Rockfax Description
Climb the right arete of the slab directly (5a ) using very polished holds or tough undercutting from below the roof on the right. From ledges, climb the middle of the face out to the right. © Rockfax

FA. David Penlington 1951

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Eastern Grit (2006): Top 500, Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Gritstone Climbs, Eastern Peak Grit 100 VD- VS, All trad climbs at Birchen Edge.

Hidden 31/Oct TR β
Charley17 25/Oct Lead
with Heather
gd303uk 19/Oct Lead O/S

The rock over on the 5a start was nice .

FlavioL1989 18/Oct Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Oct Solo O/S
tobyk 10/Oct Lead O/S
with Emma Akam
Stephen Halliday 04/Oct Lead
the power 01/Oct Solo
with Billy
Hidden 27/Sep Lead O/S
LJB 27/Sep Lead O/S

Great route no problems. With CSB and KSB

with KSB, CSB
Dafydd Llywelyn 04/Sep Solo O/S
samdickensuk 28/Aug Solo O/S
acer2012 17/Aug Lead O/S

Held first outdoor fall (James!).

with Murray Wankling, James Bridgewater
Durkules 15/Aug Lead
ht543 30/Jul 2nd
with Krish
rohai545 30/Jul Lead
with Helen
DavidPC 15/Jul Solo O/S
with Jamie Lilley
benny_m 14/Jul Lead O/S
with Su
Hidden 14/Jul 2nd
avmpsycho 18/Jun 2nd
with Che
Hidden 15/Jun Solo O/S
cmars89 07/Jun Lead
Tcampbell390 07/Jun 2nd O/S
daviesp2 30/May Solo
Hidden 23/May Solo O/S
heywoodj 19/May Solo O/S
PieMan 16/May Lead O/S
with Che
funkyvin1 10/May 2nd O/S
3kidsandanorton 10/May Lead
with Kay
the power 30/Apr Solo
with rob
dr_botnik 30/Apr Solo O/S
the power 25/Apr Solo
MIsh 23/Apr 2nd
with Rich C
Hidden 19/Apr 2nd
Hidden 18/Apr Solo
Matt Harmon 15/Apr Lead O/S
woody99i 09/Apr Lead O/S
with Chris
amccann 08/Apr Solo O/S
freemanTom 06/Apr Solo
dantheoptimist 06/Apr Lead O/S
Hidden 06/Apr 2nd
daviesp2 05/Apr Solo
bradley_bear_96 30/Mar 2nd
the power 10/Mar Solo O/S
with Billy
PEccleston 07/Mar Lead
Hidden 07/Mar Lead
deanhorsburgh 28/Feb 2nd O/S
jordangolding 28/Feb Lead O/S
g1m147 04/Jan Lead
with Samuel
Hidden ??/2015 -
bigbear86 ??/2015 Lead
John Higgs 09/Dec/14 Solo O/S
with Caitlin Bell
Robin Nichols 10/Nov/14 Solo O/S
Rich Malcolm 19/Oct/14 Solo β
johngriffin 01/Oct/14 Lead O/S
philhayes 01/Oct/14 2nd
Hidden 27/Sep/14 Solo O/S
petern 21/Sep/14 Lead O/S
eddiem1 14/Sep/14 2nd O/S
Pintsize 24/Aug/14 Lead rpt

Tried the direct start, ended up traversing into the back of the roof instead - got myself tangled up into some nice knots! Some funky climbing at the start, awkward but really fun

with Patrick Sterling
Hidden 21/Aug/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Aug/14 2nd
Hidden 21/Aug/14 Solo
Nigel Bond 09/Aug/14 Solo
Jenny Monkey 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S

awkward start but fun top section

Hidden 29/Jul/14 Lead
Hidden 24/Jul/14 Lead
Hidden 08/Jul/14 Lead
benlatham07 26/Jun/14 Solo β
johnl 23/Jun/14 Lead O/S

Did the 5a start.

with Andy Dunford
Le Chevalier Mal Fet 21/Jun/14 2nd
DanChad 21/Jun/14 Lead O/S
andyclimber 21/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 14/Jun/14 2nd
Hardcore Pat 08/Jun/14 Solo rpt
with Dr Julie
fuzzysheep01 07/Jun/14 Lead O/S

SPA training.

