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Central Crack** HVS 5a

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Chris Woodall, Malcolm Farrow Jun/1965

Photo: Whitestone © IanJackson
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 44 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

David Stevens - Lead - 15/Jul/14 with Keith

scott1895 - Lead dog - 03/May/14

WNW - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/14 with Rudi Feldtman

Pumpy!
blackreaver - 2nd O/S - 17/Jun/13 with Mark, Ruairidh

mcondon - Lead - Jun/13

Climbster - Lead O/S - 26/May/13 with Ian

Bloke on a Rope - 2nd β - 26/May/13 with Matt

Hmmmm, may have underestimated this one! Steep, strenuous jamming with no rests may also be my nemesis!!
markfairbank - Lead dog - 20/Jun/12 with Ian Moore

Very exciting climb
Crowley6969 - 2nd dog - 20/Jun/12

David_Gledson - 2nd - 29/Mar/12 with Rich Timms

timmsy - Lead - 29/Mar/12 with David_Gledson

Top climbing. I bet this has shut down a few HVS leaders! Good challenging climbing!
robin_hackney - 2nd O/S - 29/Oct/11 with Si

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

riven - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/11 with Chriswallis2

Chriswallis2 - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/11 with Joe

Hidden - Lead - 14/Aug/11

Well pumped and scared despite taking a rest below the bulge. Brilliant route, reccommend double rack of large cams/hexes/both unless your a lot braver and stronger than me. Horrendous rope drag after bulge due to non extension of rubbish cam placement didnt help.
freemanTom (Guildford MC) - Lead dog - 29/Jun/11 with Rory & friend SOC

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/11

well worth doing
Dave Warburton - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/10 with HuwGoodal

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Oct/10

steep and a little dusty in places, good holds throughout but strenuous. Nest at the very top so traversed right into NW for last few ms.
lithos - Lead O/S - 22/May/10 with julie

Awesome line, steep, well protected and really fun. As always with whitestone, test or pick your holds! Brilliant
alexrafferty1986 - Lead O/S - 10/Apr/10 with David Bishop

Andy Graham - Lead O/S - 2010 with Dug Wilders

Mountain Llama - 2nd - 15/Jul/09 with Harry & Andy

Hidden - TR - 03/Jun/09

jonka - 2nd - 2009 with sean

Hidden - TR - 28/Sep/08

IanJackson - Lead - 15/Jul/08 with Peter

IanJackson - Lead - 09/Jul/08 with FRANCO COOKSON

Backed off the lead, due to my lack of skill. ;-)
Franco Cookson OLD - 2nd - 09/Jul/08

IanJackson - AltLd - 28/Jun/08 with Big Ian

Skinny Kin - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/08 with Piotr Bamberski

Brown - 2nd O/S - 09/Mar/08 with Henry

IanJackson - AltLd rpt - 03/Jun/07 with Robeverybody

I need to get Fit!
IanJackson - Lead β - 09/Jun/06 with Ben

I lead first got to ledge (beware nettles) was pumped (yes...) belayed. Ian climbed 2nd pitch. superb climbing first climb on whitestone too. :-D
rob askew - AltLd O/S - 03/Jun/06 with ian

Rob lead the frist overhang to the ledge didnt fancy it after a hold breaking and zipping it the last time. so i lead the top section. Well protected Steep climbing.
IanJackson - AltLd β - 03/Jun/06 with Robeverybody

fifth - Lead O/S - 2006

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/02

Roget - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/98 with jim

Cracking route! Sustained, engaging, climbing
allmag - Lead - Apr/91

Richard White - 1988

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/77

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Jun/76

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Voting
Total votes cast 37
hard E10 of 13
E10 of 13
easy E10 of 13
hard HVS8 of 13
HVS5 of 13
easy HVS0 of 13
hard VS0 of 13
VS0 of 13
easy VS0 of 13
hard 5b0 of 12
5b0 of 12
easy 5b0 of 12
hard 5a8 of 12
5a4 of 12
easy 5a0 of 12
hard 4c0 of 12
4c0 of 12
easy 4c0 of 12
3 Stars7 of 12
2 Stars5 of 12
1 Star0 of 12
0 Stars0 of 12
Bag of .....0 of 12
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Style of ascent

Lead23 of 44 (52.3%)
Followed14 of 44 (31.8%)
Toproped2 of 44 (4.5%)
Alt Leads4 of 44 (9.1%)
Unknown1 of 44 (2.3%)

'Climbed'17 of 44 (38.6%)
clean O/S19 of 44 (43.2%)
clean β3 of 44 (6.8%)
clean rpt1 of 44 (2.3%)
dogged4 of 44 (9.1%)