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[Sam on Insect Graveyard, 3 kb]20m. The centre of the wall provides a nicely sustained pitch. © ROCKFAX
FA. Mike Robertson 5.8.93 05/Aug/1993

Ticklists: Feature Photo Routes from Dorset Rockfax 2012, Winspit apprenticeship.

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This climb is in 300 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

armand_dude - Lead dog - Jul/14

Hidden - Lead rpt - 13/Jun/14

Cristel - 2nd dog - 10/Jun/14

clean o/s. re climbed to take some falls. enjoyable route
bede.west - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/14

Montse Shelbourne - Lead O/S - 31/May/14 with Nathan

bigbobbyking - Lead dog - 26/May/14

Swampy167 - Lead RP - 19/May/14

Couple of little rests after getting pumped
Ciderslider - TR dog - 18/May/14

ciderspider - TR dog - 18/May/14

Hidden - Lead rpt - 17/May/14

Hidden - TR β - 15/May/14

lewiz - Lead rpt - 10/May/14

sbattams - Lead - 04/May/14 with sarah davies

Hidden - Lead RP - 04/May/14

Sophie Nunn - Lead rpt - 24/Apr/14 with Brian

brian watson - Lead dog - 24/Apr/14 with Sophie Nunn

Found it brutal, perhaps resting where rests were available instead of my 'dog in a manger' style would have proved more fruitful. Next time I'll lead/dog it!
Puckle - TR dog - 19/Apr/14 with Laura Potter

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 15/Apr/14 with Lawrence Dudley

Think I dogged every move.
gibsond - Lead dog - 08/Apr/14 with Frodo Stickel, Alan Blanchflower

Monkey_Alan - Lead dog - 08/Apr/14 with Darrell Gibson, Frodo Stickel

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 01/Apr/14 with Lawrence Dudley, Frodo Stickel

Hidden - Lead dog - 16/Mar/14

KDhruev - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/14

Hidden - Lead rpt - 10/Mar/14

Dogged it to death. I'd have had a reasonable chance if I had gone quickly through the start but I was shattered higher up. Maybe next time I'm here.
puppythedog - Lead dog - 01/Dec/13 with Steve

CurlyStevo - Lead - Dec/13 with PuppyTheDog

Gibbon - Lead O/S - 25/Nov/13

tsyrett - Lead RP - 24/Nov/13

Hidden - TR - 17/Nov/13

Hidden - Lead β - 17/Nov/13

mattc - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/13

Hidden - TR β - 04/Nov/13

found this quite straight forward although tried it again at the end of a session a couple of weeks later and found it hard!
CurlyStevo - Lead O/S - Nov/13 with MattC

Hidden - Lead rpt - 26/Oct/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 26/Oct/13

Jay81 - Lead O/S - 18/Sep/13 with David Gainor

Hidden - Lead dnf - 18/Sep/13

TommityP - Lead rpt - 06/Sep/13

paultaylor - Lead rpt - 05/Sep/13 with Jimbo

gibsond - Lead rpt - 29/Jul/13 with Gosia

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead rpt - 26/Jul/13 with Steph, Sami Mandeel

Steph Roberts - TR dog - 26/Jul/13 with Sami, Sam

Sami Mandeel - Lead rpt - 26/Jul/13 with Steph, Sam Ferguson

Jonathan Emett - Lead rpt - 02/Jun/13 with tom london, Paul

BenL - Lead - 18/May/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 26/Apr/13

paultaylor - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/13 with Will I Am

will moy - Lead RP - 18/Apr/13 with paul taylor

Sophie Nunn - Lead rpt - 16/Apr/13 with Alex

x3
gibsond - Lead dog - 16/Apr/13 with Drew Mulcahy, James Bisset

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 12/Apr/13 with Darrell Gibson

drewish - Lead rpt - 12/Apr/13

Not strong enough to get up it today.
gibsond - Lead dnf - 12/Apr/13 with Alan Blanchflower

el_monty - Lead rpt - 07/Apr/13 with louis

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/13 with rob gibson

Hidden - Lead rpt - 07/Apr/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 10/Mar/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 03/Mar/13

Hidden - Lead rpt - 13/Jan/13

Adamwillclimb - Lead RP - 09/Nov/12

drewish - Lead O/S - 03/Nov/12

Hidden - 2nd dog - 03/Nov/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 27/Oct/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/12

el_monty - Lead rpt - 16/Oct/12 with Sami

Sami Mandeel - Lead rpt - 16/Oct/12 with el_monty

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead rpt - 19/Sep/12 with Dan Carrol

Dan_Carroll - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/12 with sam.sam.sam.ferguson

hms - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/12 with kate

lewiz - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/12 with Martin Holecek

