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The Rosetta Stone** VS 5a

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[Sveinung Råheim on the Rosetta Stone (5a) at the top of Cir Mhor, Arran., 1 kb]15m. The huge block leaning on the west side of the summit of the Rosa Pinnacle. Climbable on its west side- an exercise in pure friction. Descent is by the same route on all fives.
R. Smith May/1955

Ticklists: Robin Smith Legacy.

Photo: Sveinung Råheim on the Rosetta Stone (5a) at the top of Cir Mhor, Arran. © Hanne Bertnes Eriksen
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 17 logbooks, and on 17 wishlists.

Descent is the hardest bit!
Craig Holden - Solo O/S - 24/May/14

Hidden - Solo - 05/Oct/13

First E1. Great climb after gaining the summit. Awesome day out. Went home over goat fell to camp at the mushroom boulder.
ieuanr - Solo O/S - 27/Jul/13 with Maio, Christine, Seamus

wow. wow. Just do it.
Shea - Solo O/S - 27/Jul/13 with Maio Nishkian, Christine, Ieuan

ChristineR - Solo O/S - 27/Jul/13 with Maio, ieuan, seamus

VS or E1, either way my heart was going a mile a minute. Do it first, and then tell me it's not steep!
planetmarshall - Solo - 06/Jul/13

Mega classic. Amazing climb, rock and location. Gets E1 5a in Scottish Rock.
Callum_Johnson - Solo O/S - 25/May/13 with Dayni_

Captain Solo - Solo - 12/Jul/12

shugsan - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/11 with John Nelson, Jason King

JasonK - Solo - 04/Jun/11

Surface a bit crumbly, though getting better the higher you get.
johannes - Solo β - 09/Apr/11

henning82 - Solo O/S - 09/Apr/11

Nibs - Sent O/S - 07/Jun/08 with Kevin

Old Tyke - 1993

BigHairyIan - Solo O/S - 24/Jul/85 with Steve Rigby, Guy Summers

GuySummers - Solo - 24/Jul/85 with bighairyian

Hidden - Solo - 31/May/85

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
andyfallsoff, dsgarner, michael83, Hidden, sleeplessjb, Hidden, Hidden, theomoore, aldo56, arose, jfmchivall, Dan_Carroll, Ropeboy, Hidden, Brendan, Hidden, cogg13

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