Nelson's Slab** HS 5a
14m. Start under the right-hand edge of the slab and make hard moves (4b for the strong) up and left via a polished niche (overhead gear) to reach the slab. Move 2m left then finish direct. © ROCKFAX
FA. Frank Burgess, early 1930s 1932

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Eastern Grit: Top 500, Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Gritstone Climbs, Peak Gritstone S-HVS **+, Eastern Peak Grit 100 VD- VS, All trad climbs at Birchen Edge.

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 563 logbooks, and on 14 wishlists.

Robin Nichols - Solo O/S - 02/Dec/14 with Jemma

migs493 - Solo O/S - 09/Nov/14

jimbonfire - 01/Nov/14

Rich Malcolm - Solo β - 19/Oct/14

Tom Gale - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/14 with George, Dan, Ellie

mikestr555 - Lead - 14/Sep/14

Did the start and went out on to the slab but decided not to solo it in sweaty conditions. Reversed the starting moves.
TobyA - Solo dnf - 04/Sep/14

Mr Christian - Solo - 29/Aug/14

OllyT - 2nd O/S - 27/Aug/14

nation1 - Lead - 27/Aug/14 with Olly

jasonpm - 24/Aug/14

Mr Christian - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/14

Marmoset - 2nd O/S - 19/Aug/14

RichardLeggett - Lead - 03/Aug/14

RichardLeggett - 2nd - 03/Aug/14

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

Benstar - 2nd - Jul/14

andyclimber - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 31/May/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/May/14

Teappleby - Solo - 17/May/14 with Emma Jackson, Calum Wadsworth, Alex McCann, Matt Ferrier

zzee83 - Lead O/S - 05/May/14 with Andy Hind

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/May/14

Calder - Lead O/S - 03/May/14 with jeffb

jeffb - 2nd - 03/May/14 with Calder

charley - Solo rpt - 20/Apr/14 with JackD

fuzzysheep01 - 2nd O/S - 05/Apr/14 with Adam Hughes, Karl Stewart

Karlos - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/14 with Joe Norris

Jhancox - Lead rpt - 05/Apr/14

SVBiggin - Lead rpt - 05/Apr/14 with James hancox

K Mckay - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/14 with Rich Pooley

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Mar/14

Mike.Kinge - Lead - 29/Mar/14 with Nick Ingram

Blueso - 2nd - 29/Mar/14 with Anna

B4tgirl - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/14 with Tony

Kap - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/14

matthomas79 - 2nd O/S - 15/Mar/14 with Dave Garner

reece.robinson - 2nd O/S - 08/Mar/14 with Gavin Dee

Gavdee1 - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/14 with Reece Robinson

Looked at the crag and went for the most obvious climb. Didn't realise that the start was 5a but it did feel a bit bouldery.
ben.phillips - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/14

Alex_Derbyshire - Lead - 04/Mar/14

Markheighton - 2nd - 04/Mar/14

Climbingdrummer - 2nd - 16/Feb/14 with NTU

Tony Hy - Lead O/S - 2014

jimbonfire - 14/Dec/13

One move wonder
Jimbo C - Solo O/S - 06/Oct/13

eburki1 - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13

Good route, all about the start, which is protectable and just requires a bit of grunt and a high foot. Traverse left after to find a good thread for protection.
SuperLee1985 - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13 with simon gale

Hidden - Lead β - 30/Aug/13

NeilGriffiths - Solo - 21/Aug/13 with Adam

Benn A - Solo O/S - 08/Jul/13

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Solo - 28/Jun/13

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

hotfeet - Lead - 08/Jun/13 with Jason Smeeth

jason smeeth - 2nd - 08/Jun/13 with hotfeet

gazfellows - Lead - 02/Jun/13 with Nic

domskezz - Solo - 01/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead β - 31/May/13

ajc - Solo rpt - 27/May/13

Not so much of a tricky start as a bit of a grunt...the holds are all there and they're good holds if you avoid the polish for your feet, but it helps to be able to pull up and lock off. After the first move it pretty much fizzles out which is disappointing.
valentinesbabe - Lead O/S - 12/May/13 with Charley Fell, Kevin Tithe

