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Little Ernie S 4a

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8m. Start on the left and trend right across the buttress via ledges to reach easy ground. © ROCKFAX
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Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/14

Hardcore Pat - Solo rpt - 15/Jul/14

Bailed at the crux after losing my nerve above a sketchy cam, and not being quite tall enough to reach the next bit of gear. Probably easier to protect if you're 6 feet tall, but otherwise the traverse onto the ledges has little and poor gear.
sarahlizzy - Lead dnf - 03/Jul/14 with Syv

Hidden - Solo O/S - 23/Jun/14

Derek.cttn - Lead - 08/Jun/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/May/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/May/14

Hidden - Solo rpt - 14/May/14

marcduhig - Solo O/S - 04/May/14

sianais - 2nd - 04/May/14 with Dad

Ian Hylands - Lead - May/14 with Bernard Hylands

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

robblowen - Solo O/S - 09/Apr/14

David Kay - Solo O/S - 05/Apr/14

dhavenhand - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/14

AlexFletcher - 2nd - 29/Mar/14 with Sam Hinson

GeorgeCombe - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/14 with Heather Sinclair

slacky - Lead rpt - 13/Mar/14 with Ben Abell

dmetcalfe - 2nd - 09/Mar/14 with Ajay, Mike P

Mpaynter - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Aj, Danny Metcalfe

bullybones - 2nd - 04/Mar/14 with Neil

HSwainson - 2nd - 28/Feb/14

Keith Swainson - Lead - 28/Feb/14

Leonhamnett - Lead O/S - 22/Feb/14

Larey - 2nd - 19/Jan/14

mchonofsky - Lead O/S - 10/Dec/13

Hidden - TR dog - 16/Nov/13

chris p duck - 2nd O/S - 04/Nov/13 with Chris R

Mr Christian - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/13 with chris p duck

karol dubas - Solo O/S - 28/Sep/13 with Pawel

JenRoberts - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/13 with Lee

edd rab - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/13 with adrian scott

alaster tonge - Solo - 20/Sep/13

TimPerkin - TR - 20/Sep/13 with Mike Porter, Richard Harris

with jen
leeoftroy - 2nd O/S - Sep/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/Aug/13

Awkward start but we smashed it!
AndyRogers - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/13 with ianlaw

alex thackway - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/13 with Dave m

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead - 21/Jul/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 19/Jul/13

Dave Mountford - 2nd - 16/Jul/13 with alex thackaway

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jul/13

chikadi - 2nd O/S - 05/Jul/13

mitch - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/13 with Dave Hollins

tomasj27 - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/13 with Ian Stevens

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13

DGY - Lead - 19/May/13 with Barbara & Lotti

Hidden - 2nd - 12/May/13

Ian MK - Solo O/S - 08/May/13

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 06/May/13

Marder20 - 2nd - 29/Apr/13

Metalbear - Lead - 12/Apr/13 with Matthew Brown

popebenedictus - Lead rpt - 18/Feb/13 with Ruth Harding

PeteMc - 2nd O/S - 01/Feb/13 with Tom French

tom0french - Lead O/S - 01/Feb/13 with Pete McNamee

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Jan/13

Lilla Horvath - 2nd O/S - 06/Jan/13 with Will

mag_to_grid - Lead - 26/Oct/12 with Bungy

mrobinson81568 - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/12

riddle - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/12 with Tara

Dan Vaj - 2nd O/S - 03/Oct/12 with Khalid

Almost a free solo.
khalidq - Lead O/S - 03/Oct/12 with Dan Vajzovic

Hidden - Solo - 06/Sep/12

Found it difficult to protect
Josh_West - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/12

buxtoncoffeelover - Solo - 20/Aug/12

Phill Mitch - Solo - 19/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead - 18/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead dnf - 26/Jul/12

john max - 2nd - 24/Jul/12 with Bob Brown

55pete55 - 2nd - 22/Jul/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/12

Gary K Duke - Lead - Jul/12

ianstevens - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/12 with Tom Parker

