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The Claw** HVS 5a

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41m, 2 pitches. Climb the tricky, thin crack to a recess (and a cop-out lower-off). Battle up the awkward, leaning chimney to a ledge and possible stance on the left. Finish as for Claw Left-hand along the ramp or by escaping leftwards. © ROCKFAX
Starts just right of "Claw Left-Hand". 1) 5a, 21m. The thin crack (tricky) to the chimney. Climb this to a stance on the left. 2) 4c, 20m. Finish as for "Claw Left-Hand". (First Free Ascent J.Street 1967)
A.Critchlow, R.Hassal (1pt) 1965
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 18 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Roget - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/13 with jim

Lead up to the thread lower off - felt hard for 5a!
BeccaSnowden - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/11 with Tom

thomasadixon - 2nd O/S - 20/Apr/11 with Becca

Hannes B - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/10 with Rik

cem - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/10 with Rob Truckle

Hidden - Lead - 2010

Hidden - Lead - 09/Sep/07

Dave Bond - Lead O/S - 10/May/05 with charles

Different Steve - 2nd O/S - 2000 with Martin Hore

marcoleptic - Lead - 2000

Hidden - Lead - 13/Jul/96

mikej - 2nd - 15/May/94 with Nick Salmon

Stoney Boy - 2nd - 1986 with Steve Wigmore

2,L.
charlesmfrench - AltLd O/S - 12/Feb/84

Mark Kemball - Lead - 03/Feb/82 with Willie Todd

Nigel Bond - Lead - 17/Jun/79 with Andy Brown, Martin Crosby

Derek Ryden - AltLd O/S - 1978 with Andy Draper

mikej - 2nd - 02/Sep/73 with Geoff Williams

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