Fo'c'sle Chimney* VD
12m. The main angle of the recess is climbed direct. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: All trad climbs at Birchen Edge.

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 221 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

migs493 - Lead rpt - 01/Nov/14

Mowglee - Solo O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Marita, Ali

rurp - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/14 with ben rowland

benlatham07 - Solo O/S - 28/Jul/14

Nigel Bond - Solo - 18/Jul/14

Mr Christian - Solo O/S - 09/Jul/14

Hidden - 06/Jul/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/14

Blueso - Solo - 02/May/14 with Felipe Wigster, Jezz, Anna

kingy.r - Lead - May/14

Greeny8053 - TR O/S - 14/Apr/14 with Nicola Wallis-Green

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Mar/14

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

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Mar/14

Matt Reed - Lead - 28/Sep/13 with Ronnie Reed

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/Sep/13

Bit polished in the middle
JimboWizbo - Solo O/S - 01/Sep/13

hirving - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/13 with Robbie Irving

matbrown333 - Solo - Jul/13

jason smeeth - 2nd - 08/Jun/13

John Roe - Lead - 20/Apr/13 with Ross Griffiths, Danny Bucknole

AlanPedrick - 2013

Dom15 - Lead O/S - 2013

deacondeacon - Solo O/S - 13/Nov/12

baldy.matt - 2nd - 03/Nov/12 with Conan Harrod

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/12

Mike Bayley - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/12 with Lee Attwater & Neil Armstrong

gronbech - Solo O/S - 09/Sep/12

Ross.Cooper - Solo O/S - 08/Sep/12 with Harry Yarrow

daviesp2 - Solo - 03/Sep/12

Wayne S - Lead - 20/Jul/12

Ericrd - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/12 with Kostandinos

2nd outdoor trip
hertsclimber - TR - Jun/12

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

howiebartrip - Lead O/S - 06/May/12 with Chris Hillier

Hidden - Solo - 26/Mar/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Mar/12

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

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

big djw - 2nd - 2012

PAJames - 2012

Dan Vaj - TR O/S - 23/Oct/11 with Amanda Vajzovic

hoggy90 - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/11

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

Steve_Fozz - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/11 with Fay Isherwood

kfv - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/11

Not as green as it appeared from the bottom if you stay away from the grass. Some loose grit towards the top. Awkward bridging required for not so reachy people.
@ChrisBeloe - 2nd O/S - 13/Aug/11 with Matt Ward

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

dobby 200 - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/11

KatieG - 2nd - 23/Jul/11 with James Wyatt

No partner and climbing on shunt; Good Warm up
Steve954 - TR O/S - 23/Jul/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Jul/11

puddingstone - 04/Jun/11 with Andy

traditional style
MayaJoy - 04/Jun/11 with Liz, Andy

babymoac - 04/Jun/11 with Liz

Tithe Technique - Solo O/S - 01/May/11

minus273degrees - 2nd O/S - 20/Mar/11 with WBroughton

Very green but a good route.
Steve Palmer - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/11 with Graeme Baxter, Matt

very very green, in the dry this would be a nice route.
gb83 - 2nd O/S - 16/Mar/11 with Steve Palmer

Very green and I'm too short. Try again in the summer.
gwaside - Lead dnf - 16/Mar/11 with Steve Palmer

CharlieC - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/10 with Tarryn

Tarryn - 2nd O/S - 07/Nov/10 with Charlie Cooper

1st lead of a chimney climb - no probs with push up and exit. Quick easy finish thereafter. Beginning of route slippery due to moisture and growth. Nice finish to the day.
danny269 - Lead O/S - 23/Oct/10 with Bob

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

Hidden - Lead rpt - 21/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/10

newvena - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/10 with jc

android - TR rpt - 29/Aug/10

wet
catty_9 - TR - 29/Aug/10 with LWCC

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

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

bold for vd and not without interest.
Webster - Solo O/S - 01/Aug/10

Sam Simpson - Solo O/S - 23/Jul/10

Tom Campbell - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/10

popebenedictus - Solo O/S - 01/Jul/10 with Soloed

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

edd rab - Solo O/S - 18/Jun/10

Mild Matt - 2nd - 05/Jun/10 with Neal Poad

kirky_p - Lead - 04/May/10

bullybones - Solo - 23/Apr/10

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Solo - 17/Apr/10

Katharine.eaton - Solo O/S - 11/Apr/10 with Wicks, Dom

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 09/Apr/10

chumleywarner - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/10

migs493 - 2nd O/S - 28/Mar/10 with Novice

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/10

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

Ken Taylor - 2010

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Dec/09

barrylong - Solo O/S - 08/Oct/09

Twisty - Solo O/S - 20/Sep/09 with Rayan Sammut

charley - Solo O/S - 06/Sep/09

Steve J P - Solo - 09/Aug/09

Jon Dittman - Solo - 09/Aug/09

Bernie Wylde - Solo - 09/Aug/09 with sp

paulerussell - 2nd O/S - 02/Aug/09 with Chris Poad

fordie77 - 2nd - 21/Jun/09 with A Brookes

Got a bit of a shock when I tried to use a bumble bee as a hold near the top - OUCH!
AlastairB - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/09 with Sarah Ford

