Rockfax Description
The main groove on the left-hand side of the buttress leads past the right side of a jutting block and into a shallow chimney. © Rockfax

FA. Fred Piggott early 1920s 1922

Ticklists: Stanage; Diffs on the cliffs.

kp64zl 14/Nov Lead O/S
with Keith, Giles
myrddinmuse 25/Oct Solo O/S

In approach shoes, and a bit sketchy since some turd had decided to throw their relatives ashes over the cliff, covering every hold in a layer of human remains. Grim.

Hidden 10/Oct Lead O/S
escape 09/Oct 2nd
with Debs
Duncan Beard 03/Oct Solo


Hidden 13/Sep Lead
the power 29/Aug Solo
with Billy
erica 23/Aug 2nd
with John
John Brayshaw 23/Aug Lead O/S

Passed the bulge on the right as it appeared the more challenging option, and that certainly proved to be the case!

with Erica
the power 20/Aug Solo
dr_botnik 20/Aug Solo O/S
Hidden 17/Aug Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Jul 2nd O/S
Hidden 19/Jul 2nd O/S
chrisbrown2050 18/Jul Lead O/S
with Bryony Maddams
Hidden 11/Jul Lead O/S
LakesWinter 05/Jul Solo
with No one
Mike Bayley 04/Jul Lead O/S
with KJ
funkyvin1 20/Jun 2nd
Jack Whiteley 16/Jun Lead O/S
with Chris T
Griff1990 15/Jun Lead O/S
with Dave Atkinson
Lukem6 30/May Solo rpt
mky77 30/May Solo O/S
Jamie Everitt 30/May Solo O/S
with Joseff, Rebekka Brandt, Jack Buckle
josefft 30/May 2nd O/S
Chris Oldfield 23/May Solo rpt

and then seconded after Corin's second lead!

with Corin
AlexHewitt90 23/May Lead O/S
Ciaran Mullan 22/May Solo O/S
Felicityleigh-hudson 22/May Lead O/S
Paul Hy 16/May Lead O/S
with Sally
Kagres 16/May Lead O/S
MSchobitz 18/Apr Solo O/S
Hidden 18/Apr 2nd rpt
Hidden 17/Apr Lead O/S
Steve Bartle 17/Apr 2nd O/S
Hidden 11/Apr 2nd
Hidden 07/Apr Lead
ju59 07/Apr Lead
with Helen
Hidden 07/Apr 2nd
Hidden 07/Apr Solo
Hidden 07/Apr Solo
jennysknight 05/Apr Lead O/S

First trad lead

jshields 04/Apr Lead
DannyH001 04/Apr 2nd
dansimkin 04/Apr Lead O/S
with Kira Roberts
Hidden 27/Mar Lead O/S
Mayaculpa 22/Mar Lead
with Peter
pheotleyr 22/Mar Solo O/S
with Mike
David_Gledson 10/Mar Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Feb Lead O/S
partz 21/Feb Lead O/S

Spindrift Scottish conditions

with Tom Fuller
suds_01 ??/2015 -
suds_01 ??/2015 -
suds_01 ??/2015 -
sampollitt 26/Oct/14 Solo O/S
helnewilliamson ?/Oct/14 2nd
lee1234 21/Sep/14 Lead O/S
with Paul Hy
the power 21/Sep/14 Solo
Paul Hy 21/Sep/14 2nd O/S
with Lee W
cookie002 04/Sep/14 Lead O/S
OliverRoss 02/Sep/14 Solo O/S
MLH 31/Aug/14 Lead rpt
with Andy L-H
mikestr555 03/Aug/14 Solo
twildingsteele 26/Jul/14 2nd
Hidden 21/Jul/14 Solo O/S
razzorbuzz 05/Jul/14 2nd O/S
with Mike
mcrockett 05/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Marmoset 01/Jul/14 Lead O/S
Alex_Derbyshire 01/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Another lead seconded by Liam

mrteale 17/Jun/14 Solo O/S
MrBIond 17/Jun/14 Solo
Hidden 14/Jun/14 Lead
tom15y2kn2 05/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Kirill 31/May/14 2nd O/S

Excellent choice for practicing placing gear. Mari managed to get a runner every 50cm.