Tithe Technique - 2nd rpt - 12/May/13 with Angela Paul, Charley Fell

Hidden - Solo - 05/May/13

Paul Hy - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/13 with Rich A

madguernseyboy - 2nd O/S - 21/Apr/13 with Lucy Plowman

lgp81 - 2nd O/S - 21/Apr/13 with Brendan Gill

mwatson1 - 20/Apr/13

Jelly Mould Surfer - Solo rpt - 17/Apr/13

LukeP LCC - 2nd - 14/Apr/13 with steve kirman

PeteMc - 2nd - 07/Apr/13 with Tom French

tom0french - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/13 with Pete McNamee

Hidden - Lead - Apr/13

ajc - Solo rpt - 21/Feb/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/13

Theeni - 2nd O/S - 04/Jan/13 with Mike Kennedy, John McEvoy

kenneM - Lead - 04/Jan/13 with Davey Luke

AlanPedrick - 2013

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 30/Nov/12

Hidden - Solo - 23/Nov/12

Griff1990 - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/12 with Paolo, Fran

CJSuttz - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/12 with DMU Climbing

Rich Malcolm - Solo β - 14/Oct/12

deacondeacon - Solo - 01/Oct/12

tsjx - Lead - 16/Sep/12 with Bruce

MrFreekie - Lead dnf - 14/Sep/12 with Dan

cameron_hall - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/12 with Aeron Buchanan

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/12

tallsop - Lead - 01/Sep/12 with Suzy

DaveB61 - Lead - 28/Aug/12 with Ruth Gordon

wolverine - Lead - 22/Aug/12

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

SecretSquirrel - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/12 with Oceanic

Oceanic - 19/Aug/12

rohai545 - 2nd - 10/Aug/12 with Neil Henson

misterb - Solo O/S - 07/Aug/12

Jake Young - Solo O/S - 06/Aug/12

one fall at the bottom; when doing the rockover dont put your foot on the shiny foothold and pray that your leader didnt place cam in the nice left hand pocket after he d done the rockover :D
najki_2000 - 2nd RP - 22/Jul/12 with Chris Rose

Hidden - Lead - 22/Jul/12

Wayne S - Lead - 20/Jul/12

the start is just as polished as always.
adam carless - Solo rpt - 18/Jul/12

nick ferro - 01/Jul/12 with toolboxtim

Graeme Hammond - Solo rpt - 01/Jul/12

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Jul/12

Jethro - Solo - Jul/12 with Mark Watkins, Richard Sharpe, Adam Lindley

Nick1812P - Solo O/S - 18/Jun/12

Hidden - Solo - 10/Jun/12

Phil Layton - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Justin B

real struggle for the start! first foot holds very smooth
ipblake - 2nd - 04/Jun/12 with Rhian

bwestwood - Solo - 02/Jun/12

MariaT - Lead O/S - 27/May/12 with David Walker

Managed the boulder start, but ran out of steam for the rock-over to the left, so had to rest on the rope.
David Walker - 2nd dog - 27/May/12 with Maria

Hidden - Lead - 05/May/12

ash longreach - Lead - May/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 16/Apr/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/Apr/12

kfowler141 - Lead - 06/Apr/12

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

gingerwolf - Solo O/S - 06/Mar/12

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Feb/12

Callum Anderson - 2012

Hidden - 2012

admackie - 2012

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/Nov/11

Oceanic - 16/Oct/11

Stefan_Morris - Solo O/S - 15/Oct/11

Hidden - Lead dnf - 12/Oct/11

Hidden - Lead - 01/Oct/11

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Oct/11

Fraser hill-casey - Solo O/S - Oct/11

Fraser hill-casey - Lead O/S - Oct/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/11

pie_eater_pete - Solo O/S - 29/Sep/11

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

Hidden - 2nd RP - 27/Aug/11

btc - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/11 with Rachel Foster

lozowen - Solo - 19/Aug/11

climbed after 8 attempts
climbing_wiggy - Solo RP - 13/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/11

LivinITlarge - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11 with Joe

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

adam carless - 2nd rpt - 18/Jul/11 with victim of mathematics

tough start - requiring high placement of right foot in niche after wedging toe in lower crack. Once on slab easy finish
danny269 - 2nd - 09/Jul/11 with Keir

Mark Dennison - Lead - 09/Jul/11 with Dawn

Palindrome - 2nd - Jul/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/11

ajc - Solo rpt - 19/Jun/11

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

Glyn Davidson - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/11 with Hollie

