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Rock Climbing Photo: Start of it all 1953/4. This was a full rack of ge...
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By Jim Howe
From: Salt Lake city
Dec 9, 2011
That is a fantastic photo... you have inspired me for the last 30+ years of my climbing life
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Start of it all 1953/4. This was a full rack of gear and of course Harris Tweed lycra! Iron X-Army biners.Eventually tested out at about 250 lbs. 120' 11m gold line type rope.slings 1/4" gold line slings.Foot wear Hiking vebram boots or 30 cent sneakers from the Woolworth store

Submitted By: USBRIT Ross on Oct 30, 2011
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