The Pinch** E4 6a
43m, 2 pitches. 1. 20m 4b Carefully climb the weirdness just L of the corner.
2. 23m 6a Climb direct to an in-situ thread then move L to good cracks which are followed back R. Continue to the prominent hole and onwards to a good jug. Either step R and make hard moves up base of the R-L slanting crack which is followed with sustained interest to the top, or move straight up the wall to join the R-L crack a little higher. Bushwhack your way to nut/cam belays on various rock outcrops or continue to fence posts on the coast path. (Path to summit gardened 2014)
Pat Littlejohn & Steve Jones 26/5/69 . FFA littlejohn & Tony Penning 1983
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John Mcshea - AltLd O/S - 12/May/12 with Justin Timms

P1, rested on sling on P2 to retrieve stubborn nut.
Justin T - AltLd - 12/May/12 with John Mcshea

great route climbed the day after I did Il Duce with my mate Martin who had only ever done severe before!!
ecowaller - 1990

Had to rest while my non-climbing brother David who was hungover after a stag do threw his guts up. Then had to tackle the thorn bush cornice only wearing shorts.
shark - Lead - 04/Sep/86

Hidden - TR dog - 07/Jun/86

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