Plimsoll Line Traverse** 4a
70m. A popular little outing that, in good weather, is usually soloed, it is given a DWS grade of S1. Start from the boulder-beach at the bottom of the descent path to Daddyhole's Main Cliff. 140m. Traverse the high-water line, sometimes above and sometimes below, to a ramp just before a gully. Climb this to the base of Meadfoot Quarry. © ROCKFAX
Pat Littlejohn 20/Jul/1967

Ticklists: West Country Climbs.

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This climb is in 155 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

JonHarvey - Solo rpt - 06/Sep/14

Hidden - Solo β - 23/Aug/14

Hidden - Solo - 23/Aug/14

Climbed on a spring tide shortly before high tide - the moves at the start (Meadfoot end) are harder than 4 (at least 5+?) if the tide covers the ledges! (other members of the group had to wade that bit)
andrewmcleod - Solo O/S - 23/Aug/14 with Hannah Wakeford, David Amundsen

Gilster - Solo rpt - 23/Aug/14 with Livvi, Ian Lee

sgl - Solo - 07/Aug/14 with Susie

cmjones2 - Solo - 02/Aug/14 with Mike

Mike Hood - Solo - 02/Aug/14 with Cora

Lyndsey Weatherhogg - Solo O/S - 02/Aug/14 with Marc thorpe

Sophie Nunn - Solo rpt - 23/Jun/14

Dan 85 - Solo rpt - 21/Jun/14

ElvisLeg - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/14 with Sally

Hidden - Solo rpt - 12/Jun/14

Gilster - Solo rpt - 12/Jun/14 with Ian Lee, chudders1

petecallaghan - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/14

Did this starting from Meadfoot Quarry while waiting for the rain to stop and then reversed it after looking at a few climbs in the main cliff.
Neil Rigiani - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/14 with Pete Callaghan, Steve Price

Jamiet297 - Solo - 04/Jun/14 with Scott Borden, Pete Callaghan, Steve Price

dmaldonado - Solo O/S - 31/May/14 with Ed Walker

dmaldonado - Solo rpt - 31/May/14 with Ed Walker

andy south devon - Solo rpt - 17/Apr/14

Felix Ottey - AltLd rpt - 08/Mar/14

Samuel Wainwright - Solo O/S - 07/Nov/13

Stroppy - Solo O/S - 14/Sep/13 with Caroline Hammond, Josh Bamsey, Oli Brend

owb106 - Solo O/S - 14/Sep/13 with Caroline Hammond, Ed Hastrop, Josh Bamsey

Ben1983 - Solo O/S - 02/Sep/13

Dan 85 - Solo rpt - 26/Aug/13

Hidden - Solo - 22/Aug/13

Hidden - Solo - 22/Aug/13

andrea83 - Solo O/S - 03/Aug/13 with Hamish

Hamish777 - Solo O/S - 03/Aug/13 with Andrea

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/13

timreynolds - Solo - 24/Jul/13

andy south devon - Solo O/S - 23/Jul/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Jul/13

timorme - Solo β - 16/Jul/13 with Alex Frosty

Yep they are still angry! the nest seems to be quite far away from the route though
Mr Tickle - Solo rpt - 08/Jul/13

Some aggressive attention from a couple of seagulls nesting at the Daddyhole main cliff end.
Motown - Solo rpt - 04/Jul/13

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

Luke and I ran along this for a morning warm up. Later in the day lots of people were getting dive bombed by gulls protecting nests.
R2B - Solo O/S - 30/Jun/13 with Luke

mike.moss - Solo rpt - 30/Jun/13 with Roly Chuter

BALD EAGLE - Solo - 30/Jun/13 with Sarah Flint, Rob Horler

steve-grigg - Solo O/S - 24/Jun/13

i.fish2000 - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/13

maddy92 - Solo - 21/Jun/13

DaveFidler - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/13 with Tom Sauter

Felix Ottey - Lead rpt - 15/Jun/13

Lovely way to finish the day. Alternative high top out finish.
ewanthomson - Solo - 03/Jun/13

pash - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/13

pash - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/13

fun traverse
thom1202 - Solo O/S - Jun/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/May/13

Hidden - Solo rpt - 29/May/13

shaun.yandell - Solo O/S - May/13

kingholmesy - Solo O/S - 2013

Nice little dws connecting the two crags.
Stanners - Solo O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Mark Davis

there and back 150m of traversing
The Pylon King - Solo O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Rob

Reds - Solo O/S - 21/Sep/12 with Althesin, schristophersmith

Reds - Solo - 21/Sep/12 with Althesin, schristophersmith

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

EdGS - Solo O/S - 04/Sep/12

martin clarke - Solo - 02/Sep/12 with john frost

Frostie - Solo - 02/Sep/12

Excellent route. 4b is crux. Then onto Flip-flops. Kieran watched & did his own bouldering.
EcoClimber - Solo O/S - 01/Sep/12

Done both ways at low tide. Exciting!
g1m147 - Solo O/S - 23/Aug/12

mallardhealhook - Solo O/S - 10/Aug/12

With swim back: most refreshing
katherinesydney - Solo β - 28/Jul/12 with bobby gilbert

chris ebbutt - Solo - 18/Jul/12 with Emma, Stuart

Hidden - Solo - 18/Jul/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 10/Jun/12

pete87abs - Solo O/S - 03/Jun/12 with james, Rob tyler, Dave Brigham, Richard Clarke

