Barnacle Bill** E1 5b
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Hidden - 2nd - 19/Jul/15

petegunn - Lead - 18/Jul/15 with Nicole, Matt Reeve, Davina

Missed the jug after the crux step out and was standing on the ledge for ages before I saw it!
Tom.Priestley - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/15 with Scott Quinn

pretty cool traverse
scott quinn - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/15 with Tom Priestley

A little heart in mouth making the match on the little crimp on the solo but all part of the experience!
James S - Solo rpt - 11/Jun/15

petegunn - 2nd - 15/May/15 with Kirstie, Davina

Hidden - Lead rpt - 15/May/15

petegunn - TR - 08/May/15

sam clingclangclimb - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/15 with ian chadwick

tmawer - 2nd rpt - 19/Apr/15 with Mike Norbry, Jaime Robertson

tmawer - TR rpt - 15/Apr/15

petegunn - TR - 27/Mar/15

petegunn - Lead - 22/Mar/15 with Ollie, Pete Blair

Definitely messed up the crux, but pulled through.
OllieF - 2nd rpt - 22/Mar/15 with PeteG

petegunn - TR - 18/Feb/15

Hidden - Solo - 2015

tmawer - 2nd rpt - 26/Oct/14 with Mike Norbry, Jaime Robertson

Shunt, Inbetween attempts at Lenny limpet.
OllieF - TR rpt - 22/Sep/14 with Shunt

tmawer - TR rpt - 09/Sep/14 with Jaime Robertson

petegunn - TR - 07/Sep/14 with Nick, James, Davina

Dervey - 2nd O/S - 07/Sep/14 with Liam

Hidden - TR - Aug/14

klipkabouter - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/14 with Graham Beatie

tmawer - 2nd rpt - 08/Jun/14 with Mike

MeMeMe - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/14 with Tony

Basically climbed all the way to the top, but bottled after seeing the muddy top-out, and downclimbed the whole thing.
Smelly Fox - Lead - 14/May/14 with Matt Thompson

petegunn - TR - 04/May/14

petegunn - TR - 29/Apr/14

petegunn - Lead - 20/Apr/14 with Vic, Mat, Hendo, Davina

Helped by Petes beta (and cam) after decking on Codpiece.
Climbster - Lead β - 20/Apr/14 with Pete Gunn, Vick, Ian

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 20/Apr/14

Wasn't sure if I would be able to do this... but I was persuaded to have a go. Really pleased with myself first E1, not exactly clean struggled a little at the top :D
Vixie - 2nd dog - 20/Apr/14 with Davina, Pete

Bloke on a Rope - 2nd β - 20/Apr/14 with Davina, petegunn, Vic, Matt

petegunn - Lead - 19/Apr/14 with Mike S.

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/14

Hidden - TR - 16/Apr/14

Did the crux. Put a cam above the roof and then over reached and my foot popped off. Gutted. Got back on and finished it off.
wildbill - Lead dog - 15/Apr/14 with Nathan

petegunn - 2nd - 11/Apr/14 with Duncan, Pete Blair

First lead at Armathwaite, dodgy gear and sweaty top - really very good.
sparkass - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/14 with Pete Blair, Peter Gunn

SPK06 - Lead - Apr/14 with tony

petegunn - Lead - 13/Mar/14 with Davina

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 13/Mar/14

Nickward01 - Lead - 2014

First E1 onsight, Lovely climb, One move wonder!
OllieF - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/13 with Ben

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Oct/13

Hammy - TR - 01/Sep/13 with Shunt

Emma Reynolds - TR O/S - 01/Aug/13

Lead with partner Tom. Found hard for gear places. Good fun tho!
Paul_scott89 - Lead RP - 13/Jun/13

chris_blackley - 2nd β - 13/Jun/13 with Paul Scott

Captain America - TR RP - 09/Jun/13 with Bill Hancock

Hidden - Solo O/S - 06/Jun/13

joe hallam - Lead β - 06/May/13 with James France, matt hardy

Hidden - TR - 02/May/13

Went for the lead and fell. Going for it again soon though!
Matt_Hardy - 2nd β - May/13

lost count of how many times i tried to get round the corner of the overlap! got there eventually.
Tanya Savage - TR - 15/Apr/13 with Neil Pacey

Delicate move to get to the corner, took some working out. Not in the best conditions, very dirty and a bit slimy, but still a good route.
Neil Pacey - TR O/S - 15/Apr/13 with Tanya Savage