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Jun/11

ukx - Lead O/S - Jun/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 31/May/11

liamoloughlin - Solo O/S - 28/May/11

Hidden - Solo - 28/May/11

Jim Brownlow - Solo O/S - 17/May/11

ianjfsutcliffe - Solo O/S - 15/May/11

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

Tricky polished start, watch those knees if you slip!
pebblespanker - 14/May/11 with Rich Williams

Sam Cooke - Lead O/S - 14/May/11

Glynn Lead
CrashMat Rob - 2nd - 27/Apr/11 with Glynn, Colin

Ultimo Dyno Boy - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11

James Hale - 2nd O/S - 20/Apr/11 with John Sharratt

Hidden - Solo rpt - 19/Apr/11

Eddie1234 - Solo rpt - 16/Apr/11

tomthecoolperson - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/11 with Louise

Hidden - Lead - 09/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead rpt - 09/Apr/11

Dave led.
stuaart - 2nd O/S - 07/Apr/11 with Dave Carrier, Joel Fischer

sharpie530 - Solo O/S - 03/Apr/11

Tamati - Solo - Apr/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 06/Mar/11

ian d f - Solo O/S - 26/Feb/11 with Steve Robinson

irishguyinlondon - 2011 with Roo

stevorobs3 - Lead O/S - 2011 with Ian Faulkner

PAJames - 2011

katyc - Lead O/S - 24/Nov/10

Fran S8 - Solo - 17/Oct/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Oct/10

JamieSparkes - 2nd O/S - 12/Oct/10 with Claire Holland

llamaglama - Lead - 12/Oct/10 with Jam

Hidden - TR dog - 10/Oct/10

Rory Southworth - TR O/S - 09/Oct/10

philboy - 2nd - 02/Oct/10 with bisanth

mattwyles1 - Solo - 02/Oct/10 with Ellie, Joe

part.tom - Lead RP - Oct/10 with armouredego

armouredego - 2nd O/S - Oct/10 with Tom Parsons

Eddie1234 - Solo RP - 24/Sep/10

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Sep/10

Daniel Heath - Solo O/S - 04/Sep/10

Hidden - 2nd - Sep/10

A Crook - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/10 with Dom Stockton

Start felt way easier today. A bit damp.
Oliver Branagan - Solo rpt - 29/Aug/10

parksy986 - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/10 with eddie roebuck

bigdrew - Solo O/S - 22/Aug/10

Eddie1234 - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/10 with Luke Parkes

edd rab - Solo O/S - 19/Aug/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 17/Aug/10

slacky - Lead rpt - 15/Aug/10 with Chris Saunders, Ben

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/10

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 11/Aug/10

geddicakes - Solo O/S - 19/Jul/10

themadbrown - 2nd O/S - 10/Jul/10 with james

Jams Crwca - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/10 with themadbrown

31770 - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/10 with Ian Johnson

wildrover220 - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Royston Smith

Not 5b. Prob should have done the rh finish on the slab
phildavies84 - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Terry

I could not get off the ground at all, just couldn't get high enough with all the polish to stand on the ledge. Partner managed it, and I 2nd'd it up Nelson's Slab Indirect Start
Kelly D - Lead dnf - 20/Jun/10 with Kiri

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/May/10

liverpooldave - 2nd O/S - 23/May/10

pldarch - Lead - 22/May/10 with Sam

sambosanquet101 - 2nd - 22/May/10 with Peter Darch

One move wonder, brilliant slab moves after a brilliant boulder move onto the slab. Top route.
Oliver Branagan - Solo O/S - 11/May/10

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

ajc - Lead rpt - 07/May/10

Done many times .
jshields - Solo - 05/May/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead - 26/Apr/10

Mike shot up the crux start to this but I got nowhere and needed multiple lock-offs before getting established on the slab.
Steve Waters, Mynydd - 2nd dog - 26/Apr/10 with Mike Tempest

LukeP LCC - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/10 with paul sexton

Matt Fry - Solo O/S - 24/Apr/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 15/Apr/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10

My first proper HS (HS in the guidebook) lead, hard start followed by lovely slab. Was very surprised to get up the starting moves, but loads of positive holds - just had to pull hard!
embob - Lead - 10/Apr/10 with Alex

Stevo_the_pirate - 2nd O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Chris, Deacon

