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Cannonball Wall VD

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[Gerry on Cannonball Wall, 2 kb]10m. Mantelshelf onto a block, step left and climb the pocketed face. A direct start is 5a, if you can reach the first of the holds. © ROCKFAX

Ticklists: Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List, All trad climbs at Birchen Edge.

Photo: Gerry on Cannonball Wall © Gerry_Doncaster
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MrFreekie - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/14 with Michelle

ianjdodd - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/14 with David Jobson

Hidden - Lead - 13/Apr/14

sbattams - TR - 05/Apr/14 with sarah davies

lloydellis93 - Solo - 06/Mar/14

Retro Rowan - Lead O/S - 16/Feb/14

squirrel00 - 2nd - 12/Jan/14 with martin/owen

robblowen - Lead rpt - 31/Dec/13 with Joe Wakefield

JoeWakefield - 2nd - 31/Dec/13 with Rob Blowen

Hidden - Solo rpt - 14/Dec/13

Hidden - Solo - 14/Dec/13

Neil Henson - Lead rpt - 01/Dec/13 with Cormac

nation1 - 2nd O/S - 01/Dec/13

wet
maxsmith - TR - 02/Nov/13

splat2million - 2nd - 20/Oct/13

Russ - Solo O/S - 01/Oct/13

mky77 - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/13

Really nice padding up the slab, with good protection in the breaks.
AndyPagett - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/13 with Joe X

josephxtian - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/13 with Padge

Hidden - Solo - 14/Sep/13

Hidden - Lead - 29/Aug/13

the_liquorice_man - 2nd O/S - 27/Aug/13 with Leah Cameron

amorousbadger - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/13 with Matt Bark

jpksalmon - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with Paul

Hidden - Solo - 17/Aug/13

Mike Bayley - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/13 with David Barnes

Neil Henson - Solo rpt - 11/Jul/13

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

The Pix - 2nd O/S - 27/May/13 with Jon Moulding

B4tgirl - Lead O/S - 26/May/13 with Tony

benghull - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13 with Lisa Grant

ClareG - 2nd - 20/Apr/13

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Solo - 19/Apr/13

ht543 - 2nd - 07/Apr/13 with Jacqui Crowder, Neil Henson

Hidden - Solo rpt - 06/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/13

Hidden - Solo rpt - 13/Jan/13

mikestr555 - Lead O/S - 02/Dec/12

edordead - Solo - 17/Nov/12

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

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

Hidden - Solo rpt - 03/Nov/12

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

Webster - Solo - 18/Oct/12

Rich Malcolm - Solo β - 14/Oct/12

Hidden - 2nd β - 29/Sep/12

sazmaz - Solo - 10/Sep/12

Hidden - Solo - 09/Sep/12

Alan James - UKC and UKH - 2nd - 09/Sep/12 with Sam James

Sam James - Lead - 09/Sep/12 with Alan James - UKC

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

daviesp2 - Solo - 03/Sep/12

SuperstarDJ - 2nd - 02/Sep/12 with Katarzyna Bonenberg

Hidden - Solo - 01/Sep/12

mad.moo - TR - 19/Aug/12 with RUMC

Kylie - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/12

Wayne S - Lead - 20/Jul/12

Hidden - Solo - 12/Jul/12

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

Nice
Neil Henson - Solo O/S - 28/Jun/12

some curious features on that route
GermanAlex - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/12

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

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

Hidden - Lead - 07/Apr/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/Mar/12

Nice lead. Also got Chris up in big boots as his first climb for ten years...
Ramblin dave - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/12 with Leticia, Richard

rfdl100 - 2nd O/S - 25/Mar/12 with David Sim

rfdl100 - TR - 25/Mar/12

Hidden - Solo rpt - 16/Mar/12

Hidden - Solo rpt - 26/Feb/12

DaveFidler - TR O/S - 19/Feb/12 with Rowen

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Feb/12

Hidden - Lead - 19/Feb/12

johnji1033 - Lead O/S - 04/Dec/11 with ben roberts

sting - Solo O/S - 30/Nov/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Nov/11

Hidden - Solo rpt - 19/Nov/11

Andysomething - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/11 with Bruce Perry

Tried the direct, but bottled it and used the ledge on the right.
victim of mathematics - Solo rpt - 28/Sep/11

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

rogerskews - 23/Sep/11 with Martin Coward

tedburt - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/11 with Aaron Burdett

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

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

Hidden - Solo - 03/Sep/11

Hidden - Solo - 15/Aug/11

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

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 - TR - 12/Jul/11

schristophersmith - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/11 with silas feaver

althesin - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/11 with schristophersmith

Interesting pockets
Babika - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/11 with Greg Jones

