Himalayan Journal vol.43
The Himalayan Journal
Vol.43

Publication year:
1987

Editor:
Soli S. Mehta
Index
  1. THE ASCENT OF KULA KANGRI FROM TIBET
    (PROF KAZUMASA HIRAI)
  2. EDITORIAL
  3. KANGCHENJUNGA CLIMBED IN WINTER
    (ANDRZEJ MACHNIK)
  4. GYACHUNGKANG, 1986
    (LT COL JEAN-CLAUDE MARMIER)
  5. THE OTHER SIDE OF THE MERA
    (MAL DUFF)
  6. DHAULAGIRI 1984-85
    (ADAM BILCZEWSKI)
  7. DHAULAGIRI I EAST FACE
    (STANE BELAK AND MARJAN KREGAR)
  8. FIRST ASCENT OF SULI TOP
    (RAMAKANT S. MAHADIK)
  9. AN INDO-FRENCH MOUNTAIN ROUND-UP
    (COLONEL BALWANT S. SANDHU)
  10. POLICEMEN IN KEDAR BAMAK
    (P. M. DAS)
  11. INDO -SWEDISH EXPEDITION TO MERU 1986
    (MANDIP SINGH SOIN)
  12. A VERY MODEST MOUNTAIN
    (EMLYN THOMAS)
  13. BASPA AND ROPA, 1986
    (M. H. CONTRACTOR)
  14. A NOTE ON KINNAUR
    (HARISH KAPADIA)
  15. MENTHOSA; ALMOST
    (ALOKE SURIN)
  16. SIA KANGRI, 1986
    (MAJOR K. V. CHERIAN)
  17. SASER KANGRI III 1986
    (S. P. CHAMOLI)
  18. THE SOSBUN GLACIER BASIN
    (LINDSAY GRIFFIN)
  19. 1986 BRITISH K2 EXPEDITION
    (DAVE WILKINSON)
  20. AN ATTEMPT ON GASHERBRUM III, 1985
    (GEOFF COHEN)
  21. EXPEDITIONS AND NOTES
  22. IN MEMORIAM
  23. BOOK REVIEWS
  24. CORRESPONDENCE
  25. CLUB PROCEEDINGS, 1986

CLUB PROCEEDINGS, 1986

The Himalayan Club Committee:

OFFICERS

President ... K. N. Naoroji

Vice-Presidents ... Dr M. L. Biswas

Lt Gen. M. Thomas

S. S. Mehta

Honorary Treasurer ... S. K. Damania

Honorary Secretary ... J. C. Nanavati

Members of Committee

A. B. Ghoshal A. D. Moddie

K. K. Guha G.Ramchandani

Harish Kapadia S. R. Shah

Sanjeev Saith M. S. Soin

S. P. Mahadevia Joydeep Sircar

Honorary Local Secretaries

India

Almora ... N. B. Parekh

Bombay ... M. H. Contractor

Calcutta ... P. K. Ganguli

Chandigarh ... P. M. Das

Darjeeling ... E. D. Avari

Delhi ... Sudhir Sahi

Manali ... John Banon

Srinagar ... Sat Paul Sahni

Nepal ... Mike Cheney

Pakistan ... Nazir Sabir

Australia &

New Zealand ... W. M. Deacock

Czechoslovakia ... V. Smida

France ... Jean Coudray

Great Britain ... R. G. Pettigrew

Japan ... H. Ohtsuka

Italy ... Prof Ardito Desio

Spain .., ... Jose Paytubi

Switzerland ... E. A. Bolinder

U.S.A.: East ... A. J. Kauffman

West ... Nicholas Clinch

Mid ... A. D. Black

Additional Members of Balloting Committee

R. E. Hotz ... Prof C. K. Mitra

Dr H. V, R. Iengar

Other Appointments

Honorary Editor ... S. S. Mehta

Honorary Assistant Editor ... Harish Kapadia

Honorary Librarian ... Anita Singh

Hon. Asstt. Librarians

Bombay ... Vincent James

Calcutta ... A. Guha Thakurta

Hon. Equipment Officer ... Arun P. Samant

Hon. Asstt. Equipment Officers

Calcutta ... P. K. Ganguli

Delhi ... Sandeep Kapur

CLUB NEWS:

A very active year for the Himalayan Club. Many Sectional meetings were organized at Bombay (14), Delhi (10) and Calcutta (3). Bombay section organised the 4th Annual Seminar with many illustrated talks. Annual Club Dinners were held at Bombay (Chief guest Peter Lloyd) and Calcutta.

Himalayan Journal Vol. 42 was published in April while The Himalayan Club Newsletter 40 was published on 17 February.

The Grindlay's Bank Mountain Scholarships were awarded to 5 trainees. Many new books and items of mountaineering equipment were added to the stores. Annual Subscription rates were revised from 1 January, 1987.

The Club membership continues to grow beyond 900 members, spread over all parts of the world. The membership is open to all those who are committed to various aspects of Himalayan interest.

(Full details of the Club activities, 1986, are available in The Himalayan Club Newsletter 40).

Printed in India by S. V. Limaye at India Printing Works, Fort,

Bombay 400 023 and published by J. C. Nanavati, Hon. Secretary,

for The Himalayan Club, P,Q. Box 1905, Bombay 400 001.