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Face Value** E2 5c

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This is probably the most popular route at this end of St. Govan's. The 1st pitch is superb and the 2nd pitch is well positioned. The only drawback is the dodgy finish on worrying holds. 1) 25m. Climb into the cave then traverse right for 5m to a ledge beneath a groove. Climb this and continue to a small overhang. Move right to a crack and climb it until another crack on the right can be reached. This leads to the main break where a step right gains a good belay ledge. 2) 20m. Climb the right-hand groove above the stance to where it ends. Make a tricky step up and left onto the face and continue taking care with every hold. Belay on the stake. © ROCKFAX
Kept here for posterity. This route has been lost under the huge rockfall.
FA. P.Littlejohn 11.5.78 11/May/1978
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 22 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

jcw - 2013

Hidden - Jul/06

ian caton - Lead O/S - 2006 with Abi

Hidden - AltLd - 31/Aug/03

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Aug/00

Hidden - Lead rpt - 20/Apr/00

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 18/Apr/00

Hidden - AltLd - 09/Sep/99

Gone
PaulTanton - AltLd O/S - Jun/99

Approx date
Nigel Coe - 1995 with Gordon Jenkin

Hidden - AltLd - Aug/94

Hidden - Lead - 1993

ChrisJD - Lead dog - 26/May/90

Hidden - AltLd - 19/Jul/87

shark - AltLd - 26/May/87 with Tim?

andy gittins - 1987

William Robertson - Lead O/S - 1985 with Shaun Derry

steve L - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/84 with Clive Curle

Hidden - 03/Apr/83

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 13/Apr/82 with Andy Wild

Hidden - AltLd - 1982

Hidden - 1982

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hard E30 of 2
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Style of ascent

Lead7 of 22 (31.8%)
Alt Leads9 of 22 (40.9%)
Unknown6 of 22 (27.3%)

'Climbed'14 of 22 (63.6%)
clean O/S6 of 22 (27.3%)
clean rpt1 of 22 (4.5%)
dogged1 of 22 (4.5%)