LovelyMrTom - 2nd - 04/Jun/12 with Tom Cooksey

giles eperon - Lead O/S - 26/May/12

richardashe - Lead O/S - 26/May/12 with Russtygibbons

Russtygibbons - 2nd β - 26/May/12 with richardashe

Nigel Bond - Lead - 21/May/12 with Bern Hardman

deacondeacon - Solo O/S - 16/Apr/12

popebenedictus - Lead rpt - 13/Apr/12 with Edd Rab

heidavey - 2nd O/S - 28/Mar/12 with Susi

red.stiletto - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/12 with heidavey

nogoodgrice - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/12 with Scott Dunkley

Scott Dunkley - 17/Mar/12 with Tim Grice

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Mar/12

partz - Lead O/S - 23/Jan/12 with Alex Linge

weekendwarrior92 - Lead - 2012 with Zoe Logan

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/Nov/11

Poor protection, and balancy
emlynroberts - Lead - 12/Nov/11 with Harry Pym Davis

MarkRoe - 2nd O/S - 09/Nov/11 with Ian Webster

Second climb of the day. Still soaking wet so backed off.
heathergotrumbled - Lead dnf - 30/Oct/11 with ST

andrew549 - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/11

cleft88 - Lead - Oct/11 with Ozzy

Hidden - 2nd dog - 25/Sep/11

rockcrimper - Solo - 17/Sep/11

Ben Griffiths - 2nd - 02/Sep/11 with Henry Gibson, Andy Barrow

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/11

al123 - Solo - 24/Aug/11

needed a kick up the backside - first climb of the day!
francesanncavanagh - Lead - 18/Aug/11 with Dave Bryant, Matt Hale

matt25 - 2nd - 18/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Aug/11

erica - 2nd - 12/Aug/11 with John

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/11 with Erica

Hidden - Lead - 05/Aug/11

hang_about - 2nd - 29/Jun/11

Hidden - 2nd β - 29/Jun/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/11

NinaB - Lead - 28/Jun/11 with Kim

Nick1812P - Solo O/S - 20/May/11

john lynch - Solo O/S - 17/May/11 with kela

Homebrew165 - Lead O/S - 17/May/11 with Goodstuff

Goodstuff - 2nd O/S - 17/May/11

Steve J P - Lead - 02/May/11 with BW

Bernie Wylde - 2nd - 02/May/11 with sp

sibluer - 2nd - 01/May/11

gamoon - Solo O/S - 28/Apr/11

Not much fun
GrahamHP - 2nd - 23/Apr/11 with Tony Wood

JamieTown - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/11 with Sam Davis

Hidden - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/11

Tightsgirl - Lead - 06/Apr/11 with Clare Francis

chrisbussell - Solo O/S - 29/Mar/11

Ollie B - Solo O/S - 22/Mar/11 with M.Rankine

The start was found to be very hard. Majority moved to Capstone Chimney start.
lanc23 - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/11

bomber gear. easy moves
Gabe Oliver - Lead O/S - 2011

David Smith - 2011

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2011

LP - 2011

grp - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/10

Matthew Edwards - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/10 with Swansea Uni Mountaineering Club

JamieGreig - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/10

gimbo - TR - 30/Oct/10 with JamieGreig

Charlie O'Reilly - Lead - 30/Oct/10

murrayd - 2nd O/S - 26/Oct/10 with Jason Cash

jasoncash - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/10 with Daniel Murray

tim exley - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/10 with alice

JonBrown - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/10 with Grace

tomtom89 - 2nd - 09/Oct/10 with Jack

jac00 - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/10 with Tom

ajc - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/10

JamieSparkes - Solo O/S - 21/Sep/10

DaveLeonard - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/10 with PeteH

PeteH - 2nd O/S - 08/Sep/10 with Dave Leonard

Hidden - Solo - 03/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/10

al123 - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10

ScottyD - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/10

andycash - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/10 with charlie o'brian

migs493 - Solo O/S - 03/Jun/10

JamesBritton - Lead O/S - 31/May/10 with Sam

Wouldn't climb it again, not at all enjoyable.
SamuelHarris - 2nd O/S - 31/May/10 with James Britton

monkeymark - TR O/S - 30/May/10 with Stephanie, Josh

simeclimb68 - Lead O/S - 15/May/10

richyclimb - 2nd - 15/May/10

wi11 - 2nd β - 01/May/10 with Chris Gee

Hidden - Solo O/S - 25/Apr/10

Straightforward enough tho a little balancy and slopy topout
valentinesbabe - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/10 with Peter Ziak, Geoff Burrows, Kevin Tithe, Steven Fletcher

