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Gomorrah* E1 5b

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[Gomorrah, tough going., 1 kb]12m. The right-hand crack gives good finger jamming on solid lockers with the expected quality of runner. © ROCKFAX
FA. Ian Lonsdale 1977

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

Photo: Gomorrah, tough going. © caradoc
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 100 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

Climbster - 2nd β - 24/Mar/14 with Ian

Good route, holds and gear in all the right places.
Bloke on a Rope - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/14 with Matt

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/13 with Debbie

CharlieMack - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/13 with Rik Battye

Hidden - Lead - 02/Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead - 10/Jul/13

ozzie35 - TR O/S - 10/Apr/13 with Polly

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Apr/13

Frank the Husky - 2013

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/12

good finger locks but was a hurried finish.
Mattyk - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/12 with Julie, Andy Hobson

Wonderful wonderful finger locks!
climbingpixie - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/12 with Matty, Andy

Hidden - Lead β - 05/Sep/12

Got past all the finger locks onsight but couldnt finish it
HarryB - Lead dog - 03/Sep/12 with Al

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Sep/12

MUCH easier than sodom
ben1987 - 2nd O/S - 01/Sep/12 with Adam Coles

akhughes - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/12

harold walmsley - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/12 with Mark Hounslea, Colin Struthers

Simon Davis - Lead - 02/Aug/12 with Ross Cowie, Pete Davies

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/12

efrance24234 - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/12

John Roberts (JR) - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/12

Fine once you get into the good locks a few moves up - good route
Rob84 - 2nd dog - 14/Jul/12 with Ben Wolstenholme

Hidden - TR O/S - 08/Jul/12

Becky E - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/12 with Graeme Hammond

Ace another great route. Had perfect finger locks and wires low down then ran it out a bit but the holds keep coming. Solid E1 5b** stuff as per Over the Moors and latest Rockfax.
Graeme Hammond - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/12 with Becky E

Brown - Lead - 27/May/12 with Max

struggled with my foot placements and the gear, quite intense for it's length.
caradoc - Lead - 26/May/12 with nick yapp

Hidden - 2nd - 2012

Dan Mckinlay - 2012

Aiding practice
vix - 09/Oct/11 with chris

Jordan - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11 with Naomi Buys

Steeve - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/11

rob.s22 - Lead O/S - May/11 with S.B

stevebarratt - Solo - 28/Apr/11 with Rob Sandercock

petegunn - Lead - 20/Jan/11 with Davina

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Jan/11

Great climbing on good finger locks, sustained and pumpy, but good.
Dan Lane - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/10 with Dan Money

dpmUK - 2nd dog - 08/Sep/10 with Little Dan

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 19/Aug/10

gingerwolf - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/10

Good lead by Andy, looked pretty pumped and knackered towards the top. Packs a fair bit in, albeit on good locks.
Dave Foster - 2nd O/S - 09/Jul/10 with Andy and Si

ojp - 2nd - 09/Jul/10 with Dave, Andy

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Jun/10

Swotson - 2nd O/S - Jun/10 with Rachel Barton, Nic Basnett

ian caton - 2nd - 22/May/10 with steve w

PeteH - Lead O/S - 16/May/10 with Naomi Hart

NaomiHart - 2nd O/S - 16/May/10 with Peter Hart

Ran out quite far above a single small cam for the sake of success. It was a good cam though. The holds kept coming, hands and feet. Bit green and mucky at top.
Cragrat Rich - Lead O/S - 04/May/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/May/10

Hidden - Lead rpt - 24/Apr/10

MarkCoupe - 2010

Mikey_94 - TR dnf - 2010 with mark coupe

craig h - 2nd rpt - 26/Sep/09 with Tim

Michael Ryan - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Matt Nuttall

ste_d - TR rpt - 10/Sep/09 with shunt

Hidden - TR - 06/Sep/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Aug/09

ste_d - TR rpt - 04/Jul/09 with shunt

craig h - TR rpt - 26/Jun/09 with Shunted

ste_d - TR rpt - 13/Jun/09 with shunt

seemed very low in the grade if E1 at all
headius - TR O/S - 04/Jun/09 with jay

Having failed to lead it.
Stig - 2nd - 09/May/09 with Greg

Boy - May/09 with Nige Kershaw

Hidden - TR O/S - May/09

sadams - Lead - 19/Apr/09 with Eric Hildrew

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - 2nd - 19/Apr/09 with Steve and Eric

Took one rest when I ran out of beans.
Mr Tea - Lead dog - 20/Sep/08 with Sam Cookson

Couple of falls taken, work on them finger locks... :-(
Alex Thompson - Lead dnf - 19/Sep/08 with Haydn Martin

Too sustained for weak me...
Hardonicus - Lead dnf - 19/Sep/08

Hidden - Lead dog - 24/Jun/08

ste_d - TR rpt - 11/May/08 with shunt

ste_d - TR rpt - 03/May/08 with shunt

riklegge - Lead RP - 2008 with Mike Pickwell

psychicbread - 2nd O/S - 01/Sep/07 with Max

plastichead - 2nd dog - 31/Aug/07 with Max

Ben1983 - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/07

ArnaudG - Lead O/S - Jul/06 with Dunc

nige - Lead - 28/Jun/05 with adam ellwood

John Marsland - 2nd - 02/Jun/04 with Duncan Irving

Carl Smethurst - Lead β - 09/May/04 with Ian Pickles

Carl Smethurst - 2nd - 24/Aug/03 with Ian Pickles

Daniel Armitage - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/03

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/02

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Jun/00

goi.ashmore - Lead β - 01/Jun/97 with Rich France

craig h - Lead rpt - 08/Feb/97 with Steve M

craig h - Solo rpt - 04/Jun/96

ste_d - Lead O/S - 04/May/94 with mik

ste_d - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/93 with mik

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Aug/93

Dan led
Chris Ellis - 2nd - 07/Sep/91 with Mike Wardle, Dan Morgan

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/91

craig h - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/91

charlesmfrench - Lead - 04/Aug/90

Rich Kirby - 2nd - Aug/90 with Will (S. Williamson)

Hidden - Lead - 20/Jul/89

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Jul/89

phardman - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/89

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, MatthewH, Ropeboy, Garson

Voting
Total votes cast 65
hard E20 of 22
E20 of 22
easy E20 of 22
hard E11 of 22
E117 of 22
easy E13 of 22
hard HVS1 of 22
HVS0 of 22
easy HVS0 of 22
hard 5c0 of 22
5c0 of 22
easy 5c1 of 22
hard 5b2 of 22
5b17 of 22
easy 5b2 of 22
hard 5a0 of 22
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easy 5a0 of 22
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Style of ascent

Soloed2 of 100 (2.0%)
Lead50 of 100 (50.0%)
Followed31 of 100 (31.0%)
Toproped12 of 100 (12.0%)
Unknown5 of 100 (5.0%)

'Climbed'33 of 100 (33.0%)
clean O/S43 of 100 (43.0%)
clean β4 of 100 (4.0%)
clean rpt10 of 100 (10.0%)
clean RP1 of 100 (1.0%)
dogged6 of 100 (6.0%)
dnf3 of 100 (3.0%)