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Jitter Face** HS 4a

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[Dunc on Jitter Face, Stanage, 2 kb]14m. Start below the centre of the face and climb until sloping holds lead diagonally right towards the arete. After a couple of moves up, traverse back left to join The Kirkus Original. Easy but unprotected and above a poor landing; care required. © ROCKFAX
Various finishes are possible

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Eastern Grit: Top 500, Stanage Routes Graded List, Stanage 100 VD - VS, Peak Gritstone S-HVS **+.

Photo: Dunc on Jitter Face, Stanage © LiannaB
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 260 logbooks, and on 9 wishlists.

Nice
rurp - TR O/S - 27/Aug/14

Alasdair88 - Solo O/S - 06/Aug/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Jul/14

davidanthony - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Jun/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/14

Green and slimy!
Lovelace1967 - 2nd O/S - 31/May/14 with Mike Thornewill

Don Jebus - Solo O/S - 31/May/14

Hidden - Solo - 26/May/14

WillDoyle - Lead - 16/May/14

sgl - Solo - 16/May/14

Dafydd Llywelyn - Solo O/S - 19/Apr/14

RKernan - Solo - 15/Apr/14

Sam Hockley - Solo O/S - 06/Apr/14

Nick1812P - Solo O/S - 01/Apr/14 with Ben

A nice solo. The hard bit is finding where u would put gear in if leading. ..
luke glaister - Solo O/S - 09/Mar/14 with casey johns

casey johns - Solo O/S - 09/Mar/14

Wolfy1987 NEWMC - Lead - Mar/14

GuitarGenius92 - Lead O/S - 22/Feb/14 with James Lawson

Hidden - Solo - 16/Feb/14

Tithe Technique - 2nd O/S - 25/Nov/13 with Angela Paul, Charley Fell

Pretty much all footwork so didn't matter too much about the dodgy tendon :-) Thought I'd done it before as it seemed really familiar but it isn't in my log so must've just looked at it a lot (either that or I've done it before and forgotten to log it!) :-)
valentinesbabe - TR O/S - 25/Nov/13 with Charley Fell, Kevin Tithe

Hidden - Solo - 06/Oct/13

rashwell - Lead - 14/Sep/13

Hardcore Pat - Solo O/S - 04/Sep/13

Hidden - Solo - 19/Aug/13

Nice route, the lack of gear does improve the quality of the experience actually.
Quarryboy - Solo O/S - 13/Aug/13 with James Rich, Rob Stanfield

James Oakes - Solo rpt - 01/Aug/13 with Hamish Legge, Gareth Hooson

Fragmod - Solo - 01/Aug/13

hlegge - Solo - 01/Aug/13

James Oakes - Solo O/S - 30/Jul/13

dr_botnik - Solo O/S - 16/Jun/13

nai - Solo O/S - 10/Jun/13

colin milton - Solo - 10/Jun/13

Liam Ingram - Solo O/S - 02/Mar/13

Stig - Solo rpt - 19/Feb/13

papashango - Solo - 13/Jan/13 with Stu

Nick Sillem - Solo O/S - 2013

Unprotectable really does mean no gear...
Rob Laird - Lead O/S - 2013

catty_9 - 2nd - 20/Oct/12 with Rebekah Hailes, Ollie Stevens

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/12

Didn't traverse very far right, so between Jitter Face and THe Kirkus Original. So HS/VS 4a/4b ish.
eduardo - Solo O/S - 07/Oct/12

Mike W - Solo O/S - 04/Oct/12

as there's no pro, did it on TR
Paul Hy - TR O/S - 16/Sep/12 with Ian

Martin Davies - Solo O/S - 14/Sep/12

Reachy
harold walmsley - Solo rpt - 04/Sep/12

bullybones - Solo - 03/Sep/12

buxtoncoffeelover - Solo - 20/Aug/12

Well done Kev - bold lead first of the day
Jeremy Wilton - 2nd O/S - 18/Aug/12 with Mark Bathe, Kevin Gibbs

Hidden - Lead - 12/Aug/12

deacondeacon - Solo O/S - 27/Jul/12

Ian JL - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12

bradburyd - 2nd O/S - 16/May/12

Andy Peak 1 - Solo - 12/May/12

h-hewlett - Lead - May/12

Hidden - Solo - 01/Apr/12

Hidden - Solo - 01/Apr/12

Billg - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/12 with Phoebe Gregory

Michael Aylen - 2nd - 19/Mar/12

akhughes - Solo O/S - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Scott Dunkley - 2012 with Scott A, lewist1993

