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Merdasson is a little knob at 1858m just next to the Dent de Jaman, overlooking
the Montreux -- Rochers de Naye train line. It pokes up on the little ridge between
the Dent de Jaman and the Rochers de Naye, between the Lake Geneva view and the
Montagne d'Amont leading out to the north.
is Ms Wilson, 14 November 1981, still marching straight uphill towards Le Merdasson
just a few hours out from home in Les Avants
Wilson in light snow on top of Le Merdasson, November 1981, in a new FILA jacket.
Peck taking a brief pause on top of Merdasson, in his own new FILA jacket, before
starting down to Les Avants as the snow comes in again.
Peck and his excellent new FILA jacket, which served him very well at fancy-dress
balls and for sleeping in snowcaves in when necessary for the next 15 years or
Merdasson, in the foreground just right of centre, between Jaman (left) and the
Rochers de Naye (top right)
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