The Pen is Mightier than the Sword** S 4a
45m. Start up the face of a small pinnacle at the right end of the crag. Climb the poorly-protected slabs and ledges and a blocky arête, whence a traverse left leads to a further bold slab to finish
Martin Scrowston, Jim Loxham, Paul Bennett 19/May/2010
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This climb is in 6 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Hidden - Lead - 30/Mar/14

Enjoyed this, had character.
oddtoast - 2nd - 30/Mar/14 with Gav

Rog Wilko - 2nd - 27/Aug/13 with Pete Nugent

Nice climbing - gear is spaced
Pete Nugent - Lead - 27/Aug/13 with Roger Wilkinson

john lynch - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/11 with mike lynch

The FRCC website calls this the best Severe in the valley. It isn't! Seems to have been virtually created, so extensive (presumably) was the removal of vegetation and loose rock. Might improve with time and traffic. Not a bad line, but not very memorable, despite being poorly protected (S 3c?)
Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/10 with Carmen

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