with Mari Ijas
Hidden 31/May/14 2nd
Hidden 26/May/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/May/14 Lead rpt
FlavioL1989 25/May/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 17/May/14 2nd
MLH 14/May/14 Lead O/S
paulcolvin83 14/May/14 2nd
with michael lumley-holmes
Hidden 18/Apr/14 2nd
Hidden 05/Apr/14 Lead O/S
fidean ?/Apr/14 2nd

With rich and Claire

Simon_87 ?/Apr/14 Lead
Hidden 11/Jan/14 2nd O/S
Dan Arkle ??/2014 -
Lukem6 ??/2014 Solo O/S
Hidden 09/Nov/13 Lead O/S
joeallen28 19/Oct/13 2nd O/S
tomsimpson89 19/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Natalyaaa 06/Oct/13 Solo
Hidden 06/Oct/13 Solo
Andy Moles 30/Sep/13 Solo O/S
with -
alaster tonge 20/Sep/13 Solo
TimPerkin 20/Sep/13 Solo
with Mike Porter, Richard Harris
dobby 200 29/Aug/13 2nd O/S
with Ros
amy91 12/Jul/13 Lead
with Julia Hinchliffe
Jules_Julia 12/Jul/13 2nd O/S
ian2707 10/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Kyle
gr0c0 10/Jul/13 2nd
with Ian
BStar 05/Jul/13 Lead O/S
with Rachael
Rachael88 05/Jul/13 2nd
with Adam
victim of mathematics 01/Jul/13 Solo rpt

In descent

Hidden 30/Jun/13 2nd O/S
anthonylewis 30/Jun/13 Lead O/S
lcullum7 17/Jun/13 Solo O/S
Ian MK 02/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Emma
Alaric 01/Jun/13 2nd O/S
with Kirsty McL
Dan Geh 19/May/13 Solo O/S
with Charlie, Emma
jonnyblindsign 05/May/13 Lead β
Hidden 05/May/13 2nd O/S
gsavell 28/Apr/13 2nd O/S
with Sarah Knight
AlanPedrick ??/2013 -
PLM ??/2013 -
Hidden 29/Nov/12 Solo
JdotP 20/Oct/12 2nd O/S
with The Boy Wunda, Stanislav Huska
LesserTrochanter 20/Oct/12 2nd
with Michael Finegan, John Proctor
Hidden 07/Oct/12 Solo O/S
Mike W 04/Oct/12 Solo O/S
coffeepot 09/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with jelaby
jelaby 09/Sep/12 2nd β
Nick F Smith 04/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Kat4kgb 04/Sep/12 2nd
Marcin78 24/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Paul Ingate
Hidden 08/Aug/12 TR
stevorobs3 01/Aug/12 2nd O/S
with Xandra
missxandrabee 01/Aug/12 Lead O/S

Steve challenged me to place all the quick draws, so I did. At the top, one move away from the finish, I placed four extra cams. It was fun. Not really a chimney. 1 star.

with Steve
deacondeacon 26/Jul/12 Solo
howlingbaboon 14/Jul/12 Solo rpt
mikej 26/Jun/12 Solo
with Rick Naylor
Hidden 23/Jun/12 Lead O/S
danceswithcats 18/Jun/12 Lead O/S
Keith11 04/Jun/12 TR O/S
gavinpeach 30/May/12 Solo O/S
andrewgarratt 20/May/12 Lead O/S
with Claire
Hidden 19/May/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 13/May/12 Solo
Hidden 14/Apr/12 Solo
Jackwd 24/Mar/12 Solo O/S

Easy, bum shuffled at one point though.

nutty_didz 22/Mar/12 2nd O/S
with Josh Dickerson
valentinesbabe 21/Mar/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Feb/12 Lead O/S
tsl42 25/Feb/12 2nd O/S
with Liam Brown
Ross.Cooper 21/Feb/12 Solo O/S
Chris Manasseh 30/Oct/11 Solo
robbiek 29/Oct/11 2nd
with Josie Venables, Dan Staff
Dan_Staff 29/Oct/11 2nd
Hidden 29/Oct/11 Lead O/S
seanlikeskites 22/Oct/11 2nd O/S
jockpat 22/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Sep/11 2nd
victim of mathematics 15/Sep/11 Solo rpt
Hidden 15/Sep/11 Solo O/S
rocktigger 05/Sep/11 Solo O/S
with Ben
Ron 28/Aug/11 Lead rpt
with Chris R
al123 24/Aug/11 Solo
Hidden 19/Aug/11 Lead
mountaingoatgirl 01/Aug/11 Solo
chubbyclimber 23/Jul/11 Solo
Luke_G 23/Jul/11 Lead O/S

