Oarsman HVS 6b
14m. 14m. The thin crack in the slab provides a technical starting move (a V4 problem). Once established on the traverse of Powder Monkey Parade, finish left over the bulge. © ROCKFAX

FA. Mark Stokes 1984

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This climb is in 16 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

dannyboy83 - Solo RP - 24/Sep/14

Nick1812P - Sent x - 15/Aug/14 with India

andy jennings - Sent x - 22/Feb/14 with Mr. Lovatt

joese7en - 24/Oct/13

wolverine - Sent - 30/Jun/13

Hidden - Sent - 08/Dec/12

Done as a 6b+ boulder problem to the break.
danm - Sent - 02/Mar/12

kingholmesy - Sent x - 2012

Really hard for the V4 grade given in the new BMC guide. The line shown in the old PGE guide actually seems to correspond to Oar 'Ouse. Bailed onto the left arete at the end of the boulder problem start as the break is pretty slopey and I had no spotter and it was nearly dark and blah blah blah.
Andrew Barker - Sent x - 09/Feb/11

joese7en - Sent x - 18/Jan/11

Birdo - Solo O/S - 19/Jun/10

wolverine - 15/Apr/10 with Sarah Marks

Hidden - Sent - 23/Aug/09

Boy - Jan/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - Nov/89

Ground up
goi.ashmore - Solo RP - 08/Oct/88

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