Tithe Technique - 2nd O/S - 18/Apr/10 with Geoff Burrows, Peter Ziak, Steve Fletcher, Angela Paul

Tithe Technique - Lead dnf - 18/Apr/10 with Geoff Burrows, Peter Ziak, Steve Fletcher, Angela Paul

chumleywarner - TR O/S - 18/Apr/10 with Angela Paul

highfivekrissy - 2nd - Apr/10

rocktigger - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/10 with Penolopy, Dunk

dunk - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/10 with Penny Walloe, rocktigger

Will_Maxwell - 2nd O/S - 14/Mar/10 with Rafael Pena

Matt Bennett - Solo O/S - 09/Mar/10 with Sam Corbett

andrew sandercock - Solo O/S - 03/Mar/10

Seymore Butt - 2010

Hidden - 2010

robjc89 - Lead O/S - Nov/09 with Jim

Danny Crump - Lead O/S - 29/Oct/09 with Marion Rourke

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Oct/09

aipattison - 2nd O/S - 18/Oct/09 with Henry

Steeve - Lead O/S - Oct/09

Mick Cassidy - 2nd O/S - 26/Sep/09 with Jimbo

Hidden - Lead - 26/Sep/09

Goody - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/09 with Suzie Hughes

TerryB - 2nd O/S - 06/Sep/09 with Mark F

intotheoutside - Lead - 25/Aug/09

crag_monster - Lead - Aug/09

stuntsbyjon - 2nd O/S - 30/Jul/09

May not have started this right as the line in the book looked hard for 4a and looked even harder thanks to it still being damp. Severe 4a still felt about right.
dpmUK - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/09 with Jen

arctic_jen - 2nd - 06/Jul/09 with Dan

Tom Last - Solo O/S - 04/Jul/09

colkurtz - Lead - Jul/09 with Angie, Robb

tommytwotone - Solo - 27/Jun/09

jimorothy - 2nd - 26/Jun/09 with Scott Barnett

Hardcore Pat - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/09

jwpil - 2nd O/S - 01/Jun/09 with Mat

edpd1b - Lead - Jun/09 with Kelly Hillyer

crag_monster - 2nd - Jun/09 with murphydave

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/May/09

rockrat - 2nd β - 07/May/09 with Barry Pearson

bazpearson - Lead O/S - 07/May/09 with ian robinson

JohnHutch - 2nd - 23/Apr/09 with L

Aufton - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/09

slacky - Solo O/S - 07/Apr/09

Led on two ropes to set up top rope for Carl, Steve,, Rachel and Adam. Steve and Adam tied in half way with Carl and Rachel tied to tails. Busy top stance with ropes!
snakebite - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/09 with Rachel Leese

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Apr/09

Dan Leach - Lead - 25/Mar/09

SteveM - 2nd rpt - 18/Mar/09 with Kat and Al

kitkat78 - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/09 with Steve and Al

Hidden - TR RP - 01/Mar/09

pabbage - Lead O/S - 2009

dave_whale - Sent O/S - 11/Dec/08 with Floss Morgan

chadrads - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/08 with sean veal

sean72 - 2nd - 16/Nov/08 with Chadrads

mbtulett - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/08 with Joe Price

Ben Sidsaph - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/08 with Matt Penn

Ardginny - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/08

frankcp87 - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/08 with Jamie Greig

SteveM - Solo - 19/Sep/08

andybeanland - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/08 with Rachel

