Bosun's Nose S 4c
Up the left side of the wall and over a jutting nose. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 127 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

loco wilko - Solo - Oct/14

johngriffin - 2nd - 28/Sep/14

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 24/Sep/14

Charli Wisbey - TR - 21/Sep/14 with Elwyn

summerse - TR dnf - 21/Sep/14 with Charli Wisbey

Not quite sure how direct on the nose you should finish.
TobyA - Solo O/S - 04/Sep/14

A little bit of a reach over the top
Mr Christian - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/14

freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Solo - 30/May/14

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 14/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14

Marzy95 - Lead O/S - Mar/14

AliceGB - TR - 2014 with Andy Marshall

thedreadedchris - 2014

matbrown333 - Solo - Sep/13

Hidden - Solo - 04/Jun/13

Hidden - Solo - 02/Jun/13

Wayne S - Solo - 28/Apr/13

Tamati - Solo O/S - 05/Mar/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Feb/13

Above a pad.
D Berry - Solo O/S - 23/Dec/12

Hidden - Solo - 27/Jul/12

nige pacer - Solo - 01/Jul/12

deacondeacon - Solo - 12/Jun/12

Derek Furze - Solo - 01/Apr/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Mar/12

Andy Moles - Solo O/S - 12/Mar/12 with -

migs493 - Solo O/S - 03/Mar/12 with RS

paul__in_sheffield - Sent O/S - 25/Feb/12 with Noodle

PAJames - 2012

not S 4c. easy(er) VS 5a perhaps
gb83 - 2nd RP - 02/Nov/11 with Steve Palmer

Steve Palmer - Lead RP - 02/Nov/11 with Nathan, Graeme Baxter

all 3 of these Bosun routes are nice little low grade boulder problems
adam carless - Solo rpt - 22/Oct/11

Gazleah - Solo O/S - 17/Sep/11 with serge

Bloke on a Rope - Solo O/S - 05/Sep/11 with Matt

Chris Harding - Solo O/S - 30/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead β - 02/Jul/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Jun/11

ianjfsutcliffe - Solo O/S - 15/May/11

tommo1664 - Solo - 23/Apr/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Apr/11

Placed gear first then climbed clean on top rope.
Richard Hill - TR RP - 17/Apr/11 with Jon Mitchell

papalazarou - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/11

Hidden - Solo β - 19/Mar/11

Fun problem, top out is fine despite what guidebook suggests!
pebblespanker - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/11 with Rich Williams

Nice solo and hard move is unprotected anyway!!
pebblespanker - Solo β - 19/Mar/11 with Rich Williams

Steve Palmer - Lead dnf - 16/Mar/11 with Graeme Baxter

will get it in the dry. hard move for 4c
gb83 - Lead dnf - 16/Mar/11 with Steve Palmer

Steve led, have led in past
Nath - 2nd O/S - 2011 with Steve Palmer

Hidden - Solo - 25/Sep/10

Hidden - Solo - 25/Sep/10

robblowen - Solo O/S - 24/Sep/10

tomthecoolperson - Sent O/S - 13/Sep/10 with Andrew

charley - Solo O/S - 11/Sep/10

edd rab - Solo rpt - 19/Aug/10

jaxxman - Solo O/S - 29/Jul/10

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

paul__in_sheffield - Solo O/S - 17/Apr/10 with Noodle

Climbingdrummer - Lead - 09/Apr/10 with Jonny

J25 - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/10 with Tim Harper

Rampikino - Lead - 04/Apr/10 with Cat

seth1512 - Lead dog - 22/Oct/09

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 04/Oct/09

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 04/Oct/09

Scott McRae - Solo O/S - 20/Aug/09

Benrj - Solo - 25/May/09

frume - TR - 20/Apr/09 with Cookie

DanT - Solo O/S - 04/Apr/09 with Flick Towns

chadrads - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/09 with sean veal

sean72 - 2nd dnf - 21/Mar/09 with Chadrads

mike278 - Solo O/S - 04/Jan/09

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - Solo - 29/Oct/08

Pilch - Solo O/S - 06/Aug/08 with Ed

EdShep - Solo O/S - 06/Aug/08 with Pilch

James Moyle - Solo O/S - 24/Jul/08

sstanier - Solo O/S - 07/May/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 17/Feb/08

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 31/Dec/07

edd rab - TR O/S - 15/Sep/07 with Ben Harding

popebenedictus - Lead RP - 15/Sep/07 with Ruth Harding

Powder Puff Girl - 2nd O/S - 15/Sep/07 with Ben H

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 08/Sep/07 with Sarah, Abi and Dave

Andy Fielding - Solo - 25/Aug/07

howlingbaboon - Solo O/S - 24/Aug/07

John Eley - Lead O/S - Aug/07

Hidden - Solo - 02/Jun/07

richardr - Solo - Jun/07

donkster - Lead O/S - 23/May/07

Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 16/Mar/07

adam carless - Solo O/S - 28/Jan/07

Hidden - 2007

timmy-ts - 2007

Pythonist - Solo O/S - 22/Sep/06 with JdP

Hidden - 2006

John Lisle - 2006

Hidden - 2006

Hidden - 2006

chrishedgehog - Solo - 16/Jan/05

Neil Curtis - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/04 with Marta de Madariaga

Hidden - 2004

SteveM - Solo - 28/Sep/03

Hidden - Solo - 16/Jun/02

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 02/Sep/01

John Brayshaw - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/00 with Caroline Young

Hidden - Solo - Jul/00

rocktigger - Solo O/S - 1999

Ian Archer - Solo O/S - 24/Aug/98

Hidden - Solo - 08/May/98

ajoliver - Solo O/S - 18/Apr/98

Laramadness - Solo O/S - 24/Dec/94

mikej - Solo - 08/Aug/93 with M

Hidden - Solo - 17/Aug/92

mikej - Solo - 15/Aug/92 with Sc, M

Chris Ellis - Solo O/S - 27/Mar/91

Roget - Solo O/S - 1988

tapley - Solo - 1988

Iain Thow - Solo - 14/Sep/87

Chris the Tall - Solo O/S - Jun/87

Hidden - 1987

1980's
CrashMat Rob - Lead O/S - 1980

Mark Kemball - Solo - 03/Dec/77

Hammy - Solo - 22/Aug/77 with Jonathan Stacey

RichardMc - Solo - 21/May/77

petemeads - Solo - 1976

mikej - Solo - 27/May/73 with E

mikej - Solo - 17/Jan/71 with E

Andy Say - Lead - 1969

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