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NUPTSE FIRST ASCENT EXPEDITION POSTCARD 1961 SIGNED BY THE WHOLE TEAM
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This is an original expedition post card of a British expedition that made the first ascent of Nuptse, at 7,861 meters, 25,791 feet, a sister peak to Lhotse and Everest. The main peak, Nuptse I, was first climbed on May 16, 1961 by Dennis Davis and Sherpa Tashi and the following day by Chris Bonington, Les Brown, James Swallow and Pemba Sherpa, members of a British expedition led by Joe Walmsley.

The card is signed by all the British climbers including Chris Bonington, and probably by the Sherpa Tashi who summited as well. The summiteers were Dennis Davis and Sherpa Tashi and the following day by Chris Bonington, Les Brown, James Swallow. 

The card was mailed to Mrs. M Walmsley in Manchester England, either the mother or wife of expedition leader J. Walmsley. The card is in excellent condition, and the Nepali stamps have images of Everest and Macha Puchhre, now spelled Machapuchare.

J. Walmsley
Chris Bonington
Les Brown
Simon Clark
Dennis Davis
Jim Lovelock
G John Streetly
Dr J Swallow
Chris Jones
Angtsering, Sirdar
Angytsering, Cook
Tashi
Nawang Dorje
Nima Tensing
Ang Pemba
Taki Cook Boy
Edgar, Cook Boy










  

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