Hidden - Lead dog - 18/Aug/12

great climb
3 Names - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/12 with Dan Craig

Hidden - Lead dnf - 06/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/12

Go right to finish....I went left
michael00693 - Lead O/S - 23/Jul/12 with Luke

Dibdawg - Lead β - 18/Jun/12 with Dean Merchant

Dean177 - 17/Jun/12 with Alan Dibben

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12

Sophie Nunn - Lead rpt - 02/Jun/12 with Grace, Jen D

Luxulyan - Lead O/S - Jun/12 with Dan Browne

chrisgee45 - Lead - 06/May/12

jon_gill1 - Lead O/S - 05/May/12 with chris Lyness

Sami Mandeel - Lead rpt - 04/May/12 with el_monty

Second try.
Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 01/May/12 with James Bisset

Hidden - Lead O/S - May/12

Hidden - TR dog - May/12

Monkey_Alan - Lead dog - 24/Apr/12 with Sophie Nunn, Darrell Gibson

Sophie Nunn - Lead rpt - 24/Apr/12 with Darrel, Alan

gibsond - Lead rpt - 24/Apr/12 with Sophie Nunn, Alan Blanchflower

Sami Mandeel - Lead rpt - 15/Apr/12 with Sam Ferguson

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead rpt - 15/Apr/12 with Rob Gates, Sami Mandeel

Kevster - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/12

Took two attempts today.
gibsond - Lead rpt - 10/Apr/12 with Paul Jackson

JCAshman - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/12

Hidden - TR rpt - 04/Feb/12

coffeepot - 2nd - 02/Jan/12 with jelaby

Hidden - Lead - 2012

RadekNowak - Lead O/S - 2012

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Nov/11

dale1968 - Lead dnf - 26/Nov/11 with Tom

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

marcb - Lead rpt - 20/Nov/11 with Kyle Goslan

finally completed-quite few falls/rests!
tomshanti - TR dog - 13/Nov/11 with Alan Blanchflower

Slipped off trying to unzip my jacket!
Monkey_Alan - Lead dog - 13/Nov/11 with Tom Starks

Dean177 - Lead O/S - Nov/11

marcb - Lead rpt - 16/Oct/11 with Martin Evans, Michael Moore

halfdan - TR RP - 16/Oct/11 with Michael Moore, Marc Baldwin

Sophie Nunn - Lead dog - 11/Oct/11 with Brian

4 bolts in 22meters?... bold, just how i like it!
Mike Green - Lead RP - 08/Oct/11 with Zdenek

zdenek strycek - Lead rpt - 08/Oct/11 with Trevedian

Hidden - Lead dog - 29/Sep/11

katiep - Lead dog - 29/Sep/11 with Nick Evens

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 27/Sep/11 with James Bisset

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

Brian H - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/11

tom.ireson - Lead rpt - 25/Jul/11 with Ben Minto

Christopher Jones - TR - 24/Jul/11 with nacnud

Got clean on third attempt.
gibsond - Lead rpt - 19/Jul/11 with Alan Blanchflower, Andre Clarke

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 19/Jul/11 with Darrell Gibson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/11

Missed hold at top and popped off this time.
gibsond - Lead dog - 12/Jul/11 with Neil Weymouth, James Bisset, Thomas Vaughan

halfdan - TR dog - 11/Jul/11 with Danny Sutton, Marc Baldwin

marcb - Lead rpt - 09/Jul/11 with Danni, Martin Evans

trevor macalonan - Lead RP - 03/Jul/11 with Phil Dawkins

Hidden - Lead RP - 01/Jul/11

Kyle Goslan - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/11 with Mike Moore

Slipped off a hold at the lower off on first first attempt!!! Doesn't get any closer than that. Clean second attempt.
marcb - Lead RP - 26/Jun/11 with Amy Nash, Kyle Goslan

brian watson - Lead rpt - 04/Jun/11 with gary watson

Linc - Lead rpt - 01/Jun/11

ASchwirtz - Lead O/S - 29/May/11 with Claire Duffield

Linc - Lead rpt - 27/May/11

Argh - most attempted 6b still stands
jamespilgrim - Lead dog - 27/May/11 with Mark

Hidden - Lead RP - 24/May/11

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 24/May/11 with Neil Weymouth, James Bisset

Leiko Miura - TR - 22/May/11 with Majid

torsok - Lead RP - 21/May/11 with Eva

tania - TR - 21/May/11 with rich morgan

Some long gaps between bolts but they are kind of in the right places. Really nice moves to get to the 4th bolt.
tom.ireson - Lead O/S - 15/May/11 with Paul Jones, David Proctor

gibsond - Lead rpt - 10/May/11 with James Bisset

Hidden - Lead dog - 10/May/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/May/11

