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Noddy's Wall* HS 4b

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12m. The slim buttress gives a pleasant pitch. © ROCKFAX
FA. John Hadfield (aka Noddy) 1958.

Ticklists: ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Moorland Grit - The Essential Selection (Over The Moors).

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 57 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Just Another Dave - Solo O/S - 26/Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/13

snapperdan - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/13

j.buckley87 - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/13

Found plenty of gear, stayed left and couldn't find the 5a variation mentioned in OTM though.
BenedictIEP - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/13 with Jam Avery

Darron - 07/Jul/13

Direct top variation.
Alex Thompson - 2nd rpt - 08/Jun/13 with UKC James, Chris Tan

Hidden - 2nd - 31/May/13

Rather awkward in walking boots, weighted rope down climbing before committing...
Alex Thompson - 2nd dog - 07/Jul/12

Probably just VS but there is small wire fairly high up this.
Hardonicus - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/12 with James W, Alex Thompson

David Kay - 2nd - 29/May/12 with Jonathan Prager

JEP - Lead O/S - 29/May/12 with David Kirslfelds

Hoyes - 2nd O/S - 29/May/12 with Julian L

markblair - 2nd O/S - 26/May/12 with Alison Dixon

Excellent route. No gear on top half.
Julian Lane - Lead O/S - May/12 with Mynydd James

georgenvk - TR O/S - 02/Oct/11

Jayzen - 2nd - 19/Jun/11 with Mark Ashley

thedatastream - TR rpt - 27/May/11 with Jess, Abraham, TimTimFullOfWin

thedatastream - 2nd O/S - 09/Apr/11 with Chris Tan, Scott

Scott Dunkley - 2nd O/S - 09/Apr/11 with James P

Steve J P - 2nd - 30/Aug/10 with BW

Bernie Wylde - Lead - 30/Aug/10 with sp

Roget - Lead O/S - 01/Aug/10 with robin, jim

wil_perry - 2nd - 20/Jun/10 with Barney

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/May/10

ste_d - Solo rpt - 24/Apr/10

Hidden - 2010

reubensampson - 2nd - 17/Oct/09 with Dan Peers

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Sep/09

ste_d - Solo rpt - 28/Jun/09

ste_d - Solo rpt - 16/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead - 09/Jun/09

Hidden - 2nd - 30/May/09

snakebite - Lead O/S - 30/May/09 with Paul Shephard

ste_d - Solo rpt - 26/Apr/09

jcurley - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/09 with Colin Milton

colin milton - Lead - 02/Apr/09 with joe curly

barney800 - 2nd - Jul/08 with John Shaw

craig h - Solo rpt - 07/May/08

Hidden - Lead - 07/May/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - Lead - 13/Sep/07

J25 - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/07 with Alex Thompson

Alex Thompson - 2nd O/S - 06/Jun/07 with Jonny

mje1398 - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/07 with John M

VS in guidebook, I know no different. Pete did Swan Crack, and I followed up this just to see what VS felt like. Pretty easy, but would have been nervous on lead.
djdf - 2nd O/S - 12/Apr/07 with Pete

cem - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/06 with Graham Dolman

Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/04 with Carmen

Solid VS 4b as in guidebook.
Si dH - Lead O/S - Jul/04 with Kane Chandler

Michael Brown - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/04 with Nick Mcmillan

a nice little outing.
Owdham - TR O/S - 19/Aug/02 with Girtch

Neil Conway - Lead O/S - 1998 with Steve Hardy

David Smith - Lead - 19/Jul/94 with Margaret Smith

craig h - Solo O/S - 23/May/91

Tom V - 1967

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, Chewie

Voting
Total votes cast 43
hard VS0 of 16
VS0 of 16
easy VS14 of 16
hard HS1 of 16
HS1 of 16
easy HS0 of 16
hard S0 of 16
S0 of 16
easy S0 of 16
hard 4c0 of 15
4c0 of 15
easy 4c1 of 15
hard 4b3 of 15
4b11 of 15
easy 4b0 of 15
hard 4a0 of 15
4a0 of 15
easy 4a0 of 15
3 Stars1 of 12
2 Stars7 of 12
1 Star4 of 12
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Style of ascent

Soloed7 of 57 (12.3%)
Lead22 of 57 (38.6%)
Followed22 of 57 (38.6%)
Toproped3 of 57 (5.3%)
Unknown3 of 57 (5.3%)

'Climbed'20 of 57 (35.1%)
clean O/S29 of 57 (50.9%)
clean rpt7 of 57 (12.3%)
dogged1 of 57 (1.8%)