Rockfax Description
Climb an awkward groove directly below the main corner then the centre of the wall on the right on spaced holds. Often green. © Rockfax

FA. David Penlington 1951

Ticklists: All trad climbs at Birchen Edge.

Hidden 11/Oct Lead O/S
alijam42 11/Oct 2nd
Hidden 08/Aug Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Jun Solo rpt
Dazluke2000 16/May Lead O/S
Rebs 07/Mar 2nd O/S
PEccleston 07/Mar 2nd
Robin Nichols 17/Feb Solo O/S
Quarryboy 25/Oct/14 Solo O/S

Wet and grim!

Alkis 25/Oct/14 Solo rpt
Hidden ?/Oct/14 -
Albachoss 26/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 16/Jul/14 Lead
benlatham07 26/Jun/14 Solo O/S
1918hasti 14/Jun/14 Lead
with Paul Bradwell
Hidden 15/Apr/14 2nd
Hidden 31/Mar/14 Solo rpt
matbrown333 ?/Sep/13 Solo
Benn A 08/Jul/13 Solo O/S
Pelleas 06/May/13 Lead
with Dave C., Adrian
cherad 05/May/13 2nd O/S
migs493 28/Apr/13 2nd rpt
with LO
gdev31 28/Apr/13 2nd O/S
with Loz Owen
tommanion 20/Apr/13 2nd O/S
PeteMc 07/Apr/13 Lead O/S
tom0french 07/Apr/13 2nd β
andy.smythe ?/Mar/13 Lead
Hidden 03/Nov/12 Solo rpt
Strachan 12/Aug/12 Lead O/S
dannyboy83 12/Aug/12 Solo O/S
cragant 17/Jul/12 Lead
swoollock 17/Jul/12 Lead
stevelismore 20/May/12 Lead

Not technically hard, but hard to protect.

with Peter Borcher PCC
gillywillyhoo 13/May/12 Lead
Hidden ??/2012 -
lozowen 25/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Sally Owen
charley 20/Nov/11 2nd O/S
with Ange, Kev
Tithe Technique 20/Nov/11 TR O/S
valentinesbabe 20/Nov/11 Lead O/S

nice climb but felt a bit scary for a Severe.

Steve Palmer 02/Nov/11 Lead O/S
with Nathan
Gazleah 17/Sep/11 Solo O/S
with serge
Hidden 10/Sep/11 Lead O/S
jmr 19/Jun/11 2nd
with Andy Graham
philip1984 03/Jun/11 2nd O/S
with Mike Hegarty
adam carless 12/May/11 Solo O/S
papalazarou 01/May/11 Solo O/S

I really enjoyed this route. It was a little exposed for a solo, but it felt good.

Hidden 17/Apr/11 Lead
r.greaves 04/Sep/10 2nd
with Gaz Hughes
simeclimb68 30/Aug/10 Solo O/S
parksy986 24/Aug/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Aug/10 Solo O/S
chris.mac 15/Aug/10 -
with rick
Alkis 31/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Raffaele
shkinitrep 07/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Jul/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Jul/10 2nd rpt
Tom Campbell 04/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Richiehill 22/May/10 2nd O/S
Jonathan Hall 21/May/10 Solo
zappa 02/May/10 2nd
emmafromSB 02/May/10 Lead
with zappa
jamessandels 12/Apr/10 Lead
with Mykl White
Hidden 27/Mar/10 Lead rpt
partz 13/Mar/10 2nd O/S
with Dan Smart, Tim Clark
lancashire_dry 30/Aug/09 Lead
sce8 29/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Michelle and Christian
climbingxcat 27/Aug/09 2nd
with Brian
Jon Dittman 09/Aug/09 Solo
Hidden 20/Jul/09 Lead rpt
Hidden 25/Jun/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 24/Jun/09 Solo O/S
shed_hed 24/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Andy Winter
D.Andrew 19/Jun/09 2nd
Hidden 24/Apr/09 Lead rpt
robal ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 -
howlingbaboon 23/Dec/08 Solo rpt
Hidden 11/Aug/08 Solo rpt
adrianscott 24/May/08 2nd O/S
Powder Puff Girl 24/May/08 2nd O/S
with Ben H
popebenedictus 24/May/08 Lead O/S
shed_hed 07/May/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Mar/08 Solo rpt
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Alfredo ?/Sep/07 Solo
howlingbaboon 24/Aug/07 Solo O/S
Hidden 01/Jun/07 Solo rpt
Hidden 21/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Pythonist 17/Apr/07 Solo O/S
Graeme Hammond 16/Mar/07 Solo rpt
Hidden 03/Feb/07 2nd
TomBull 28/Jan/07 2nd rpt


with James
Hidden ??/2007 -
timmy-ts ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 Lead
ianjdodd 21/Oct/06 Lead O/S
apeman241 13/Sep/06 Lead O/S
with Dan Davies
Hidden 16/Aug/06 Solo rpt
AJ007 11/Jul/06 Solo
BoulderMonster 22/Jun/06 Lead O/S
Oli 01/Jun/06 Solo O/S
John Lisle ??/2006 -
tiga271 ??/2006 Lead
with Dave
Nicos 09/Nov/05 Solo O/S
with solo
Hidden 26/Sep/05 2nd
redsulike 08/Aug/05 Lead
with Jez Hadall
Mutl3y ?/Aug/05 Lead
with Jimbo
Graeme Hammond 18/Jul/05 2nd O/S
with Pete aka Dad
Phil West 28/Aug/04 Solo O/S
Dux 06/Jun/04 Lead O/S
with Clay Lowe & Premal
samwelli 26/Mar/04 Solo O/S
ZA ?/Oct/03 2nd
with UWCM CC
SteveM 28/Sep/03 Solo
cem 10/Aug/03 2nd
with Peter ?, Richard T
Hidden 03/Apr/03 Solo RP
Hidden 16/Mar/03 Lead
Alaric 07/Sep/02 2nd O/S
Hidden 17/Aug/02 Lead
OffshoreAndy 17/Jul/02 2nd
with Steve Mount
Hidden 27/Jun/02 Lead
DerwentDiluted 15/Jun/02 Solo
Hidden 24/May/02 Solo O/S
Hidden 08/May/02 Lead rpt
rocktigger ??/2000 Lead O/S
with Clare
Roget 20/Dec/98 Solo O/S
Ian Archer 18/Aug/98 2nd O/S
with CDW
chris d williams 18/Aug/98 Lead
Hidden 27/Sep/97 Lead rpt
Hidden 05/Sep/97 Lead O/S
Laramadness 24/Dec/94 Solo O/S
tapley 08/May/89 Lead
with Alison Tapley
climbhigher0 25/Jun/88 Solo O/S
Iain Thow 20/May/87 Solo
Hidden ??/1987 -
Hidden 05/May/83 Solo
mark-abz 27/Apr/82 Solo
Ghastly Rubberfeet ??/1980 Solo
CrashMat Rob ??/1980 Lead O/S


Mark Kemball 03/Nov/77 Solo
RichardMc 21/May/77 Solo
petemeads ??/1976 Solo
Andy Say ??/1969 Solo
mikej 09/May/65 Solo
with Peter Hurst, Dave Williams
High HS
Mid HS
Low HS
High S
Mid S
Low S
High HVD
Votes cast 11
High 4b
Mid 4b
Low 4b
High 4a
Mid 4a
Low 4a
High 3c
Mid 3c
Low 3c
Votes cast 10
Votes cast 8
Style of ascent
Not Set
Flashed (β)
Not Set