Tar's Wall HVD 4b
8m.

Rockfax Description
A problem start gains the easier slab above. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 405 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Hidden - Solo - 13/May/15

the power - Solo - 30/Apr/15 with rob

dr_botnik - Solo O/S - 30/Apr/15 with Phil Taylor

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Apr/15

freemanTom - Solo - 06/Apr/15

the power - Solo O/S - 30/Mar/15 with Billy

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Mar/15

Alkis - Solo O/S - 07/Mar/15 with Jack Bradbrook

Much easier than it looks
Quarryboy - Solo O/S - 07/Mar/15 with Alkis Tsapanidis

Robin Nichols - Solo O/S - 09/Feb/15

Hidden - Solo O/S - 13/Dec/14

MBano - 2nd - 18/Oct/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/14

Charli Wisbey - TR - 05/Oct/14 with Elwyn

Larey - Solo O/S - 17/Sep/14

freemanTom - Solo - 30/Aug/14

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 15/Aug/14 with Kamil

OliverRoss - Solo O/S - 07/Aug/14

Hidden - Solo - 03/Aug/14

Nigel Bond - Solo - 18/Jul/14

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

Mayaculpa - 2nd - 29/Jun/14 with dbm

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Jun/14

peter.ravenscroft27 - Solo - 24/Jun/14

More sketchy slab action on no gear 😎😎.
AndyRogers - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/14 with MLH

MLH - 2nd O/S - 22/Jun/14 with Andy Rogers

Hidden - Lead - 21/Jun/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/May/14

john max - 2nd - 15/May/14 with Ash Hall

adam carless - Solo rpt - 05/May/14

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

Hidden - TR - 15/Apr/14

Sy Finch - Solo O/S - 14/Apr/14

Blueso - Solo - 13/Apr/14 with Anna

jamesclimbing - Solo - 13/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/14

Mayaculpa - Lead - 12/Mar/14 with Pete

Hidden - Solo - 11/Mar/14

Deezel65 - Solo O/S - 08/Mar/14 with Cragtyke

cragtyke - Solo - 08/Mar/14

Hidden - Solo - Mar/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Jan/14

thedreadedchris - 2014

kenneM - Solo - 02/Dec/13

MTL - Solo O/S - 30/Nov/13

JoeMortimer - Solo - 23/Nov/13

Wayne S - Solo - 16/Nov/13

TCarrick - Lead - 10/Nov/13

Hidden - Solo - 28/Sep/13

Hidden - Solo - 14/Sep/13

Nick F Smith - Solo - 05/Sep/13 with Becky

hirving - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/13 with Robbie Irving

mfisher - Solo O/S - 04/Jul/13

Nice start move then simple
antdav - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jun/13

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Jun/13

matbrown333 - Solo - Jun/13

Blueso - Solo O/S - 26/May/13 with Anna

B4tgirl - Solo - 26/May/13 with Tony

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/May/13

funkyvin1 - Solo O/S - 30/Apr/13

Wayne S - Solo - 28/Apr/13

Chris Redding - Solo O/S - 28/Apr/13

freemanTom - Solo - 19/Apr/13

PeteWilson - Solo O/S - 07/Apr/13

Muel - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/13 with Ashley Hiscock

Lead without looking in guidebook. Enjoyed it alot. Shall go back one day.
dutybooty - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/13 with Muel

ChrisBrooke - Solo rpt - 02/Mar/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Jan/13

