Camping PracticeCamping


1/ The ridge tent, summer 1961 Graham Vrley second from left.
2/ Kit inspection (Awaits Captain Mainwaring)
3/ The Itisa tent. L to R;Grahame varley D. Waddington, Peter Hartingdon. Summer 1961.
4/ The Itesa tent. Graham varley on the left. (Not sure if this was an actual trade name for these tents, but they were certainly something a bit special in their day.)

This would probably have been the camping club enjoying a bit of practise tent erection, and certainly great store was made of kit presentation. Like all elements of day to day life at Linton, everything had its order, and the moto was 'if a jobs worth doing, its worth doing right'.