Hidden - 2nd - 10/Apr/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/10

Ollie B - Solo O/S - Apr/10

Matthew Edwards - 2nd O/S - 13/Mar/10 with Dave Sperring

tdudley - Solo O/S - 13/Mar/10

Hidden - Lead β - 13/Mar/10

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 07/Mar/10

stephenhartley - 2nd - 2010

Ken Taylor - 2010

joese7en - 2010

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 08/Oct/09

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 08/Oct/09

Had to abseil down to collect protection as second was unable to complete
robjc89 - Lead O/S - Oct/09 with Tom Mayes

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

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

Hidden - Sep/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09

charley - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/09 with Kev

Tithe Technique - 2nd - 21/Jun/09 with Charley

D.Andrew - 19/Jun/09

markhilton - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead - 23/May/09

kermit_uk - 2nd O/S - 10/May/09 with Steve Woolass

Hidden - 2nd dog - 02/May/09

barrylong - 2nd rpt - 23/Apr/09 with Andy Prichard

Hidden - 2nd dog - Apr/09

jcurley - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/09 with Mike Buddle

hembug - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/09

andycooper - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Mar/09

NickST - Lead - Jan/09

robal - 2009

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - 2009

DaveFidler - Solo - 2009

drysori - Lead - 2009

metal arms - Lead O/S - 23/Dec/08

Stig - Solo O/S - 26/Oct/08

tom.ireson - Solo O/S - 19/Oct/08

mark20 - 2nd rpt - 18/Oct/08

tiga271 - Lead - 18/Oct/08 with mark20

Very polished start
jimorothy - Lead - 29/Sep/08 with Rachel Crolla

Boldered the bottom move before leading the climb, I would go with HS 5a no way is it 5b!
Neil Pacey - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/08 with Tanya Savage

Ing - 2nd - 20/Sep/08 with James

ginger_lord - 2nd dog - 18/Sep/08 with Vince Vanhinsbergh

Moody_mare - 2nd rpt - 18/Sep/08 with Vince Vanhinsbergh

vvanhinsbergh - Lead - 18/Sep/08 with John Crewe

snakebite - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/08 with Claire Sheehan

Hidden - Solo O/S - 23/Aug/08

rayash - 2nd - 15/Aug/08 with greg

co1ps - Solo O/S - 23/Jul/08 with noodle the labradoodle

morganator - Solo - 22/Jul/08 with Sophie Whyte

HS 4c is fair. Not hard if you get it right.
mark20 - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/08

alexrankine30 - 2nd - 20/Jul/08 with Mark

rogersavery - Lead - 13/Jul/08 with Pete Hayes

tedburt - TR O/S - 13/Jul/08 with Pete Hayes

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/08

Claire Taylor - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/08 with Graham Plant

Creep_pea - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/08 with Sam

Mr. K - Lead O/S - 31/May/08 with Dave Sweeney

Tez29 - Lead O/S - 25/May/08 with Kez

Mike Soulby - Lead O/S - 21/May/08 with James Rhodes

gb83 - Lead O/S - 15/May/08 with lee milburn

Hidden - 2nd dog - 04/May/08

Hidden - Lead - May/08

roberto18 - Solo - 16/Apr/08

gazfellows - Lead - 16/Apr/08

gazfellows - Lead - 16/Apr/08

Hard start, but great move son the upper section.
riddle - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/08 with Tony

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/08

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Mar/08

popebenedictus - Solo rpt - 16/Feb/08 with Soloed

Rob1976 - 2nd - 10/Feb/08 with Janet Hannah

lowersharpnose - Lead - 01/Jan/08

AndrewJenkins - 2008

Jim Walton - 2008

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hannah Moulton - 2nd - 2008 with Gav

LoopyLou - Lead O/S - 2008 with Helen Lear

chrisallan - Lead O/S - 2008

Sidekick - Solo O/S - 2008

pauldr - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/07 with phill

john lynch - Lead - 11/Nov/07 with Bo Robertson

Solid jam, slippery high step then long reach, 4b at best,confidence required to solo the rest
Pilch - Solo - 10/Oct/07

skittles - 2nd O/S - 29/Sep/07

Thought required to protect the 2nd. Saw someone trying this after me and they didnt place gear til the thread, consequently 2nd was swinging off the first moves into the ground. Better to pull the rope up and chuck it down again so its not being pulled over by the gear.
Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 15/Sep/07 with Sarah and Abi

