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12m. A more interesting finish to Admiral's Progress moving left past a large block to reach a short chimney, up this to the top. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 187 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

cheeky - Solo O/S - 15/Sep/14

mark4344 - Solo - 15/Sep/14

Julie lead 13, i took 14, very satisfied
nicnac67 - 2nd - 14/Sep/14 with Julue

AndyRogers - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/14 with Katy

will_benfold - Solo O/S - 24/Aug/14

Hidden - Lead - 20/Aug/14

Nigel Bond - Solo - 18/Jul/14

Mayaculpa - Solo - 02/Jul/14

benlatham07 - Solo β - 26/Jun/14

Rpt.
jshields - Solo - 25/Jun/14

Le Chevalier Mal Fet - Solo - 21/Jun/14

Hardcore Pat - Solo rpt - 08/Jun/14 with Dr Julie

Neil Henson - Solo rpt - 01/Dec/13

lloydellis93 - Solo - Oct/13

gGor - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/13 with Nayla ElDahdah

ianjdodd - 2nd O/S - 01/Aug/13 with Jon Allen

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/13

Neil Henson - Solo O/S - 11/Jul/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/Jul/13

BStar - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/13

Rachael88 - 2nd - 06/Jul/13 with Adam

Curlyhelen - 2nd - 07/May/13 with Paul

ChrisBrooke - Solo rpt - 02/Mar/13

Hidden - 2013

deacondeacon - Solo - 01/Oct/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Sep/12

Enjoyed the start but the finish was dissapointingly easy
catjm - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/12 with Dad

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 12/Aug/12

Curlyhelen - 2nd - 15/Jul/12 with David P

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/12

jasoncash - Lead O/S - 20/May/12 with Alex Pickup

susan mc donald - 2nd - 26/Mar/12

partz - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/12 with Rhi Evans

Rhi Rhi - 18/Mar/12 with Matt

Andy Moles - Solo O/S - 12/Mar/12 with -

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Nov/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Sep/11

down climb for next route
Gazleah - Solo O/S - 17/Sep/11 with serge

Becky H - 2nd O/S - 04/Sep/11 with Adrian Hampshire

philip1984 - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/11 with Mike Hegarty

Deezel65 - Solo O/S - 18/Aug/11

Marti999 - Solo O/S - 05/Aug/11

KevInLincoln - 2nd - 31/Jul/11 with Ben Smith

bjlsmith - Lead - 31/Jul/11 with ODL

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Jul/11

Chimneys - always fun
Babika - Lead - 18/Jun/11 with Diane Morris, Greg Jones, Charles Leek

Really good fun, a bit like caving.
CharlieBartlett - Solo - Jun/11

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

sylwia - 2nd - 07/May/11 with Ross

Fun chimney with nice little exit
papalazarou - Solo O/S - 01/May/11

Bex_M - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/11 with Duncan Dunbar

AndyPagett - Lead - 16/Apr/11 with Adam Mitchell

Lev - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/11 with Emma Ross

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/11

DGY - Lead - 02/Apr/11 with Barbara

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

Hidden - Solo - 19/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10

Hjort - Solo O/S - 03/Sep/10

edd rab - Solo rpt - 01/Sep/10

Sam..Oliver - Lead - 01/Sep/10

rob101 - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/10 with mike phillips

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Aug/10

chris.mac - 15/Aug/10 with rick

batterj2 - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/10 with Kirsty Taylor

Kirsty18 - 2nd - 25/Jul/10 with James Battersby

tony wood - Solo O/S - 04/Jul/10

Ian_Whitfield - Lead O/S - Jun/10 with John Clewer

Tithe Technique - Lead O/S - 09/May/10 with Matt Fletcher, Angela Paul

valentinesbabe - 2nd O/S - 09/May/10 with Kevin Tithe

JHiley - Lead O/S - 05/May/10

charley - Solo O/S - 21/Apr/10

andy jennings - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/10 with Momber

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 10/Apr/10

Katharine.eaton - Solo O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Dom

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

Will Furnass - 2nd - 07/Feb/10

tinyali - Solo O/S - 01/Feb/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2010

MPSBunny - Solo O/S - 04/Nov/09

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 08/Oct/09

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 08/Oct/09

robjc89 - Solo O/S - Oct/09

Hidden - Solo - 26/Sep/09

done on 9 edges
Pilch - Solo - 26/Sep/09

jumpingjimminy - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Ellie

Hidden - Solo β - 29/Aug/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Aug/09

Jon Dittman - Solo - 09/Aug/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Jun/09