Nothing Special

with Kevin
Danny Crump 23/Jul/11 Solo
Mick Loughran 23/Jul/11 Lead
Hidden 23/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Kevin Walker 23/Jul/11 2nd
with Ben, Luke
Hidden 14/Jul/11 Solo
TRFrost 10/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 10/Jul/11 2nd
Hidden 10/Jul/11 Lead
Hidden 01/Jul/11 Solo O/S
thoabb 27/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Mark, Rob
Ramblin dave 18/Jun/11 Lead
with Zena, Jenny
Gerallt Owain 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/11 2nd
Hidden 04/Jun/11 2nd O/S
j.hubbard 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S
antmorgan1991 02/Jun/11 2nd O/S
with Ross Monaghan
Hidden 16/May/11 Solo
nick ferro 22/Apr/11 -
Hidden 22/Apr/11 Solo O/S
SuperstarDJ 10/Apr/11 2nd
Gerlach 10/Apr/11 Lead
gronbech 03/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Robin & Edward
Low Roller 1-1 26/Mar/11 Lead O/S
lithos 24/Mar/11 Solo
with ade
uphillnow ??/2011 -
migs493 31/Dec/10 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Dec/10 -
tallphil 14/Nov/10 2nd O/S
pete1185 14/Nov/10 Lead
Hidden 07/Nov/10 Lead
Rob Laird 19/Oct/10 Solo O/S
mr random 19/Oct/10 Solo


Sam Simpson 28/Sep/10 Solo O/S
kev82 30/Aug/10 Lead O/S
popebenedictus 16/Aug/10 Solo O/S
with Soloed
WalnutHorse 23/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Hidden 06/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Will_Maxwell 06/Jul/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 04/Jul/10 Lead O/S
razzorbuzz 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Darren Tracey, Vicki
razzorbuzz 03/Jul/10 TR rpt

Set up a few Tope-Ropes for Darren and his Brother to climb

with Darren Tracey, Vicki
philbish 04/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 31/May/10 Lead
Hidden 31/May/10 Solo rpt
Troi 27/May/10 Lead O/S
edd rab 20/May/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 08/May/10 Lead
Hidden 16/Apr/10 Lead O/S
georgenvk 11/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Apr/10 Solo O/S
Ander 13/Mar/10 Solo

Keeping an eye on Rowelsy on his first lead ;)

andrew sandercock 07/Mar/10 Solo O/S
Adam Potter 17/Oct/09 Solo O/S
dannyboy83 17/Oct/09 Solo O/S
BennoC 26/Sep/09 2nd
with Bruno, Stace
staceated 26/Sep/09 Lead O/S
with alex bruno, ben
antmorgan1991 22/Sep/09 2nd O/S
X-tremist 13/Sep/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Sep/09 Solo
Pete Graham 07/Sep/09 Solo
Hidden 24/Aug/09 2nd β
Blurgy319 09/Aug/09 2nd
with Nick Kearney, Marcus Littler
Karlos 08/Aug/09 Solo
Lisa Lashes Wharton 07/Aug/09 2nd
krikoman 11/Jul/09 Solo

Nice easy climb

holly138 09/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Ross
Ross Hendry 09/Jul/09 2nd O/S
mic_b 27/Jun/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 27/Jun/09 Solo
sylwia ?/Jun/09 -
Snowboy 31/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/May/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/May/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 29/May/09 Lead O/S
alwyn101 10/May/09 2nd O/S
with Anita
tsl42 09/May/09 Lead O/S

Think it was this one, first onsight trad lead.

with Nick
Jon Dittman 26/Apr/09 Solo
Pilch 23/Apr/09 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Mar/09 2nd
liam jay ??/2009 -
Stig 06/Dec/08 Solo O/S

in descent

scottski 27/Sep/08 Lead O/S
with A.Cooley
SteveM 10/Sep/08 Solo O/S
howlingbaboon 22/Jul/08 Solo O/S
CupFullOf Mead 08/Jun/08 Solo O/S

First solo. Messing about and found myself halfway up so thought i might as well finish it.