Sankey - 2nd O/S - 02/Sep/07 with Tom

Big pull start with one more move before you can relax and then find it easy as long as you have some smallish cams to protect on the way up
gazbonutter - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/07 with Pete MacDonald

The_Boy_ODwyer - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/07 with Tom and Rob

Hidden - 2nd - Sep/07

NickST - Lead O/S - Sep/07 with Greg Grace

jdgaventa - Lead - 26/Aug/07

Phil Jennings - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/07 with John Camateras

Hidden - Solo O/S - Aug/07

jonny_098 - Lead β - 30/Jul/07 with Matt Bazire

tristangale - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/07 with Mark

bullwinkle - Solo rpt - 05/Jun/07

start is tricky due to severe polish on the smeary foot placements. even though first gear placement is sound, once your over that, its got tae be a deck out if you come off..rest of the climb is a breeze tho. bisto climb..
fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - Jun/07 with dave an phil

howlingbaboon - Solo O/S - 18/May/07 with Chris FitzHugh

Hidden - Lead - 15/May/07

Awkward start.
Powder Puff Girl - TR O/S - 21/Apr/07 with Ben H

HS, even with the power-polished start
Pythonist - Solo O/S - 17/Apr/07

down
Col Allott - Solo - 15/Apr/07 with Alex Sturrock

tallsop - Lead - 11/Apr/07 with andy

tommo1664 - Solo - 01/Apr/07

IanJackson - Solo O/S - 01/Apr/07 with Robeverybody

Hidden - 2nd dog - 03/Mar/07

Hidden - 2nd dog - 03/Mar/07

Hidden - 2nd - Mar/07

simonw1 - 2nd O/S - 14/Jan/07 with Allan Watson

toasted - Lead - 14/Jan/07 with Simon Whitehead

Hidden - 2007

timmy-ts - 2007

steve2006 - Lead O/S - 2007

Hidden - Solo rpt - 27/Dec/06

fizzy_elephant - Solo O/S - 09/Dec/06 with stu

Hidden - 2nd - Nov/06

mje1398 - 2nd O/S - 14/Oct/06 with John M + Dom

dicky79 - 2nd O/S - 14/Oct/06 with Pete

Hidden - 2nd - Oct/06

Ben1983 - Solo O/S - 17/Sep/06

alaan - Solo O/S - 17/Sep/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 05/Sep/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/06

donkster - Lead O/S - Aug/06

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo O/S - 29/Jul/06

Chris Davids - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/06 with James

Another James - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/06 with Kirsten S

AJ007 - Solo - 11/Jul/06

Hidden - Lead - 04/Jul/06

Iggy_B - Solo O/S - 29/Jun/06

russonly - Solo β - 28/Jun/06

malc - 2nd - 28/Jun/06 with Paul S

hard start, the rest easy! Good protection higher up!
stevensmax - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/06

Hidden - 2nd dog - 17/Jun/06

crossdressingrodney - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/06 with Jez

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/06

Chris the Tall - Solo rpt - 01/Jun/06

Very polished foothold at start. Hard for the weak/overweight/rubbish (ie me).
lewis - 2nd dog - 10/May/06 with Simon Pape

mel holmes - Lead O/S - 08/May/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/06

Phil1967 - 2nd O/S - 18/Apr/06 with Ed

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Apr/06

Ross Barnes - Solo - Apr/06 with Andy N

John Lisle - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

mikej - 2nd - 15/Nov/05 with Rick Naylor

RichardMc - Lead - 13/Nov/05 with Graham Waddington

Hidden - Lead - 16/Oct/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/05

Owen W-G - Solo O/S - 02/Sep/05 with Tom

Virtual solo
aulda - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/05 with Mark H

