20m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
1) 5a, 10m. Excellent. Climb the steep, green and awkward groove in the left wall of Fat Man's Chimney to a good stance.
2) 5a, 10m. The steep cracks above lead to a ledge on the left and a technical finish back right. Full value for the grade with both pitches being upgraded from 4c by popular demand. © Rockfax

FA. Alf Bridge, I M Waller, J L Longland 1930. Left unrecorded for 15 years due to its difficulty!

Ticklists: 100 More Classic British VS Climbs, Froggatt to Black Rocks (BMC) - The Grade List, Eastern Peak Grit 100 VD- VS, Peak Gritstone S-HVS **+, Peak Rock/1/ The 1st Peak District Tigers., Peak Rock/3/ A Decade of Expansion, The Black Rocks 1949 Guide VS Challenge, Stonnis Allstars.

Oliver Houston 27/Jun/15 Lead O/S

Lead in one pitch. 1st bit felt like awkward vs 4c. Crux felt much harder.

with john hayes
hipyhop 20/Jun/15 Lead rpt
with Jo, Cherelle
amccann 27/Mar/15 AltLd O/S
with Nick
Nick1812P 27/Mar/15 AltLd O/S
with speedy
hipyhop 11/Aug/14 Lead O/S

Ughhhhh I can't jam

with cheque
Hidden 11/Aug/14 2nd O/S
Stroppy 13/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Led P2 as Bush wanted to pitch it (obvs), upper crux looked like it was going to be hard, but with the help of two delightful hand jams it was a doddle! Really great moves up the last section just wished it could have carried on.

tombushell 13/Jul/14 AltLd
with Ed
OliverRoss 02/Jun/14 Lead β
with Craig Osborne
Hidden ?/Apr/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Aug/13 AltLd
ERH ?/Aug/13 Lead O/S
Emma-Louise Anderson 05/Jul/10 2nd dog

I am glad I didnt get to lead this. An awkward start and a steep top with hand-jamming action and nothing for your feet. Felt harder than the sloth!

with Dave, Paul Tattersall
tatz45 05/Jul/10 Lead O/S
with Emma Anderson, Dave Grant
Graeme Hammond 31/May/10 Lead O/S

GREAT ROUTE, led as one long pitch which was ace! Nice lay backing on the first pitch and perfect jams in a steep situation on the 2nd :D Thought 5a was fair, but the name is a bit miss leading as it is a completely independent line to the excellent Lean Man's Climb.

with Pete aka Dad
dan gibson 16/Jun/09 Solo O/S
Budge 25/Sep/08 Lead rpt
tempeh 25/Sep/08 2nd dog

grunting gibbed and frigged my way up in the failing twilight.

with budge
Hidden 02/Mar/08 AltLd O/S
thrutch ??/2008 -
AntiGrav ??/2008 -
nige pacer 26/Sep/04 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Mar/04 Lead O/S
Dave Bond ??/2004 Lead O/S
with charles
samwelli 04/Sep/02 2nd dog
with Reuben Brown
Budge 29/Aug/02 2nd rpt
with Carl Tiivas, Mike Oates
Budge 17/Aug/00 Lead O/S
with Mike Oates
alan moore ??/2000 -
WuDavid ??/2000 -
Martin Bennett 05/Jul/98 -
with MT
Roget 08/May/98 Lead rpt
with jon
CrashMat Rob 10/Jul/97 Lead O/S
with Bruce
Gordon Stainforth 16/Jul/96 Lead O/S
with John Stainforth
babymoac 19/Jul/92 Lead

Tricky finish

with Manda, James Crampton
tlr 07/May/92 Lead
with Cal
steve prior ?/Sep/90 Lead
with Chris S
Hidden ??/1989 -
Roget ??/1988 2nd O/S
with jim
charlesmfrench 02/Mar/86 AltLd O/S


Nigel Bond 08/Apr/84 Lead
with Charlie Leverton
Mark Kemball 16/Apr/83 Solo
Nigel Bond 19/Jun/79 Lead
with Martin Crosby
rogerskews ??/1976 -
with CMC Members
mikej 08/Jun/69 Lead
with Alan Booth, Mike Browne, E
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