Blasphemy*** E2 5c
[Blasphemy, 1 kb]14m.

Rockfax Description
14m. A superb outing up the sinuous crack, with quality finger jamming and gained from the large block in the corner. The crux occurs where the crack ends, transferring onto the final slab by a tricky mantelshelf. © ROCKFAX

FA. Graham West late 1950s/FFA John Allen 1973 1957

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Western Grit: Top 50, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Moorland Grit - The Essential Selection (Over The Moors), Ultimate E2 ticklist.

Photo: Blasphemy © kevin stephens
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This climb is in 76 logbooks, and on 15 wishlists.

Great route. Lower wall was still a little damp, but the crux was dry.
switch - Lead O/S - 03/Oct/15 with John S

jon22 - 2nd - 03/Oct/15 with si witcher

Brilliant, people should walk up here more often
dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/15 with Lena

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/15 with Lena

very very dirty, cume on chew climbers keep your routes in good nick, a three star clasick shold never get into this state!
Andy Peak 1 - Lead - 07/Aug/15 with Pete o Donovan

Hidden - 2015

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/14

Alistair Corbett - Lead O/S - 21/May/14 with Sam hamer, Ed

Hadn't quite realised how much of a mantel the top crux was! Good route.
Si dH - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13 with Neil Furniss

dominic lee - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/13 with nathan lee

Good finger locks good gear, found getting to rest position at 2 3rds height trickiest bit and almost fell off. Found top mantle ok on right, get right foot high and then you can swing your left foot over to the lower left top.
MikeLeeds - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/13 with Clive Greenwood

dirty. brushed as i went, but the top was well sketchy
WB - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/13 with Guy

Frank the Husky - 2013

Absolutely stunning line
Sam Simpson - 2nd O/S - 28/May/12 with Tom Doldon

fell off on rock over at top
Tom Doldon - Lead dog - 28/May/12 with sam simpson 48

Tony Kartawick - 2012

Just Another Dave - 2nd O/S - 2012 with Jo Bertalot

Hidden - 14/Aug/11

ste_d - TR O/S - 22/Jul/11 with shunt

Unfortunately weighted gear after overstretching to gain the top hold.
Ahab - Lead dog - 10/Apr/11

Easier than it looks, beautiful finger locks and perfect runners. Quality route
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11 with john Bramwell, Richard Williams

Forgot my wires for very top move shit myself and fell off, put the wire in then it felt easy, top route!
hilty - Lead - 09/Apr/11

andrew549 - 2nd - 09/Apr/11

TomPR - Lead - 09/Apr/11

So frustrating, clean to the top mantel move. Tried it, climbed down to rest. Tried again then had to rest on rope. Then immediately did it! ARGH! Fantastic route!
Martin Davies - Lead dog - 04/Sep/10 with Tim Rogers

a climb you could blow the onsight easily at the top, hence blasphemy!! classic allen route, quality!
phil64 - Lead - 28/Jun/10

Matt Reid - 2nd β - 24/Jun/10 with Chi Cheng

Chi Cheng - Lead dog - 24/Jun/10 with Matthew Reid

westaway - Lead O/S - 21/May/10

Hidden - Lead dnf - 21/May/10

Hidden - 2nd dog - 21/May/10

Gus - Lead O/S - 2010 with andi elizabeth turner

Boy - Sep/09 with Fiona Fullwood

ste_d - TR rpt - 24/Jun/09 with shunt

mattnuttall - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/09 with Andy Stewart, Alan Holden

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/08

Brown - 2nd β - 03/Jun/07 with John

MeMeMe - Lead - 02/Jun/07 with Simon

nige - Lead - 21/Apr/07 with kevin stephens

gregoritos - Lead O/S - Apr/07

One rest - fluffed the move over the lip. Tough fingery moves all the way.
adam carless - 2nd dog - 16/Oct/06 with Fiend

Hidden - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/06

Hidden - Lead rpt - 04/Sep/05

cem - Lead dog - 23/Jul/05 with Miles Butteriss

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/04

adi bryant - Lead - 2004

sadams - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/03 with Eric Hildrew

Hidden - 2nd - Sep/03

Hidden - Lead - 24/Aug/03

Marvellous route.
DubyaJamesDubya - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/03 with Nik Howard

cem - Lead dog - 13/Jul/03 with Jonathan Astin

Chris Reid - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/02 with Richard allen

DubyaJamesDubya - Lead O/S - Jul/02 with Nik Howard

Ian Jones - 2nd O/S - 2000 with John Kirk

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/99

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead - 06/Sep/98 with Gaz Parry

Craig Barton - Lead O/S - 1997

John Southworth - Lead O/S - Sep/95

ste_d - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/95

mikedelderfield - 2nd O/S - 01/Aug/95 with Steven Delderfield

Hidden - Lead rpt - 02/Jul/95

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Jun/95

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 06/May/95 with Matt Hirst

NickJH - Lead O/S - Aug/94

Hidden - Lead - 1993

Hidden - Lead - 25/May/92

Hidden - Lead dog - Apr/92

1 fall
ste_d - Lead dog - 28/Aug/91 with mik

Roget - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/91 with chris jones

craig h - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/91

Rich Kirby - Lead O/S - 16/Sep/90 with Bruce woodley

about 1990
uphillnow - 2nd - 1990 with Mark Gray

phardman - Lead O/S - 28/May/89

Neil R - 2nd - May/89 with Howard

Hidden - Lead - 1987

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
prcleary, JonmapDL, hutchay, James Oswald, Garson, derekb, Owen W-G, Dr Caterpillar, Tom Eagle, Ropeboy

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