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Just Another Dead End Job* 7a

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[Just another dead end job, 3 kb]12m. Hard to start and with a tricky first clip. © ROCKFAX
FA. Greg Rimmer, Mick Ryan, Mick Lovatt 1986

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 156 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

robman - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/14

Ed morris - Lead RP - 21/Jun/14 with Cherry, stefan

Hot but it does get steadily easier the whole way up
peter.clarkson1 - Lead rpt - 03/Jun/14 with sam solomon

RadekNowak - Lead RP - 04/May/14

2nd go... felt hard but friends subsequently refined my beta two or three times so perhaps soft 7a?
lewiz - Lead RP - 04/May/14

Hard start until you get the feet right
david morse - Lead RP - 26/Apr/14 with markalmack

funsized - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/14 with Danny Boy, Chris

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/14

Hidden - Lead β - 31/Mar/14

Newham - Lead O/S - Mar/14

Sankey - Lead RP - 05/Oct/13 with Luke

steveleahy - Lead rpt - 05/Oct/13 with George Hartley, Neil Davies

Sankey - TR dog - 28/Sep/13 with Luke

Hidden - Lead - 24/Aug/13

RP2
alek - Lead RP - 04/May/13 with James Kay

Hidden - Lead β - 04/May/13

Hidden - Lead RP - 21/Apr/13

infected mushroom - Lead - 06/Apr/13

Hidden - TR rpt - 01/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/13

nick bamber - 2013

Daniel Heath - Lead O/S - 2013

atapper21 - Lead O/S - 2013

Robb Bert - Lead RP - Oct/12 with Steve George

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

Hidden - TR dog - 11/Aug/12

adamjeffs - TR rpt - 31/Jul/12

Soo close to onsight. Hold was wet. Would have been in the bag if it was dry
efrance24234 - Lead RP - 14/Jul/12

Tricky start, really think about your feet. Was sweating up badly today on everything, so top was a bit of a fight.
Dave Warburton - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/12 with Conor

Interesting climb...
TCCB - Lead β - 17/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead RP - 16/Jun/12

Onsight after lowering from 1st bolt.
thebigfriendlymoose - Lead RP - 09/Jun/12 with Jacob Cook

Dan Jenkin - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/12 with James Jacobs, Jacob Cook, Chris Barr

highrepute - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/12

First 7a.
Dave Foster - Lead RP - 23/Mar/12 with Si 2

2nd go
C coldwell-storry - Lead RP - 17/Mar/12 with Iron Mike

ollyroberts - Lead RP - 06/Mar/12 with Dan Miller

Pretty tough - wet hold near top but backed down and went right to flake
shark - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/11 with John Morrissey

Spent the whole day at Malham getting tired and managed one route. Must get stonger!
Julian Cooper - Lead RP - 17/Sep/11 with Ben Steel

3rd go. high 1st bolt.
cooperman - Lead RP - 04/Sep/11 with Greg Foster

Hidden - Lead RP - Sep/11

Hidden - Lead - 21/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead dog - 20/Aug/11

hard start then sustained, glad i had a clipstick for the first clip, nice though :D
Bennykr - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/11 with Cradmire

Hidden - Lead β - 12/Jun/11

Jack00 - Lead RP - 18/May/11 with Dan Miller

willjh - Lead dog - 24/Apr/11 with Euan

Hard then piss.
RdC - Lead RP - 22/Apr/11 with Team Beast

Sam the Butcher - Lead β - 08/Apr/11 with Dave Redpath

wilsonmackenzie - Lead RP - 07/Apr/11 with Nicolas duboust

J.Wells - Lead RP - 26/Mar/11 with Tash Ottley

bigie bob - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/11

Hidden - TR dog - 26/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead - 05/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead - 05/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead RP - 27/Feb/11

Nicolas Duboust - Lead β - 30/Jan/11

ChrisCSC89 - Lead RP - 30/Jan/11 with Nic, Ross, Wilson

Hidden - Lead - 2011

kingholmesy - Lead RP - 2011 with Chris C, Calum B

Adam Lincoln - Lead - 2011

Hidden - Lead RP - 14/Aug/10

uptown - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/10 with Sean_J

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

Hidden - Lead RP - 30/May/10

cool bouldery first moves using no upward pulling holds
Rowansb - Lead O/S - 15/May/10 with sean

akhughes - Lead rpt - May/10

Spillers - Lead RP - 17/Apr/10 with Dave Ayton

jacobjacob - Lead RP - 31/Mar/10

Cruxy past the first clip. Felt fine once the right foot was in the right place.
mattcyp88 - Lead RP - 31/Mar/10 with Jacob Cook

