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Ivory Tower** E3 5c

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[Ivory Tower - Bosherston Head, 3 kb]39m. Another route which is well established on the Pembroke hit list. Perhaps it has been slightly over sold, but it does give good climbing with some tricky moves. The dark left-hand side of the arete is often very greasy. From the high ledges, climb up and leftwards to the arete. Step around onto the dark wall and follow cracks up this until you are level with a small roof on the arete. Pull up and around onto the front face with difficulty. Swarm easily up the wall above on cheeze-grater rock. © ROCKFAX
P Littlejohn 10/May/1980

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 26 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

valecoastclimber - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/13

jcw - 2013

EagerAndy - Lead O/S - 2012

Shauna - 2nd - 10/Aug/11 with Jules

feilx - 2nd O/S - 02/Jul/11 with Andy L

soph - Lead O/S - Aug/10 with Dan McManus

Si Clapham - Lead - 1998 with Moggs

Hidden - Lead - 1997

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/94

craig h - Lead O/S - Aug/92 with Chris c

Roget - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/91 with jon

Hidden - Lead - 21/Jul/91

Superb pitch. Not sure it felt 6a though?
Dave Musgrove - Lead O/S - 28/Mar/91 with Pete Finklaire, David

Dave Musgrove Jnr - 2nd - 28/Mar/91 with Pete Finklaire, Dad

ChrisJD - Lead dog - 27/May/90

Hidden - 2nd - May/90

Hidden - Lead dog - 1990

PaulTanton - Lead O/S - Apr/88 with Mark Hounslea

andy gittins - 1988

Hidden - 06/Jul/87

neilh - 2nd - 24/Aug/86 with mark griffiths

shark - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/86 with Neil McAddy (Captain)

Mike Owen - 22/Apr/84 with Elaine Owen

Mark Kemball - 23/Jul/83 with Dave Abbey

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1983

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
The_Boy_ODwyer, Dr Caterpillar, Hidden, Hidden

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Style of ascent

Lead15 of 26 (57.7%)
Followed6 of 26 (23.1%)
Unknown5 of 26 (19.2%)

'Climbed'12 of 26 (46.2%)
clean O/S12 of 26 (46.2%)
dogged2 of 26 (7.7%)