Chisel Chimney* VD
[Not as Hard as it looks.....just., 3 kb]The obvious chimney with an overhanging block.

Photo: Not as Hard as it looks.....just. © Fergus Archibald
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This climb is in 84 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

thomas m - Solo rpt - 27/Sep/14 with Gareth

Wet
peter_ellwood - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/14 with Andrew Toolis

DundeeDave - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/14 with rich neary

rich neary - 2nd - 24/Aug/14 with The oracle

sas - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/14 with John A

oliverk - 2nd - 27/Jul/14 with Emily

Mr.Billiams - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/14 with Russell

forcan - Lead O/S - 27/May/14

Tomek S - 2nd O/S - 02/Sep/13 with Grzesiek Weychan

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/13

scatface - Lead rpt - 31/May/13 with Sean Marnoch

FoiblesMarno - 2nd O/S - 31/May/13 with scatface

Hidden - 2nd - 24/May/13

malone - Lead O/S - 24/May/13 with Andrew Appleby

mrbird - 03/Mar/13

Ross L - 2nd - 03/Mar/13 with David B

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/13

Found the start hard so backed off the lead.
markhammonds - Lead β - 18/Sep/12 with Rich Hall

Drapes - 2nd - 24/Jul/12 with Mairi Nelson

Visibility <50m
whistler - Solo rpt - 24/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Mar/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Mar/12

Ross L - 2nd - 14/Oct/11 with Vicky

Hidden - Lead rpt - 13/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/11

MelH - 2nd - 10/Jun/11 with Ed

CacCarnBeag - 2nd - 09/May/11 with Stevie

Big book ascent. Awkward old school chimneying.
stephenmckenzie - Lead O/S - 09/May/11

Not VDiff if you compare it to whizzer rib on the far right hand side of the same butress.
scatface - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/11 with pepette

franksnb - Lead O/S - 27/Feb/11 with Neil Morbey

getting over the block is scary, if not quite as hard as it looks
Quad - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/10 with Ferg

Yourlead - Lead - 31/May/10 with Graham Penny

Hidden - Lead β - 25/May/10

Hidden - 2nd - 15/May/10

stuart.a.adams - 2nd rpt - 26/Apr/10 with Andy

TonyThePrawn - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/10 with Stuart Adams

stuc - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/10

nic243 - 2nd O/S - 26/Apr/10 with Stuart C

Mairi Nelson - Lead - 17/Apr/10 with Marianne James

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 11/Jul/09

Hidden - 2nd - Jul/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 16/Jun/09

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 16/Jun/09

stuart.a.adams - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/09 with Neil S

Sunshines - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/09 with John

Ommuff - Lead - Jun/09 with Mairi Nelson, Mike Brian

Fiddler - Lead rpt - 23/May/09 with Callum

harder than vdiff
thomas m - Lead O/S - 07/May/09 with George Allan, Dad

Sandy Simpson - Solo - 22/Apr/09

Smelly Fox - Solo O/S - 26/Oct/08

Bonesaw - Lead rpt - 25/Sep/08 with Paul and Mark

whistler - Solo O/S - 28/Aug/08 with Anna

Anna_wells - Solo O/S - 28/Aug/08 with pete

Chris wilson - Lead - 15/Jul/08 with Sonya

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Jul/08

Fiddler - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/08 with Stuzz

Felt more like a difficult severe to me
Stuzz - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/08 with Fiddler

Bold and exposed start, but easy climbing past overhanging block
rusty_nails - Lead O/S - 11/May/08 with Lyons, Nicola S

Hidden - Lead - 2008

RebekahD - 2nd - 2008 with Chris

mulletcocktail2000 - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/07 with matt

ashknot - 2nd - 30/Sep/07 with Drew

Bonesaw - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/07 with Fraggle

muzzarino - Lead - 11/Sep/07 with Richard Bowie

muzzarino - Lead - 30/Jul/07 with Matt Thompson

Hidden - Lead - 10/Jul/07

no way is this a v-diff...
Bonesaw - 2nd - 10/Jul/07 with matt99t

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jun/07

Chris wilson - 08/May/07 with John

KatBlum - 2nd - 2007 with Ashley Dean

malky_c - 2nd - Oct/06

DavPk - Lead rpt - 09/May/06 with Olly Thomas

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/05

DavPk - Lead - 22/Jun/04 with Steve Wright

Stuart S - Lead rpt - 05/Aug/03 with Fiona Forbes & Nicola Seal

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/03

Hidden - 2nd dog - Jun/02

Stuart S - Solo - 07/Apr/02

dave o - Lead O/S - 2000 with Steve Smith

BRUCESTRAC - 2000 with GRANT CAMBELL

BRUCESTRAC - 2000 with GRANT CAMBELL

auld al - Feb/99

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