Pete Randall - Lead O/S - 18/Jun/11 with Bill Thurston

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Jun/11

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

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

samsimpson - Solo O/S - 21/May/11

dpmUK - 2nd O/S - 17/May/11 with Jen

arctic_jen - Lead - 17/May/11 with Dan

Hidden - Solo O/S - 05/May/11

Very nice holds.
Duck Egg - Lead O/S - 02/May/11 with Annie Russell

Whealiebob - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/11 with Dave Saxby, Terry

sam coward - Lead - 10/Apr/11 with Rupe, Helen

AndyPagett - Lead - 03/Apr/11 with Adam

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Apr/11

Nice
pebblespanker - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11 with Rich Williams

ronmcdonald - TR O/S - Apr/11

Rob84 - Solo O/S - 08/Mar/11

Emma-Louise Anderson - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/11 with Adam Newmark

Adam Newmark - 02/Mar/11 with Emma Louise Anderson

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Oct/10

Marq - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/10 with Steve Mount

Hidden - Solo - 02/Oct/10

leonjones - Solo - 19/Sep/10

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

payeo20 - Solo - 30/Aug/10

Emily Quinton - 30/Aug/10

Cool hand holds.
Oliver Branagan - Solo O/S - 29/Aug/10

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

dishevelled - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/10

samsimpson - Solo O/S - 05/Jul/10

edd rab - Solo rpt - 18/Jun/10

fatbuoybazza - 2nd O/S - 13/Jun/10 with liv_the_div

migs493 - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/10

LivinITlarge - Lead O/S - 31/May/10 with Joe

LoneBoulderer - 2nd O/S - 31/May/10 with LivinITlarge

RalphC - Lead - 30/May/10 with Caroline

jmjw - 2nd - 09/May/10 with Bob B

KieranT - Lead O/S - 01/May/10 with Hannah Buckingham

R_Blackburn - Lead O/S - May/10 with Jamie Weaver

thekendo - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10 with PMDC

Hidden - Solo - 23/Apr/10

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 11/Apr/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Apr/10

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

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

charley - Solo rpt - 31/Jan/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Oct/09

MPSBunny - Lead - 21/Oct/09 with Haydn Williams

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

Ander - 2nd - 04/Oct/09 with Jimb0

Jimb0 - Lead - 04/Oct/09 with Ander

Hidden - TR dog - 26/Sep/09

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Sep/09

David Wynne - Lead - 05/Sep/09 with Adam Burt

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

Jon Dittman - Solo - 09/Aug/09

sclly - 2nd - Aug/09

mikej - Solo - 28/Jul/09 with Rick Naylor

Chris_Williams - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09 with Zenobia Mehta

Reds - Solo O/S - 25/Jun/09

markburgin83 - 2nd - 21/Jun/09 with TonyBBBB

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

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

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

AlastairB - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/09 with Sarah Ford

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jun/09

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/May/09

Mike_T0501 - Lead O/S - 10/May/09 with Lynne

Hidden - 2nd - 03/May/09

Hidden - Lead - 25/Apr/09

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

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

Hidden - Lead - 18/Apr/09

robblowen - Solo O/S - 06/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead - 04/Apr/09

Gareth Clendinning (UBMC) - Solo O/S - 21/Mar/09

Benrj - Solo - 18/Mar/09 with jay mowat

phill bentham - Lead - 17/Mar/09

CJC - 2nd rpt - 01/Mar/09 with Matt

Hidden - Lead - 01/Mar/09

benman - Solo O/S - 10/Jan/09

Hidden - 2009

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

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

Alfredo - Solo rpt - 15/Dec/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Sep/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Aug/08

charley - Solo O/S - 10/Aug/08

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jun/08

Submit to Gravity - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/08 with Phil Lucas

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 05/Jun/08

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

Not even close for the direct 5a start. Otherwise OK.
RiPomc - Lead - 11/May/08 with Julie Cooke & Nick Gardiner

JCookie - 2nd - 11/May/08 with Richard Plater

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/08

PenJD - Solo - 16/Mar/08

Hidden - Solo rpt - 09/Mar/08

Jonny M - Solo O/S - 23/Feb/08 with Solo

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hannah Moulton - 2008

VS4b - Lead O/S - 17/Nov/07 with paul

Allan Young - 2nd β - 11/Nov/07 with Steve Turner

sargy - Lead O/S - 03/Nov/07 with Alice Woodhouse

Ollie Dobson - Lead O/S - Nov/07

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

Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 17/Oct/07

Pilch - Solo - 06/Oct/07

Pythonist - Solo O/S - 13/Aug/07

Retroman3 - Solo O/S - 21/Jul/07 with Yan

edd rab - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/07 with Lawrence and Seb Rab

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

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Jun/07

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

5a Direct Start
tristangale - Lead rpt - 09/Jun/07 with Mark

Direct start
popebenedictus - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/07 with Ruth Harding

Powder Puff Girl - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/07 with Ben H