with Anna SPA training
steviethomas 01/Jun/14 2nd
BStar 18/May/14 Lead

Had a 'false start' as my foot pinged off getting up to the top of the first part. Fine climbing after that

with Rachael
Anne Gumbley 18/May/14 2nd
with Louise Bell
Lawrence Beesley-Peck 18/May/14 Solo
spenser 17/May/14 Solo
georgenvk 04/May/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 03/May/14 Lead O/S
Blueso 02/May/14 Solo
with Felipe Wigster, Jezz, Anna
rosyvivien 18/Apr/14 2nd O/S
with Caitlin, Ewan Davies
ewan.davies 18/Apr/14 2nd
Blueso 13/Apr/14 Solo
with Anna
Hidden 05/Apr/14 2nd O/S
K Mckay 30/Mar/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 30/Mar/14 2nd O/S
Mike.Kinge 29/Mar/14 Lead
with Nick Ingram
summerse 29/Mar/14 TR O/S
Sleepy_trucker 26/Mar/14 2nd β
DaveB61 26/Mar/14 Lead

Night climb with head torches - wet on top

with Richard Weaver, Dave Sargent
paul79 15/Mar/14 Lead O/S
popebenedictus 13/Mar/14 Solo rpt
with Soloed
David_Gledson 12/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with Gary
cmars89 09/Mar/14 2nd
with Pete Duckworth
Alex_Derbyshire 06/Mar/14 Lead
Markheighton 06/Mar/14 Lead
Alex_Derbyshire 04/Mar/14 Lead
withey1992 04/Mar/14 Solo
Markheighton 04/Mar/14 Lead
lloydellis93 ?/Mar/14 Solo
davewsargent ?/Mar/14 2nd
with dave bankart
Marzy95 ?/Mar/14 Lead O/S
Alex Thompson 22/Feb/14 Sent O/S

Nice 3d climbing.

with Luke
adamraymondwhite 16/Feb/14 2nd O/S
AMJ098 16/Feb/14 Lead O/S
with Adam White
adam carless 16/Feb/14 Solo rpt
lloydellis93 ?/Feb/14 Solo
lloydellis93 ?/Jan/14 Solo
Lawrence Beesley-Peck ??/2014 Solo
Tony Hy ??/2014 Lead O/S
thedreadedchris ??/2014 -
sting 17/Dec/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Dec/13 Solo rpt
Hidden 14/Dec/13 Solo
MoWalker3 01/Dec/13 Solo
lloydellis93 ?/Dec/13 Lead
BTphonehome 15/Nov/13 Solo
alicee 08/Oct/13 Lead
with Amy Hill, Daniel Whitlum
Hidden 05/Oct/13 Lead O/S
Russ 01/Oct/13 Solo O/S

interesting start, rest so, so

SuperLee1985 28/Sep/13 2nd O/S

5a Start, quite tricky. Rest of the route is fine

with simon gale
steve.aisthorpe 25/Sep/13 Lead
with John Lyall
alaster tonge 22/Sep/13 Solo
Hidden 14/Sep/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 10/Sep/13 2nd O/S
alexrankine30 01/Sep/13 2nd rpt
with Dad
tiga271 01/Sep/13 Lead
with Steve, alex
freemanTom 09/Aug/13 Sent
with Amy Till
johngriffin 08/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Jim Slater 07/Aug/13 Solo O/S
prof_vague 02/Aug/13 2nd O/S
with Paul
Lukem6 01/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Alex Townsend
flyboy86 ?/Aug/13 Lead O/S
claregardiner 20/Jul/13 Lead
Hidden 10/Jul/13 -
Benn A 08/Jul/13 Solo O/S
mfisher 04/Jul/13 Solo O/S
wnlwy 29/Jun/13 Lead
Hidden 29/Jun/13 2nd
freemanTom 28/Jun/13 Solo
Danbow73 16/Jun/13 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Jun/13 Solo
ilarge 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Paul Fobbester
cathymiller 01/Jun/13 2nd
Fatt Matt 26/May/13 2nd
with Rob Gamm
Hidden 19/May/13 Lead
OwenDT 19/May/13 2nd
Hidden 07/May/13 2nd
Wayne S 28/Apr/13 Solo
SPD224 28/Apr/13 2nd
with Martin Smith
MarkCunnington 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
alan.phobos 20/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with Colin
mky77 20/Apr/13 Lead rpt
tommanion 20/Apr/13 2nd dog