Hidden - 2013

mikestr555 - 2nd - 02/Dec/12

stev1e.wilso - 2nd - 18/Nov/12 with Rosie, Simon

Rozzlarr1992 - 2nd - 18/Nov/12 with Dylan, Dad

edordead - Solo - 17/Nov/12

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

McKEuan - Solo O/S - 11/Nov/12

phleppy - Solo - 20/Oct/12

Rich Malcolm - Solo β - 14/Oct/12

Benn A - Solo O/S - 22/Sep/12

runestone - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/12 with Liz, Jeff

john max - Lead - 11/Sep/12 with Bob Brown

Hidden - Solo - 09/Sep/12

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

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

ChrisBrooke - Solo rpt - 18/Aug/12

jaxxman - 2nd O/S - 12/Aug/12 with xjz89

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/12

Hidden - Solo - 27/Jul/12

Ben Hollands - Solo O/S - 21/Jul/12 with Wendy Anderson

atom - Solo O/S - 21/Jul/12 with Richard Sharpe, Lee Parker

Wayne S - Lead - 20/Jul/12

Hidden - Solo - 12/Jul/12

Jethro - Solo - Jul/12 with Mark Watkins, Richard Sharpe, Adam Lindley

David Carpenter - TR β - 27/Jun/12 with C Howard

bwestwood - Solo - 02/Jun/12

Neil Henson - Solo O/S - 29/May/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/May/12

Theantoff - Lead O/S - 19/May/12 with Claire Heenan

timmyhobby - Solo O/S - 18/May/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 13/May/12

Hidden - Solo - 08/May/12

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 22/Mar/12

Derek Furze - Solo - 20/Mar/12

Hidden - Solo - 19/Mar/12

spitfirerick - Lead - 18/Mar/12

Hidden - Solo rpt - 16/Mar/12

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

PAJames - 2012

kingholmesy - Solo O/S - 2012

Dan Vaj - TR O/S - 09/Oct/11 with Amanda Vajzovic

victim of mathematics - Solo rpt - 28/Sep/11

adam carless - Solo rpt - 28/Sep/11

phja - Solo - 26/Sep/11 with candy

Roch - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/11 with Fie

Fie - 2nd O/S - 18/Sep/11 with Paul

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/Sep/11

daviesp2 - Solo - 31/Aug/11

Low Roller 1-1 - Solo rpt - 20/Aug/11 with purewhitewave

Hidden - Solo - 15/Aug/11

sam coward - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11 with Helen

Hidden - Solo O/S - 31/Jul/11

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

KatieG - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/11 with James Wyatt

Danny Crump - Solo - 22/Jul/11

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

went extremely fast !
Maken - Solo RP - 09/Jul/11

Eddie Shelbourne - Solo - 23/Jun/11 with Terry harris-ellis

LivinITlarge - 2nd - 04/Jun/11 with Joe

georgenvk - Lead O/S - 28/May/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/May/11

Sam Simpson - Solo O/S - 21/May/11

ChrisBrooke - Solo - 14/May/11

Duck Egg - Lead O/S - 02/May/11 with Annie Russell

Hidden - Solo - May/11

mustdobetter - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11

simoncov - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11 with LJ

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

Hidden - Sent O/S - 02/Apr/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/Apr/11

the book 'on peak rock' grades this as Mod
consmith2 - Lead O/S - Apr/11

ronmcdonald - TR O/S - Apr/11

Chris46 - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/11 with Oliver

Oliver46 - 2nd O/S - 26/Mar/11 with Chris

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/11

daviesp2 - Solo - 18/Mar/11

lozowen - Solo - 11/Feb/11

D Berry - Solo rpt - 09/Jan/11

mwatson - 2011

tiga271 - Solo - 30/Oct/10 with Chrissy

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Oct/10

whiting.jp - Solo - 24/Oct/10 with jamesca

Hidden - Solo - 19/Oct/10

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

shepman - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/10 with Lizzie Tym

