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Irish Mount Everest 1993

The leader of this large mixed party of climbers from Northern Ireland and Eire achieved the first British/first Irish ascent of the mountain from the north. This was the route attempted unsuccessfully by all the pre-war expeditions.

March - June 1993
Dawson Stelfox with Frank Nugent, Mike Barry, Robbie Fenlon, Mick Murphy, Dermot Somers and Richard O'Neill Dean

Other expeditions nearby