A challenging beginer climb

Phil Hewish 20/Apr/13 2nd
with Rachael Cunnington, Mark Cunnington
RachaelCunnington 20/Apr/13 2nd O/S
Jelly Mould Surfer 15/Apr/13 Solo rpt
Tamati 05/Mar/13 Solo O/S
Blueso 03/Mar/13 Lead O/S
with Mal Boyns, Anna
B4tgirl 03/Mar/13 2nd RP

Did the hard start on the arete - couldn't reach the easier(!) route!

with Tony
ChrisBrooke 02/Mar/13 Solo rpt
Sam Cooke 16/Feb/13 Solo
Jimbo C 16/Feb/13 Solo O/S
bclifton ??/2013 Lead
AlanPedrick ??/2013 -
Hidden 30/Nov/12 2nd O/S
Conan 03/Nov/12 Lead O/S
with Matt
baldy.matt 03/Nov/12 2nd
with Conan Harrod
will909 31/Oct/12 Solo O/S
deacondeacon 09/Oct/12 Solo
snowy_woodruff 29/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Mem
Hidden 29/Sep/12 Lead O/S
gronbech 09/Sep/12 Solo O/S
Steve Palmer 08/Sep/12 Lead
with Mike Godden
peterbeaumont 05/Sep/12 Solo O/S
gazfellows 02/Sep/12 Lead
with Nic
Hidden 02/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Robb.Haze 16/Aug/12 Lead
Ben Shortt 16/Aug/12 2nd

top face exposed in high winds - loved it!

with Robb Haze
tchallen99 13/Aug/12 Solo O/S
dannyevos 08/Aug/12 2nd O/S

Last climb of the day. First section the main test then a nice stroll!!

with Rick Clapham
adam carless 05/Aug/12 Sent rpt
NickTay 22/Jul/12 Lead rpt
with Lee B
Paul Hy 21/Jul/12 Lead O/S
with Damien K
Wayne S 20/Jul/12 Lead
climbingrev 12/Jul/12 Lead O/S

Quite a varied route. First couple of moves really nice to gain slab. Bold at top. (ish)

65m moderate millington 09/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 09/Jul/12 2nd O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/12 2nd
tomthecoolperson 25/Jun/12 Sent
with Andrew
Nick1812P 18/Jun/12 Solo O/S
gordonday 14/Jun/12 Solo
Hidden 10/Jun/12 Solo
John Brayshaw 09/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Erica
erica 09/Jun/12 2nd
with John
Hidden 26/May/12 Lead dog
Hidden 25/May/12 Solo O/S
Marcusk 23/May/12 2nd
with Jon, Nigel
JonJavlin 23/May/12 2nd O/S
with Nigel and Marcus
Gary A S 23/May/12 Lead O/S
with PeteT
Hidden 23/May/12 Lead
augustus trout 06/May/12 Lead O/S
with Dave BuxtonMC
Hidden 14/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Nick F Smith 13/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Derek Furze 01/Apr/12 Solo
Charley Carpenter ?/Apr/12 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/12 2nd
KippStudley 26/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 25/Mar/12 Solo O/S
Derek Furze 20/Mar/12 Solo
HKinsella 19/Mar/12 Lead β
paulharmer 19/Mar/12 Solo dnf
with Vernon Bayliss, John Price
Hidden 19/Mar/12 2nd
Hidden 18/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Mar/12 Solo rpt
Ceridwen 15/Mar/12 Solo O/S
Andy Moles 12/Mar/12 Solo O/S
with -
tiga271 10/Mar/12 Lead
with Dave
dannygiblin ?/Feb/12 Lead
Morwood 29/Jan/12 2nd
chrishedgehog 14/Jan/12 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2012 Solo
David Qualtrough ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 -
bikergirl88 01/Dec/11 2nd

Climb with steve

Hidden 03/Nov/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 30/Oct/11 Lead
Hidden 30/Oct/11 Lead
TCarrick 23/Oct/11 Lead
Krystalli 23/Oct/11 -
with Rob B, Andy W
Oceanic 16/Oct/11 -
Stefan_Morris 15/Oct/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Oct/11 Lead O/S
DanC1985 04/Oct/11 2nd O/S
with Colin
Fraser hill-casey ?/Oct/11 Lead O/S
Fraser hill-casey ?/Oct/11 Lead O/S

did the alternate

Gazleah 17/Sep/11 Solo O/S
with serge
Hidden 09/Sep/11 Solo rpt
ashsleight 30/Aug/11 Lead O/S