Commiting pull on.
Oliver Branagan - Solo O/S - 29/Aug/10 with Miles M

MilesMcgennity - Solo O/S - 29/Aug/10 with Oliver Branagan

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

Andrew Bangs - TR O/S - 31/Jul/10 with Dad

edd rab - Solo rpt - 06/Jul/10

Sam Simpson - Solo O/S - 05/Jul/10

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Jun/10

edd rab - Solo rpt - 18/Jun/10

bullybones - Solo - 23/Apr/10

Pelleas - Lead - 18/Apr/10 with Martin

Martin Stevens - 2nd rpt - 18/Apr/10 with Pelleas

Hidden - Lead rpt - 17/Apr/10

freemanTom - Solo - 17/Apr/10

andy jennings - Solo O/S - 17/Apr/10

JamesRich - TR O/S - 10/Apr/10 with Howard Rich, Paul Rich

Katharine.eaton - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/10

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/10

Hidden - Solo - 08/Apr/10

The Bad Cough - Solo O/S - 04/Apr/10 with Christian Minett

samdenny - 2nd O/S - Apr/10 with Jo hughes

samdenny - Lead O/S - Apr/10 with Jo hughes

Mark Collins - Solo O/S - 27/Mar/10

PieMan - Solo O/S - 21/Mar/10

HVD 4b in my guidebook, but S is more appropriate
Webster - Solo O/S - 2010

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

D Berry - Solo rpt - 19/Dec/09

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 31/Oct/09

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 31/Oct/09

MPSBunny - Solo O/S - 21/Oct/09

richorme - Solo O/S - 17/Oct/09

Justin T - Solo O/S - 10/Oct/09 with Cherry

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

Hidden - TR - 26/Sep/09

Hidden - TR - 12/Sep/09

charley - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/09 with Peter, Geoff, MarkB, Kev

charley - Solo rpt - 06/Sep/09

Tithe Technique - 2nd - 06/Sep/09 with Mark Reed, Geoff Burrows, Peter Ziak, Ange

valentinesbabe - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/09 with Kevin Tithe

Hidden - Solo - 05/Sep/09

Hidden - Solo - 30/Aug/09

Scott McRae - Solo O/S - 18/Aug/09

Milne - Solo O/S - 12/Aug/09 with tom allsop

Jon Dittman - Solo - 09/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead β - 06/Aug/09

Hidden - Solo - 31/Jul/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Jul/09

D Berry - Solo rpt - 12/Jul/09

Hjort - Solo O/S - 10/Jul/09 with Emlyn Roberts

emlynroberts - Solo - 10/Jul/09 with Toby Vye

asmith37 - Solo O/S - 04/Jul/09

Hidden - Solo rpt - 27/Jun/09

fatbuoybazza - Solo O/S - 27/Jun/09

markburgin83 - Solo - 21/Jun/09 with TonyBBBB

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/09

vvanhinsbergh - Solo O/S - 31/May/09

jwpil - Solo O/S - 11/May/09

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 02/May/09

thrutch - Solo O/S - 02/May/09

PondLife - Solo - 26/Apr/09

RichardMc - Lead - 25/Apr/09 with Mary Sealey

PondLife - Solo β - 18/Apr/09

PanzerHanzler - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/09

sce8 - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/09 with Gemma Fisher

Hidden - Solo - 05/Apr/09

chadrads - Solo O/S - 29/Mar/09 with Iwan jones-roberts

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

Onion magnet - Solo O/S - Mar/09

Hidden - TR - Mar/09

mark20 - Solo O/S - 03/Jan/09

koopa - 2009

Hidden - Lead - 2009

Hidden - 2009

Lewis Stewart - Solo O/S - 2009 with Dan, Phil, Claire and Eddie

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/08

hmm
tanssop - 2nd dnf - 08/Nov/08 with Wayne

Above a mat.
Yanis Nayu - Lead O/S - 08/Nov/08 with Phil Lucas

JonathanJones - Solo O/S - 03/Oct/08 with Al Breen

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

Hammy - Solo - 11/Sep/08

whiting.jp - Solo rpt - 25/Aug/08

popebenedictus - Solo O/S - 03/Aug/08 with Soloed

Mark Stitson (ULGMC) - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/08 with Rachel Mott

James Moyle - Solo O/S - 24/Jul/08

benman - Solo O/S - 21/Jul/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 05/Jul/08

morrisdaboss - Solo O/S - 05/Jul/08 with Ste 'O' C

PondLife - Solo - 15/Jun/08

daviesp2 - Lead - 25/May/08 with Trish

Found the start OK
RiPomc - Lead - 11/May/08 with Julie Cooke & Nick Gardiner

Tricky getting onto the slab, but then got a bit easier. Not much gear to take out!
JCookie - 2nd - 11/May/08 with Richard Plater, Nick Gardiner

