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Vetta** E1 5a

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[Vetta, Pot Hole Quarry, 2 kb]11m. A good route with a committing middle section. Climb easily to a ledge in a square niche, then move up to good holds before making a bold move left to reach the base of a crack-line and a welcome wire. Finish up the crack. © ROCKFAX
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Photo: Vetta, Pot Hole Quarry © caradoc
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 110 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Tomt1er - TR O/S - 20/Jul/13

Hidden - Lead - 26/Jun/13

Bold in the middle with a pumpy finish
Steve Perry - Lead - 31/May/13 with Trevor, Declan

deklan - 2nd - 30/May/13 with steve, trev

peter mellor - TR O/S - 03/Oct/12

Marti999 - 2nd O/S - 14/Sep/12 with Debbie, Mark Glaister

debbie roberts - Lead - 14/Sep/12 with Marti999

Rampikino - Lead - 15/Jul/12 with Cat

5a warns it's a little bold but not that it's actually quite hard in places too
jkarran - Lead - 01/Jul/12 with Team

Hidden - TR dnf - 27/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 01/Jun/12

Second E1
Pinky - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/12 with alec thomas

First lead in the dark with head torch. Silly slip after the crux. Def clean lead with work
The Dangler - Lead dog - 09/May/12

Hidden - TR - 05/Apr/12

rob 528 - 2012

Scramblemad - TR dog - 2012

Clean on sight. Easy start to a cool mantel move. Then very thin moves to gain the base of the polished crack, lay off to gain top.
Landy_Dom - TR O/S - 13/Nov/11 with Mike Bailey

nacmacfeeglexx08 - TR O/S - 13/Nov/11 with Dominic Gallagher

nacmacfeeglexx08 - Lead β - 13/Nov/11 with Dominic Gallagher

Roger Cruse - TR rpt - 06/Nov/11 with Kris & Jill

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/11

williap - 2nd - 27/Sep/11 with josh robinson

gunbo - 2nd - 20/Aug/11

Klingon - TR O/S - 20/Aug/11 with Stuart

spooksthehorse - TR - 20/Jul/11 with Luke, Matt

Darron - 06/Jul/11

stevemcg - 2nd dog - 25/May/11 with Ray

spacey - Lead O/S - 21/May/11 with paul evans

michael burrows - TR rpt - 30/Oct/10

Lenny - TR rpt - 29/Jul/10 with John

The Bad Cough - 2nd rpt - 28/Jul/10 with John Sealey

jon22 - Lead - 28/Jul/10 with The Bad Cough

Roger Cruse - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/10 with Kris

Great climb. Nice middle move
mzchambers - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd - 25/May/10

themax16 - TR O/S - 15/May/10 with Tom Makin

A Crook - Lead O/S - 11/May/10 with Duncan Hassell, Dom Stockton

woodland living - May/10

mike_clayton - Lead dnf - May/10 with paul cubbins

The Bad Cough - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/10 with Tom's mate Tom

michael burrows - TR - 07/Mar/10

The Green Giant - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/10 with Heather

hetaher - 2nd - 20/Feb/10 with Alex

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Feb/10

phil stubbs - 2010 with Nick Sharpe

Hidden - Lead - 2010

Lenny - TR O/S - 27/Nov/09

Neil D - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/09 with Boriz Korzh

BorisVBlade - 2nd O/S - 06/Sep/09 with Neil Dowse

grady - 2nd - Aug/09

Tomprusk - TR rpt - 10/Jul/09 with Heather and Matt

Ally Smith - Lead - 08/Jul/09

Rampikino - TR - 18/Jun/09 with Cat

caradoc - Lead O/S - 29/May/09 with nick yapp

hetaher - Lead - 07/Apr/09 with My mum

Hidden - TR O/S - Apr/09

Hidden - TR O/S - 29/Mar/09

samsimpson - TR O/S - 2009

jepotherepo - Lead - Oct/08

dicky79 - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/08 with Nicola

Hidden - 2nd dog - 05/Jun/08

Hidden - 2nd dog - Jun/08

metal arms - Lead O/S - 21/May/08

hetaher - TR O/S - 12/Jan/08 with my shunt-bloody climbing partners!

Julian Wedd - Lead - 2008 with Dave Evans

jonny357 - Lead O/S - 2008 with Matt Willess

leaf1741 - 2008

Spillers - Lead - Aug/07

sweet as
Tom Eagle - Lead O/S - Jun/07 with Nick Owen

Adam Booth - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/07 with Roel

ritchierich - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/07 with Bob Dickson

little trev - 2007

fran04 - 2nd - 2007

jepotherepo - Lead - 2007

Hidden - Lead dog - 09/Aug/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/06

Hidden - TR dog - Jun/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/06

Mark A Humphries - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/06 with gary wood

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Feb/06

Dom Whillans - 2006 with a.crook

Jakey4060 - 2nd β - 2006 with Tom Silsbury

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Apr/05

Mark Riley - Lead rpt - 2005

daveayton - Lead O/S - 2005 with C Harney

The Oracle - 2nd O/S - 26/May/04 with Sam Gerrard

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2004

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/02

John Marsland - 2nd - 20/Aug/00 with Allen Newby

Hidden - Lead - 2000

Le Chevalier Mal Fet - Lead - 23/May/99 with Richard Bower

unfit - TR - 29/Mar/99 with John and Nick

Roget - Lead O/S - 20/Feb/99 with jon

NeilGriffiths - 20/Jun/98 with paula

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/97

jcw - May/97 with Dave Hayward

Andy Say - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/97

smudge - Lead O/S - 21/May/96 with Rob

Hidden - Lead rpt - 1996

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/95

John Southworth - Lead - Feb/95

ColinD - 2nd - 1995

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 28/Jun/94

whispering nic - Lead - Jul/93 with torquil

Hidden - 1993

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1992

Big Rik - 1990

sdpwilliams - Lead O/S - 1989

michael burrows - Lead rpt - 20/Apr/88 with pete roberts

Nigel Bond - Lead - 29/Sep/85 with Bryn Roberts

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
gary.barr, Landy_Dom, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 53
hard E20 of 18
E20 of 18
easy E20 of 18
hard E11 of 18
E113 of 18
easy E14 of 18
hard HVS0 of 18
HVS0 of 18
easy HVS0 of 18
hard 5b0 of 19
5b0 of 19
easy 5b5 of 19
hard 5a8 of 19
5a4 of 19
easy 5a2 of 19
hard 4c0 of 19
4c0 of 19
easy 4c0 of 19
3 Stars4 of 16
2 Stars11 of 16
1 Star1 of 16
0 Stars0 of 16
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 110 (0.9%)
Lead55 of 110 (50.0%)
Followed20 of 110 (18.2%)
Toproped23 of 110 (20.9%)
Unknown11 of 110 (10.0%)

'Climbed'46 of 110 (41.8%)
clean O/S44 of 110 (40.0%)
clean β2 of 110 (1.8%)
clean rpt9 of 110 (8.2%)
dogged7 of 110 (6.4%)
dnf2 of 110 (1.8%)