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Scroach** E2 5c

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[Scroach, 2 kb]22m. From the tip of the tombstone, make a baffling (feels 6a until sussed) step round into the shallow groove, small wires are tricky to place. The groove and steep jamming crack above lead to a ledge. Traverse out left and climb the wall to finish. © ROCKFAX
FA. Ed Drummond 1975

Ticklists: Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List, Big Rons 100 extremes in a day, Peak Rock/9/Gritstone in the Sixties.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 57 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Gambit - Lead dog - 02/Feb/13 with Barney

dominic lee - Lead rpt - 14/Sep/12 with nathan lee

TommityP - Lead dog - Jul/12

nickmattia - 2nd - 21/Apr/12 with james turnbull

maddy.c - Lead - 2012

Tricky start with steady finish.
Mike Warner - 2nd dog - 2012

simeclimb68 - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/11 with James Dexter

sgl0jd - 24/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11

Hannes B - Lead O/S - 25/May/11 with Emlyn

Pleased to get this onsight. Tough but varied and excellent.
PeteH - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/11 with Mark Watson, Alex, Chris Fox

mwatson - 2011

Nice route, bit pumpy on the head wall crack bit.
highlux - Lead O/S - Nov/10 with Chris Fox

Tricky wee thing! Spent ages fiddling gear in at the start. Flows well after that.
highlux - Lead O/S - 12/Oct/10

just!
Tony Holdsworth - 2nd rpt - 24/Jul/10 with Martin Haworth, Peter Harris

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/10

Hidden - 2010

burto - Lead dnf - 09/Sep/09 with calum

Hidden - Lead - 14/Mar/09

Hidden - Lead - 15/Aug/08

DavidR - Lead dog - 10/May/08 with Holly Adamthwaite

Hidden - 2nd - 10/May/08

Hidden - Lead dog - Oct/07

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/07 with john singleton, AJ

Boy - 2006

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2005

dan gibson - 2005

After nearly falling off Peapod Seb takes the best part of 2 hours to lead Scroach - what a punter
shark - 2nd - 25/Jan/04 with Seb Grieve

Hidden - Lead - 20/Apr/03

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/03 with Iain Fisher

tuftynick - 2003

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/02

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Apr/02

hard!
Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/02 with Viv

Hidden - 2nd - 22/May/01

Hidden - 2000

Hidden - 2000

marcoleptic - Lead O/S - 2000

Rich Kirby - 2nd - 16/May/99 with Hugh Cottam/Tim Bonner

craig d - 1997

Roget - Lead rpt - 28/Oct/95 with jon

Rich Kirby - AltLd O/S - 03/Oct/93

whispering nic - 2nd - 1992

Hidden - Lead rpt - 28/Aug/91

charlesmfrench - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/91 with Jez

Hidden - Lead - 09/Aug/88

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/May/87

Chris Ellis - 2nd - 19/Sep/86 with Martin Veale

Mike Owen - 19/Mar/86 with Elaine Owen

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Jun/84

Hidden - Lead - 1983

stp - 2nd - 1982

nbotting - 1982

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jun/81

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/81

Mark Kemball - Lead - 04/Oct/80

andy gittins - 1972

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
rurp, timmyhobby, PanzerHanzler, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 37
hard E30 of 14
E30 of 14
easy E35 of 14
hard E26 of 14
E22 of 14
easy E21 of 14
hard E10 of 14
E10 of 14
easy E10 of 14
hard 6a0 of 13
6a0 of 13
easy 6a8 of 13
hard 5c1 of 13
5c4 of 13
easy 5c0 of 13
hard 5b0 of 13
5b0 of 13
easy 5b0 of 13
3 Stars0 of 10
2 Stars6 of 10
1 Star4 of 10
0 Stars0 of 10
Bag of .....0 of 10
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Style of ascent

Lead31 of 57 (54.4%)
Followed12 of 57 (21.1%)
Alt Leads1 of 57 (1.8%)
Unknown13 of 57 (22.8%)

'Climbed'31 of 57 (54.4%)
clean O/S16 of 57 (28.1%)
clean rpt4 of 57 (7.0%)
dogged5 of 57 (8.8%)
dnf1 of 57 (1.8%)