War Wound* E1 6a
[Sammy Oakes getting to grips with the crux move on War Wound, 2 kb]12m.

Rockfax Description
12m. Climb the tough wall (especially hard to start) to a ledge and gear then finish up the rounded arete on the left. © ROCKFAX

FA. Gary Gibson 1978

Photo: Sammy Oakes getting to grips with the crux move on War Wound © deejmonkey
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This climb is in 58 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Robnort - TR RP - 29/Jun/14 with Dave Allen, paul clauston

StretchyDave - TR O/S - 28/Jun/14

Andrew Abraham - Lead rpt - 17/Jun/14 with Ky

Hidden - Lead G/U - 08/Jun/14

chris687 - Lead - 30/May/14 with james matthews

jimmatthews - Lead RP - 30/May/14 with Chris Andrews

deejmonkey - TR - 08/Mar/14 with Sammy, Tom

tomparrott - TR - 08/Mar/14

Accidentally did the top of this climbing thinking it was hs4b
jwhereat - 23/Feb/14

Ross.Cooper - 2nd O/S - 16/Nov/13 with Patrick Hill

Patrick Hill - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/13 with Ross Cooper

davebrox - TR - 11/Aug/13 with Fiona

Hidden - Lead β - 04/May/13

grakgrak - Lead - 12/Oct/12 with duncan

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

Robnort - TR O/S - 25/Aug/12 with paul clauston

Hidden - Lead β - 15/Jul/12

Very hight dependent, 1st move was easish if your short but move to the flat hold by the brake i had to pop for. Did it on my 3rd lead attempt. Not sure the last time I fell off an E1
Chi Cheng - Lead RP - 15/Jul/12 with Bart Harris

Goose4 - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/12 with Alex Haslehurst

Almost pumped out placing the second piece of gear. Great move after up to the break.
David Kay - Lead O/S - 02/May/12 with Ric Elliott

A little jump was needed for the first move. Top felt scary on lead, but really I was just being a wimp.
Daniel Heath - Lead β - 10/Mar/12 with Alun

Hidden - 2nd dog - 10/Mar/12

ash longreach - Lead - Feb/12 with jim

Max Lowry - Lead O/S - 2012

andrusht84 - 2nd - 18/Sep/11 with ade pickstock

Hidden - 27/Jul/11

may have gone offroute by a couple of feet :-)and easier if your tall.
Ali.B - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/11

What a way to finish the day, enjoyed this thoroughly on lead and was quite confident making the moves, one of which was quite comitting - getting to the second break, well worth doing this one!
Andrew Abraham - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/11 with Nick Whimster

nickwhimster - 2nd dog - 31/Mar/11 with Andrew Abraham

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Mar/11

Lovely climb a little bit bold at the end
Mitch1990 - Lead O/S - 26/Nov/10

Got the moves clean second go.
Ky - TR RP - 24/Oct/10 with Tim

ChrisBrooke - TR - 10/Oct/10 with John Inkpen

What a superb route, a must do for all.
riddle - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10 with Yasmina

Hidden - 2nd dog - 12/Sep/10

Very contrived, but with some great moves. Much easier if you're tall.
Alex Winter - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/10 with T. Selvage

tigertim - 2nd - 08/Sep/10 with Alex Winter

drewish - Solo O/S - 07/Sep/10

gingerwolf - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd - Mar/10

Mike W - Solo - 22/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead - 05/Jun/09

did start both dyno and static
Stoff - TR - Jun/09

Jon Dittman - Solo - 29/Apr/09

garburn - Solo O/S - 25/Apr/09

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/09 with Andy Webster

Hidden - Sent O/S - 11/Oct/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/07

prawn - 2nd - Jul/07 with Graham

donkster - Lead rpt - 14/Apr/07 with mark

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 21/Dec/06 with Arnaud Garcon

Hidden - Lead dog - 01/Nov/03

Hidden - Solo - 2003

Hidden - Lead - 19/Aug/92

Roget - Solo O/S - 30/Jun/92

Hidden - Solo - 10/Oct/82

nbotting - Lead O/S - 1981

Total votes cast 35
hard E20 of 13
E20 of 13
easy E20 of 13
hard E14 of 13
E16 of 13
easy E11 of 13
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HVS0 of 13
easy HVS0 of 13
hard 6b0 of 13
6b0 of 13
easy 6b2 of 13
hard 6a1 of 13
6a5 of 13
easy 6a2 of 13
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easy 5c0 of 13
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