Cheeky start

with Dave
redknight137 29/Aug/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Aug/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 07/Aug/11 Lead
hellboundblr 31/Jul/11 Lead
with O. O.
Hidden 26/Jul/11 Solo O/S
virgil 22/Jul/11 Lead
with laura the mentallist
JamieSparkes 19/Jul/11 Solo O/S
with solo
Hidden 18/Jul/11 Solo
martinbettridge06 ?/Jul/11 -
david harvey ?/Jul/11 2nd O/S
with martin
risby 25/Jun/11 Lead O/S
with Max Streeton, Thomas Vaughan
tev 25/Jun/11 2nd O/S
with Ris, Max
riddle 25/Jun/11 Solo O/S

Slugs ahoy.

daharro1 07/Jun/11 2nd O/S
daharro 07/Jun/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/11 -
liamoloughlin 28/May/11 Solo O/S
migs493 28/May/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 28/May/11 Solo
Brian Rodgers 11/May/11 Solo O/S
sylwia 07/May/11 2nd
with Ross
geddicakes 07/May/11 Solo O/S
samappears 30/Apr/11 Lead O/S

Nice, good gear. Just faffed a bit just before topping out.

jasoncash 30/Apr/11 2nd O/S
murrayd 30/Apr/11 Lead O/S
@ChrisBeloe 30/Apr/11 2nd O/S
simoncov 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with LJ
Hidden 24/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Chris46 23/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Oliver
tim_mcd 23/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Manchi
Manchi 23/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with tim_mcd
Oliver46 23/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Chris
Hidden 19/Apr/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 16/Apr/11 Solo
chrisanderson 16/Apr/11 Lead
Lev 12/Apr/11 2nd O/S
Hidden 12/Apr/11 Lead O/S
Steve Palmer 08/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Andy T, Brian K
sharpie530 03/Apr/11 Solo O/S
Mike Soulby 02/Apr/11 2nd O/S
with Edd Willats
Luke Davies 30/Mar/11 Lead
arunthomas 27/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Catherine Pickup
malc 27/Mar/11 Lead rpt
with Jackie Smith, Paul S
Hidden 27/Mar/11 -
frankcp87 26/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Ian Holbrook
lozowen 04/Feb/11 Solo
D Berry 09/Jan/11 Solo rpt

5a version

PAJames ??/2011 -
Amy Kilpin 12/Dec/10 2nd
jonny_098 02/Nov/10 Lead O/S
with George Lewtas
Fran S8 17/Oct/10 Solo
hairynortherner 10/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with Tom, Andy
richardlongfils1986 09/Oct/10 Lead O/S

Took a direst finish which makes this into almost 2 bouldering problems on top of each other. tricky start and delicate at top

with claire morgan, ian dalloway
Hidden 09/Oct/10 Lead β
mattwyles1 02/Oct/10 Solo
with Ellie, Joe
Pilch 25/Sep/10 Solo

5a start

paul birch 25/Sep/10 Solo
mew 22/Sep/10 Lead
Martin McPhillie 31/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Katie Simmons
rob101 25/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with mike phillips
LivinITlarge 22/Aug/10 Solo O/S
with Joe
Hidden 19/Aug/10 Solo O/S
chris.mac 15/Aug/10 -
with rick
Rob Jarratt 03/Aug/10 2nd
with Vanessa, Andy Crawley
Hidden 03/Aug/10 Lead
Hidden ?/Aug/10 -
SuperstarDJ 31/Jul/10 Lead O/S

Not sure how either start could be 4b or 5b (as Rockfax has them). Did the undercut start, where there's a big jug over your head, a bit of balancing then more uber-jugs.

Gerlach 31/Jul/10 2nd
andycash 31/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with charlie o'brian
fleapitfan 11/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Jul/10 2nd O/S
Dizz 10/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with jt
Tom Campbell 04/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 30/Jun/10 Solo O/S
peaker16 19/Jun/10 Lead
wirralclimber1984 13/Jun/10 Solo O/S
Hidden 11/Jun/10 2nd
Howard J 25/May/10 Lead O/S

Started by traversing across the slab from Promenade

with Christine Maher, Liz Sell
Hidden 23/May/10 2nd
liverpooldave 23/May/10 Lead O/S
jwpil 21/May/10 Solo
charley 09/May/10 Solo O/S

Did both starts...