Epic Ebdon - 2nd β - 06/Aug/05 with Molly Thompson

mol - Lead - 06/Aug/05 with Tim Ebdon

Mutl3y - Lead - Aug/05 with Jimbo

chrissloan84 - Solo O/S - Aug/05

Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/05 with Pete aka Dad

markbenton - Lead - 28/Jun/05 with madaxeman

bigphil - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/05 with Toby

Sankey - 2nd RP - 05/Jun/05 with Andy E

Raggar - 2nd - Jun/05 with Ian M, Andy J

Hidden - Solo rpt - 21/May/05

Hidden - Lead - 14/May/05

Scottish78 - Lead O/S - 03/May/05

mwh - 2nd O/S - 02/May/05 with JamesB

Lev - 2nd O/S - 02/May/05 with James Byrne

Hidden - 2nd - 23/Apr/05

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 03/Apr/05 with Chris

LankyPaddy - Solo O/S - 01/Apr/05

Hidden - Solo rpt - Jan/05

Hidden - TR O/S - Dec/04

Dan 85 - Lead O/S - 27/Nov/04 with Jon

Brown - Solo O/S - 09/Oct/04

will_benfold - Lead O/S - Oct/04 with Floris

colin milton - 2nd - 26/Sep/04 with Dave V

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

SteveM - Lead - 21/Jul/04 with Rosie

Nicos - Solo O/S - 19/Jul/04 with mark richardson

Graham T - Jul/04

Graham T - Lead - Jul/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/04

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Jul/04

Stefan - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/04

OffshoreAndy - 2nd - 28/May/04 with Steve Mount

Hidden - Lead - 28/May/04

krikoman - Lead O/S - 02/May/04 with Vince Norris, Jack Whiting

Dave Latimer - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/04

Rampikino - Lead - 17/Apr/04 with Liz Hay

ChrisBrooke - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/04 with John Inkpen

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/04

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/04

Hidden - 2004

Hidden - 2004

Gustav - Lead O/S - 2004 with Rich H

petekeron - Solo O/S - 2004

SteveM - Solo - 11/Oct/03

SteveM - Solo - 28/Sep/03

SteveM - Solo - 06/Aug/03

CrashMat Rob - Solo - 16/Jul/03 with Martin Smith, Martin Whelan, Nicky, Glynn

Hidden - Lead - 25/Jun/03

Hidden - Solo - 21/Jun/03

Hidden - 2nd - 15/May/03

SteveM - Solo - 20/Apr/03

Hidden - Lead - 06/Apr/03

CrashMat Rob - Solo - 22/Mar/03 with Ryan, Martin Smith, Nicky

Nigel Coe - Lead - 22/Mar/03 with Mike Harris

Whealiebob - Lead - 10/Mar/03 with Simon Compton

SteveM - Lead - 23/Feb/03 with Roger

WRMusall - Lead dog - 15/Feb/03 with John Fisher

Monk - 2003

Skell - Lead O/S - 2003

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Oct/02

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/02

Monster Thread protection for slabby bit. Chose to protect first move as this is really quite committing. Brilliant first move then just a steep walk
climbingrev - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/02

Dave Mason - Lead O/S - Aug/02 with Trev Tatler

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/02

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

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 15/Jun/02

Hidden - Solo rpt - 24/May/02

Phil West - Solo rpt - 06/Apr/02

Mark Riley - Solo O/S - Apr/02

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Oct/01

kp64zl - Lead - Oct/01 with Philip S

Adrian Daniels - Lead - 10/Jun/01 with Bill Marsh

cem - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/00 with Miles Butteriss

Gman - 2nd O/S - Sep/00 with Carl

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/00

Budge - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/00 with Neville Jaques

Laramadness - Solo - 28/Apr/00 with Matt Lawson

Hidden - Lead - 12/Mar/00

Hidden - Solo - 12/Mar/00

Hidden - 13/Feb/00

The Pylon King - Lead O/S - 2000 with Laura

marcoleptic - Lead O/S - 2000 with Mel

Allan Young - TR O/S - 13/Sep/99

Andy Fielding - Solo - 16/Jul/99

malc - 2nd - 10/Jul/99

Brian Rodgers - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/99 with Lisa

rocktigger - Lead O/S - Jun/99 with Ben

Hidden - Lead - May/99

Nicky lead
CrashMat Rob - 2nd O/S - 04/Apr/99 with Nicky

adam carless - Solo rpt - 1999

craig d - 1999

ajc - 2nd O/S - 08/Nov/98

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/98

craig h - Solo rpt - 13/Sep/98

Ian Archer - 2nd O/S - 18/Aug/98 with CDW

chris d williams - 18/Aug/98 with Ian Archer

FrankW - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/98 with Unknown

smudge - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/98 with Jeff

Hidden - Lead - 12/Jun/98

Gordon Stainforth - Lead - 10/May/98 with Mike Pearce

Hidden - Solo O/S - 08/May/98

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/98

CrashMat Rob - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/98 with Nicky

