3075 BNE
Title:
British Nepalese Expedition
Date:
1974
Level:
Fonds
Extent:
one folder
Creator Name 1:
British Nepalese Expedition 1974
Biog/Admin History:
The British Nepalese Expedition, 1974 was partially funded by the Mount Everest Foundation. The summit bid was unsuccessful due to the early onset of the monsoon. The route chosen was via Nampa South (Bobaye on local maps).

The summit was reached a few years later by Tom Hurley and partner.
Acquisition Source:
Donated by Meg Warren c/o BMC
Accession Number:
2009/6
Scope and Content:
Five postcards and one envelope sent by members of the British Nepalese Expedition in 1974.
Access Conditions:
This collection is open for consultation. Readers are advised to contact the Mountain Heritage Trust in advance of their visit in order to make an appointment.
Related Material:
Expedition report held by the Mount Everest Foundation
ArchNote:
Description compiled by Maxine Willett, Archivist,
Rules:
Access Points:
Barron, John
Junkinson, Bob
Kellas, Aly
Leppert, Tom
Mountaineering expeditions
Nepal
Smith, Barry
c.1974
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2350
Created:
2010-01-11 00:00:00
Creator:
M Willett