Savage Amusement*** 7b
[LF on Savage Amusement, 3 kb]13m. A technical crux leads to easier climbing above. Another great line.

Climb the crack by small pockets and with difficulty pop for the deceptively poor flake and jam if you can. After this it should be all over, Oh Wait, there’s a sting in the tail.
Neil Shepherd Sep/1988

Ticklists: North East Stars.

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This climb is in 52 logbooks, and on 6 wishlists.

TonyThePrawn - Lead RP - 24/Jul/15 with Stuart Adams

Hamfunk - Lead rpt - 02/Jul/15 with Colin McK, Stuart A, Andy

Got route from juggy rest at first clip to top clean. On RP attempts struggling to get the crux hold correctly. Some luck required for the send perhaps as the moves now feel Ok.
colinmckay8 - Lead dog - Jun/15

Cheers for the new extended finish, nice wee kick in the teeth! ;-)
Hamfunk - Lead rpt - 30/May/15 with Stuart A

stuart.a.adams - TR RP - 30/May/15 with Hamish

dswansonlow - Lead dog - 17/Aug/14 with TC

D.Russell - Lead RP - 15/Aug/14 with Adam

mshorter - Lead RP - 13/Aug/14 with Dougie

Ri - Lead rpt - 30/Jul/14 with Dougie

Ri - Lead rpt - 25/Jul/14 with Tom, mike

Martin Mc - Lead rpt - 08/Sep/13 with Dougie

Sloppy Joe - Lead - 25/May/13 with Stu, Hamish

4 sessions in total, great moves!
Hamfunk - Lead RP - 11/Jun/12 with Keith

Savage. Not sure about amusing.
gforce - Lead dog - 08/Apr/12 with Tim

Hidden - TR dnf - 04/Jun/11

jonskippy - Lead rpt - 01/Jun/11 with RAF Rob

About 3rd session...
andyinglis - Lead dog - 28/May/11 with Marcus Bean

Hidden - TR dnf - 19/May/11

Hidden - 2011

At last!
Stuart S - Lead RP - 22/Aug/10 with Amanda Lyons

Hidden - Lead dog - 22/Aug/10

Stuart S - Lead dog - 21/Aug/10 with Amanda Lyons

Stuart S - Lead dog - 18/Aug/10 with Jamie Fuller, Helen Taylor, Amanda Lyons

So wanted to get this first go. Sadly, turned out to be a bit too hard!
whistler - Lead RP - 14/Aug/10 with Mark Littlewood, Ashley Dean

Stuart S - Lead dog - 08/Aug/10 with Mel, Jules Pearson, Amanda Lyons

Hidden - Lead dnf - 25/Jul/10

Stuart S - Lead dog - 20/Jul/10 with Iain, Jules Pearson, Amanda Lyons

One of the few Angus quarry routes where small fingers triumph over long reach! :)
julesp - Lead RP - 18/Jul/10 with MelH

That's all the moves - will get on the lead next time.
Stuart S - TR dog - 17/Jul/10 with Iain, Jules Pearson, Amanda Lyons

Hidden - TR dog - 17/Jul/10

julesp - TR dog - 17/Jul/10 with Stuart, amanda, Iain

Hidden - Lead dog - 03/Jul/10

Got on better than last time - just one move I couldn't do in isolation.
Stuart S - Lead dnf - 22/Jun/10 with Amanda Lyons

about time.
tom russell - Lead RP - 12/Jun/10 with Dave Cowan, James Prowse, marcus bean

Dangerous Dave - Lead RP - 12/Jun/10 with Tom Russel

James Prowse - Lead RP - 12/Jun/10

Hidden - Lead RP - 10/Jun/10

Thought I would get this in an evening. Hopefully next time!!
Dangerous Dave - Lead dog - 10/Jun/10 with James Prowse

MBean - Lead - May/10

Work a couple of times on top rope then got it first red point
ashknot - Lead RP - 01/Sep/09 with Angus, Luke

Far too hard
Stuart S - TR dog - 29/Aug/09 with Amanda Lyons

RAH - Lead RP - 08/Aug/08 with rachel simon

jonskippy - Lead RP - May/08 with Andrew Simpson

Kris Devlin - Lead - Apr/07

Dave Kerr - Lead - 13/Sep/03 with Chris Boutell

Henners - Lead RP - 01/Jul/03 with Alan Cassidy

Cassidy - Lead RP - 09/Aug/00

Hidden - Lead RP - 1994

Alastair R - Lead - 1994

sheppy - Lead RP - 02/Jul/91 with Dave Douglas

Dave Douglas - Lead RP - 23/Jun/90 with Neil Shepherd

first ascent
sheppy - Lead RP - Oct/88 with Dave Douglas

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