Grabtheslab - Lead - 10/May/08

Hidden - Lead rpt - 05/May/08

Hidden - Solo - May/08

robotninja - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/08 with Simon H

taz_116 - 2nd - 26/Apr/08 with Chris Fox

mr random - Solo O/S - 12/Apr/08

phil stubbs - Lead - 30/Mar/08 with Dave Short

Hidden - Solo O/S - 25/Mar/08

john lynch - Solo - 09/Mar/08 with rich armour, Bo Robertson

Mr Powly - Solo O/S - 27/Feb/08

mikej - Solo - 12/Feb/08 with Rick Naylor

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Jan/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jan/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

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

Ollie Dobson - Lead O/S - Nov/07

Irk the Purist - Solo O/S - 20/Oct/07

Rampikino - Solo - 07/Oct/07 with Cat

Pilch - Solo - 06/Oct/07

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

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Sep/07

david the bear - 01/Sep/07 with John K

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Jul/07

john power - Solo - 27/Jul/07

howlingbaboon - Solo O/S - 14/Jul/07

Powder Puff Girl - TR O/S - 14/Jul/07 with Ben H

popebenedictus - Lead rpt - 14/Jul/07 with Peter Harding

edd rab - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/07 with Loz and seb Rab

seb rab - 2nd O/S - 14/Jul/07 with Edd Rab

Hidden - Solo rpt - 27/Jun/07

PondLife - Solo - 02/Jun/07

Hidden - Solo - 02/Jun/07

tristangale - Lead O/S - 06/May/07 with Dan

Hidden - 2nd - May/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Apr/07

Hidden - Lead rpt - 15/Apr/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Apr/07

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

chrisrogers - Solo O/S - Apr/07 with Steve R

popebenedictus - Solo O/S - 17/Mar/07 with Soloed

jimjimmyjimjim - Solo O/S - 14/Mar/07

Graeme Hammond - Solo rpt - 07/Mar/07

Alfredo - Solo - Mar/07

D Berry - Solo O/S - 04/Feb/07

jw231 - Solo O/S - 04/Feb/07 with nblackbeard

nblackbeard - 2nd - 04/Feb/07 with James Whitlock

Hidden - 2007

Hidden - Lead - 2007

Jonny M - Solo O/S - 05/Nov/06 with Helen Tsai

Neilfrherts - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/06 with Sean

whiting.jp - Solo O/S - 29/Oct/06

jamiev - Solo O/S - 08/Oct/06

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

Scally - Solo - Sep/06 with Maggie

AJ007 - Solo - 10/Jul/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/Jun/06

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jun/06

Hidden - Solo rpt - 10/Apr/06

Graeme Hammond - 2nd O/S - 19/Mar/06 with Alex P

tatz45 - Solo O/S - Feb/06

ChrisBrooke - Solo O/S - 28/Jan/06

John Lisle - 2006

Pythonist - Solo O/S - 2006

Hidden - Solo - 2006

tiga271 - Solo - 2006 with Dave

Unintentional solo, with rope and rack, but didn't find any gear until 1m from top, so did without.
liamnkaz - Solo O/S - 01/Sep/05 with Richard L

donkster - Solo O/S - Sep/05

Hidden - 2nd - Sep/05

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

Hidden - Solo - 04/Aug/05

darren1 - 01/Aug/05

Dave Mason - Solo - Aug/05

ron244 - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/05 with Louise Wolfenden

