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Whisky Crack HS 4b

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[Square Chimney & Whiskey Crack, 3 kb]7m. The jamming crack up and slightly left from the chimney.
Botterill.pre 1912

Ticklists: Connoisseur's Classic Rock.

Photo: Square Chimney & Whiskey Crack © PanzerHanzler
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 136 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Al_Matheson - Lead rpt - 21/Nov/13 with Ginge

Ginger_Dave - 2nd - 21/Nov/13 with Alistair matheson

BenedictIEP - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with Josh McHugh, Jam Avery

BnB - 06/Aug/13

MartinJWood - Lead - 30/Jul/13 with Hollie Prince

LongHairStu - TR β - 30/Jul/13

robblowen - Lead rpt - 17/Jul/13 with Munch

Bowzle - 2nd - 08/Jun/13

Led to finish SC and WC.
Mr Fuller - Lead rpt - 04/Jun/13 with Katie MacKay

Wizzy - Jun/13

Pete Pozman - 2nd rpt - 02/May/13 with John Byrne, Pete Crosby

andy mcc - 2nd - 01/May/13 with James Merriam, Jason King

ERH - May/13

tsjx - Lead - 30/Apr/13 with Jen

SteveM - Lead - 15/Apr/13 with Kat

kitkat78 - 2nd - 15/Apr/13 with SteveM

LJC - Lead - 09/Dec/12 with Theo

theocelano - 2nd - 09/Dec/12

Got all hot and bothered near the top so had to rest on the rope :-(
sarah hawker - Lead dog - 27/Oct/12 with bob

stewart100 - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/12 with Toby Knights

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/12

interesting start...
richardw87 - 2nd O/S - 07/Aug/12

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Jul/12

Nicholas Livesey - 2nd - 28/Jul/12 with Rob Pontefract

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/May/12

alias dave - Lead O/S - 06/May/12 with Sam.EB

crispycodd - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/12 with David Tidman

After SG lead
bengeldeard - 2nd - 10/Mar/12

K Mckay - 2nd - 10/Mar/12 with Richard Mckay

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2012

Witsend3 - Lead - 2012

rob16 - 2012

akhughes - 2012

Sean Holmes - Lead O/S - 16/Nov/11

Roger Kirke - 30/Oct/11

Hidden - Lead β - 13/Aug/11

Pike - TR O/S - 23/Jul/11

Running_Board - Jul/11

pog100 - 2nd - 26/Jun/11 with mark

Hidden - Solo rpt - 10/Apr/11

Alt lead finish to Piggot's Stride. Early season and tired arms, felt far harder than last time!
jimorothy - Lead - 03/Apr/11 with Morgan, Scott Barnett

robblowen - Lead dog - 23/Mar/11 with Munch

Hidden - Lead dnf - 12/Feb/11

JamieSparkes - 2nd O/S - 11/Feb/11 with Ben Finlay

wahniel - Lead O/S - 2011 with Hugh Squire, Stewart McConnell

Hidden - 2011

PaulHermes - AltLd - 12/Dec/10 with Tibor

pt09wt - 2nd - 21/Nov/10

Hidden - Solo rpt - 15/Nov/10

daz.graham - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/10 with Peter Holder

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/May/10

simon kimber - Solo rpt - 01/May/10

simon kimber - Solo - Apr/10

Rock Fairy - 2nd - Apr/10 with david

Hidden - Lead rpt - 02/Feb/10

Peter Holder - 2nd - 01/Feb/10 with Nick Valente

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Jan/10

Peter Holder - Lead - 28/Jan/10 with Nick Valente

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 2010


ekaterina sigida - Lead - 2010 with Lewis Vaughan

h-hewlett - 2010

peteJ23 - TR O/S - 12/Dec/09 with Shunt

Mike_Bottom - TR O/S - 17/Oct/09 with Adam Wheeler

Horrible
andrew300169 - Lead rpt - 10/Oct/09

slacky - Lead O/S - 04/Oct/09 with Owen

timbo58 - Lead - 25/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/09

mack1 - 2nd O/S - 18/Jun/09 with TIM WIDDOP

Hidden - Lead β - Jun/09

Hidden - 2nd - Feb/09

Nicos - Solo O/S - 24/Jan/09 with ryan

brockers - 2009

nick ferro - 2009

Hidden - 2009

howlingbaboon - 2nd rpt - 23/Jul/08 with Tuze

kato'sdad - 2nd - 20/Jul/08 with Steve Goodens, Rob Simpson

RobSimmo - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/08 with Steve Goodens, Jon Berry

