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Cordite Crack* VS 4b

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18m. The wide and intimidating layback crack is approached over ledges and best attacked with your bold head on, just blast up it. A couple of big cams is a good idea, but will you be able to stop to place them? © ROCKFAX
FA. Peter Biven 1955

Ticklists: Burbage, Millstone and Beyond Routes Graded List, Peak Rock/7/8/Biven-Peck Partnership/1950's a Developing Decade.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 72 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 12/Jun/14

OllyT - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/14 with Ross Morton

nation1 - 2nd - 01/Jun/14 with Olly

Martin Bagshaw - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/13 with Richard Apthorp

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/May/13

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/12

gavinpeach - 2nd O/S - 01/Feb/12 with Andrew Deacon

deacondeacon - Lead - 01/Feb/12

David Qualtrough - 2012

slacky - 2nd rpt - 12/Jul/11 with Gary, Chris Saunders

dainbramaged999 - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/11 with Joshh Forber

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 15/May/11

Oceanic - 06/Mar/11

Very grimy and slimy. Hot aches to boot :(
stuaart - 2nd O/S - 12/Dec/10 with Neil Redgrave

Yeuch! Very slimy.
Becky E - 2nd - 13/Nov/10 with Pete (Graeme's dad), Graeme Hammond

worth a star when clean and dry? unfortunately it was neither!!
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 13/Nov/10 with Becky E, Pete aka Dad

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 17/Jun/10

Brendon - Jun/10 with bob

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/May/10

Ken Taylor - 2010

crawa003 - Lead - Aug/09 with Samir Al-Khafaji

It's easier than it looks and nicer. Needs more attention. Worth doing if you have done all the other VS's
Jim Walton - Lead O/S - 12/May/09 with Dan Matthewman

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/May/09

Has the potential to be good fun if it gets cleaner, but a bit too much in the way of slime and bugs at the moment.
adam carless - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09 with practicalcat

Hidden - Lead - 14/Mar/09

dan gibson - 2nd O/S - 14/Mar/09 with AJ

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Oct/08

Sean Kelly - 2008

atleast 5a!
howlingbaboon - Lead O/S - 19/May/07 with Chris FitzHugh

Rampikino - Lead - 26/Apr/07 with Cat

thomasholyoak - Lead dnf - Jan/07

Si dH - Lead O/S - 12/Nov/06 with Neil Furniss

green, slimy and cold but lots of fun
Tobias at Home - Lead O/S - 06/Feb/06 with SteveM

SteveM - 2nd - 06/Feb/06 with Tobs

Hedley - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/05 with Reuben

givemetea - 2nd O/S - Jun/05 with Ann Chong

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/May/03

Hidden - Lead - 2001

Rich Malcolm - Lead O/S - 29/May/00 with Matt Brennan

Hidden - Lead - May/00

nickcanute - 2000 with led or solo -various dates

Scott McRae - 2nd O/S - 04/Oct/97 with Steve Culverhouse

Neil Curtis - 2nd - 26/Jun/97 with Glenn Kelly

Ian Archer - 2nd O/S - 01/Sep/96 with Tony Morris

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/93

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Sep/93

babymoac - Lead - 06/Jun/93 with Manda

Roget - 2nd O/S - 29/Feb/92 with JT

Rog Wilko - Lead - Nov/91 with Debbie Wilkinson

Tom V - 1989

BRUCESTRAC - 1988 with Chris Cracknell,Various

Simon2005 - 2nd - 1986 with IainLD

andy tetsill - Solo - Nov/85

nigehughes - 2nd - Mar/83 with Alec Pirrie

mark-abz - 2nd - 17/Sep/80 with Rob S

Mark Kemball - Solo - 29/Jul/79

lead by pete hall - my foot stuck noisily in the crack for what seemed like an age!
climbing_goose - 2nd - 1978 with pete hall

Nigel Bond - Lead - 27/Feb/77 with Dave

RichardMc - Lead - 23/Nov/75 with Tony Williams

Hidden - Solo - 21/Sep/75

Gordon Stainforth - Lead - 16/Aug/75 with Richard Gatehouse

rogerskews - 1975

Hidden - Lead - 18/Aug/74

Andy Say - 2nd - 1974

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Apr/73

rogerskews - 1973 with CMC Members

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 22/Apr/72 with Charlie Vigano

mikej - Solo - 01/Jun/69 with E

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Voting
Total votes cast 23
hard HVS0 of 8
HVS0 of 8
easy HVS0 of 8
hard VS1 of 8
VS7 of 8
easy VS0 of 8
hard HS0 of 8
HS0 of 8
easy HS0 of 8
hard 4c0 of 8
4c1 of 8
easy 4c2 of 8
hard 4b5 of 8
4b0 of 8
easy 4b0 of 8
hard 4a0 of 8
4a0 of 8
easy 4a0 of 8
3 Stars0 of 7
2 Stars2 of 7
1 Star5 of 7
0 Stars0 of 7
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Style of ascent

Soloed6 of 72 (8.3%)
Lead33 of 72 (45.8%)
Followed23 of 72 (31.9%)
Unknown10 of 72 (13.9%)

'Climbed'40 of 72 (55.6%)
clean O/S29 of 72 (40.3%)
clean rpt2 of 72 (2.8%)
dnf1 of 72 (1.4%)