Brilliant. Both ways
dj_brigham05 - Solo O/S - 03/Jun/12 with James Connolly, Rob Tyler, Rich Clarke, Pete Abernethy

jimmyrua - Solo - 03/Jun/12 with Dave, Dicky, Pete, Rob

rclarke - 02/Jun/12

steveprice.exmouth - Solo - 31/May/12

from Meadfoot and back - brilliant!
Chaman - Solo O/S - 30/May/12 with Steve P

ed2204 - Solo - 13/May/12

did both ways and a large wave caught me unaware and I got a bit splashed
Doug miller - Solo O/S - 13/May/12 with ed strange, chris wildblood, steve sailsbury

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

Dusk on the water front, perfect tend to an awesome day.
Jack J Keogan - Solo O/S - 02/May/12 with Theo, Ewan Davies, Ed Morris

Mitch0845 - 02/Apr/12

burto - Solo O/S - 18/Mar/12

Joe Richards - Solo - 18/Mar/12

Chloe Potter - Solo O/S - 2012

Motown - Solo - 2012

Climbed moving together with Jonny P. Big seas and big personalities!
gidmord - 13/Nov/11 with Matt Smith, John Tanner, funsized

Alpine Style at altitude of 10 feet. Serious fun.
funsized - Lead O/S - 13/Nov/11 with Matt Smith, Gid, John Tanner

Marti999 - Solo O/S - Sep/11 with Mick Ward

Climbed a few route on the sea wall! supper Good not sure if there in the guide book.
DOVEY - Lead - 28/Aug/11 with Billie x

timrowland - Solo O/S - 27/Aug/11 with Rob H, jmjw

end of pitch very scary as climbed at low tide as dws
Dritz186 - Solo O/S - 27/Aug/11

jmjw - Solo - 26/Aug/11 with Rob H

Hidden - Solo rpt - 23/Jul/11

Felix Ottey - Lead - 15/Jul/11

Felix Ottey - Lead - 15/Jul/11

Marky B - Solo O/S - 30/Jun/11

tobydunford - Solo O/S - 03/Jun/11

silhouette - Solo - 03/Jun/11 with tobydunford

KDhruev - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/11 with Alex More

Alex More - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/11 with keiha

nick hawkins - Solo - 27/May/11

Hidden - Solo - 24/May/11

r_findlay - Solo - 24/May/11 with stu_buchan43

Nexonen - Solo O/S - 22/May/11 with Felix

Sophie Nunn - Solo O/S - 22/May/11

Swam back
TiffTiff - Solo O/S - 22/May/11 with Sophie

feilx - Solo - 22/May/11 with Andrew jordan

AlexD - Solo O/S - 22/May/11

edmund94 - Solo O/S - 14/May/11

elbeanio - 23/Apr/11

Hot day, finally persuaded the wife to give it a go, she loved it!
Zoomer - Solo O/S - 23/Apr/11 with Julia Bloomer

There and back, great fun
gcandlin - Solo O/S - 23/Apr/11

Jules 210681 - Solo - 23/Apr/11 with glenn bloomer

Hidden - Solo - 22/Apr/11

Frostie - Solo O/S - 22/Apr/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 22/Apr/11

crimpy69 - Solo - Apr/11

TerryLines - 23/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead - Sep/10

thomb - Solo O/S - 07/Jul/10

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

francois - Solo - 22/May/10 with Lynsey, Catherine, Chris, Doug

BelayBunney - Solo O/S - 22/May/10 with Lynsey, Doug, Catherine, Francois

Hidden - Solo O/S - 22/May/10

ecowaller - Solo - 10/May/10

suffolknick - Solo - 13/Sep/09 with luke

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - Aug/09

misterb - Solo - 25/Jul/09 with sim

suffolknick - Solo - 2009 with luke

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/Aug/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 22/Jun/08

Reeges - Solo O/S - 22/Jun/08 with Nick Saunders

There and back, bypassing the last two moves due to the high tide and rocky ledge.
francois - Solo - 18/Jun/08 with FrostyCoo, Lizzie, Mike, Selena, Kate and Jonah

Hidden - Solo - Jun/08

Hidden - 2008

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

Dhonny_Jaws - Solo O/S - 29/Sep/07 with Andrew Porter, Michael Porter

There and back again.
alaan - Solo O/S - 01/Aug/07

mattyork2 - Solo O/S - 01/Aug/07

JonHarvey - Solo rpt - 30/Jul/07

JonHarvey - Solo O/S - 11/Jul/07

Mr Tickle - Solo O/S - Jul/06

IceMonkey1982 - Solo O/S - 19/Apr/04

Stig - Solo O/S - Apr/04 with Jonathan Teale

IV-
Okecroak - Solo - 09/May/02

Hidden - Lead - 2000

Simon cook - 1994

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Feb/91

Raggar - Solo - 30/Apr/89

RichardMc - Solo - 19/Apr/86 with Jon Clifford-Smith

Sometime 86,87,88,89! Given HVS 5b at the time.
Pete Nugent - Solo - 1986

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Oct/85

mark-abz - Solo - 20/Jan/80 with Rob S

Hidden - 1976

Steve Woollard - Lead - 1970

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