Inlet 17 Notts II Rick Stantons original dive report.

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Dave R and Rich B requested this… Information from CDG NL94 Jan 1990. Notts Pot dive (undated). Divers were Rick Stanton, Paul Whybro and Chris Jowett. The bit in inverted comments is straight from the CDG NL, the rest is a summary of the Inlet 17 bits. Due to murkey conditions in Sump 3 Rick Stanton decided to look at the clear undived inlet (17) sump. “This was easily passed after about a 20m dive to a low airspace canal … Read More

Inlet 17

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Thursday 19th October 2006. Neil Pacey, Richard Bendall, later Dave Ramsay. Up to White Flag to collect shovels etc. Surveyed and basically closed this dig down. Finished survey legs down to sump 2 and Inlet 17 down stream to Notts III. With 3 shovels, pick axe and bar, good progress made digging channel up to Inlet 17 sump. Will need re-digging as banks collapse and silt washes in but prospects look good for further lowering of the sump. Water levels … Read More

Brown trousers time in Inlet 14

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Inlet 14, Notts II – George, Jude, James. Thursday 15th November. Arrived on the fell to discover that the Knee-Pad Fairy had paid a visit, depositing a brand-spanking-new pair of shiny red knee-pads behind the wall. George and Jude arrived soon afterwards, bringing with them a newly constructed drag-tray to bail the inlet. We were underground around 8pm and soon reached the start of the misery, ready to take the plunge. This moment had been running through my head all … Read More