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Shallow Chimney* VD

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[Shallow Chimney (VDiff)  , 3 kb]8m. The eponymous rift is the easiest climb for miles and miles and even it has an awkward exit! © ROCKFAX
The eponymous rift is the easiest climb for miles and miles and even it has an awkward exit!

Ticklists: Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List.

Photo: Shallow Chimney (VDiff) © Simon Caldwell
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 132 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Teappleby - Solo - 12/Mar/14

MSchobitz - Solo O/S - 12/Mar/14 with USMC

Moist
BenTiffin - Lead - 02/Jan/14 with Ben Foster

pete_naylor - Lead O/S - 19/May/13 with Jody

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/May/13

Dan Vaj - 2nd O/S - 25/Apr/13 with Dave Chidgey

Lyndsay Superclimber - 2nd O/S - 07/Apr/13 with Karen

Tom Livingstone - Solo O/S - 24/Feb/13

Isolde's first lead
ig248 - 2nd - 13/Jan/13 with Isolde Murphy

willc91 - 2013

LJC - Solo O/S - 27/Oct/12 with Nathan, ben.richards

lithos - Lead - 04/Oct/12 with oddtoast

oddtoast - 2nd - 04/Oct/12 with lithos

Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 26/Aug/12

bobstones - Solo - 01/Jun/12 with Wayne Murphy

waynem1985 - Solo - 01/Jun/12 with Bob Stones

Good fun; very traditional. A nice break from getting spanked on everything else at Curbar!
Dave 88 - Solo O/S - 16/Jan/12

Hidden - 2012

Better than it looks, deserves its star
Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/11 with Carmen

Stefan Trebicki - TR - 03/Sep/11 with Matthew Cunningham

Hidden - Lead - 19/Jun/11

Gazleah - Lead O/S - Jun/11 with henry jenkins

psychicbread - Solo O/S - 15/May/11 with Max

Dan Lane - Solo O/S - 19/Apr/11 with Martin Kocsis

mwatson - 2011

Joel Green - Solo - Nov/10

tobydunford - Solo O/S - 10/Oct/10

Not sure what was supposed to be awkward about it. Seemed straight forward. Got rained on.
Andrew Bangs - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/10 with Ruth

CedricVonTwitch - 2nd - 21/Aug/10

Luke 2nd. Definitely agree about the awkward exit but otherwise easy peasy and plenty of gear.
valentinesbabe - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/10 with Luke, Peter Ziak, Kevin Tithe

Tithe Technique - TR O/S - 21/Aug/10 with Luke Paul, Peter Ziak, Steve Fletcher, Angela Paul, Charley Fell

They weren't lying about the awkward exit :)
charley - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/10 with Luke, Ange, Peter, Kev

chumleywarner - TR O/S - 21/Aug/10 with Kevin Tithe

Very good warm-up climb.
PTRZK_CLMB - TR - 20/Aug/10

Nick1812P - Solo O/S - 11/Jul/10 with Jamie

Mr. K - Solo O/S - 12/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead - 23/May/10

davidwright - 2nd O/S - 23/May/10 with Sam

Phil Jennings - 2nd O/S - 25/Apr/10 with Anna Jennings

howlingbaboon - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Rob

jiles - 07/Feb/10

narrow chimney awkward exit
maxkellock - Lead rpt - 10/Sep/09

interesting chiminey
Joshhardill - 2nd O/S - 10/Sep/09 with Max Kellock

popebenedictus - Solo O/S - 04/Jul/09 with Soloed

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/09

Karlos - Solo O/S - 28/May/09

Limited Gear Placements Awkward Exit
maxkellock - Lead O/S - 07/May/09

Limited Gear Placements Awkward Exit
maxkellock - 2nd rpt - 07/May/09

hils theaker - Lead - 14/Mar/09 with Emlyn

emlynroberts - 2nd - 14/Mar/09 with Hilary Theaker (BUMS)