1st redpoint
mattyork2 - Lead RP - 14/Mar/10 with Adam Hodgson

Hidden - Lead β - 13/Mar/10

andymcbill - Lead RP - 2010

derico - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/09 with Dave J

sheppy - Lead RP - 15/Oct/09 with Dave Douglas

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/09

Not my cup of tea. Scratty feet for the start, top not too bad. Got it first go after a bit of work. Led it with second bolt in coz I'm a puff
robbo - Lead - 02/Aug/09 with Al

Hidden - 28/Jul/09

nathanmanc - Lead RP - 06/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead β - 06/Jun/09

Hidden - 19/May/09

willackers - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09 with Henners, Stu, Chris

2nd go. Desparate for the grade, especially compared to puddle jumper
Stewart B - Lead RP - 26/Apr/09 with Henners, Willackers and Chris E

Hidden - Lead RP - 17/Apr/09

hard
lx - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/09 with alison

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/09

marky - Lead rpt - 22/Mar/09 with John

2nd go
Glyn - Lead RP - 08/Feb/09 with Jonny

Hidden - Lead RP - 08/Feb/09

Hidden - Lead RP - 08/Feb/09

Seymore Butt - 2009

craig matheson - 2009

Hidden - 2009

hardest route yet - worked the top section then it was just a case of getting through the bouldery start. went 2nd RP, after 2 TR thanks to Dave's beta
Mick r - Lead RP - 03/Aug/08 with Rob and Dave L

Hidden - Lead RP - 03/Aug/08

Hidden - Lead RP - 27/Jun/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/08

The type of route that you would do after a days work, nothing fancy but still fairly hard for 7a i thought.
andy gravestock - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/08 with steve

Ram MkiV - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/08 with andy

Hidden - Lead RP - 22/Apr/08

Chazz - Lead RP - 18/Apr/08 with Matt Rowat

Fell off first move. And borrowed clipstick to put quickdraws on second bolt as wimpily I wrongfully thought id hit the ground if i fell off trying to clip tyhe second bolt.
joe larner - Lead - 12/Apr/08

Matt Rowat - Lead RP - Apr/08 with Charlie

mikekeswick - Lead dog - 24/Feb/08 with dunny

Hidden - Lead - 2008

mikekeswick - Lead dog - 2008 with dunny

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/07

GrantB - Lead - Oct/07

Hidden - Lead β - Aug/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/07

nige - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/07 with adam ellwood

Rob1988 - Lead - Jul/07

StuM - Lead RP - 24/Jun/07 with Chris Watson

7a+, did 4 laps for some pumpy
Alex Mason - Lead - 23/Jun/07 with dave law

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jun/07

Hidden - Lead RP - 2007

Hidden - Lead RP - 01/May/06

Cassidy - Lead β - 25/Feb/06 with Scottish Raiding Party

Boy - 2006

Hidden - 2006

Hidden - Lead RP - 09/Jun/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/05

Dave Kerr - Lead - 20/Mar/05 with Chris Boutell

John Southworth - 2005

spidey - Lead RP - 23/Aug/04

Hidden - 2003

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2003

Hidden - 2000

Hidden - Lead RP - 25/Mar/98

andrew300169 - TR dog - 14/Feb/97 with Mike Stacey

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/95 with Nick Ashton

Richard White - 1995

1st RP
Dave Musgrove - Lead RP - Nov/94 with Steve Webster

Billg - Lead O/S - 03/Apr/94 with Nigel Slater

Paul Figg - Lead - 27/Mar/94

andy farnell - Lead O/S - 1994 with whispering nic

Dave Musgrove - Lead dog - 03/Oct/93 with Paul Dawson, Kim Greenald

Steve Crowe - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/93 with KM

Hidden - Lead RP - 31/Aug/92

goi.ashmore - Lead RP - 05/Aug/92 with Rich France

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Jul/92

whispering nic - May/92 with andy farnell

jfletcher - Lead RP - 21/Aug/90

Rich Kirby - 2nd - Jul/90 with Andy Mackay

Dave Douglas - Lead β - 03/Apr/90

Andy Hyslop - Mar/90

Hidden - 1990

Hidden - Lead - 1990

craig h - Lead RP - 15/Sep/89 with Luke Steer

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Jul/89

Hidden - Lead dog - 1989

Hidden - Lead - 1989

Hidden - 11/Oct/87

Hidden - Lead - Sep/87

Mike Owen - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/87 with Elaine Owen

keefe - 13/Apr/86 with Johnny Adams

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
thebigfriendlymoose, Oliver Branagan

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Style of ascent

Lead130 of 156 (83.3%)
Followed3 of 156 (1.9%)
Toproped6 of 156 (3.8%)
Unknown17 of 156 (10.9%)

'Climbed'39 of 156 (25.0%)
clean O/S35 of 156 (22.4%)
clean β11 of 156 (7.1%)
clean rpt6 of 156 (3.8%)
clean RP55 of 156 (35.3%)
dogged10 of 156 (6.4%)