Tithe Technique 09/May/10 2nd O/S
valentinesbabe 09/May/10 Lead O/S

Did 5a start, faith in friction and balance. Nice climb even if it is a bit of a one move wonder

with Geoff Burrows, Kevin Tithe
ajc 07/May/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/May/10 Lead
markburgin83 03/May/10 2nd
martinbettridge06 ?/May/10 Lead
Hidden 11/Apr/10 Lead
gb83 09/Apr/10 Solo

direct start. definitely not 5a-more like 5b at least

with I.Killey
Hidden 09/Apr/10 Solo
paulharmer 08/Apr/10 TR
with David Hale, John Price
lancashire_dry 08/Apr/10 2nd
Katie S 02/Apr/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 28/Mar/10 Lead
Ab Wilson 27/Mar/10 Lead O/S

Guide book said VDiff. Certainly didn't think the start was VDiff but the top was pretty straight forward.

with Rufus Wood
The Bad Cough 27/Mar/10 Solo O/S
with Christian Minett
The Bad Cough 27/Mar/10 Solo O/S

Direct start on arete

with Christian Minett
daviesp2 21/Mar/10 Solo
freemanTom 21/Mar/10 Solo
Hidden 07/Mar/10 Lead O/S
Mark D 06/Mar/10 2nd O/S
with Tommy B
Hidden 20/Feb/10 2nd
migs493 24/Jan/10 Lead O/S
with Paul W
Denatone ??/2010 2nd
jamsebob ??/2010 2nd
Ken Taylor ??/2010 -
Hidden 07/Nov/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 20/Oct/09 Lead
Hidden 19/Oct/09 2nd
natalio 11/Oct/09 Lead O/S
disturbed_one51 08/Oct/09 Solo
Jonathan Hall 08/Oct/09 Solo
cloneragan ?/Oct/09 Lead O/S
highfivekrissy ?/Oct/09 2nd
with Flic Archer
Hidden 26/Sep/09 Solo
Pilch 26/Sep/09 Solo

done on 9 edges

maxkellock 19/Sep/09 Lead O/S

very nice overhang starts with a dyno

erica 15/Sep/09 Lead
with Bun
jk88 ?/Sep/09 2nd
markburgin83 30/Aug/09 Lead
Hidden 30/Aug/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 30/Aug/09 2nd
graphiclunarkid 30/Aug/09 Lead O/S

Fun start (opted to come at it from under the roof). Top section is a ladder, and I'd soloed it before as it's also part of The Promenade (to this climb's left). Jen belayed me but Dan seconded the route.

arctic_jen 30/Aug/09 2nd
with Rich
Hidden 29/Aug/09 Solo β
climbingxcat 27/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Brian
r@bag 23/Aug/09 Lead O/S
with Claire
Scott McRae 18/Aug/09 Solo O/S

Nice move onto arete

Babika 14/Aug/09 Lead

Came in from the right, under the roof

with Isobel Hinton
Mr. K 12/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Aug/09 2nd β
Hidden 09/Aug/09 Lead β
Jon Dittman 09/Aug/09 Solo
Hidden 31/Jul/09 Solo
mattshort 25/Jul/09 Lead O/S
with Tash
bennevis 22/Jul/09 Lead O/S

fiddly start but then easy

with paul
Hidden 16/Jul/09 Solo O/S
markw 12/Jul/09 2nd O/S
with Marv
Tor 12/Jul/09 2nd O/S
with Marv
Hidden 10/Jul/09 Solo O/S
rapidrich 07/Jul/09 Solo β
Hidden 27/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Benrj 19/Jun/09 Solo
with jay mowat
Hidden 14/Jun/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Jun/09 Solo O/S
robjc89 ?/Jun/09 Lead O/S
with Tom Mayes
Hidden 23/May/09 Lead
ajoliver 18/May/09 Solo rpt
Peter Howlett 12/May/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/May/09 Lead O/S
Jonny M 26/Apr/09 2nd O/S
with Andre Knirsch
Hidden 20/Apr/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/09 Solo
MaccMark 13/Apr/09 2nd
charley 03/Apr/09 2nd O/S
with Andy
benman 03/Apr/09 2nd O/S
with roger m
morrisdaboss 29/Mar/09 2nd O/S
with JB
john.gaffney 29/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Peter Morrisdaboss
Hidden 28/Mar/09 2nd O/S
zard 21/Mar/09 2nd O/S

