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10m. The narrow rift in the main angle is a well-protected struggle and the leftward exit is a pig; the best advice is to try staying high. Often green early in the season or after rain, in which case it is worthy of a manky HS 4c. © ROCKFAX
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This climb is in 99 logbooks, and on 8 wishlists.

robman - Solo O/S - 26/Jul/14

Jenni Lees - TR - 11/Jun/14 with Lee Dean, Mark Dean

Lukem6 - 2nd O/S - 21/Apr/14 with sam d, Jenny Monkey

Hidden - 2nd β - 20/Mar/14

Hidden - Lead dnf - 22/Feb/14

major squash
David Robinson - Lead - 22/May/13

Kyrros - 2nd - 12/May/13

irishguyinlondon - AltLd O/S - 21/Apr/13

Wet and slimy top, felt more like VS today! Wait until summer.
MichaelGallimore - Lead β - 17/Feb/13 with Becci dubidu, Andy Hawkins

hels bels - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/12

Morwood - 2nd - 14/May/12 with gillywillyhoo

Very tight! I was pretty much stuck at one point, never again.
gillywillyhoo - Lead - 14/May/12 with James Morwood

I couldn't fit, even after taking off my helmet, coat, and rearranging my rack.
scotty h - Lead dnf - 28/Apr/12 with Suzie

pauldr - 25/Mar/12

mike.rigby - 2nd O/S - 24/Mar/12 with Mike Gallimore

Hyperopic - Lead dnf - 13/Mar/12 with Sarah

Fun! well protected. Great introduction to chimney climbing.
MichaelGallimore - Lead O/S - Mar/12 with MikeR

Not to be done in gale force winds. Balancy exit!
Will Caesar - 2nd O/S - 2012 with Rob Caesar

cimentarius - 2nd O/S - 29/Oct/11

LJC - Solo - 24/Oct/11

swoollock - Lead - 18/Sep/11

Hidden - Lead - 12/Sep/11

Horrible thrutchy chimney, with some interesting moves
chisanga - TR O/S - 25/Jul/11 with Sas, Graham


xannaxlx - 2nd dog - Jul/11 with Max Starck-Stevens

Spanner - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/11 with Lucy

lukebowman551 - Lead dnf - 23/Mar/11 with Craig Shelley

lukebowman551 - 2nd rpt - 23/Mar/11 with Craig Shelley

Craig Shelley - Lead β - 23/Mar/11 with Luke Bowman

Hidden - 2011

Traditional struggle, very entertaining.
jshields - Lead - 09/Oct/10 with Liam Weaver, Ed James

Disgusting, awkward and traditional.
Double Knee Bar - Lead O/S - 25/Sep/10 with Iain

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10

Pete Randall - 2nd O/S - 17/Jul/10 with Charles

This was dry whilst everything around was wet. Compelling in a masochistic sort of way....
Babika - 2nd - 17/Jul/10 with Charles Leek

Bloody awkward at times!
bobbarnes00 - 2nd - 03/Jul/10 with James Budzynski

hard finish!
JamieSparkes - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/10 with Claire

Amazing.
squidgebob - 2nd O/S - 01/Jul/10 with jamie

Shorty83 - Lead - 30/Jun/10 with Giles

tim123487 - Lead - 16/Jun/10 with murray weatherly sinclair

Very Satisfying at the crux, cozy crack!!!
shafiq lalloo - Lead O/S - 07/May/10 with Ben Ritchie

dpmUK - 2nd O/S - 20/Apr/10 with Cider Nut

This is harder than it looks!
Gashworth - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/10

Hidden - Lead - 18/Mar/10

Lawrence Bird - Lead dog - 14/Mar/10 with Josh Smith

Hidden - Lead - 10/Feb/10

Phil PBC - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - Lead - 2010

ml_si - Lead - 2010

Horrifically green and slippery. Finished with an whale over the top.
Wil.Hooke - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/09 with Amie

Tricky pull around the top block
ianslade - 2nd - Oct/09 with Emrys Cook

urgghh.. horrible. removed most of the skin off my knees and elbows. seemed like there was a long run out on the gear around the middle but all good fun in the end!
si_green99 - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Mike Redding

jepotherepo - Lead - Aug/09 with Helen

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/09

Sarah Applegate - 2nd - 21/Jun/09

big squeeze though crack v.nasty desperate finish but with good gear.
will randall - Lead O/S - Jun/09 with sarah

dji26 - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/09

mattshort - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/09 with Elly Pryce

More like a HS with all the green. Yuk.
ellypryce - 2nd - 07/Mar/09 with matttshort

Green - cold and snowing! Top exit is a real pig has it was very green and slippy
sleavesley - Lead O/S - 23/Jan/09 with Tom Shooter

Hidden - 2nd - Jan/09

keith leonard - 2009

WillBroad - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/08

hellboundblr - Lead - 29/Jun/08 with Gary Colville

HIGHTOWER - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/08 with Ben Thynne

roscoe6 - Lead - 08/May/08

WillBroad - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/08

WillBroad - Lead - 04/Apr/08

brew_guru - 2nd O/S - Feb/08 with chris(grinner)williams

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - Feb/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Great fun, much better than it looks - didn't really get the leftward exit. Pretty much went straight up until the last move.
James Moyle - Lead O/S - 24/Oct/07 with D. Murphy

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/07

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Jul/07

Hidden - TR O/S - 27/Jul/07

Hidden - TR - 27/Jul/07

tristangale - Lead O/S - 12/May/07 with Alasdair

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Apr/07

Oz Baker led this, I struggled up on second, a humbling experience given the grade!
Andrew Abraham - 2nd - 2007

Tom Last - 2nd - 30/Nov/06 with Cordelia Molloy

Hidden - Lead - 17/Sep/06

LennyJ1 - Lead O/S - Jul/06

Guy Wilson - Lead O/S - 13/May/06 with Byron Buck

howlingbaboon - Lead O/S - Apr/06 with Ruthy

John Lisle - 2006

mark s - 2005

Never again!
Chesh - Lead - May/04 with Lawrence

Alaric - 2nd O/S - 12/Jul/03 with Isabel B

Hedley - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/01 with Emily

philhilo - 2000 with brian rodgers

Duncan Bourne - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/94 with D Hanson

Roget - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/91

angry pirate - Lead - 1988

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Solo - 1980

rogerskews - 1974

mikej - Solo - 08/Jul/70 with Stewart Grant

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Voting
Total votes cast 40
hard HS0 of 14
HS0 of 14
easy HS10 of 14
hard S2 of 14
S2 of 14
easy S0 of 14
hard HVD0 of 14
HVD0 of 14
easy HVD0 of 14
hard 4b0 of 13
4b0 of 13
easy 4b4 of 13
hard 4a8 of 13
4a1 of 13
easy 4a0 of 13
hard 3c0 of 13
3c0 of 13
easy 3c0 of 13
3 Stars0 of 13
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1 Star8 of 13
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Style of ascent

Soloed7 of 99 (7.1%)
Lead53 of 99 (53.5%)
Followed24 of 99 (24.2%)
Toproped4 of 99 (4.0%)
Alt Leads1 of 99 (1.0%)
Unknown10 of 99 (10.1%)

'Climbed'45 of 99 (45.5%)
clean O/S44 of 99 (44.4%)
clean β3 of 99 (3.0%)
clean rpt1 of 99 (1.0%)
dogged2 of 99 (2.0%)
dnf4 of 99 (4.0%)