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Beachcomber* HVS 5a

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[resting after the crux, 2 kb]20m. Climb the face of the tower and the short crack to the overhang. Step left to pass this then move back right to finish up the well-positioned face above. © ROCKFAX
FA. Chris Jackson, Rod Haslam 1978

Photo: resting after the crux © Tony H
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This climb is in 57 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

rich_hw - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/14 with Matt

max_chan - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/14 with Richard Williams

Robin Nichols - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/13

Roget - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/13 with robin, jim

sting - TR - 24/Jul/13 with Mike Traxion

pete1993 - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/13 with Nigel Briggs

Martin Haworth - Lead β - 02/Jun/13 with Andy

Nicely sustained.
Andrew Sloan - 2nd - 02/Jun/13 with Martin Haworth

Jim Slater - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/12 with Graeme, Trevor

Graeme Hammond - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/12 with Trevor Wilson, Jim

shouter - AltLd - 21/Aug/11

Feels steeper and more committing than it really is.
victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/11 with J-Ro

ivy encroaching from the left maybe better to stay right, too much veg.
caradoc - 2nd - 03/Jul/11 with john b

IAmAStone - 2nd - 10/Apr/11 with Charlie Jefferson

Enjoyable.
ColinD - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11

Good swing round onto the face near the top.
mark20 - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/11

bigdrew - 2nd O/S - 19/Mar/11 with Mark R

Ann S - 2nd - 17/Sep/10 with Chris Tan

bobbarnes00 - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/10 with James Budzynski

nickcanute - 2010

Martin Haworth - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/09 with scott

Katie Marshall - 2nd - 20/Sep/09 with Pete Mac

Hidden - Lead - 20/Sep/09

Hidden - Lead - 21/Jun/09

and Nick
Tony Holdsworth - 2nd O/S - 12/Apr/09 with Mick Radford

Mick r - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/09 with Tony and Nick

bjlsmith - 2nd - 12/Apr/09 with Rob, James and SMC

Sankey - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/08 with Luke

thebigfriendlymoose - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/08 with Stephen

danoflynn - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/08 with Tom Ramsden

dpmUK - 2nd O/S - 13/May/08 with Cider Nut

Hidden - Lead rpt - 03/May/08

Alfredo - Lead - May/08 with Ben H

b.hayley - 2nd - May/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

spacey - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/07 with paul evans

Hidden - 2nd - 17/May/07

colin milton - Lead - 07/Jul/06 with pep & graham

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/05

Sam and will - Lead O/S - 15/May/04 with Anthony Bennett

Le Chevalier Mal Fet - Lead - 07/Jun/01 with Richard Bower

EagerAndy - 2000

Repeated once or twice since
cem - Lead O/S - 23/May/99 with John Smith

Chris the Tall - Lead O/S - May/97 with Bill G

Ian Archer - Lead - 12/Jun/96

colin milton - Lead - 19/Jul/95 with eric milton

Rog Wilko - Lead - Jun/93 with Debbie Wilkinson

Nick Rundall - Lead O/S - 1990

charlesmfrench - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/86

Andy Say - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/85

Simon2005 - TR - Aug/85 with KevinL

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Jul/85

andy gittins - 1985

Ian Clare - 1984

Hidden - Lead - 29/Oct/83

Ian Jones - Lead O/S - 1982 with Rich Lewis

Mark Kemball - Lead - 02/Nov/80 with Bill McKee

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Voting
Total votes cast 30
hard E10 of 9
E10 of 9
easy E10 of 9
hard HVS1 of 9
HVS4 of 9
easy HVS4 of 9
hard VS0 of 9
VS0 of 9
easy VS0 of 9
hard 5b0 of 11
5b0 of 11
easy 5b0 of 11
hard 5a1 of 11
5a7 of 11
easy 5a3 of 11
hard 4c0 of 11
4c0 of 11
easy 4c0 of 11
3 Stars0 of 10
2 Stars2 of 10
1 Star8 of 10
0 Stars0 of 10
Bag of .....0 of 10
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Style of ascent

Lead32 of 57 (56.1%)
Followed18 of 57 (31.6%)
Toproped2 of 57 (3.5%)
Alt Leads1 of 57 (1.8%)
Unknown4 of 57 (7.0%)

'Climbed'27 of 57 (47.4%)
clean O/S28 of 57 (49.1%)
clean β1 of 57 (1.8%)
clean rpt1 of 57 (1.8%)