Benrj - Solo - 19/Jun/09 with jay mowat

Hidden - Solo rpt - 22/Apr/09

chadrads - Solo O/S - 21/Mar/09 with sean veal

sean72 - Solo - 21/Mar/09 with Chadrads

JohnHutch - Solo - 18/Mar/09

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - Solo rpt - 28/Dec/08

howlingbaboon - Solo rpt - 23/Dec/08 with Chris FitzHugh

krikoman - Solo O/S - 28/Sep/08 with Jack Whiting

Reds - Solo O/S - 25/Sep/08

mitch - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/08 with Lucy Blake

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/08

Hedley - 2nd O/S - 25/Aug/08 with Julie Cooke

Glad I bothered with the alternative finish to Admiral's Progress. Nice route.
JCookie - Lead - 25/Aug/08 with Hedley Proctor

Hidden - Solo rpt - 11/Aug/08

Jim Malo - Lead O/S - Aug/08

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jul/08

howlingbaboon - Solo rpt - 30/Jun/08

mintcake - Solo - 03/May/08

luke13 - 2nd O/S - May/08 with Mike

matsavage - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/08

Pilch - Solo O/S - 03/Feb/08

benman - Lead O/S - 27/Jan/08 with roger m

popebenedictus - 2nd O/S - 12/Jan/08 with Edd Rab

edd rab - Lead O/S - 12/Jan/08 with Ben Harding

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 31/Dec/07

Hidden - TR O/S - 20/Oct/07

howlingbaboon - Solo O/S - 24/Aug/07

angleseykayaker - Solo - 24/Aug/07 with Mike Crump

CharlieC - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/07 with Tristan

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/07

Katya - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/07 with Ellie

Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Solo O/S - 14/Apr/07

mike_hough_uk - Lead - 08/Apr/07 with Christine Bailey

chri55ie - 2nd - 08/Apr/07 with Mike Hough

Hidden - Lead - 24/Mar/07

Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 16/Mar/07

Alfredo - Solo - Mar/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Jan/07

Hidden - 2007

adam carless - Solo O/S - 27/Dec/06

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

Hidden - Solo - 11/Jul/06

and seconded.
2RoyalAnglian - Solo - 09/Jul/06 with james ansty

Hidden - Solo - 05/May/06

John Lisle - 2006

Pythonist - Solo O/S - 2006

Nicos - Solo O/S - 09/Nov/05 with solo

Hidden - Solo - 26/Sep/05

Chris Davids - Solo O/S - 07/Aug/05

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/May/05

John Brayshaw - Solo rpt - 03/Apr/05

Ruth Smith - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/05 with ryan timms

colin milton - Solo - 07/Oct/04

smudge - Solo O/S - 04/Oct/04

Hidden - Solo O/S - Sep/04

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

Tom Stoddart - Solo - Jul/04

victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 07/May/04 with Cornish Merlin

Cornish Merlin - 2nd - 07/May/04 with Colin Angus

Hidden - Solo rpt - 07/Apr/04

samwelli - Solo O/S - 26/Mar/04

rob wmc - Lead O/S - 10/Jan/04 with Pete

Hidden - 2004

jonathan watt - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/03

Hidden - Solo - 21/Jun/03

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/May/03

John Brayshaw - 2nd rpt - 04/May/03 with Pete Greaves

SteveM - Solo - 21/Apr/03

LankyPaddy - Solo O/S - 30/Jan/03

Rampikino - Lead - 06/Oct/02 with Paul Starr

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

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 15/Jun/02

Rampikino - Lead - 21/Apr/02 with Liz Hay

Hidden - Solo - Aug/00

rocktigger - Solo O/S - Jun/99

Ian Archer - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/98 with CDW

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

Hidden - Lead - 1993

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

Chris Ellis - Solo O/S - 15/Sep/91

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

Tony Buckley - Solo - Jul/90

Iain Thow - Solo - 14/Sep/87

babymoac - Solo - 23/May/87

Hidden - 1987

John Brayshaw - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/83

Hidden - Solo - 01/Oct/82

mark-abz - Solo - 27/Apr/82

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

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

RichardMc - Solo - 22/May/77

petemeads - Solo - 1976

Andy Say - Lead - 1968

mikej - Solo - 20/Dec/64 with Brian Lefevre

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Style of ascent

Soloed105 of 187 (56.1%)
Lead50 of 187 (26.7%)
Followed22 of 187 (11.8%)
Toproped1 of 187 (0.5%)
Unknown9 of 187 (4.8%)

'Climbed'74 of 187 (39.6%)
clean O/S99 of 187 (52.9%)
clean β2 of 187 (1.1%)
clean rpt12 of 187 (6.4%)