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The Con* S 4b

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[Standing on 'The concretion' on Stepping out, 2 kb]25m. Immediately right of the slab of Comes the Seth is a prominent corner line running up the cliff past several overlaps. Climb the corner past a tall sapling and continue directly past a smaller one to gain the slab below a small square overhang. Traverse right across the slab on a narrow foot ledge and move right around the rib; then climb up to surmount the highest overlap (crux). Bridge pleasantly up the corner to the top.
B Mullan, C Lindley 01/Apr/2011

Photo: Standing on 'The concretion' on Stepping out © Dawlish
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This climb is in 61 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 23/Aug/14

AndyRogers - Lead O/S - 23/Aug/14 with ianlaw

Hidden - Lead - 23/Aug/14

nicknicely - Lead - 18/Aug/14

cas smerdon - 2nd - 18/Aug/14 with Nick Hudson

looks intimidating, less so close up.
wilf - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/14 with Tom, nick f

alibyrnie - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/14 with Alistair Logan

Hidden - 2nd - 18/Jun/14

catty_9 - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/14 with Peter Crowther

Angrypenguin - 2nd O/S - 15/Jun/14 with Cat

Hidden - Lead rpt - 08/Jun/14

shaunleonard - 2nd O/S - 08/Jun/14 with Ian

In the rain, very greasy
Craggyman - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/14

J.Atkins - Lead rpt - 10/Apr/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Mar/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 06/Oct/13

Easty14 - 2nd - 29/Sep/13

riddle - Solo - 15/Sep/13

ali macphee - Lead rpt - 05/Sep/13

Hidden - Lead - 05/Sep/13

johnl - 2nd O/S - 31/Aug/13 with Andy Dunford

ali macphee - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/13

Neil Gay - 2nd rpt - 14/Jul/13 with Stew Nutter

Nice clean climb. Not a lot in the way of anchors at the top.
Stew nutter - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/13 with Neil gay

upontop - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/13 with Chris

Neil Gay - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/13 with Al Gay

Echna - 2nd - 04/Jun/13

Malpractise - 2nd O/S - 23/Apr/13 with Richard Goodbody

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/13

Stuart William - Lead dog - 15/Apr/13 with Matt Ivory

becoming-stranger - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/13 with Beth Mc

HairyBean - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/13 with Natalie Burke

*girl - 2nd O/S - 03/Mar/13 with Rick Simper

beth_may - 2nd O/S - 2013 with Will Pope

becoming-stranger - Lead - 2013 with Beth Mc

Nix33 - 2013

Hidden - Lead rpt - 15/Sep/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/12

stranter - 2nd O/S - 28/Jul/12 with Neil, Colin

wurzelinzummerset - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/12 with Mike

Mayaculpa - 2nd - 27/Jul/12 with wurzelinzummerset

Hidden - Lead - 05/Jul/12

J.Atkins - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead - 19/Jun/12

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Jun/12

cas smerdon - Lead - 23/May/12 with mark joyce

nick hawkins - 26/Nov/11 with steve

Steve27 - Lead - 26/Nov/11 with Nick Hawkins

Pete Scott - 2nd O/S - 13/Aug/11 with Jimbo

To make final grade assessment. Mostly VD climbing, but with one (reasonably protected) 4b move. Therefore S 4b. Still think this deserves one star.
bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 09/Aug/11 with Clare

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Jul/11

stuntsbyjon - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/11

S4a
The Pylon King - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/11

bpmclimb - 2nd rpt - 06/May/11 with Helen S

enjoyable climbing with 1 hard move
hms - Lead O/S - 06/May/11 with Brian

Possibly only Severe 4b, as it's well protected throughout.
bpmclimb - TR rpt - 01/May/11 with Shunt

Hidden - Lead - May/11

James Moyle - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Carole Standing

cas smerdon - 2nd - 29/Apr/11 with James Moyle

First (recorded) ascent, although very likely climbed before.
bpmclimb - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/11 with Clare

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, Footiemadhannah, Steve nevers, Hidden, fleapitfan

Voting
Total votes cast 32
hard HS0 of 10
HS0 of 10
easy HS0 of 10
hard S1 of 10
S7 of 10
easy S0 of 10
hard HVD2 of 10
HVD0 of 10
easy HVD0 of 10
hard 4c0 of 12
4c0 of 12
easy 4c0 of 12
hard 4b1 of 12
4b6 of 12
easy 4b3 of 12
hard 4a1 of 12
4a1 of 12
easy 4a0 of 12
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Style of ascent

Soloed3 of 61 (4.9%)
Lead34 of 61 (55.7%)
Followed21 of 61 (34.4%)
Toproped1 of 61 (1.6%)
Unknown2 of 61 (3.3%)

'Climbed'19 of 61 (31.1%)
clean O/S32 of 61 (52.5%)
clean rpt9 of 61 (14.8%)
dogged1 of 61 (1.6%)