Master of the Rolls** 7a+
[Portland, 2 kb]20m.

Rockfax Description
A long, classy route with an exciting finish through the roof. © ROCKFAX

FA. Martin Crocker 23/Apr/1989

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Dorset 2012: Graded Sport List, Classic Portland 7as (2* +).

Photo: Portland © richardhopton
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This climb is in 58 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

adamjeffs - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/13

got it second go after failing a the roof first try. roof aint too hard when you get it right
Jay-Ast - Lead RP - 21/Jun/13 with Rosyk

Hidden - Lead RP - 09/Jun/13

beaten by the sunset
Jonathan Emett - Lead dnf - Jun/13 with barry, tomski, rupe

Hidden - Lead dog - 16/Sep/12

DannyK - Lead RP - 13/Sep/12

DannyK - Lead dog - 12/Sep/12

DannyK - TR RP - 12/Sep/12

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/12 with Kirsty Kerr

Rested at roof on first attempt to find sequence
ASchwirtz - Lead RP - 17/Jun/12 with Richard Ashe

Top roped first and then lead but just didn't have enough strength for that last move over the roof.
richardashe - Lead dog - 17/Jun/12 with ASchwirtz

Fingers were just way too cold to stick the final move, the top is easy, dont listen to the anybody who says its impossible
Martin Cleaver - Lead dog - 21/Apr/12 with Alek

Good climbing to roof, but then stumped! So a marti redpoint? ; )
Ed Babs - Lead dog - 07/Apr/12 with Mike Hawkins

Clean up to the roof. Had to cheat via left lower off.
lewiz - Lead dnf - 11/Mar/12 with Kirsten Donovan, Vlad Vishnyakov

Hidden - Lead dnf - 03/Feb/12

pezzerrr - Lead O/S - 03/Feb/12

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/11 with julie carroll

last move wasn't happening.
Jonathan Emett - Lead dnf - 23/Aug/11 with rupe

finally worked out the top move. rp next visit.
Jonathan Emett - Lead dog - 21/Aug/11 with rupe

Hidden - 15/Aug/11

MarkRyder - Lead RP - 14/Aug/11 with Ivan M

couldn't work out the roof move, and tired myself out doing so.
Jonathan Emett - Lead dnf - 23/Jul/11 with Lyndsay

Pete Scott - Lead RP - 23/Jul/11 with John kay

Bern - Lead O/S - May/11 with Derek

Hidden - Lead dog - 27/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead dnf - 26/Mar/11

fun mantel shelf
Luke Dawson - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/10

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead dog - 18/Aug/10 with Harry Massey

YEAH! FINALLY 7a onsight. felt pretty tough, bottom half to the no hand ledge is cool, then the crux follows, cool moves up the pod. the roof is hard! new guide mentions a massive bucket? i think they may be mistaken... clip the lover off from small crimps
mark_wellin - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/10 with richard fox, candice gallab

steve_biczyk - Lead RP - 31/May/10 with Emma

Couldn't pull the roof, despite numerous tries. Great climbing to get there!
Alexandre Buisse - Lead dnf - 22/May/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2010

hippo99 - Lead β - 13/Sep/09 with rache

second go
schof - Lead RP - 23/Aug/09 with mel dodge

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

hard roof move, could ruin your flash..
mynameisjen - Lead dog - 18/Aug/09 with Jonny Aylwin

JPGR - Lead O/S - Jul/09 with Yvette

Hidden - TR O/S - 10/May/09

feilx - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09 with Tim F

onsight to the roof, then got very stuck!!
Jus - Lead dnf - 25/Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd dog - 25/Apr/09

Jane Weir - Lead - 2009

nealh - Lead - 2009

Martin Krasnansky - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/08

still cant climb roofs
Matt Bennett - Lead dnf - 07/Sep/08

Hidden - Lead dog - 14/Jun/08

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - Jun/08 with Ben Harper

lukea - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/07 with Olaf

feeko - Lead - 19/May/07

Rob Kennard - 2007

Hidden - 2007

La Mont - 2007

bigie bob - Lead RP - 21/Aug/06

Marti999 - Lead - 2006

Kev Little - Lead RP - 2004

Southern Mark Smith - 2003

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/01

All but the last move!
Ben Thorne - Lead RP - 2000 with John Pullin

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