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Scimitar* HVS 5b

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20m. Cut up to the obviously-named thin curving crack and follow it into and up the groove at its end. © ROCKFAX
FA. Mike Simpkins 1962

Ticklists: Moorland Grit - The Essential Selection (Over The Moors).

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 23 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Seymore Butt - May/14

Hidden - Lead - 13/Apr/14

John Roberts (JR) - 2nd - 29/Sep/13 with Rob Adie

Brown - 2nd - 02/Jun/13 with John

Frank the Husky - 2013

adie84 - 2013

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/12

Jonathan Hall - Lead - 26/Aug/12 with Rob Middleton

Hidden - 2nd β - 11/Aug/12

Not as hard as it looks, and most difficult at bottom, good gear for leading across the crack. Shame I'd hurt my fingers.
slacky - TR - 27/May/12 with Ben

PAJames - 2012

bwestwood - Lead - 02/May/11

davewsargent - 2nd - 02/May/11 with peter sargent

pie_eater_pete - Lead O/S - 02/May/11 with Dave Sargent

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/11

pbphil169 - Lead O/S - 2011

Dave Rumney - 2nd - 04/Jul/09 with Tanya Milner

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Stig - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/07 with Charlie Reade-Jahn

cem - 2nd - 17/Aug/03 with Liam Mark, Graham Dolman

Roget - 2nd O/S - 25/Sep/93 with jon

charlesmfrench - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/81

Al Evans - Lead - May/76

Voting
Total votes cast 17
hard E10 of 6
E10 of 6
easy E10 of 6
hard HVS1 of 6
HVS5 of 6
easy HVS0 of 6
hard VS0 of 6
VS0 of 6
easy VS0 of 6
hard 5c0 of 6
5c0 of 6
easy 5c0 of 6
hard 5b1 of 6
5b4 of 6
easy 5b0 of 6
hard 5a1 of 6
5a0 of 6
easy 5a0 of 6
3 Stars1 of 5
2 Stars4 of 5
1 Star0 of 5
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Style of ascent

Lead10 of 23 (43.5%)
Followed8 of 23 (34.8%)
Toproped1 of 23 (4.3%)
Unknown4 of 23 (17.4%)

'Climbed'15 of 23 (65.2%)
clean O/S7 of 23 (30.4%)
clean β1 of 23 (4.3%)