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Captain Birdseye VS 4c

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14m. Climb the crack in the left-hand side of the gully to a cave and bridge past this. Step left and climb the overhang on the front of the buttress to finish. © ROCKFAX
FA. Chris Craggs 1993

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This climb is in 124 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

AlexanderRyanBanks - Solo O/S - 26/Jul/14

Benstar - 2nd - Jul/14

Col Kingshott - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/14

Clemmo - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/14 with Rich Purvis

daveagriff - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/14 with Stuart Hossack

JVard - Lead - 02/May/14

Ablewings - TR rpt - 17/Apr/14

Hidden - TR O/S - 17/Apr/14

Hidden - 2nd RP - 16/Apr/14

Alex_Derbyshire - Lead - 04/Mar/14

Markheighton - Lead - 04/Mar/14

jimbonfire - 14/Dec/13

eburki1 - 2nd - 28/Sep/13

C'Rats day out, tough moves out of the cave though
P Rogers - TR - 18/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/13

Hardcore Pat - Solo O/S - 27/Jun/13

joscott - 2nd O/S - 31/May/13 with Dan Longster

Dan818 - Lead O/S - 31/May/13 with Joanne scott

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/May/13

tradguy - Lead O/S - 04/May/13 with philippa wiffen

Hidden - Lead - 07/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead - Apr/13

deacondeacon - Lead O/S - 06/Jan/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Jan/13

Hidden - 2013

bclifton - Lead - 2013

Hidden - Solo - 23/Nov/12

iccy - AltLd - 30/Sep/12

boanerge - 2nd O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Oliver Treasure

Heggie - Lead - 15/Sep/12 with Mimi Cheung

Nick F Smith - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/12 with Kat Polyakova

Kat4kgb - 2nd - 03/Sep/12 with Nick Smith

Rain and a poorly protected top move. Escaped.
Strachan - Lead dnf - 12/Aug/12

Wayne S - Lead - 20/Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/12

charley - Lead O/S - 13/May/12 with Steve Fletcher

chumleywarner - 2nd O/S - 13/May/12 with Charley Fell

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

ash longreach - Lead - May/12

Lumbering Oaf - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/11 with Rachel Spraggs

Gazleah - Solo O/S - 17/Sep/11 with serge

hazeysunshine - 2nd O/S - 16/Sep/11 with Helen L

Brown - Solo - 01/Sep/11 with Solo

victim of mathematics - 2nd O/S - 18/Jul/11 with Adam

adam carless - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/11 with victim of mathematics

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11

joemallia - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/11 with Fidel Sciamanna

Mikael - Lead - 22/May/11

MarkCunnington - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11 with Anna Morris

mattshort - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/10 with Chris K

philboy - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/10 with bisanth

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Sep/10

mike241181 - Lead - 20/Sep/10 with Will

Daniel Heath - 2nd O/S - 04/Sep/10 with Ash Edwards

ElvisLeg - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/10 with Daniel Heath

simeclimb68 - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/10

Tala M - 2nd - 30/Aug/10 with Simon Palmer

Move out of the cave was nails!
Kelly D - TR O/S - 10/Jul/10 with Kiri

edd rab - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/10 with Ruth Harding

Powder Puff Girl - 2nd rpt - 22/Jun/10 with Edd R

riddle - Lead - 22/May/10 with Yasmina

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 21/May/10

scottski - Lead O/S - 19/May/10 with A.Cooley

Andrew Bangs - TR β - 24/Apr/10 with Dad

Adam1973 - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/09 with Dave Wynne

David Wynne - 2nd - 05/Sep/09 with Adam Burt

cooper leek - 2nd O/S - 15/Aug/09 with crucko

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/09

Big stretch to bridge the cave
KeithW - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/09 with Dave Clark

gg4419 - Lead O/S - Jun/09

kermit_uk - Lead O/S - 10/May/09 with Steve Woolass

Hidden - Lead - 19/Apr/09

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

Hidden - 2009

DaveFidler - Solo - 2009

My first VS -4c
matt_ringrose - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/08 with Ed

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/May/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/May/08

bigbobbyking - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/08

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 15/Sep/07 with Sarah and Abi

Hidden - Solo - 18/Aug/07

popebenedictus - TR O/S - 24/Jul/07 with Ruth Harding

Powder Puff Girl - TR O/S - 24/Jul/07 with Ben H

howlingbaboon - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/07 with Richard

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Jul/07

jchenoweth - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/07 with Fat Alan

capuchinster - 2nd - 02/Jun/07 with Russ

Matt Schwarz - Lead RP - 10/May/07 with libby Oxtoby

Libby - 2nd - 10/May/07 with Matt S

Richard Hill - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/07 with Brian Quinn

Pythonist - Solo O/S - 17/Apr/07

Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 14/Mar/07

timmy-ts - 2007

steve2006 - Lead O/S - 2007

Nicos - Solo O/S - 05/Nov/06 with solo

PanzerHanzler - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/06 with David Rafe

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/06

Hidden - Solo - 11/Jul/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/06

ChrisBrooke - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/06 with John Inkpen

orb - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/06 with Kate Barlow

Rampikino - Lead - 14/Apr/06 with MMC Various

John Lisle - 2006

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Oct/05

mikej - Lead - 14/Jun/05 with Rick Naylor

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Oct/04

M_W_Court - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/04

Budge - 2nd O/S - 15/Jul/04 with Carl Tiivas, Martin Gillie

Whealiebob - 2nd - 25/Jan/04 with Terry

tommy82 - Lead - 19/Nov/03

Hidden - Solo - 21/Jun/03

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 14/Jun/03

The Mountain Goat - 2nd O/S - 04/Mar/03 with Nick Payne

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Jun/02

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/May/02

Iain Thow - Lead - 09/Aug/00 with Chris Bryant, Bob Bennett

Hidden - Solo - 17/Oct/98

Rampikino - 2nd - 14/Sep/98

ajoliver - 2nd O/S - 03/May/98 with Jonathan Russell

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/97

1980's
CrashMat Rob - Lead O/S - 1980

Rain, snow, rain
RichardMc - Lead - 16/Nov/69 with Neil ?

Voting
Total votes cast 48
hard HVS0 of 18
HVS0 of 18
easy HVS0 of 18
hard VS1 of 18
VS16 of 18
easy VS1 of 18
hard HS0 of 18
HS0 of 18
easy HS0 of 18
hard 5a0 of 17
5a0 of 17
easy 5a3 of 17
hard 4c9 of 17
4c5 of 17
easy 4c0 of 17
hard 4b0 of 17
4b0 of 17
easy 4b0 of 17
3 Stars0 of 13
2 Stars5 of 13
1 Star5 of 13
0 Stars3 of 13
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Style of ascent

Soloed17 of 124 (13.7%)
Lead62 of 124 (50.0%)
Followed32 of 124 (25.8%)
Toproped7 of 124 (5.6%)
Alt Leads1 of 124 (0.8%)
Unknown5 of 124 (4.0%)

'Climbed'48 of 124 (38.7%)
clean O/S70 of 124 (56.5%)
clean β1 of 124 (0.8%)
clean rpt2 of 124 (1.6%)
clean RP2 of 124 (1.6%)
dnf1 of 124 (0.8%)