In walking boots

with Irina Lorinkova
chadrads 21/Mar/09 Lead O/S
gnc760 21/Mar/09 Solo O/S
sean72 21/Mar/09 2nd
with Chadrads
Hidden 18/Mar/09 Solo O/S
Kirill 03/Jan/09 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2009 2nd
Hidden ??/2009 -
Ahilton83 ??/2009 Lead O/S
with Beth, Simon
Hidden ??/2009 -
tommo1664 29/Dec/08 -
Darrell Read 09/Nov/08 Solo
with Andrew Leigh, Robbie King
alexrankine30 24/Oct/08 Lead O/S
with Dad
barrylong 11/Oct/08 Lead O/S

I can't see how you can possibly access the slab in the bottom right corner at 5a. The undercutting start is great, though.

with Kathryn
Sandy Holford ?/Oct/08 Lead O/S
trigger118 28/Sep/08 Lead O/S
Adderbury Climber 28/Sep/08 2nd O/S
tinyali 23/Sep/08 Solo RP
Byronius Maximus 21/Sep/08 Solo O/S
danleyden 29/Aug/08 Lead O/S
2RoyalAnglian 17/Aug/08 2nd O/S

have done this route before and remembered that this route was quite good but had difficulty on starting it this time. but managed it in the end!!

with john
pabbage ?/Aug/08 Lead O/S
highfivekrissy ?/Aug/08 2nd
Hidden 26/Jul/08 -
tiga271 20/Jul/08 Lead
with Steve, Alex, Mark20
Sylvi 15/Jun/08 2nd
with Poz
shed_hed 07/May/08 TR
Ed Throp ?/May/08 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Mar/08 Solo O/S
Hidden 20/Feb/08 Lead O/S
ug99018 20/Feb/08 2nd O/S
flat eric 17/Feb/08 Solo O/S
Phil Jennings 08/Feb/08 2nd O/S
Pilch 03/Feb/08 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2008 Lead
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Hannah Moulton ??/2008 -
goi.ashmore 31/Dec/07 Solo O/S
Oli 13/Dec/07 Solo rpt
Hidden 17/Nov/07 Lead O/S
james.f.williamson 27/Oct/07 Lead O/S
tavarua 26/Oct/07 TR O/S
with Sarah
Pilch 10/Oct/07 Solo

did the direct, at last

andy tetsill ?/Oct/07 Solo
Hidden 09/Sep/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 18/Aug/07 Solo
mart rich 05/Aug/07 Lead O/S

For a short one - very enjoyable

with Steve Moody
ebastock 22/Jul/07 2nd
with John Beddard
Steve682 14/Jul/07 2nd O/S
with Ben
Powder Puff Girl 14/Jul/07 TR O/S

Climbed the 5a start.

popebenedictus 14/Jul/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 08/Jul/07 2nd
Pilch 23/Jun/07 2nd O/S

Still can't do the direct start

with Ed
EdShep 23/Jun/07 Lead O/S


with Pilch
chrisclimber_1986 02/May/07 Solo
with Nathanael Booker
J R R Hartley 01/May/07 Lead O/S
with Captain Crag
steve.aisthorpe ?/May/07 Lead O/S
with myles plant
donkster ?/May/07 Solo O/S
malc 09/Apr/07 Lead O/S
with Tiga271
Hidden 07/Apr/07 Lead O/S
Steve Vincent 06/Apr/07 2nd
Graeme Hammond 16/Mar/07 Solo rpt
tiga271 ??/2007 Lead
with Mark
Hidden ??/2007 -
steve2006 ??/2007 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2007 -
Hidden ??/2007 Lead
Col Allott 26/Dec/06 Solo O/S
Alfredo ?/Dec/06 Lead
with Ben R
endless winter 22/Oct/06 Solo O/S
Milne 22/Oct/06 Solo O/S

