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Charlie's Crack* HVS 5b

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10m. Hop into the curving crack from the left and make a tricky pull to easier ground. Step left to finish up slabby rock. © ROCKFAX
FA. Charlie Curtis 1961
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This climb is in 103 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Two tricky moves of the layaway kind.
Chris Craggs - 2nd - 28/Jul/14 with Graham Parkes

Hidden - 2nd dog - 12/Jun/14

disturbed_one51 - Lead - 12/Jun/14 with Rob Middleton, Wee man

Jonathan Hall - 2nd - 12/Jun/14 with Mark Williams

slacky - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/14 with Chris Saunders

Cold Cold Cold!!!
mfisher - 2nd dog - 11/Dec/13 with N

Calum Wadsworth - Lead O/S - 30/Nov/13 with Matt F

MSchobitz - 2nd O/S - 30/Nov/13 with Calum

deacondeacon - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/13

the power - 2nd dog - 05/Oct/13 with deacon

Bill Lawrence - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/13 with andy lawrence

Rob Greenwood - UKC - Solo - Sep/13

exit to the right
Hannes B - 2nd - 31/Aug/13 with Sara, Charlie, Rik

Hidden - 2nd β - 09/Aug/13

Guy Wilson - 09/Aug/13 with Plum

rikbattye - Lead - Aug/13 with Hannes B

Mr Messy - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13 with Julie

Julie - 2nd - 01/Jun/13 with Matt

Hidden - Lead - 03/May/13

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

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 21/Oct/12

Stuart William - 2nd dog - 05/Jun/12 with Matt Reynolds

BRoe - Lead RP - 05/May/12 with whitehouse_rhys

whitehouse_rhys - Lead - 05/May/12 with ben roe

Dirk Uhlig - Solo O/S - 04/Oct/11

chrisbussell - 2nd - 27/Sep/11 with Tim O'Neill

Nice lead by Steve. Getting to crack was easier then it looked but the crack wasn't as positive as I thought it would be... Great route, felt like a hard 5b but maybe that's because I avoiding jamming..
charley - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/11 with Steve C, Clare

rich_hw - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/11

JaseSSDD - 2nd - 21/Aug/11 with Ian Barker

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/11 with Anna

tomthecoolperson - Lead O/S - 18/May/11 with Ben 250

Had my SPI
petellis - Lead dnf - 17/Apr/11 with Bex

cem - Lead rpt - 17/Apr/11 with Pete Horn

Milnes - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/11

keith leonard - 2011

keith leonard - 2011

mbambi - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Aug/10

MikeDowsett - 2nd dog - 07/Aug/10 with Tony Fidler

Lead the pitch fell at the crack three times. retreated then went in as second climber, climbed clean on second.Going back to lead clean
ffdalton - 2nd RP - 26/Jul/10 with Dean Dalton

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Jul/10

Not easy my hands felt like they were constantly sliding
andrew300169 - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/10 with Pom

Laurence Everitt - Lead O/S - 22/May/10 with tim cunningham, Shaggy

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/May/10

Andy Fielding - Lead - 24/Apr/10 with Dave Sadler

DeanD - 2010

richardhopton - Lead - 23/Aug/09 with Matt Thombs

Ketu - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/09 with Graeme H

Graeme Hammond - 2nd rpt - 23/Jul/09 with Rob

Dave Rumney - 2nd - 27/Jun/09 with Sean Roberts

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

tlr - Lead - 28/May/09 with James Turnbull

MorganPreece - 2nd O/S - 11/Apr/09 with Max and Monty

monsteratt - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/09 with Morgan and Maxwell

Maxim2023 - 2nd - 11/Apr/09 with monty attwood

dodfoster - Lead β - 29/Dec/08 with george ullrich

jw231 - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/08 with Al Benson

al99 - 2nd O/S - 01/Aug/08 with James Whitlock

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/08

SteveM - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/08 with Kat

kitkat78 - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/08 with SteveM

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/May/08

on shunt before trying life assurance. then reversed to get back to L.A. crux.
jamiev - TR O/S - 05/May/08

Started right - a bit of a tricky couple of moves for HVS!
confusicating - 2nd - May/08 with Kieran

Hidden - Solo - 11/Apr/08

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

Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/08 with Jools

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

mattwyles1 - 2008

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/07

Hidden - Lead - Jun/07

Oceanic - Apr/07

Nicos - Lead O/S - 26/Jan/07 with andy plat

Joe Costello - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/06 with Matt and Liam

Hidden - Lead dnf - 02/Jul/06

zcapxa5 - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/06 with Paul Mealor

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/06

dan gibson - 2006

cem - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/03 with Neil Northrop

shoulders - Lead - 06/Apr/03 with alexis

Jon Greengrass - 2003

pauldr - 2003

Hidden - Lead - Sep/02

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Aug/02

Chris Ellis - 2nd - 29/Jul/01 with Martin Veale

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/00

tlr - Lead - 2000

marcoleptic - Lead O/S - 2000

Hidden - 2nd - Sep/99

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/99

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/May/99

MONKEY78 - Lead O/S - May/98 with SCUM

Roget - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/97 with jon

chris sm - Lead O/S - Jun/97 with Jon Stevens

Hidden - Lead - 28/Apr/96

Hidden - Lead - 21/Sep/93

as The Sickle.
Dave Musgrove - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/92 with Andy Watts

WB - Lead O/S - 1992 with Guy

NickJH - Lead - Jun/90 with I Smith, D Townsend

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 27/Sep/87

I take it this is "the Sickle".
stp - Solo O/S - 08/Mar/84

mark-abz - TR - 28/Mar/82 with Andy W

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Voting
Total votes cast 48
hard E10 of 16
E10 of 16
easy E10 of 16
hard HVS3 of 16
HVS12 of 16
easy HVS1 of 16
hard VS0 of 16
VS0 of 16
easy VS0 of 16
hard 5c0 of 16
5c0 of 16
easy 5c0 of 16
hard 5b8 of 16
5b3 of 16
easy 5b5 of 16
hard 5a0 of 16
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easy 5a0 of 16
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2 Stars11 of 16
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Style of ascent

Soloed6 of 103 (5.8%)
Lead56 of 103 (54.4%)
Followed29 of 103 (28.2%)
Toproped2 of 103 (1.9%)
Bouldered1 of 103 (1.0%)
Unknown9 of 103 (8.7%)

'Climbed'39 of 103 (37.9%)
clean O/S51 of 103 (49.5%)
clean β2 of 103 (1.9%)
clean rpt2 of 103 (1.9%)
clean RP2 of 103 (1.9%)
dogged5 of 103 (4.9%)
dnf2 of 103 (1.9%)