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Weston's Chimney VD

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16m. Climb the green and slippery chimney to a wide ledge and belay, then climb the narrower continuation in the right wall. © ROCKFAX
FA. Owen Glynne Jones 1897

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Anne Gumbley - Lead - 13/Apr/14 with Phil Wadsworth

farmerwad - 2nd - 13/Apr/14 with Anne, S.O.C.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Nov/13

Did direct top-out (with trainers) in seconding - tricky.
masa-alpin - 2nd β - 12/Aug/12 with Michelle A

Bloke on a Rope - Solo O/S - 28/Apr/12 with Matt

ciaran1999 - Lead - 01/Mar/12 with shafman

shafiq lalloo - 2nd O/S - 01/Mar/12 with ciaran1999

Dirk Uhlig - Solo O/S - 04/Oct/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/11

gww890 - Lead - 15/Jun/11

Did the bottom thrutchy half but failed on the upper bit. Couldn't manage it with only one rock shoe. The moves were nice but I didn't want to commit to the finish as my right foot was rolling off the edges. The top bit is the best bit of the route.
SuperstarDJ - Lead dnf - 26/Mar/11 with Anna Dobrowolska

Climbingdrummer - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/10 with Jonny, Duncan

Bit of a grovel. Top crack (offwidthy really) would be difficult to fall out of even if you tried. (once lodged inside it of course!)
climbingrev - 2nd O/S - 26/Apr/10 with Tim Angell

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 28/Mar/10

Ken Taylor - 2010

Al Evans - 2008

Chris Ellis - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/07 with Helen Odwell

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 11/May/02

marcoleptic - Lead O/S - 2000 with Mel

Roget - Solo O/S - 15/Jul/99

Ian Archer - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/96 with Paul Rogers

Rampikino - Lead - 20/Mar/93 with Simon Dodsworth

Iain Thow - Solo - 26/Jun/88

charlesmfrench - Solo O/S - 19/Jun/84

Hidden - Solo - 29/Aug/82

mark-abz - Solo - 19/Sep/81 with Richard O

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Solo - 1980

Nigel Bond - Lead - 23/Apr/78 with Martin Crosby

mikej - Solo - 03/Oct/71 with E

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Style of ascent

Soloed10 of 30 (33.3%)
Lead12 of 30 (40.0%)
Followed6 of 30 (20.0%)
Unknown2 of 30 (6.7%)

'Climbed'14 of 30 (46.7%)
clean O/S13 of 30 (43.3%)
clean β1 of 30 (3.3%)
clean rpt1 of 30 (3.3%)
dnf1 of 30 (3.3%)