The Bad Cough 08/Jun/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 16/Feb/08 Solo dnf
Hidden 12/Jan/08 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Jan/08 Lead
tradguy 13/Oct/07 2nd O/S
with Charlie Pickin
Graeme Hammond 20/Sep/07 Solo rpt
deadlock 16/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Ben Davies-Nash
Hidden 15/Sep/07 Lead
Hidden 29/Aug/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 04/Aug/07 Lead
bobpilgrem 03/Aug/07 Lead O/S
Calder 22/Jul/07 2nd
Mike Lee 12/Jun/07 Solo
Hidden 26/May/07 Solo O/S
mark20 26/May/07 Lead O/S

Good climb, easy with a nice crux passing the block at mid-height.

Hidden 26/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/May/07 Solo
Hidden 05/May/07 Solo
default_slipper 05/May/07 Solo O/S
Jim Vach 29/Apr/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Apr/07 Solo
craig matheson ?/Apr/07 Solo
Hidden 10/Mar/07 Solo O/S
Pythonist 02/Mar/07 Solo O/S
with Teddington
benjhans ?/Mar/07 Solo
Graeme Hammond 06/Feb/07 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden 29/Oct/06 2nd
Hidden 29/Oct/06 Lead
Hidden 28/Oct/06 Lead
Dave Wearing 30/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with Gybebunny, Jason Kirk.
Gybebunny 30/Sep/06 2nd
with Dave W, Jason K
Hidden 30/Sep/06 2nd O/S
SecretSquirrel 05/Sep/06 Solo
CJE 27/Aug/06 2nd
with Dan Parsons
Hidden 22/Jul/06 Lead O/S
janbutternutsquash 10/May/06 2nd
with Ali
Tobias at Home ??/2006 -
Nicos 20/Oct/05 Solo O/S
with solo
Paul Tomo 09/Oct/05 Lead O/S
with Justin
Budge 14/Jul/05 Solo O/S
greg101 11/Jul/05 Solo
Hidden 11/Jul/05 Solo
victim of mathematics 10/Jul/05 Solo O/S
Marc Murphy ?/Jul/05 Lead
Hidden 12/Jun/05 Lead rpt
Jacob Ram 05/Jun/05 Lead
with elisa best
Hidden 08/Oct/04 Solo
maria85 03/Oct/04 2nd
with ?
Owen W-G 31/Aug/04 Solo O/S
with Jody
Hidden 10/Jun/04 Lead
DundeeDave 17/Apr/04 Solo
with Eva Ticke
tobydunford 15/Sep/03 Solo O/S
Simon Caldwell 12/Jul/03 2nd O/S
with Carmen
Phil West 21/Jun/03 Solo O/S
mreynolds 24/May/03 2nd O/S
timreynolds 24/May/03 Lead O/S
with Dan Janman, Matt Reynolds
DorsetGareth 29/Mar/03 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Mar/03 2nd
DerwentDiluted 17/May/02 Solo
Hidden 04/May/02 Solo O/S
John Andrew Simpson ??/2002 Lead O/S
with Martin Hepworth
Goody 09/Jun/01 TR O/S
Rock Fairy ??/2001 Solo
Hidden ?/Sep/00 Solo O/S
Hidden 13/Aug/00 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/May/00 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/00 Solo
andy tetsill ?/Jul/97 Solo
Rampikino 27/May/97 Solo
buxtoncoffeelover 27/May/97 Solo
JiveWeasel 30/Mar/96 Lead
Ian Archer 12/Jul/95 Solo O/S
chris d williams 12/Jul/95 Solo
Chris Ellis 22/May/95 Solo
Scott McRae 07/Aug/93 Solo O/S
Hidden 29/Aug/92 Solo O/S
Hammy 14/Jun/92 Solo
babymoac 14/Apr/91 Solo
Laramadness 30/Jul/90 Solo
Marti999 ??/1990 Lead
goi.ashmore 04/Oct/89 Solo O/S
Andy Say 04/Sep/89 Solo
tapley 21/Sep/88 -
steve prior ?/Jun/87 Solo
Iain Thow 04/Oct/86 Solo
Tom V 04/Jun/86 Solo
Hidden ??/1986 Lead O/S
Nigel Bond 22/Jul/80 Solo
Chris Terrey ??/1979 Solo
rogerskews ??/1972 -
mikej 03/Jul/67 Solo
with Geoff Williams
Hidden 22/May/65 Solo
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