Hidden - Solo - 02/Jun/07

Nice route
Jon_Warner - Solo O/S - 26/May/07 with Dave Pattinson

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

natzim - Solo O/S - 09/Apr/07

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

shameless - Lead - 25/Mar/07 with fi

Alfredo - Solo - Mar/07

Hidden - Solo rpt - 27/Jan/07

did the direct start
adam carless - Solo O/S - 01/Jan/07 with practicalcat

Steve682 - TR O/S - 2007

david the bear - 2007 with John K

Hidden - 2007

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/06

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Oct/06

Col Allott - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/06 with Alex Sturrock

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

Andy Hudson - Lead - 16/Sep/06 with Jayne

jaynethepain - 2nd - 16/Sep/06 with Andy Hudson

Scally - Solo - Sep/06 with Maggie

Neilfrherts - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/06

Hidden - Solo - 10/Jul/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/06

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

Mike Turner - Lead O/S - 14/May/06 with Rachel Turner, Dave White

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Apr/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/06

Nick Smith - UKC - Solo rpt - 10/Apr/06

howlingbaboon - Lead O/S - Apr/06 with Ruthy

peter myers - Lead O/S - Apr/06 with David Leicester

colin milton - Solo - 26/Mar/06

John Lisle - 2006

tiga271 - 2nd - 2006 with Dave

climbing_wiggy - Lead rpt - 2006 with Nocker

maria85 - 2nd - 02/Oct/05

donkster - Lead O/S - Sep/05

Swirly - 2nd - 10/Aug/05 with Dom Clarke

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

Alaric - Solo O/S - 12/Jun/05

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

crag_monster - Lead - May/05

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Apr/05

Hidden - Solo rpt - 20/Feb/05

Hidden - 2005

Nutkey - Lead O/S - May/04

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

Hidden - 2004

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

Nick Smith - UKC - Solo - 21/Jun/03

Rampikino - Lead - 21/Jun/03 with Liz Hay

CJC - 2nd O/S - 12/Jun/03 with Steve

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

SteveM - Lead - 20/Apr/03 with Bekhs

Hidden - Solo rpt - 03/Apr/03

CrashMat Rob - Solo - 29/Mar/03 with Ryan, Nicky, Glynn

chrishedgehog - Solo - 25/Feb/03

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

Monk - 2003

Hidden - Solo - 28/Sep/02

Hidden - Solo rpt - 15/Sep/02

Budge - Solo O/S - 11/Jul/02

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 13/Jun/02

Hidden - Solo rpt - 21/Apr/02

Neil Curtis - Lead rpt - 27/Oct/01 with James Tyson

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

Hidden - Solo rpt - 01/Jun/99

rocktigger - Solo O/S - Jun/99

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

ajoliver - Solo O/S - 05/Jun/98

Hidden - Solo rpt - 09/May/98

Martyn - Lead O/S - 1998

Hidden - Solo rpt - 21/May/97

Hidden - Solo rpt - 27/Mar/97

Rampikino - Solo - 01/Mar/97 with Phil

Hidden - Lead rpt - 16/Jun/96

Hidden - Solo RP - 01/Jun/96

Hidden - Lead - 09/Apr/95

andrewbooth1000 - Solo - 1995

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/94

Chris Ellis - Solo O/S - 19/Oct/93

mikej - Lead - 08/Aug/93 with M

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

Hidden - Solo - 15/Aug/92

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

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

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

Iain Thow - Solo - 14/Sep/87

Hidden - 1987

babymoac - Solo - 26/Oct/85

Nigel Bond - Solo - 23/Jun/84

Hidden - Solo - 01/Oct/82

mark-abz - Solo - 02/Jun/82

mikej - Lead - 20/Oct/81 with Nigel Sumner, S

mikej - Lead - 18/Oct/81 with S

Mark Kemball - Solo - 03/Dec/77

RichardMc - Solo - 25/Apr/76

mikej - Solo - 03/Jan/76

petemeads - Solo - 1976

Hidden - Solo - 24/Aug/75

mikej - Solo - 13/May/73

mikej - Solo - 16/Jan/72

Andy Say - Solo - 1972

mikej - Solo - 31/Aug/70 with E

mikej - Solo - 28/Feb/70 with E

mikej - Lead - 08/Oct/67 with Pat Toon

mikej - Lead - 09/May/65 with Peter Hurst, Dave Williams

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

mikej - Lead - 22/Nov/64 with Paul Richardson

Voting
Total votes cast 51
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HVD0 of 27
easy HVD1 of 27
hard VD5 of 27
VD20 of 27
easy VD1 of 27
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HD0 of 27
easy HD0 of 27
3 Stars0 of 24
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Style of ascent

Soloed140 of 320 (43.8%)
Lead111 of 320 (34.7%)
Followed48 of 320 (15.0%)
Toproped9 of 320 (2.8%)
Unknown12 of 320 (3.8%)

'Climbed'130 of 320 (40.6%)
clean O/S153 of 320 (47.8%)
clean β3 of 320 (0.9%)
clean rpt32 of 320 (10.0%)
clean RP1 of 320 (0.3%)
dogged1 of 320 (0.3%)