victim of mathematics - Solo O/S - 04/May/05

Nicos - Solo O/S - 17/Apr/05 with solo

Pelleas - Lead - Apr/05

Hidden - Solo - 09/Mar/05

nmwr - Solo - Mar/05

Hidden - Lead - 2005

Hidden - 2005

OffshoreAndy - Solo - 03/Aug/04

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jul/04

Hammy - 2nd - 22/Apr/04

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

Hidden - 2004

Hidden - 2004

ginger_lord - TR O/S - 2004 with Luke Harvey

climbing_wiggy - 2nd - 2004 with Whitey

Hidden - Solo - 25/Oct/03

Stefan Kruger - Solo O/S - 06/Jul/03

Hidden - Solo rpt - 21/Jun/03

CJC - TR O/S - 12/Jun/03 with Ra

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

SteveM - Solo - 21/Apr/03

Hidden - Solo - 06/Apr/03

chrishedgehog - Solo - 25/Feb/03

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

Monk - 2003

nige pacer - Solo O/S - 06/Oct/02

Hidden - Solo - 28/Sep/02

Ander - Lead - 19/Jul/02 with Kev

Phil West - Solo O/S - 06/Apr/02

Hidden - Solo - 24/Mar/02

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 28/Aug/01

Neil Curtis - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/01 with Arthur Austin

Hidden - Solo - Apr/00

Rampikino - Solo - 06/Nov/99

rocktigger - Solo O/S - Jun/99

Andy Fielding - Solo - 02/May/99

Rampikino - Solo - 11/Mar/99

cem - Lead O/S - 24/Jan/99 with Jerry Boyd

Hidden - Solo rpt - 15/Jul/98

ajoliver - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/98

mikej - Solo - 13/Apr/97 with Sc, R

Rampikino - Solo - 01/Mar/97 with Phil

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/Jun/96

dp1 - 2nd - 27/Aug/95 with Lee Cave

andrewbooth1000 - Solo - 1995

adam carless - Solo - 1995

Hidden - Solo - 15/Aug/92

Backinthegame - Solo - May/92

Chris Ellis - Solo O/S - 27/Mar/91

adi bryant - Solo O/S - 13/Oct/90

tapley - Solo - Aug/89

Laramadness - Solo O/S - 10/Jun/89

Hidden - Solo - 03/Jun/89

Chris the Tall - Solo O/S - Jan/88

Roget - Solo O/S - 1988

Iain Thow - Solo - 14/Sep/87

RichardMc - Lead - 05/Apr/87 with Tim Oakes

Hidden - 1987

johnwright - Solo - 06/Sep/86

babymoac - Solo - 26/Oct/85

andy tetsill - Lead - Oct/85

Hidden - Solo - 21/Apr/83

Ena - Solo - Sep/82

mark-abz - Solo - 01/Jun/82

mikej - Solo - 18/Oct/81

Hidden - Solo - Aug/80

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

Mark Kemball - Solo - 03/Dec/77

Hammy - Solo - 26/Aug/77 with Jonathan Stacey

mikej - Solo - 03/Jan/76

petemeads - Solo - 1976

RichardMc - Solo - 19/Oct/75

mikej - Solo - 20/Apr/75

mikej - Solo - 06/Jul/74 with E

mikej - Solo - 13/May/73

mikej - Solo - 16/Jan/72

Andy Say - Solo - 1971

mikej - Solo - 31/Aug/70 with E

mikej - Solo - 17/Aug/69 with E

mikej - Solo - 09/Oct/66 with Keith Gregson

mikej - Solo - 01/Sep/65 with Ted Markham

mikej - Solo - 26/Apr/65 with Peter Lack, Nigel Sumner

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Total votes cast 104
hard S0 of 38
S10 of 38
easy S10 of 38
hard HVD17 of 38
HVD1 of 38
easy HVD0 of 38
hard VD0 of 38
VD0 of 38
easy VD0 of 38
hard 4c1 of 37
4c1 of 37
easy 4c10 of 37
hard 4b22 of 37
4b3 of 37
easy 4b0 of 37
hard 4a0 of 37
4a0 of 37
easy 4a0 of 37
3 Stars0 of 29
2 Stars0 of 29
1 Star17 of 29
0 Stars12 of 29
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