Belayed Tom yesturday. Led clean today.
Ollie B - Lead β - 26/Mar/13 with T.Ripley

a13x - Lead O/S - 10/Mar/13 with James Stokes

Fell just after the roof, cam ripped out some of the wall and I decked out.
jules1990 - Lead dnf - 10/Oct/12 with Ali Newman

smithjmw46 - Lead O/S - 10/Aug/12 with Rich Leadbeatter, Andrew Laurence, Jordan Spence

jonti - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Nick Ward, simon ward

Hidden - TR O/S - 07/May/12

Hidden - TR - 06/May/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/May/12

MilesHickey - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/12 with Nia

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

petegunn - TR - 04/Apr/12 with Scottish Dave, Davina

Hidden - TR rpt - 04/Apr/12

dbell67 - TR - 04/Apr/12 with Davina, Petegunn

williambovington - Lead O/S - Apr/12

barni - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/12 with Bob

Charlie Zephyr Booth - Lead rpt - 23/Mar/12

peter.ravenscroft27 - Lead - 22/Mar/12 with Sean Holmes

luke harper - Lead β - 19/Mar/12 with ryan wison

sketchy moves around the roof, poor protection
GeorgeWoodward - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/12 with luke harper

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 16/Mar/12

petegunn - Lead - 16/Mar/12 with Davina

Sean Holmes - Lead - 01/Mar/12

NiccyMac - Lead - Feb/12

Ryan M Wilson - Lead O/S - 2012

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2012

First time at Armathwaite, gorgeous area, lovely river. Nice little route, tentative step on slab
Hanky - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/11

Foot slipped at crux cam popped out landed 2ft from bottom. Be back to try again soon
dbell67 - Lead dnf - 27/Jul/11 with Eric Bray

matt bimson - TR O/S - Jul/11

Fell off the first bit when a hold broke off, that's sandstone though I guess.
MarkRoe - 2nd RP - 15/Jun/11 with Smithy

Smithy Smith - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/11 with Mark Roe

James S - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/11

Wrong cam ready for corner will get it next time
dbell67 - Lead dnf - 25/May/11

Chriswynn - AltLd - 28/Apr/11

Good looking line. Good route!
buddha1369 - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11 with Adam G (OB)

petegunn - 2nd - 08/Apr/11 with Davina, Owain

owain-1978 - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/11 with Pete, davina

rockrat - 2nd β - 03/Apr/11 with Luke Jones

matty123 - Lead RP - 03/Mar/11 with Verity Auty

Spanner - 2nd - 03/Mar/11 with Bweakers

First E1 lead!
mfisher - Lead RP - 02/Mar/11 with Tom Keaveny

Tom Keaveny - Lead RP - 02/Mar/11 with mfisher

Hidden - 2011

Tom Keaveny - TR dnf - 25/Sep/10

Michael Wyndham-Smith - TR dnf - 25/Sep/10 with mfisher

benji77 - TR dog - 25/Sep/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/10

excellent but a little dirty and scary.
tomhull - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/10 with matt harris

themountaintamer - Solo - 09/Jul/10

Hidden - TR dog - 21/Jun/10

steveb2006 - Lead - 12/Jun/10 with Valerie Partington

petegunn - Lead - 03/Jun/10 with Scottish Dave

dbell67 - 2nd - 03/Jun/10 with Petegunn

Was disappointed as I struggled on this when I have sailed up it previously as a second. Need to get out more and get back on the sharp end!
MazElden - TR - Jun/10 with Graeme

Hidden - TR - Jun/10

Hidden - TR dnf - 31/May/10

MazElden - TR - 31/May/10 with Graeme

Olli-C - TR O/S - 15/May/10 with dad

stimpey - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/10 with Tom, Pete, Davina

Timpy1584 - 2nd dnf - 07/Mar/10 with Pete, Davina, Steve

Hidden - 2010

jonti - Lead O/S - 2010

Hammy - TR - 26/Sep/09 with Shunt

Hidden - TR O/S - 10/Jun/08

Good lead Steve, very sandy finish.
Paula Hamilton-Gibson - 2nd - 10/Apr/08 with Steve Prior

TonyP - TR RP - 17/Mar/08 with used shunt

Coel Hellier - Lead - Aug/07

petegunn - Lead - 13/Apr/07 with Davina

Hidden - 2nd dog - 13/Apr/07

MazElden - 2nd O/S - 2006

John Kettle - Lead O/S - 2004

Hammy - TR - 01/May/00

Okecroak - Lead - 01/Jul/96

Chris Reid - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/95

Hidden - Lead rpt - 1993

Hammy - TR - 02/Sep/91 with Dave Johnston

Hidden - TR O/S - 22/Oct/90

Hammy - TR - 16/Feb/83 with Colin Struthers

Hammy - 2nd - 27/Dec/82 with Colin Struthers

Lord of Starkness - Lead - 1976 with Stu Ely

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