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Coronary Country (original start)*** E7 6b

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[Dave onsighting Coronary County, 2 kb]35m. A high grade testpiece of the Culm Coast that combines some technical and fingery climbing in its mid-section, with a tiring and not overly-geared upper wall. Start at a left-trending crack which leads to the good spike runner low on Fay. 32m. Gain the spike on Fay and follow the wall on the right to another diagonal break. Move left along the break for 3m to below a blank wall with pegs in it. Hard climbing to and past the pegs gains a quartz break. Move up to another break and follow this left a little way before heading up the final wall to the top. © ROCKFAX
Another fine wall climb with great climbing and a sequency crux by the pegs. The fixed gear can be backed up with wires but the route is still a bold undertaking. High in the grade. Incorrectly described in West Country Climbs! The original line climbs up at the first spike NOT the second (Fay)spike.
FA. Steve Monks 17.5.87 17/May/1987

Ticklists: Great Wall Climbs of the UK, Very good routes in the UK, West Country Climbs.

Photo: Dave onsighting Coronary County © Viv Durrant
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This climb is in 11 logbooks, and on 7 wishlists.

Hidden - 2012

mwatson - Lead dnf - 2011

Onsight Aug 2010, amazing route and worth the wait
Dave-Westlake - Lead O/S - Aug/10

Hidden - 2nd dog - 15/Jul/09

Attempted - three long falls onto top peg. High point reaching better holds and a nut slot after hard thin sequqnce on side pulls. Too hot!
Toby Dunn - 29/May/09 with Simon Lee

Dave Musgrove Jnr - Lead O/S - Aug/03 with Viv

Hidden - Lead dnf - 13/Jun/99

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/91

keefe - Lead O/S - 27/May/91 with Glenn Sutcliffe

Glenn Sutcliffe - 27/May/91 with keefe

Mike Owen - 08/Aug/89 with Elaine Owen

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