direct start

Hidden 21/Oct/06 Solo O/S
maybe_si 15/Oct/06 Solo O/S
gibbo38 08/Oct/06 Lead
with Robert
Hidden 08/Oct/06 2nd
naughtybadboy 08/Oct/06 Lead
Hidden ?/Oct/06 Lead
Hidden 23/Sep/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Sep/06 2nd O/S
Ben1983 17/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Chris the Tall 10/Sep/06 Solo rpt
Hidden 08/Sep/06 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Aug/06 Lead O/S
howlingbaboon 18/Aug/06 Lead O/S
with Ady, Rob
munnsy 04/Aug/06 Lead
ed woods ?/Aug/06 2nd
Hidden 18/Jul/06 Lead
Hidden 18/Jul/06 2nd
AJ007 11/Jul/06 Solo
2RoyalAnglian 09/Jul/06 Lead O/S
with alex
Hidden 01/Jun/06 Lead O/S
tobydunford 11/May/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 05/May/06 Solo
Hidden 04/May/06 Solo rpt
Hidden 12/Apr/06 2nd
Hidden ?/Apr/06 2nd O/S
Hidden 31/Mar/06 Lead
Hidden 31/Mar/06 2nd
Hidden 26/Mar/06 Lead O/S
VS4b ?/Feb/06 2nd
John Lisle ??/2006 -
Pythonist ??/2006 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2006 Solo
Pete Graham ??/2006 Solo
Hidden ??/2006 Lead O/S
queeniejackson ??/2006 -
with Kev Woodward
Hidden ??/2006 -
Hidden ??/2006 -
climbing_wiggy ??/2006 Lead O/S
with Nocker
Dhonny_Jaws ??/2006 2nd O/S
MikeDowsett ??/2006 Lead
with Kris Scheinkonig
RichardMc 13/Nov/05 2nd
with Graham Waddington
Nicos 09/Nov/05 Solo O/S
with solo
D Berry 29/Aug/05 Solo rpt

5a version

Nutkey ?/Aug/05 Lead O/S
Graeme Hammond 18/Jul/05 2nd O/S
with Pete aka Dad
Neil Curtis 02/Jul/05 Lead O/S

Did the 5b start version

with Pete Barnes
dannyboy83 ?/Oct/04 Solo O/S
Hidden ?/Sep/04 Solo O/S
Phil West 28/Aug/04 Solo rpt
crossdressingrodney 07/Jul/04 Lead O/S
victim of mathematics 07/Jul/04 2nd rpt
victim of mathematics 07/May/04 Lead O/S
Cornish Merlin 07/May/04 2nd
Dave Mahon ?/May/04 2nd
with Mark Moody
samwelli 26/Mar/04 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2004 -
Hidden ??/2004 -
petekeron ??/2004 Solo O/S
Swirly 23/Aug/03 Solo O/S
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 13/Jul/03 Solo O/S
roverhead 12/Jul/03 Lead
Stefan Kruger 06/Jul/03 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Jun/03 Lead
Hidden 21/Jun/03 Solo
Hidden 24/May/03 Solo O/S
Mike Turner 17/May/03 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/May/03 Lead
crater 06/May/03 2nd
with chris
SteveM 20/Apr/03 Lead
with Bekhs
Hidden 06/Apr/03 Lead
Hidden 09/Mar/03 2nd
LankyPaddy 30/Jan/03 Solo O/S
Monk ??/2003 -
sam coward ??/2003 Solo
Rampikino 06/Oct/02 Lead
with Paul Starr
Hidden 21/Aug/02 Lead
Ander 22/Jul/02 Lead
with Kev
Hidden 29/May/02 2nd O/S
Phil West 25/May/02 2nd rpt
with David Atherton
Phil West 06/Apr/02 Solo O/S
D Berry 03/Mar/02 Lead O/S
with Claire Berry
Hidden ?/Mar/02 Lead
DerwentDiluted 18/Nov/01 Solo
Bry ?/Oct/01 2nd O/S
with Andi Buckley
Alastair Hudson 16/Jul/01 Solo
Sam and will 01/Jul/01 Lead
with Anthony Bennett
John Roe 02/Jun/01 2nd
with John Dunn
Simon Caldwell ??/2001 Lead O/S
with various
sixties 19/Nov/00 Lead
with hrd
Mark Riley ?/Sep/00 Lead O/S
Gman ?/Sep/00 Lead O/S
with Carl
marcoleptic ??/2000 Solo
paul birch 30/Aug/99 -
chris sm 18/Jul/99 Solo O/S
rocktigger ?/Jun/99 2nd
with Ben
Hidden 06/Dec/98 Lead
Hidden 12/Sep/98 Lead O/S
ellie macpherson ?/Sep/98 2nd
with Neil Macpherson
FrankW 09/Aug/98 Lead O/S
with Unknown
LakesWinter 10/Jul/98 Solo
with Curly
five ?/Jul/98 Solo
Jim Brooke 18/Oct/97 Lead O/S
jim_randell 26/Jul/97 Lead O/S
with RL
Hidden ?/May/97 Solo O/S
ajoliver 08/Apr/97 Solo O/S
Hidden 18/Oct/96 Solo O/S
colin milton 16/May/96 Solo
andrewbooth1000 05/Apr/96 Solo
Martyn ??/1996 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/1996 -
Hidden ??/1996 Lead
Adrian Daniels 22/Oct/95 Lead
with Bill Marsh
Hidden 21/Oct/95 Lead
dp1 27/Aug/95 2nd
with Lee Cave
nigehughes ?/Jun/95 Solo
Hidden 14/Apr/95 Solo
rurp ??/1995 -
Phil1967 30/Sep/94 Lead
with Ed
Budge ??/1994 Lead O/S
with Petra
Hidden 04/Jul/93 2nd
Hammy 10/Apr/93 Solo
mikej 17/Aug/92 Solo
with M
tlr 13/Aug/92 Solo
Backinthegame ?/Apr/92 Solo
adam carless ??/1992 Solo
Hidden ??/1992 Solo
Chris Ellis 15/Sep/91 Solo
Hidden 09/Jul/91 Solo O/S
nai ??/1991 Solo
Hidden 13/Oct/90 Solo
Laramadness 12/Sep/90 Lead O/S
Jelly Mould Surfer 02/Sep/90 Solo O/S
tlr 01/Jul/90 Solo
Gary Coggon 24/Mar/90 Solo

