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Old 01-21-2018, 06:46 PM   #1
Woodly
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A trace of Verplanck

In 1985 I had the privilege of climbing the south slides on Marcy with the late Jim Goodwin [Tony's dad] and George McCleland [spelled wrong probably and also I believe now deceased] of the KV Mountaineer.
Above the slide and in the cripple bush below the summit I found a long iron bar [12ft maybe]. I asked Jim where it likely can from and he said, 'Colvin's Survey'!
Its still up there as far as I know as I couldn't fathom carrying it back to Jim's below the Garden.
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