1975-09-24

Successfully climbed Mount Everest the highest mountain in the world from the root of the Southwest.

Dougal Haston and Doug Scott is the first in the United Kingdom, successfully climbed Mount Everest the highest mountain in the world from the root of the Southwest.

The first peak in the world in 1953, the Nepalese Sherpa Tenzing Norgay and New Zealander Edmund Hillary was achieved.

Google Earth pointer information on Everest
27°58'49.72"N,86°55'16.58"E
or,
27.980478, 86.921272