Hidden - Lead - Mar/08

joshen - Lead - 2008

timreynolds - Lead - 16/Sep/07 with Steve Taylor

Great back and legs chimney at start followed by a plinth rest before a bolder move up the sandstone crack to the top. Good gear.
Lumbering Oaf - 2nd - Sep/07 with James Hoyes

dazbarker - Solo O/S - 25/Aug/07

reg_measures - Solo rpt - 15/Aug/07

mikeyfield - Lead β - 11/Jun/07 with Keef

Hidden - Lead - 01/May/07

Too windy and cold - should've led it!!
mikeyfield - TR O/S - 10/Mar/07 with McKiller

deanj - Mar/07

howlingbaboon - Lead rpt - 24/Sep/06 with Rob

Hidden - Lead rpt - 16/Sep/06

An awesome climb!, much better if laybacked right from the bottom, rather than off the block
howlingbaboon - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/06 with Ruthy

robman - Lead O/S - Apr/06

Chris Sansum - 2006

leathers - 2006

gonzo_ls9 - Lead O/S - 2006 with nol, d dickey

BALD EAGLE - 2nd - 01/May/05 with Richard Williams

antroy - Lead - 25/Apr/04

Whealiebob - 2nd - 25/Aug/03 with Chris

MontyH - Lead O/S - 25/Dec/02 with Mandy hobbs

babymoac - 2nd - 29/Jun/02 with Alan S, Grunt, graham d

hdog76 - 2002

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jul/00

Pete Pozman - Lead rpt - 30/Mar/00

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2000

craig h - Solo rpt - 11/Oct/98

Tenko - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/98

Bug - Lead O/S - 1998 with Robert

jfmchivall - 1998

chrishedgehog - Lead - 27/Apr/97 with Mark Gill

tlr - Solo - 08/Jun/96 with Kim

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Apr/95

rob.grafton - 1995

Rampikino - 2nd - 23/Jun/93

Hidden - 1993

Raggar - Lead - 1993 with Jon B

craig h - 2nd rpt - 26/Apr/92 with Matt Ford

Pete Pozman - 2nd - 29/Feb/92 with John Byrne

Richard White - 1992

Pete Pozman - Solo rpt - 20/Mar/90

Pete Pozman - Solo rpt - 19/Mar/90

Jim Walton - Lead O/S - 1990

Dave Musgrove Jnr - 07/Jan/89 with Dad

Hidden - Solo O/S - 1988

craig h - Solo O/S - 28/Feb/87

Pete Pozman - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/85 with John Byrne

Hidden - Lead O/S - 1985

hazeysunshine - Lead O/S - 1985

charlesmfrench - 2nd O/S - 1980

beaumap - Lead - 22/Jun/79 with Will Armitage

Colin Matheson - AltLd - May/78 with Rev Mike Dunford

Hidden - Solo - 16/Jan/77

Hidden - 2nd - 31/Mar/75

Dave Musgrove - 01/Feb/69

mikej - 2nd - 26/Aug/68 with Wil Hurford

mikej - TR - 21/Aug/66 with Bill Lawrenson, Ted Markham, Nigel Sumner

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 13/Feb/66

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
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Style of ascent

Soloed15 of 136 (11.0%)
Lead58 of 136 (42.6%)
Followed33 of 136 (24.3%)
Toproped6 of 136 (4.4%)
Alt Leads2 of 136 (1.5%)
Unknown22 of 136 (16.2%)

'Climbed'70 of 136 (51.5%)
clean O/S41 of 136 (30.1%)
clean β4 of 136 (2.9%)
clean rpt18 of 136 (13.2%)
dogged2 of 136 (1.5%)
dnf1 of 136 (0.7%)