JRSB1991 - Lead O/S - Oct/11

ian d f - Solo O/S - 26/Sep/11

stevorobs3 - Solo O/S - 26/Sep/11

al123 - Solo - 24/Aug/11

daviesp2 - TR - 20/Aug/11

Stig - Solo rpt - 03/Aug/11

SteveM - Solo - 14/Jul/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Jul/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/Jul/11

lanc23 - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/11

JRae - Solo - 29/Jun/11

Gritstone soloing perfection
mark20 - Solo O/S - 29/Jun/11

Solo with rope for second. Very pleasant!
Daniel Heath - Solo O/S - 28/Jun/11

Hidden - Solo - 28/Jun/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 06/Jun/11

wi11 - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/11

simon1965 - Solo - 03/May/11

PeteH - Solo O/S - 18/Apr/11

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 14/Apr/11

clukins - Solo O/S - 19/Mar/11

Couldn't quite bring myself to solo Kirku's Original so did this as a coped onto this.
Brannock - Solo O/S - 19/Mar/11

David Smith - 2011

PAJames - 2011

Hidden - Dec/10

dpmUK - Solo O/S - 04/Sep/10

Spence22 - Solo O/S - 27/Aug/10

popebenedictus - Solo O/S - 16/Aug/10 with Soloed

Jim Slater - Solo O/S - 10/Aug/10

No longer think a sandbag at HS. Think in the past I probably went too high/right.
Si dH - Solo rpt - 05/Aug/10

garywong - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/10 with Mal Mallon, Paul Taylor

Hidden - Solo O/S - Aug/10

Marc Murphy - AltLd - Aug/10

JamieSparkes - Solo O/S - 29/Jul/10 with Nick, Claire

Garron - Solo rpt - 17/Jul/10

gordonday - Solo O/S - 10/Jul/10

geddicakes - Solo O/S - 06/Jul/10

Jon Dittman - Solo - 16/Jun/10

nadeem - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 23/May/10

pldarch - Solo - 15/May/10

Warm-up seconding Jen.
sjblake - 2nd - 15/May/10 with jenny williams

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 20/Apr/10

Jim Malo - 2nd - 11/Apr/10

Rhythm24 - Solo O/S - 10/Apr/10

howlingbaboon - Solo O/S - 21/Mar/10

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - Solo - 2010

lauramfletcher - 2nd O/S - 17/Oct/09

simon1965 - Solo - 23/Sep/09

David Robinson - Lead - 21/Sep/09

PenJD - Solo - 12/Sep/09 with Simon and Miles

Pete Graham - Solo - 07/Sep/09

chris murnin - Lead - 02/Sep/09

Alfredo - Solo - 07/Aug/09

Brown - Solo O/S - 03/Aug/09 with Solo

smudge - Solo O/S - 31/Jul/09

Hidden - Solo - 10/Jul/09

willoates - Solo O/S - Jul/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 22/Jun/09

Jon Dittman - Solo - 09/Jun/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Apr/09

A tad bold for the grade
Ropeboy - Solo - 25/Apr/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/Apr/09

HS, 4a, Route3, p265
HansUDes - TR O/S - 30/Mar/09

tlr - Solo - 20/Mar/09

craig d - Solo - 30/Aug/08

petemeads - Solo - 29/Aug/08

maybe_si - Solo O/S - 21/Jul/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/08

Chris Ellis - 2nd - 07/Jun/08 with Steve Wade

Creep_pea - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/08 with Matt

Franco Cookson OLD - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/08

Mike W - Solo - Jun/08

Matthallinan - Solo - 17/May/08

Hidden - Solo - 17/May/08

Matthallinan - Solo - 01/May/08

mikeyg - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/08 with Nick Fishbourne

Hidden - AltLd - 11/Apr/08

Em66 - 2nd - 23/Mar/08 with Mat

Hidden - Solo O/S - 13/Feb/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Alfredo - Solo - Oct/07

Chris the Tall - Solo rpt - 27/Aug/07

bullwinkle - Solo O/S - 23/Aug/07

tlr - Solo - 31/Jul/07

Stig - Solo - 28/Jul/07

Pythonist - Solo O/S - 28/Jul/07 with Dad

mic_b - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/07 with fruitcake72

edmund94 - Solo O/S - 18/May/07

Jim Vach - Solo O/S - 11/May/07

Hidden - Solo - 24/Apr/07

feilx - Solo O/S - 06/Apr/07

roberto18 - Lead - 05/Apr/07 with Helen Kennedy

Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 02/Mar/07

aztec_bums - 2nd O/S - 03/Feb/07 with tom nichols

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/07

Hidden - 2007

drysori - 2007

Sidekick - Solo O/S - 2007

The_Boy_ODwyer - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/06 with Tom and Rob

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Sep/06

crossdressingrodney - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/06 with victim of mathematics

victim of mathematics - 2nd O/S - 08/Jul/06 with crossdressingrodney

munnsy - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/06

Phil Jennings - TR O/S - 28/Jun/06 with Woodseats Venture Unit#

rubbish protection - the only place where you can put something resonable is just below the top ledge... it was scary...
Maciek Plonczynski - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/06

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo O/S - 24/Jun/06

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Jun/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/May/06

Jus - Solo - May/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Apr/06

Chris the Tall - Solo rpt - 27/Apr/06

dan gibson - 2nd - 24/Apr/06 with martina

Nicos - Solo O/S - 04/Apr/06 with solo

Tobias at Home - 2006

Hidden - Lead - Dec/05

Owen W-G - Solo O/S - 14/Oct/05 with Max

I think this is the biggest sandbag ever, I find it harder than townsends, no idea how!
Si dH - Solo rpt - 23/Jul/05

