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Northumberland Wall*** E2 5c

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[Rachel scoping p2 of Northumberland Wall, Diabeg, 2 kb]70m, 2 pitches. No description has been contributed for this climb.
Andy Nisbet & Richard McHardy

Ticklists: Ultimate Scottish Rock, Great Scottish E2s, Great Wall Climbs of the UK, North West Summer Road Trip, Scottish 3 and 4 star multi-pitch routes, Summer Trip 2014, Ultimate E2 ticklist.

Photo: Rachel scoping p2 of Northumberland Wall, Diabeg © graeme thomson
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 81 logbooks, and on 20 wishlists.

Hidden - AltLd rpt - 12/Mar/14

Uisdean hawthorn - AltLd O/S - 12/Oct/13 with Callum_Johnson

Excellent climbing all the way, both pitches brilliant, I lead the first.
Callum_Johnson - AltLd O/S - 12/Oct/13 with Uisdean

Rich Kirby - AltLd - 29/Sep/13 with Adam Lincoln

Adam Lincoln - AltLd - 29/Sep/13 with Rick Kirby

redjerry - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/13 with Paul Wood

annep11 - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/13 with Harry Holmes

naffan - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/13 with Anne Peale

p1
tom.e - AltLd O/S - 09/May/13 with Luke Porter

Hidden - 2013

2 excellent pitches, lead 2nd
simondunf - AltLd O/S - 12/Aug/12 with danny

Tightsgirl - 2nd - 02/Jul/12 with Ali Rose

Hard but good. protection thinner than expected
arose - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/12 with Hannah Francis

mshorter - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/12 with erika + ry

PaulTanton - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Helen Fawcett

Tough route,the first pitch really tested me, top end E2.
Martin Haworth - AltLd O/S - 03/Jun/12 with Andy

Led pitch 2.Pleased to second 1st pitch cleanly and even more pleased to lead through the thin 'stopper move' on pitch 2, which must have been hard because even Martin paused there for a couple of minutes!
Andrew Sloan - AltLd O/S - 03/Jun/12 with Martin Haworth

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 16/Apr/12

Hidden - AltLd - 16/Apr/12

Hidden - 2nd - Apr/12

First pitch amazing and sustained 5c, too late for second pitch.
peter.herd - 2nd - 31/Mar/12 with Will Rowland

I led pitch one. Surprisingly tough with sore screaming toes!
jameshiggins - AltLd O/S - 22/Mar/12 with Rich Betts

Excellent route. My thuggery skills were wasted and I found it quite hard!
henwardian - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/11 with Fraser-with-the-beard

Jonathan Lagoe - UKC - AltLd O/S - Jul/11 with Cynthia Grindley, Pete Whillance

I barely seconded this clean. some balancy and precarious moves for sure. Good steady lead by The Berlingo Bandit ; )
jazzyjackson - 27/Jun/11

Led both pitches for a full experience...amazing, but taxing!!
sebrider - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/11 with jazzyjackson

Absolutely amazing climbing. Sustained and interesting climbing all the way with just enough good gear to keep the mind happy (although a bit fiddly at times). Cant rate it enough!
geoff.comley - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/11 with Simon

The best pitch of 5c I ever had the misfortune to second!
simon_D - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/11 with Geoff

Hidden - AltLd - 04/Jun/11

lead second pitch, which had a truly desperate scrabbly move on it!
JamieSparkes - AltLd O/S - 02/Jun/11 with Rob Askew

Lead P1. Desperate move on 2nd pitch.
rob askew - AltLd O/S - 02/Jun/11 with Jamie Sparkes

jess - AltLd O/S - 30/Apr/11 with martin

nails and shit gear and amazing climbing
pete87abs - AltLd O/S - 28/Apr/11 with marcel, rob

westaway - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/11 with Imelda Neale

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Both pitches, great route, felt significantly harder than The Pillar
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 04/Sep/10 with Leisha, Jens

second pitch
jess - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/10 with martin

