Hourglass Chimney* VS 5a
[Hourglass Chimney, VS 5a, Allan's Crack area, Brimham Rocks, 2 kb]11m.

Rockfax Description
10m. The awkward rift is obvious from the name. © ROCKFAX

UKC Logbook Description
Around the corner to the left of Allan's Crack is a hanging rib, the climb follows the chimney to the left.

B.Evans, A. Austin, B. Fuller, D. Verity. 1956

Photo: Hourglass Chimney, VS 5a, Allan's Crack area, Brimham Rocks © Crofty
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This climb is in 11 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/10

petebale2000 - Lead rpt - 13/Sep/10 with Daniel Virgin

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/10

onsight as began once before but downclimbed (without even placing first gear) due to gathering darkness. A better and more interesting route than it looks from below!
pebbles - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/10 with mark, crofty

Couldn't manage to pull myself over the crux. I'm a tubby weakling.
another_mark - 2nd dnf - 03/Sep/10 with Crofty, Peri

abandoned for the evening due to onset of darkness and buddies questioning my sanity. Will return to finish the job!
pebbles - Lead dnf - 12/May/09 with clare

padski - 2009

RichardMc - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/78 with Keith Peel

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 10/Jun/73 with Bob Knapton

mikej - Lead - 07/Jun/73 with Stewart Grant

Hidden - Solo - 1971

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