Chris Ellis - Lead O/S - 14/Dec/97 with Louise Pellett

chris sm - Solo O/S - 19/Oct/97

Jim Brooke - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/97

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/97

martroberts - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/97

five - Lead O/S - Jul/97

Le Chevalier Mal Fet - Lead - May/97

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Feb/97

Martyn - Lead O/S - 1997

Phil West - Lead O/S - 14/Dec/96 with David Atherton

CrashMat Rob - Lead O/S - 19/Oct/96 with Karen

tradguy - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/96 with John Simmonds

crater - 2nd - 11/Aug/96

Rampikino - Lead - 10/Aug/96

craig h - 2nd rpt - 15/Jul/96 with Janet Hannah

jim_randell - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/96 with MB

the BMC guide says VS 5a!! I'll have that grade thank you very much.
barney@helmshore - Lead O/S - 25/May/96 with simon

tlr - Solo - 05/May/96 with Pete D

Hidden - 1996

rurp - Lead O/S - 1996

Hidden - Lead - 1996

Gordon Stainforth - Lead - 19/Aug/95 with John Cutcliffe, Katrina

andrewbooth1000 - Solo - 20/May/95

Hidden - Solo - 14/Apr/95

Hidden - Solo - 28/Aug/94

sdht - 1994

Hidden - Lead - 13/Jun/93

timreynolds - Lead - 02/May/93 with Eric Sneyd

Hammy - Solo - 10/Apr/93

Roget - Solo O/S - 05/Dec/92

tlr - Solo - 13/Aug/92

charlesmfrench - Solo O/S - 28/Jun/92

Rog Wilko - Lead - May/92 with Alan Nuttall

kato'sdad - Solo - May/91

Hidden - Solo - 13/Oct/90

Jelly Mould Surfer - Solo O/S - 02/Sep/90

Laramadness - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/90

Marti999 - Lead - 1990

gordonday - Solo - 1990

Hidden - Lead - 03/Jun/89

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 08/Oct/88

Hidden - Solo - 16/Jul/88

2nd: Ian Lefevre
Gary Coggon - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/88

Chris the Tall - Solo O/S - Jun/87

babymoac - 23/May/87 with MTW

Iain Thow - Solo rpt - 20/Sep/86

Iain Thow - TR - 05/Aug/86

steve prior - Solo - May/86

Hidden - Solo - 25/Aug/83

Hidden - Solo - 05/May/83

Hidden - Solo - 31/Aug/82

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/82 with Alfreton MC

Mark Kemball - Solo - 22/Nov/81

Hidden - Solo - 20/Sep/80

mark-abz - Solo - 03/Apr/80

tapley - Lead - 26/Jan/80 with Alison Tapley

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

paul__in_sheffield - Lead - 1980

dangerdave - 2nd - 1979

JohnHutch - Lead - 09/Jul/78 with DT

MikeDowsett - Lead - 1978

RichardMc - Solo - 17/Jul/77

RichardMc - Solo - 17/Jul/77

RichardMc - Solo - 21/May/77

Nigel Bond - Solo - 20/Apr/76

RichardMc - Solo - 11/Apr/76

mikej - Solo - 03/Jan/76

Hidden - Solo rpt - 24/Aug/75

Hidden - Lead - 26/May/74

mikej - Solo - 27/May/73 with E

mikej - Solo - 16/Jan/72

rogerskews - 1971 with Various

Rain, snow, rain
RichardMc - 2nd - 16/Nov/69 with Neil ?

mikej - Solo - 17/Aug/69 with E

Andy Say - Lead - 1969

mikej - Lead - 22/Apr/65 with Barrie Regan, Nigel Sumner

My first Severe lead.
mikej - Lead - 14/Feb/65 with Paul Richardson

mikej - TR - 25/Oct/64 with Paul Richardson

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Voting
Total votes cast 161
hard VS0 of 34
VS1 of 34
easy VS7 of 34
hard HS9 of 34
HS15 of 34
easy HS0 of 34
hard S1 of 34
S1 of 34
easy S0 of 34
hard 5b0 of 38
5b0 of 38
easy 5b2 of 38
hard 5a1 of 38
5a19 of 38
easy 5a10 of 38
hard 4c3 of 38
4c1 of 38
easy 4c2 of 38
3 Stars1 of 89
2 Stars40 of 89
1 Star39 of 89
0 Stars9 of 89
Bag of .....0 of 89
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