Hidden - Lead dnf - 05/May/11

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 05/May/11 with James Bisset

Sophie Nunn - Lead rpt - 05/May/11 with Alex

AlexD - Lead rpt - 05/May/11 with Sophie

Tom Livingstone - Lead O/S - 04/May/11

Sophie Nunn - Lead rpt - 03/May/11 with Scott

Daniel - Lead O/S - May/11

At last! Felt easy this time - all the practice!
gibsond - Lead RP - 26/Apr/11 with Mungo Etwo, Neil Weymouth

Came off on last move. Tried again, but too tired. This is turning into a mission.
gibsond - Lead dog - 22/Apr/11 with James Bisset

Hidden - Lead dog - 21/Apr/11

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 19/Apr/11 with Darrell Gibson

Hidden - Lead dog - 19/Apr/11

Made all the moves, but took one rest looking for hold. Moved on to leading.
gibsond - TR dog - 19/Apr/11 with Alan Blanchflower

Can make all the moves, but just did not have the strength to make them consecutively! Two attempts.
gibsond - Lead dog - 19/Apr/11 with Alan Blanchflower

Some practice on TR before going for the lead. Nice route.
Monkey_Alan - Lead RP - 12/Apr/11 with Darrell Gibson

TR twice. Think I'll get it clean next time, but was too tired to try it again this evening.
gibsond - TR dog - 12/Apr/11 with Alan Blanchflower

Totally ran out of steam not enough left in the arms.
RFWilkie - Lead dog - 10/Apr/11

Rokmunky - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11 with Gemma

Wipper!
samtucker - Lead dog - 08/Apr/11 with Zoe Brodie-James

Monkey_Alan - TR - 07/Apr/11 with Darrell Gibson

gibsond - TR dnf - 07/Apr/11 with Alan Blanchflower

Duskpoint
sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead rpt - 06/Apr/11 with Chris Rooke

samtucker - Lead dog - 06/Apr/11

el_monty - Lead RP - 06/Apr/11 with sam ferguson

jcook1980 - Lead - Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/11

IanMulvany - Lead dog - 13/Mar/11 with Daniel Keller

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

riddle - Lead O/S - 08/Mar/11 with Andy Sinclair, Lee Mercer

Amnesia flash (frigged in '07)
Siderunner - Lead β - 08/Mar/11 with Roger

iClimber - Lead rpt - 2011

mikewiggs - 2011

brian watson - Lead rpt - 21/Nov/10

Jonathan Emett - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/10 with gary

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 09/Oct/10

London Luke - Lead - 26/Sep/10

was v tired :(
chrism225 - Lead dog - 19/Sep/10 with polly, dave

dctarrant2000 - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/10 with chris middleton, Polly Tarrant

givemetea - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/10 with Hannah Heywood

chris sm - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/10

jamessiddle - TR dog - 29/Aug/10 with Gerrit

Justinho - 2nd dog - 29/Aug/10 with Tom Campbell

Hidden - TR β - 29/Aug/10

Sophie Nunn - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/10 with Brian

brian watson - Lead rpt - 24/Aug/10

jamespilgrim - Lead dog - 21/Aug/10 with Mark

nath_casper - Lead rpt - 15/Aug/10 with montse, kylie

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/10

mrtom - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/10 with Laurence Weil, Mike Moss

becster - 2nd dog - 17/Jul/10 with Mark Day

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

Hidden - Lead rpt - 10/Jul/10

PerrinT - TR dnf - 03/Jul/10

thomasmouse - Lead dog - 25/Jun/10

clarky - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/10 with Ed Searle

Sami Mandeel - Lead rpt - 23/Jun/10

Shona H - TR dog - 19/Jun/10 with Toby Dunford

brian watson - Lead rpt - 15/Jun/10 with neil weymouth, scott titt

nath_casper - Lead dog - 12/Jun/10

Got to just below 3rd clip.
Monkey_Alan - Lead dnf - 10/Jun/10 with Karensa Lawrie

natalietanzer - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10 with marcus, jon

JPGR - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead RP - 05/Jun/10

Nice climb this. Just as the guide book says. sustained but never desperate :)
SGD - Lead - 17/May/10 with Adam Fletcher

tom106 - Lead - 26/Apr/10 with mike robbins

trev_f - Lead rpt - 17/Apr/10 with Mark

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead RP - 11/Apr/10 with Rich Fox

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead dog - 11/Apr/10 with Rich Fox

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/10

JonBrown - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/10 with Tom Horton

tew105 - Lead O/S - Feb/10 with simon white

Hidden - Lead dog - 24/Jan/10

breed - Lead O/S - 02/Jan/10 with Ellis Bird

Jane Weir - Lead - 2010

jld579 - Lead - 2010

crispygts - 2010

Ducks Rock - TR β - 2010

Hidden - 2010

JonBrown - Lead O/S - 05/Dec/09 with Felix

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - TR - 04/Oct/09 with Sam Tucker

