Grampian Speleological Group logos
- The `arms' were designed by Alan L Jeffreys, incorporating the following
The Gaelic motto, Tha Tiograichean an Seo was compiled by Dick Grindley and
is an attempt to translate the sort of statement made on old-fashioned maps,
ie. "Heere be Tygers." The letters GSG are Celtic in origin.
- The Scottish Saltire
- A rampant lion of Scottish style - converted to a tiger (caving parlance
for a hard man) climbing a wire ladder.
- The `Boot' was drawn by Pete (Snab) MacNab, one of a series of surreal
cartoons he created in the mid-1960s and was first used on the
1974 GSG Dinner Menu. The original was not in silhouette but this
was changed when a GSG `Compliments' card was published.
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