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Bosun's Wall S 4a

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5m. The wall on the right to a tricky but avoidable last move. © ROCKFAX
updated to meet current guide book

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 175 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

johngriffin - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/14

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

Charli Wisbey - 21/Sep/14

summerse - TR O/S - 21/Sep/14 with Charli Wisbey

mky77 - Solo O/S - 17/Sep/14

TobyA - Solo O/S - 04/Sep/14

shepman - Solo - 04/Sep/14

Mr Christian - Solo O/S - 21/Aug/14

Mayaculpa - TR - 02/Jul/14 with Murco Traxion

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

Hidden - Solo - 09/Mar/14

darvill683 - TR O/S - 08/Mar/14

Jim Brownlow - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/13 with Jodie Wood

matbrown333 - Solo - Sep/13

Hidden - Solo - 04/Jun/13

Ant Man Bee - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/13

Hidden - Solo - 02/Jun/13

PieMan - Solo rpt - 07/May/13

Wayne S - Solo - 28/Apr/13

Completed on first attempt after watching 2 failed attempts from Karl and Darren.
chrisgaynon69 - Solo β - 14/Apr/13

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

Hidden - Solo - 27/Jul/12

Hidden - Solo - 25/Jul/12

deacondeacon - Solo - 12/Jun/12

Neil Henson - Solo O/S - 29/May/12

Hidden - Solo - 15/Apr/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

johnny-adams13 - 2012

PAJames - 2012

adam carless - Solo rpt - 22/Oct/11

Hjort - Solo O/S - 17/Sep/11 with Jake Roberts, Emlyn Roberts

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

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

pffft - Solo O/S - 31/Jul/11

Ben Hollands - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11 with Chris Harding, Wendy Anderson

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/11

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

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

kfv - Solo O/S - 04/May/11

liambriddon1991 - Solo O/S - 04/May/11

tommo1664 - Solo - 23/Apr/11

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

Richard Hill - Solo O/S - 17/Apr/11 with Jon Mitchell

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Mar/11

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Mar/11

pebblespanker - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/11 with Rich Williams

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 16/Mar/11

gb83 - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/11 with Steve Palmer

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Jan/11

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

robjc89 - Solo - 30/Aug/10

edd rab - Solo rpt - 19/Aug/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 19/Aug/10

Hidden - 04/Aug/10

jaxxman - Solo - 29/Jul/10

Hidden - Solo - 29/Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd dnf - 19/Jun/10

Lumbering Oaf - Solo - 22/May/10 with Verity Payne

Hidden - Lead - 22/May/10

CJC - Solo - 05/May/10 with Matt

Hidden - Solo - 05/May/10

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Apr/10

JackPott - Solo O/S - 24/Apr/10

Gulon - Solo O/S - 24/Apr/10

bullybones - Solo - 23/Apr/10

willson - Solo - 18/Apr/10 with Dawn

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

Climbingdrummer - Lead - 09/Apr/10 with Jonny

J25 - 2nd - 09/Apr/10 with Tim Harper

Rampikino - Solo - 04/Apr/10 with Cat

The Bad Cough - Solo O/S - 04/Apr/10 with Christian Minett

PieMan - Solo O/S - 21/Mar/10

Hidden - Solo O/S - 08/Oct/09

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 04/Oct/09

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 04/Oct/09

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

heavy Belay - Solo O/S - 28/May/09

Benrj - Solo - 25/May/09

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

Previously backed off the final moves.
D Berry - Solo RP - 29/Mar/09

tractorbachcoch - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/09 with Peter, Teresa

Lady T - 2nd dog - 29/Mar/09 with Peter, Iwan

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

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

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

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - Solo rpt - 28/Dec/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Oct/08

PanzerHanzler - Solo O/S - 17/Aug/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

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

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

edd rab - Solo O/S - 15/Sep/07

popebenedictus - Solo rpt - 15/Sep/07 with Soloed

Powder Puff Girl - Solo rpt - 15/Sep/07 with Solo

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 08/Sep/07

Andy Fielding - Solo - 25/Aug/07

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

iamlost - 2nd - 22/Aug/07

John Eley - Lead O/S - Aug/07

richardr - Solo - Jun/07

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

popebenedictus - TR rpt - 06/Apr/07 with Ruth Harding

Powder Puff Girl - TR O/S - 06/Apr/07 with Ben H

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/Mar/07

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Mar/07

popebenedictus - Solo O/S - 17/Mar/07 with Soloed

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

Alfredo - Solo - Mar/07

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

Hidden - 2007

timmy-ts - 2007

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

Scally - Solo - Sep/06 with Maggie

Hidden - 2006

John Lisle - 2006

Hidden - 2006

Hidden - 2006

Theeni - Solo O/S - 16/Apr/05 with Matt Dalby

chrishedgehog - Solo - 16/Jan/05

Hidden - 2004

SteveM - Solo - 28/Sep/03

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 02/Sep/01

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 10/Sep/00 with Caroline Young

Hidden - Solo - Jul/00

prob with mark horsler
Nath - Lead O/S - 2000

rocktigger - Solo O/S - Jun/99

Hidden - Solo - 06/Dec/98

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

Hidden - Solo - 08/May/98

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

andrewbooth1000 - Solo - 26/Jun/96

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

babymoac - Solo - 27/Jan/91

Laramadness - Solo O/S - 02/Aug/89

Roget - Solo O/S - 1988

tapley - Solo - 1988

Iain Thow - Solo - 14/Sep/87

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

Hidden - 1987

johnwright - Solo - 06/Sep/86

Hidden - Solo - 05/May/83

John Brayshaw - Solo O/S - 01/May/82

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

RichardMc - Solo - 19/Oct/75

mikej - Solo - 20/Apr/75

mikej - Solo - 27/May/73 with E

mikej - Solo - 28/Jan/73 with John Bickerdyke, Geoff Williams

mikej - Solo - 09/Jan/72 with Barbara Sharratt, Janice Coulton, John Bickerdyke, Geoff Williams

mikej - Solo - 28/Feb/70 with E

Andy Say - Lead - 1969

mikej - Solo - 31/Dec/64 with Richard Loverock, Paul Richardson

Voting
Total votes cast 18
hard HS0 of 9
HS0 of 9
easy HS0 of 9
hard S0 of 9
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hard HVD0 of 9
HVD0 of 9
easy HVD8 of 9
hard VD0 of 9
VD1 of 9
easy VD0 of 9
hard 4b0 of 7
4b0 of 7
easy 4b0 of 7
hard 4a0 of 7
4a4 of 7
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3c0 of 7
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Style of ascent

Soloed132 of 175 (75.4%)
Lead15 of 175 (8.6%)
Followed8 of 175 (4.6%)
Toproped5 of 175 (2.9%)
Bouldered2 of 175 (1.1%)
Unknown13 of 175 (7.4%)

'Climbed'78 of 175 (44.6%)
clean O/S85 of 175 (48.6%)
clean β1 of 175 (0.6%)
clean rpt8 of 175 (4.6%)
clean RP1 of 175 (0.6%)
dogged1 of 175 (0.6%)
dnf1 of 175 (0.6%)