Alison top-roped.

lithos ?/Mar/90 Solo
Marti999 ??/1990 Lead
gordonday ??/1990 Solo
Hidden 03/Jun/89 2nd
Dave Musgrove 19/Mar/89 -
with Rupert Wyard, Pete Finklaire, Kim Greenald, David
Yourlead ?/Sep/88 Lead
with Ric Gregory
climbhigher0 25/Jun/88 Solo O/S
Roget ??/1988 Solo O/S
Chris the Tall ?/Jun/87 Solo O/S
Iain Thow 20/May/87 Solo rpt

Usually via rock over left, soloed higher version once.

Iain Thow 23/Apr/87 Lead
with Ian Bruce, Rod Haynes
Ian Archer 12/Mar/87 Solo O/S
stewart murray ??/1987 Lead
Hidden ??/1987 -
steve prior ?/Aug/86 Solo
Hidden 19/Aug/85 Solo
Nigel Bond 24/Jun/85 Solo
Nigel Bond 23/Jun/84 Solo
Nigel Bond 25/Jun/83 Solo
charlesmfrench 11/Jun/83 Solo O/S
Ena ?/Sep/82 Solo
mikej 18/Oct/81 Solo
with S
Nigel Bond 04/Mar/81 Solo
Hidden 21/Dec/80 Solo
Nigel Bond 01/Sep/80 Solo
mark-abz 03/Apr/80 Solo
tapley 26/Jan/80 Lead
with Alison Tapley
CrashMat Rob ??/1980 Lead O/S


dangerdave ??/1979 Lead
Chris Terrey ??/1979 Solo
Hidden 09/Jul/78 Lead
Rob Davies ?/Jul/78 Solo
MikeDowsett ??/1978 Lead
Mark Kemball 03/Nov/77 Solo
Hammy 22/Aug/77 2nd
with Jonathan Stacey
RichardMc 17/Jul/77 Solo
RichardMc 17/Jul/77 Solo
Nigel Bond 20/Apr/76 Solo
petemeads ??/1976 Solo
RichardMc 19/Oct/75 Solo
Hidden 24/Aug/75 Solo
mikej 06/Jul/74 Solo
with E
mikej 25/Nov/73 Solo
with Janice Williams, E, Geoff Williams
mikej 27/May/73 Solo
with E
mikej 16/Jan/72 Solo
mikej 31/Jan/71 Solo
mikej 01/Jan/71 Solo
with Stewart Grant
mikej 31/Aug/70 Solo
with E
mikej 28/Feb/70 Solo
with E
mikej 13/Dec/69 Solo
with E
mikej 04/May/69 Solo
with Wil Hurford
mikej 04/Jan/69 Solo
with Roy Worthy, Nigel Sumner
Andy Say ??/1968 Lead
mikej 26/Sep/65 Solo
with Roy Ecclestone, Nigel Sumner
mikej 10/Jun/65 Lead
with Philip Falkner, Clarry May
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