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Sep/08

mel holmes - 2nd - 10/Sep/08 with achatzs

Brown - Solo O/S - 08/Sep/08

Claire S-J - Lead - Sep/08

petemeads - Solo - 29/Aug/08

Jon Dittman - 2nd - 17/Aug/08

popebenedictus - Solo O/S - 02/Aug/08 with Soloed

pabbage - Aug/08

Shad - Lead - Aug/08

godusty - Lead dog - 08/Jun/08 with CAROLE FELDMAN

RossT - Lead - 06/Jun/08 with Pete Cook

tomthecoolperson - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/08 with Ben

charley - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/08 with Paul

fizzy_elephant - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/08

MattT88 - Lead rpt - 31/May/08 with Sarah Secker

sarah87 - 2nd O/S - 31/May/08

MattT88 - Lead O/S - 29/May/08 with Becca Snowden

BeccaSnowden - 2nd - 29/May/08 with Matt Turner

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/May/08

LankyPaddy - Solo O/S - 08/May/08

awh18awh - Lead O/S - 07/May/08 with Will

tiga271 - Lead - 03/May/08 with mark20

howlingbaboon - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/08

Peter Howlett - 2nd - 22/Apr/08

DaveB61 - Lead - 22/Apr/08 with Pete Howlett

Hidden - AltLd - 11/Apr/08

antpayne2003 - TR O/S - Apr/08 with Andy Smith

mike278 - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/08 with Liz

Hidden - Lead - 2008

Legohead - 2008 with dave

Hidden - 2nd - 2008

Raggar - 2008 with Ian M, Jon B

Mark Stitson (ULGMC) - Lead - 03/Nov/07 with Cosmin Andron

Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/Oct/07

Hidden - Solo - 05/Oct/07

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Oct/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/07

WRMusall - 2nd - 26/Aug/07 with Gary B.

Fred Sergeant - TR O/S - 23/Aug/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Aug/07

Very easy with a massive jug halfway up.
Wayne.Gaudin - TR O/S - 16/Jul/07 with David Turland, Phil Renwick

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 07/Jul/07 with Nicola Pettit

Hidden - Lead - 02/Jul/07

sce8 - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/07 with Gemma Fisher And Dominic Sellers

Mutl3y - Lead - 05/Jun/07 with Clog

Clog - 2nd - 05/Jun/07 with Mutl3y

Hidden - Solo rpt - 22/May/07

nai - Solo - 20/May/07

JLS - 2nd O/S - 05/May/07 with Jacqui

Scott McRae - Lead O/S - 05/May/07 with Jeff Templeton

cem - Solo O/S - 28/Apr/07

Different Steve - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/07 with Ian Thurgood

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Apr/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Apr/07

craig matheson - Solo - Apr/07

Jim Vach - Solo O/S - 23/Mar/07

jw231 - Lead O/S - Mar/07 with nblackbeard

Milne - Lead O/S - 07/Feb/07 with gemma touhy

tuohy - 2nd O/S - 07/Feb/07 with Terry Milne

nblackbeard - 2nd - 04/Feb/07 with James Whitlock

sam coward - 2nd O/S - 03/Feb/07 with Tim and Em

Hidden - 2007

stuc - 2nd - 2007 with mackie

Sarah Bough - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/06 with Ben Lepers, Mitchell

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Oct/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/06

PanzerHanzler - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/06 with Robert Butcher

Pythonist - Solo O/S - 13/Sep/06

beeson_paul - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/06

Rampikino - Lead - 17/Jun/06 with Jonathan

peter myers - 2nd - Jun/06 with Simon Hemming

Nice, very straightforward Climb. Direct Version of this would be quite a challange (Little Ernie goes up left arete then crosses to ledge system), as first gear after quite a few good moves.
climbingrev - Lead O/S - 20/May/06 with Mandy Wilson

wonderwoman - 2nd - 20/May/06 with climbingrev

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/May/06

Marc Murphy - AltLd - May/06

Somerset swede basher - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/06 with Steven Gibbs

FrankW - Lead O/S - 28/Jan/06 with Giles H

dan gibson - 2006

Tobias at Home - 2006

JohnHutch - 2nd - Nov/05 with SC

Nicos - Solo O/S - 26/Sep/05 with solo

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Aug/05

rubbish route!
gb83 - 2nd - 07/Aug/05 with I.Killey

Phil West - 2nd rpt - 06/Aug/05 with Chris Tan

Little Ernie 8mts S 4a Solo
Mike Lee - Solo O/S - 26/Jul/05

coffeepot - 2nd - 02/Jul/05 with Gab

on spa course
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/05

Adam Potter - Solo O/S - 11/May/05

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - May/05

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 17/Apr/05

Hidden - Lead - Apr/05

Richard Hession - Lead O/S - 10/Feb/05 with Ian McLarney

Hidden - Solo - 28/Nov/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/04

Carl Smethurst - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/04 with Nigel Blandford