SandyB - TR O/S - Oct/09

Tried to lead first but had to grab for the quickdraw at the third bolt and couldn't get to the fourth bolt but then top roped it clean first time.
KarlH - TR - 13/Sep/09 with Ollie

Gareth - Lead rpt - 11/Sep/09

Hidden - Lead RP - 06/Sep/09

My first 6b lead os. Nice
pelvoux - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/09 with Mario

pelvoux - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/09 with Mario

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/09

tscoobydoo - Lead O/S - Aug/09

Hidden - TR - Aug/09

MarkRyder - Lead RP - 25/Jul/09 with Ashley

Jeronimo - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/09

Trisha Murphy - Lead dnf - 15/Jun/09 with mel

d_meacher - Lead dnf - 15/Jun/09 with Owen Tweedy

tweedcore - Lead - 15/Jun/09 with Patricia Murphy

Ben Harper - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/09 with Richard Dagan

TiffTiff - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/09 with Andy L

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

Dandan82 - Lead O/S - 24/May/09 with Zoe

briar4012 - TR dog - 24/May/09 with Dan

Ceridwen - Lead dog - 10/May/09 with Martin

jacobjlloyd - Lead O/S - 09/May/09 with Dougie

dswansonlow - 2nd O/S - 09/May/09 with jacob loyd

mark_wellin - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/09

Hidden - 2009

candicegallab - TR dog - 2009 with mark_wellin

dmoir - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/08 with nilsamelinckx

garburn - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/08 with David Moir

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 09/Nov/08 with Ben Harper

Dorset - 2nd - Aug/08

Knackered at end of day should not have got on this climb. 3 clips.
98%monkey - Lead dnf - 19/Jul/08 with Flatcap

Gave up after numerous falls at the crux. I was getting there.
flatcap - TR dnf - 19/Jul/08 with Phil

Hidden - Lead dog - 15/Jun/08

vertigo - Lead RP - 04/Jun/08 with Rob Kennard

tobydunford - Lead rpt - 26/May/08 with Lisa Paling

Sophie Nunn - Lead - 26/Apr/08

Ed Babs - Lead RP - 15/Apr/08

trev_f - Lead RP - 09/Apr/08 with Alex M

matt green(uni) - Lead O/S - Feb/08

Gareth - Lead RP - 02/Jan/08 with Lorraine

brian watson - Lead RP - 2008 with Andy Hobbs

sam_cox - Lead - 2008

Graham Westbrook - Lead O/S - Oct/07

jchenoweth - Lead dog - 30/Sep/07 with Alfie

feilx - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/07 with Dan Barbour

One rest
Siderunner - Lead dog - 17/Jun/07 with Jill

Neil Adams - 2nd RP - 03/Jun/07 with Rob

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Apr/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/07

first 6b! Pumpy, good climb
fybcorp - Lead - 07/Apr/07 with mike hayes

Hidden - Lead β - 01/Apr/07

Took a couple of falls, one quite big!
fybcorp - Lead - 03/Mar/07 with mike hayes

Hidden - 2007

Richard White - 2007

chrisbevins - Lead O/S - 2007

tobydunford - Lead dog - 18/Nov/06 with Lisa Paling

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/06

Scott N - Lead RP - Jul/06

Hidden - Lead dog - 10/Jun/06

bigie bob - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/06

Rob Kennard - 2006

feeko - 2006

Marti999 - Lead - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2006

timharrison - Lead O/S - Jul/05 with Sue Hazel

Phil Belcher - 2005

Richard Horn - Lead RP - 2005

JonS - Lead RP - 2005

clive-greenwood - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/04 with Ray

Ben1983 - Lead O/S - Aug/03

AlexD - Lead - 2002

MontyH - 30/Jul/01 with Paul Milton

Hidden - Lead - 1999

rob.grafton - Lead - 07/Jul/97 with Paul McCann, Bruce

Mark Kemball - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/95 with Lee Bartrop

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Mar/95

steve taylor - Lead - 1995

Approx date
Nigel Coe - 1994

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Style of ascent

Lead248 of 300 (82.7%)
Followed9 of 300 (3.0%)
Toproped31 of 300 (10.3%)
Unknown12 of 300 (4.0%)

'Climbed'44 of 300 (14.7%)
clean O/S87 of 300 (29.0%)
clean β8 of 300 (2.7%)
clean rpt67 of 300 (22.3%)
clean RP28 of 300 (9.3%)
dogged54 of 300 (18.0%)
dnf12 of 300 (4.0%)