Oxford Street* E3 6b
[Gareth Hobson getting stuck in on Oxford Street (HVS 5a), Millstone Edge, Peak District, 2 kb]22m.

Rockfax Description
The wide left-hand crack (a decent but stiff HVS 5a pitch) leads to the cave. A very hard move through the notch in the overhang (good gear but awkward to place) may allow you to access the easier upper wall. © ROCKFAX

FAA. Peter Biven 1956. FFA. Phil Burke 1969

Ticklists: The Millstone 'Streets', Cracks And Corners To Greatness.

Photo: Gareth Hobson getting stuck in on Oxford Street (HVS 5a), Millstone Edge, Peak District © 5finger
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This climb is in 63 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

P1 only
max_chan - 2nd O/S - 16/Jul/15 with Graeme Hammond

P1 into piccadilly
ashtond6 - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/15

only first pitch, HVS. That abseil stake doesn't inspire much confidence.
robertmctague - Lead O/S - 07/Feb/15

p1 .. tried the 6b move... no idea. finished up piccadilly.
mrteale - Lead dnf - 2015

just to cave
soph - 2nd - 18/Nov/14 with Karel Snoek

Hidden - 2nd dog - 08/Sep/14

C1 aid training
ashtond6 - Lead - 28/May/14

Pitch 1 only
Lenny - Lead - 03/May/14 with John

Hidden - 2nd - 03/May/14

Hidden - TR - 13/Apr/14

I could not reach the crucial hold of the roof (as I'm very short), so gave up and escaped to Piccadilly Circus. The initial crack up to the cave was pretty good.
masa-alpin - Lead dnf - 10/Sep/13 with James O

P1 only.
James Oswald - 2nd O/S - 10/Sep/13 with Masa

ejected - 2013

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

1st pitch only.
Helen Gibson - 2nd - 20/Oct/12 with Paul

1st pitch only
Helen Gibson - Lead rpt - 20/Oct/12

Howard Lawledge - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/12 with luke

With Piccadilly Circus finish from cave so E2. Lower crack quite strenuous.
jamiev - 2nd - 26/Jun/11 with Audrey Seguy

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 10/Apr/11

Just did 1st pitch, awesome jams!
CharlieMack - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11 with Rik Battye

P1 only, at HVS
gingerwolf - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/10

Only the first HVS pitch
chrisboywonder - Lead O/S - 15/May/10 with Gav Barker

Hidden - 2nd dog - 09/May/10

Hidden - Lead - 01/May/10

Hidden - Lead β - 2010

with gear in
gingerwolf - AltLd O/S - 01/Dec/09

BrettB - Lead - 23/Oct/09

Just the first HVS bit up to the cave
Jack00 - 2nd O/S - 05/Jul/09 with Gary

Hidden - TR - 20/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead dog - 02/May/09

i les 1st pitch
Dave Bond - AltLd O/S - 05/Apr/09 with Tim Banton

Hidden - 05/Apr/09

1st pitch only at HVS 5a. Learning to handjam and to layback. And only got half way up that! Knackered.
overexposure - TR dnf - 05/Apr/09

To Cave: HVS
Michael Ryan - 2009 with Donna Claridge

P1 and ab'd off. Last fingerlock uncurled as I pulled on it. Done straight after. Bollocks! Hands nicely mashed at work on Monday.
Dave Foster - Lead - 22/Nov/08 with Andy

Next time remember to move the rope out of your way on while reaching for the shelf
ASchwirtz - 2nd dog - 12/Oct/08 with Brian Rogers

The jamming was painful, the cave was sandy, the undercut was damp, but still a nice route.
Brian Rodgers - Lead rpt - 12/Oct/08 with Ant

OffshoreAndy - 2nd - 27/Aug/08 with UKC Tim

Hidden - 2nd dog - 24/May/08

only first pitch hvs 5a
marceli - Lead dnf - 11/Nov/07 with majkel

Toby Dunn - Lead - 24/May/07 with Ruth

Nicos - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/06 with rich howels

1st pitch only
AJ007 - Lead dnf - 14/Mar/06 with Dan

Hidden - 2005

Did first pitch only to the cave
nickdonohue - Lead - May/04 with Jim Barradale

shoulders - Lead - 22/Mar/03 with paul

Hidden - 2002

Hidden - Lead - 12/Jun/01

Carl Smethurst - Lead β - 08/Oct/00 with Ian Pickles

Pitch 1 only
Carl Smethurst - 2nd - 21/Aug/99 with Ian Pickles

Only the HVS 5a pitch
ajc - 2nd dnf - 05/Jun/99

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1994

Stoney Boy - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/93 with Bob Marks

Hidden - Lead - 1993

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/90

Hidden - 1987

charlesmfrench - AltLd dog - 28/Oct/84 with Keith Milne

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 23/Oct/83 with Kim Greenald

Chris Craggs - Lead - 1980

Robmwatt - 1980

Robmwatt - 1980

Al Evans - 1976

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