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Captain Swing** E3 5c

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[Captain Swing, Exploading Galaxy Wall, Avon Gorge, 2 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.
D Ivory, E Hart Jul/1973

Photo: Captain Swing, Exploading Galaxy Wall, Avon Gorge © Will Goldsmith
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 35 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Hidden - 2014

pitch 3 only
Aaron Lines - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/12 with frank ramsay

Pitch 3 is awesome - the jugs come in the nick of time giving a chance to savour the amazing exposure
Mark Warnett - AltLd O/S - May/12 with Princess Diana

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Oct/11

Top pitch, I had forgotten how wonderful this top pitch is, so many pegs you have to start ignoring them.
John Mcshea - AltLd rpt - 21/Oct/11 with Cherry Bedford, Justin Timms

Just p3. By the time I started climbing it was dark. Climbing in down jacket with empty chalkbag was a mistake! HOT!
Richard Hall - 2nd O/S - 23/Mar/11 with Howard

richiebongo - Lead - 21/Jun/10 with Nick Smith

Hidden - AltLd - 23/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/09

Great climbing with good gear. 5c moves through crux pretty goey, got totally pumped and had to rest.
msoldn - Lead - 20/May/09 with Andy

P3 only
Bristoldave - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/09 with Joe

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/08

P3 only
Paz - 2nd rpt - 26/Sep/08 with WG

IceMonkey1982 - 08/Jun/08

`Escaped' up this, after trying the top of Psychopath Way (6b) in mistake for the top of Unknown Pleasures (E3 5c).
Paz - Lead rpt - 07/Jul/06 with TS

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 09/Jun/06

Lead P1+P3. Retched from the difficulty, left speechless by the fun-factor quality.
Paz - AltLd O/S - 14/May/06 with RJ

Jo McCready - 2006

Bern - 2006

Ally Smith - 2006 with abarro81

_m.cox_ - Lead O/S - May/05 with Steve Yeoman

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Feb/05

joe_alexander - 2nd dog - 31/Jan/05 with Nick Gillette

Hidden - 2nd dog - Aug/04

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/04

Tim M - Lead O/S - 2000

lowersharpnose - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/97 with Adam

Hidden - AltLd rpt - 30/Apr/95

Pete Ogden - 2nd - 1990 with Nigel Birtwell

First pitch Yellow Edge
shark - AltLd - 19/Apr/86 with Bruce Woodley

Lead pitches 1 and 3.
stp - AltLd O/S - 29/Nov/83

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/83

andy gittins - 1983

Hidden - 1981

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Dean177, Hidden, Hidden

Voting
Total votes cast 26
hard E40 of 9
E40 of 9
easy E40 of 9
hard E31 of 9
E38 of 9
easy E30 of 9
hard E20 of 9
E20 of 9
easy E20 of 9
hard 6a0 of 9
6a0 of 9
easy 6a0 of 9
hard 5c0 of 9
5c9 of 9
easy 5c0 of 9
hard 5b0 of 9
5b0 of 9
easy 5b0 of 9
3 Stars7 of 8
2 Stars1 of 8
1 Star0 of 8
0 Stars0 of 8
Bag of .....0 of 8
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Style of ascent

Lead13 of 35 (37.1%)
Followed7 of 35 (20.0%)
Alt Leads8 of 35 (22.9%)
Unknown7 of 35 (20.0%)

'Climbed'13 of 35 (37.1%)
clean O/S16 of 35 (45.7%)
clean rpt4 of 35 (11.4%)
dogged2 of 35 (5.7%)