Hidden - Solo - Mar/09

porridgefan - 2nd O/S - 07/Jan/09 with Sam Edwards

a nice chimney climb and a lovely belay position at the top. bit of a hard top-out with 2 inches of snow and ice though
aberSam - Lead - Jan/09

keith leonard - 2009

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/08

Tez29 - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/08 with Mousey

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

First Trad Lead
Wil.Hooke - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/08 with Emma W

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Sep/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Sep/08

Tom Last - Solo O/S - 25/Aug/08

Skell - Solo O/S - 28/Jun/08

Very enjoyabe.
KillingtonT - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/08 with Andrew May

boomerang - 2nd - 08/Jun/08 with KillingtonT

argyle_dude - 2nd O/S - 26/Apr/08

gb83 - 2nd - 26/Apr/08 with m.sakano

John Lewis - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/08 with Anna

JohnHutch - Solo - 28/Feb/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Feb/08

00nip - Solo - 17/Feb/08 with Eddy Barnes

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

John Sergeant - Lead - 2008

will6459 - 2nd O/S - 25/Nov/07 with Heather Rowland and Sam Crabb

deacondeacon - Lead - 22/Oct/07 with lauren

russonly - Solo O/S - 15/Sep/07

Chris Ellis - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/07 with Helen Odwell

rabid - Lead - 10/Jun/07 with Squeals

angleseykayaker - Solo - 01/May/07 with Sean Malone

Paul-Michael - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/07 with Paul Nurse

climbingpixie - Solo - 31/Mar/07

SecretSquirrel - 2nd - 25/Mar/07 with dpmUK

dpmUK - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/07 with SecretSquirrel

Hidden - 2007

towdman - Solo - 23/Sep/06

tumbling wizard - Solo O/S - 16/Sep/06

DavidR - 2nd O/S - 10/Sep/06 with Steve Mead and Matt Hopkinson

SteveM - Lead - 10/Sep/06 with Dave & Faff

Phil1967 - 2nd - 24/Aug/06 with Ed

Col Kingshott - Lead - 06/Jul/06

Dane - Solo O/S - 24/Jun/06

Si dH - Solo O/S - 28/May/06

Nicos - Solo O/S - 11/Jan/06 with solo

fizzy_elephant - Solo - Oct/05

2RoyalAnglian - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/05 with neil

Hidden - Solo - Jul/05

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Mar/05

Pete Graham - Solo - 2005

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/May/03

Ian Archer - Lead - 06/Oct/02 with Mike Kirby

loonyclimber - Lead - Aug/02

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 06/Jul/01

Nick Smith - UKC - Solo - Jul/00

Budge - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/00 with Rich, Neville Jaques

Happy Wanderer - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/00 with Graham C

Hidden - 2000

marcoleptic - Solo - 2000

ajc - Solo O/S - 30/Aug/99

craig d - 1997

Hidden - 1997

Roget - Solo O/S - 28/Oct/95 with jon

dp1 - 2nd - 14/May/95 with chris foster

charlesmfrench - Solo O/S - 12/Jul/93

Laramadness - Solo O/S - 28/Jun/91

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Jul/90

BigHairyIan - Solo O/S - 19/Nov/88

Iain Thow - Solo - 25/May/88

Hidden - Solo - 14/Jun/87

Hidden - Solo - 04/Aug/83

Hidden - Solo - 20/Oct/82

Hammy - Solo - 28/Mar/82

Andy Fielding - 2nd - 1981

mark-abz - Solo - 01/Jul/80

babymoac - Solo - 28/Jun/80

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 22/Jun/80 with Kim Greenald

RichardMc - Solo - 22/May/77

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Dec/74

rogerskews - 1971

Andy Say - Lead - 1970

mikej - Solo - 01/Apr/67 with Steve Radford, Nigel Sumner

mikej - Lead - 21/Nov/65 with Sue Bradney

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, jmcshopes, Davie Thomson

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Style of ascent

Soloed55 of 132 (41.7%)
Lead38 of 132 (28.8%)
Followed24 of 132 (18.2%)
Toproped4 of 132 (3.0%)
Unknown11 of 132 (8.3%)

'Climbed'66 of 132 (50.0%)
clean O/S64 of 132 (48.5%)
clean rpt2 of 132 (1.5%)