Stig - Solo O/S - 14/Jul/05 with Charlie Reade-Jahn

ChrisJD - Lead - Apr/05 with Clare

Mark Riley - Lead O/S - Apr/05 with Milly

Zoomer - Solo - 04/Jun/04

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/May/04

LankyPaddy - Solo O/S - 01/May/04

JohnHutch - TR - 23/Apr/04 with self belay

Hidden - Solo - Sep/03

PenJD - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/03 with Robin

Phil West - Solo rpt - 21/Jun/03

Hidden - 2nd - 27/May/03

Hidden - Lead - 26/May/03

Hidden - Solo O/S - 15/Mar/03

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2003

Lev - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/02 with Cormac McFarlane

Hidden - 2nd - May/02

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 19/Apr/02

Jon Greengrass - 2002

rocktigger - Lead O/S - 2002 with Clare

Was graded V diff when I did it.
EddieA - Solo O/S - 28/Aug/01

Will Gordon - Lead O/S - Jul/01 with Rob Gleeson

Hidden - Solo - 09/May/01

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 17/Sep/00 with Chris

Hidden - Solo O/S - Sep/00

Got offline finished up the harder arete, poor protection for the leader. Stood on the arete for ages, after all my gear had fallen out, contemplating how long my future was :-). Easy escape in the end just blind holds.
CAPRICORN - Lead dog - 03/May/00 with Kieron Gibbons

Had to be rescued from the crux!
Phil West - Lead dnf - 01/May/00 with David Atherton

Hidden - Lead - 2000

Hidden - 2000

Rock Fairy - 2nd - 2000

scared me to death...
kevtoo04 - Solo - 2000

The Pylon King - Lead O/S - 2000

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2000

Roget - Solo O/S - 25/Sep/99 with jon

Gilgar - Lead O/S - 1999 with Ryan Edwards, Duncan Barrack

orb - Lead O/S - Sep/98 with ?

orb - Lead O/S - Sep/98 with ?

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/98

bigphil - Solo - 18/Jun/98

martroberts - Solo O/S - 31/May/98

MONKEY78 - Lead O/S - 31/Jan/98 with Dave Irving

borderline - Solo O/S - Jul/97

TobyA - Solo O/S - 01/Jul/96

rurp - Lead O/S - 1996

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/95

Hidden - Lead - 29/Jul/95

John Southworth - Solo O/S - 16/Jul/95

Hidden - Solo - 09/Aug/94

Hidden - Solo - 07/Aug/94

Hidden - Lead - 23/Jul/94

Hidden - Solo - 13/May/94

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Jul/92

Hidden - TR - 02/May/92

babymoac - Lead - 13/Jul/91 with Linda & July

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Jun/91

NickJH - Solo - Jul/90

tapley - 21/May/90

Marti999 - Lead - 1990

Chris the Tall - Solo O/S - Apr/89

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 14/Oct/88

Soloed 7/5/88
Iain Thow - 2nd - 07/Nov/87 with Mick Davie

Hidden - Solo - 22/Apr/87

steve taylor - 1987

steve prior - Solo - Sep/86

GordonHart - Solo O/S - 1986

Tom V - 1984

stp - Solo O/S - 06/Jun/82

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Solo - 1981

Andy Say - Solo - 06/Aug/79

Nigel Bond - Lead - 05/Jul/78 with Martin Crosby

MikeDowsett - Lead - 1978

Hidden - Lead - 27/Mar/73

Dave Musgrove - 07/Oct/72

rogerskews - 1972

mikej - Solo - 01/Jun/69 with E

mikej - Solo - 18/May/67 with Chris Bridge

mikej - Solo - 12/Jun/66 with Ted Markham

mikej - Solo - 24/Oct/65 with Howard Furguson

mikej - Solo - 26/Apr/65 with Peter Lack, Nigel Sumner

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Voting
Total votes cast 112
hard VS0 of 40
VS0 of 40
easy VS3 of 40
hard HS2 of 40
HS14 of 40
easy HS1 of 40
hard S19 of 40
S1 of 40
easy S0 of 40
hard 4b0 of 41
4b0 of 41
easy 4b0 of 41
hard 4a1 of 41
4a19 of 41
easy 4a5 of 41
hard 3c16 of 41
3c0 of 41
easy 3c0 of 41
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Style of ascent

Soloed159 of 260 (61.2%)
Lead54 of 260 (20.8%)
Followed19 of 260 (7.3%)
Toproped8 of 260 (3.1%)
Alt Leads2 of 260 (0.8%)
Unknown18 of 260 (6.9%)

'Climbed'118 of 260 (45.4%)
clean O/S130 of 260 (50.0%)
clean rpt10 of 260 (3.8%)
dogged1 of 260 (0.4%)
dnf1 of 260 (0.4%)