Hidden - Solo O/S - 22/Apr/09

RachelP - 2nd - 18/Apr/09 with Naomi

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead - 2009

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - 2009

gillywillyhoo - Lead - 2009

D Berry - Solo O/S - 24/Dec/08

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

Creep_pea - Solo O/S - 17/Oct/08 with Stacey

craig d - Solo - 12/Oct/08

Goose4 - Solo - 10/Oct/08

vvanhinsbergh - Solo O/S - 18/Sep/08

andybeanland - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/08 with Dad

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/08

PanzerHanzler - Solo O/S - 17/Aug/08

heather.deane - 2nd O/S - 27/Jul/08 with Andy

daviesp2 - 2nd - 25/May/08 with Trish

adam carless - Solo O/S - 10/May/08

LankyPaddy - Solo O/S - 06/May/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/May/08

benman - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/08 with roger m

alun1111 - 16/Feb/08

Jim Walton - 2008

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Nov/07

RossT - Lead - 10/Oct/07 with Pete Cook

Pilch - Solo - 06/Oct/07

rambler_gary - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/07 with Jamie

Jamie Buxton - 2nd O/S - 12/Sep/07 with Gary Mirams

Antbrown - 2nd O/S - 09/Sep/07 with Al Stubbs

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/07

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/07

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

kwickfit - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/07 with chris

Jacob Ram - Lead - 06/Aug/07 with elisa best

Jonny M - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/07 with Helen Tsai

GiveHerHelen - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/07 with Jon Moulding

Hidden - Lead dnf - 09/Jun/07

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

Hidden - Solo - 02/Jun/07

Eddie_b - Lead - 09/Apr/07 with ICDSMC

mikehough - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/07 with Chris

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

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

climbingpixie - Solo - 06/Apr/07

The Mountain Goat - Solo O/S - 01/Apr/07

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

Alfredo - Solo - Mar/07

Hidden - 2007

ebunick - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/06 with Lizzie + 3 freshers

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

Green and slippy
Neilfrherts - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/06 with Sean

Hidden - Solo - 10/Jul/06

practicalcat - 2nd - 02/Jul/06 with kenny

Flick couldn't follow so seconded my own lead
DanT - Lead O/S - 28/May/06 with Flick Towns

Seconded my own lead
DanT - 2nd rpt - 28/May/06 with Flick Towns

Hidden - Solo - 05/May/06

Hidden - Solo rpt - 23/Mar/06

EAYL - Solo - 28/Jan/06

John Lisle - 2006

Pythonist - Solo O/S - 2006

Hidden - Solo - 2006

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

Dane - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/05 with Gary

joeoutdoors - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/05 with Chris Spicer

victim of mathematics - Solo O/S - 04/May/05 with Cornish Merlin

Cornish Merlin - Solo - 04/May/05 with Colin Angus

colin milton - Solo - 07/Oct/04

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Oct/04 with SUMC

Hidden - Solo O/S - Sep/04

OffshoreAndy - Solo - 03/Aug/04

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

Hidden - 2004

Binder - TR - 01/Nov/03 with JBM

Hidden - Solo - 14/Oct/03

SteveM - Solo - 28/Sep/03

tobydunford - Solo O/S - 17/Aug/03

Dux - Solo - 02/Aug/03

Hidden - Solo - 21/Jun/03

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/May/03

a bit green ?
mungo - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/02 with Paul Ireland

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 28/Aug/01

rocktigger - Solo O/S - Jun/99

Ian Archer - Solo O/S - 24/Aug/98

andrewbooth1000 - Solo - 10/Sep/97

crater - Solo O/S - 24/Oct/96

dp1 - 27/Aug/95 with Lee Cave

Rampikino - Solo - 15/Jun/93

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

Rog Wilko - 2nd - Oct/92 with Debbie Wilkinson

Hidden - Solo - 15/Aug/92

Backinthegame - Solo - Apr/92

Chris Ellis - Solo O/S - 05/Jul/91

Laramadness - Solo O/S - 24/Jul/90

tlr - Solo - 05/May/90 with Fin

craig h - Solo O/S - 29/Apr/90

Hidden - Solo - 26/Nov/89

tapley - Solo - Aug/88

Hidden - 1987

Iain Thow - Solo - 20/Sep/86

Nigel Bond - Solo - 23/Jun/84

andy tetsill - Lead - Oct/83 with Manchester Poly

Nigel Bond - Solo - 25/Jun/83

Ena - Solo - Sep/82 with Martin Trouse

JohnHutch - Lead - 1982

Hidden - Solo - 02/Nov/80

Hidden - Solo - Aug/80

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

mark-abz - Solo - 21/Dec/79

andy tetsill - Lead - Sep/79 with Martin

RichardMc - Solo - 25/Apr/76

Nigel Bond - Solo - 20/Apr/76

RichardMc - Solo - 11/Apr/76

petemeads - Solo - 1976

mikej - Solo - 06/Jul/74 with E

mikej - Solo - 25/Nov/73 with Janice Williams, E, Geoff Williams

mikej - Solo - 27/May/73 with E

Andy Say - Solo - 1971

mikej - Solo - 31/Aug/70 with E

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

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