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jul/04

ChrisJD - Lead - 08/Jun/04 with Clare

Zoomer - Lead - 05/Jun/04 with Hiedi Sparks

darren1 - 04/Jun/04

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

Stefan Kruger - 2nd O/S - 12/Apr/04 with Sarah Porter

Guymer - 2004

dan gibson - Solo rpt - 16/Sep/03

Hidden - Lead - 07/Sep/03

Marq - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/03 with Daniel Dennehy

Phil West - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/03

Hidden - Lead - 25/May/03

James B - Solo - 26/Apr/03

rob wmc - 2nd O/S - Mar/03 with Mick

Monk - 2003

Swirly - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/02

dan gibson - Solo rpt - 11/Sep/02

Ben1983 - Lead O/S - Sep/02

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/May/02

A Crook - Solo - 22/May/02 with Pat Boothman

Laramadness - Solo - 22/Apr/02

John Kettle - Lead - 2002

Jon Greengrass - 2002

D Berry - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/01 with Claire Berry

Phil1967 - Lead - 08/May/01 with Bruv

andrewbooth1000 - 2nd - 08/May/01 with Bruv

Hidden - Solo O/S - Sep/00

Hidden - Lead - Jun/00

Hidden - 2000

The Pylon King - Lead O/S - 2000

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2000

After SPA training
Pete Pozman - Solo O/S - 11/Sep/99

Chris the Tall - Solo O/S - Aug/99

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/99

DafSWMC - Lead O/S - May/99

andrewbooth1000 - Lead - 13/Jul/98

Roget - Solo O/S - 02/Jul/98

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Jun/98

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Jan/98

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/97

babymoac - Lead - 14/Sep/96 with Ian S

worth HS
Rog Wilko - Lead - Oct/95 with Debbie Wilkinson

kato'sdad - Lead - Sep/95

Chris Ellis - Lead O/S - 15/May/95 with Louise Pellett

Tony Buckley - Apr/95 with Robert Clark

Hammy - Solo - 14/Jun/92

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 05/Nov/89

BigHairyIan - Solo O/S - 03/Sep/89

Iain Thow - Solo - 25/Jun/88

Tom V - Solo - 14/Jun/88

steve taylor - 1987

John Marsland - Solo - 01/Aug/84

Ian Clare - 1982

Hidden - Solo - 01/Mar/81

Andy Say - Solo - 06/Aug/79

Hidden - 16/Apr/77

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 18/Apr/76 with Tim Leach, Dennis Gray

mikej - Solo - 04/Oct/73 with Nigel Sumner

Voting
Total votes cast 102
hard HS0 of 38
HS0 of 38
easy HS7 of 38
hard S21 of 38
S9 of 38
easy S1 of 38
hard HVD0 of 38
HVD0 of 38
easy HVD0 of 38
hard 4b0 of 35
4b0 of 35
easy 4b6 of 35
hard 4a14 of 35
4a15 of 35
easy 4a0 of 35
hard 3c0 of 35
3c0 of 35
easy 3c0 of 35
3 Stars0 of 29
2 Stars0 of 29
1 Star10 of 29
0 Stars17 of 29
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Style of ascent

Soloed78 of 373 (20.9%)
Lead168 of 373 (45.0%)
Followed95 of 373 (25.5%)
Toproped9 of 373 (2.4%)
Bouldered1 of 373 (0.3%)
Alt Leads2 of 373 (0.5%)
Unknown20 of 373 (5.4%)

'Climbed'148 of 373 (39.7%)
clean O/S200 of 373 (53.6%)
clean β4 of 373 (1.1%)
clean rpt13 of 373 (3.5%)
clean RP1 of 373 (0.3%)
dogged3 of 373 (0.8%)
dnf4 of 373 (1.1%)