The Banner Variation* E1 5b
Hard and requiring some guts to circumvent the roof. Up to a small ledge and then thinly to a groove. Rest. Go right to the overhang, under the rippled chimney; then go left (not right like the parent route Williams' Chimney) and through the break.
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Valiant effort by Luke on lead taking 2 falls before bossing through the crux, nice on second had to retrieve the nut he sat on on abb
Wendy Watthews - 2nd - 30/Jun/15 with Luke, joe c

Luke had a couple of falls getting over the break, so I had to ab down afterwards to recover a nut.
JoeCoxson - 2nd rpt - 30/Jun/15 with Luke Gorman, Wendy Matthews

Bit soft for E1, getting over the break is easier than it looks, but the couple of moves after that are no push over. Worthwhile variation.
JoeCoxson - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/15 with Aimee Jewitt-Harris

Really cool climb. Had to rest a bit before the overhang, would like to do again clean. Cheers Coxson!
Aimee Louise - 2nd - 23/Jun/15 with JoeCoxson

joem - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/15 with Adam

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/14

Wevcore - 2nd O/S - 20/Jul/14 with Rich

davebrox - 2nd - 12/Oct/13

nice awkward at the overhang
dready - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/13 with whiteexplorer

a hard route for the first climb of the day,got well and truly pumped doing the first 3/4 and had to sit in my harness to get some strength back for the 5b move ,once rested did the final bit successfully
whiteexplorer - 2nd dog - 22/Aug/13 with joe

bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 25/Jul/13 with Clare

morganator - Lead - 15/May/13 with International Meet Guest

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/May/13

Seconded Pete up this,and I thought this route was better than William's Chimney.
Popkids - 2nd O/S - 11/May/13 with Kafoozalem

jfletcher - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/12 with Ian Raggett

Spearos - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/12 with Riggo

bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 08/Jun/12 with Clare

Dave192939 - Lead rpt - 15/Apr/12 with Mike Tibbits

arandall - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/12 with Wendy Matthews

Wendy Watthews - 2nd dog - 19/Mar/12 with arandall

Dave192939 - TR O/S - 04/Mar/12 with Mike Tibbits

JUSTXMike - 2nd O/S - 04/Mar/12

gingerking - Lead rpt - Mar/12 with Emma Wilson

gingerking - Lead dnf - Feb/12 with Sam Chessell

gingerking - 2nd rpt - Feb/12 with Sam Chessell

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2012

carlgodfrey - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/11

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/11 with Roy Thomas

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/11

Master Chief - Lead rpt - 29/Jun/11 with Jeremy

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

mbradberry2008 - Lead rpt - 26/May/11 with George King

Fell off the crux, gear was placed for williams chimney, quite far away.
SamChessell - Lead dnf - Apr/11 with George King

Matt Fry - Lead O/S - 12/Feb/11 with CUC Climbing Club

fell twice on the crux, but my third attempt proved successful. awesome climbing.
SamChessell - 2nd dog - 12/Feb/11

jakenichol - Lead O/S - 15/Dec/10

haylow - 2nd - 15/Dec/10

Hidden - Sep/10

Good climbing, pretty independent of William's Chimney when it matters
tedj234 - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/10 with Kate Campbell

bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 18/Jul/10 with Clare

Dan Dyson - Lead - 10/May/10

Windy and so, so cold. Good route though!
Don Jebus - Lead O/S - 06/Mar/10 with joese7en

joese7en - 2nd O/S - 06/Mar/10 with don jebus

mbradberry2008 - Lead rpt - 18/Oct/09 with Mark Van Vliet

mbradberry2008 - 2nd dog - 20/Sep/09 with Gareth Greeves

gg4419 - Lead O/S - Sep/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/09

Master Chief - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/08 with Moe

bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 07/Aug/08 with Clare

JackMountains - Lead dnf - 23/Apr/08 with Ben Snook

JackMountains - 2nd RP - 23/Apr/08 with Ben Snook

Got there in the end!
Ben Snook - Lead RP - 2008 with n0ph33r

Hidden - 2nd - 2008

Hidden - Lead - 26/Oct/07

bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 02/Aug/07 with Clare

jchenoweth - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/07 with Pablo

Rowansb - Lead O/S - Mar/07

Hidden - Lead - 2007

Blowing a gale. Got all flustered, messed up the overhang a few times then took a rest on the rope. Annoying as there's really only one hard move IMO. Now I'll have to do it cleanly ASAP.
bpmclimb - Lead dog - 29/Dec/06 with Clare

grrr
JackMountains - Lead dnf - 15/Jul/06 with Ben Snook

Ben Snook - Lead - 15/Jul/06 with Jack Milton

Hung on to the overhang for about 10 mins trying to get a full set of nuts free from a crack. First shot at an E1!
JackMountains - Lead dnf - 21/Apr/06 with Ben Snook

Ben Snook - 2nd - 21/Apr/06 with n0ph33r

ebunick - 2nd O/S - 16/Mar/06 with andre

Hidden - TR - 2003

nickdonohue - Lead - 2002 with Simon Reynolds

nacnud - 2nd - 06/Apr/96

Part of a visit to meet Shane Ohly and .. someone else (a former belayer of Johnny Dawes, mentioned in dispatches.)
Charles Arthur - Lead O/S - Jan/95

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