Hidden - Lead dnf - 13/Jul/10

rained off second pitch although the first pitch in blinding sunshine. what a route!!
benkelsey - 2nd O/S - 13/Jul/10 with Remus Knowles

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jun/10

Phil Jennings - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/10 with Ian Burton

Andy Moles - AltLd O/S - 02/Jun/10 with Ferdia

stunning. let first pitch.
ferdia - AltLd O/S - 02/Jun/10 with Andy

Bold start. nice climbing but personally I found it difficult to follow the line.
whistler - AltLd O/S - 01/Jun/10 with Anna

Anna_wells - AltLd - 01/Jun/10 with pete

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 26/May/10

bullwinkle - 2nd O/S - 26/May/10 with Michael

Still brilliant 13 years or so later - lead the top pitch this time which shouldn't be underestimated. Em cruised the crux first pitch. Just about the same grade as the pillar but very much the top and bottom of the grade!
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 09/May/10 with Emily

led first pitch. ended up on black streak for the top pitch
dave o - AltLd O/S - 10/Apr/10 with sandy

sadams - AltLd - 11/Sep/09 with Eric Hildrew

burto - AltLd rpt - 15/Jul/09 with mike + alex

led 2nd pitch
pimpy - AltLd O/S - 15/Jul/09 with andy latham

mikecopp - Lead - 15/Jul/09 with Alex M and Ian B

Nippy!
Stewart B - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/09 with Chris Everett

Very hot, led both pitches
IceBun - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/09 with Al Rodger

burto - AltLd O/S - 19/Apr/09 with calum

led pitch 2 (the slabby one!)
CalumC - AltLd O/S - 19/Apr/09 with Ian Burton

had a big wipper on the crux. very tough climbing. next time!
mulletcocktail2000 - Lead dnf - 18/Apr/09 with paul

Paulww - Lead dnf - 18/Apr/09 with Ryan

Hidden - Lead - 29/May/08

The Pylon King - 2nd - 09/May/08 with Fiend

brockers - 2nd O/S - May/08 with Simon

Hidden - 2nd - Apr/08

Murray Freq - 2008

French Erick - AltLd O/S - 16/Jun/07 with Andy Sharpe

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2007

Hidden - Lead - Jul/06

Alexander123 - 2nd - 30/May/06 with David Brown, Martin Moran

Hidden - 2006

Hidden - Lead rpt - 2006

Dirk Wallis - 2nd - 26/Mar/05 with Grrr

Dave Kerr - Lead - 10/Apr/04 with Jill Kerr

Tricky for the grade.
William Robertson - Lead O/S - 2002 with Wally Simms

Steve Crowe - 2000 with KM

Hidden - 2nd - Oct/98

Cassidy - 2nd β - Jun/97 with David Cassidy

Dave Musgrove Jnr - AltLd - 09/Mar/96 with Sam Chinnery

cam1401 - Lead O/S - Jun/95 with Ian Taylor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/93

Bruce Kerr - Lead - 26/May/90 with Kev Howett

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Voting
Total votes cast 74
hard E30 of 26
E30 of 26
easy E31 of 26
hard E218 of 26
E27 of 26
easy E20 of 26
hard E10 of 26
E10 of 26
easy E10 of 26
hard 6a0 of 26
6a0 of 26
easy 6a0 of 26
hard 5c13 of 26
5c13 of 26
easy 5c0 of 26
hard 5b0 of 26
5b0 of 26
easy 5b0 of 26
3 Stars21 of 22
2 Stars1 of 22
1 Star0 of 22
0 Stars0 of 22
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Style of ascent

Lead28 of 81 (34.6%)
Followed14 of 81 (17.3%)
Alt Leads32 of 81 (39.5%)
Unknown7 of 81 (8.6%)

'Climbed'29 of 81 (35.8%)
clean O/S44 of 81 (54.3%)
clean β1 of 81 (1.2%)
clean rpt4 of 81 (4.9%)
dnf3 of 81 (3.7%)