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Gift Tolkien S 4a

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[Gift Tolkien at Goblin combe, 3 kb]Not really that great but good if you're bored and in need of a S. Climb a polished right facing groove with good gear.

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This climb is in 119 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/14

climber darlo - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/14 with bronwyn jones

67hours - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/14 with Erinna

Wet as hell, down climbed and waited for it to dry off
Larey - Lead RP - 19/Feb/14

Hidden - Lead - 24/Nov/13

Forgot my rock shoes, climbed in hiking boots.
L_Games - 2nd - 24/Nov/13

lazzaw - Lead - 30/Jun/13 with Jonathan Cook, Jude

Marti999 - 2nd O/S - 05/Jun/13 with Debbie

A lot of suspect rock on this one
clams - Lead - Jun/13 with Catherine

CatMc - 2nd - Jun/13 with clams

Luke Davies - 2nd - 01/May/13

suprisingly tough.
pheotleyr - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/13 with Mike

Mayaculpa - 2nd - 27/Apr/13 with Peter

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Dec/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Dec/12

JCookie - 2nd - 09/Jun/12 with Richard Plater

RiPomc - Lead - 09/Jun/12 with Julie Cooke

Dan_Staff - Lead - 19/May/12 with David Claire

davidclare - 2nd O/S - 19/May/12 with Dan Staff

Hidden - Lead rpt - 15/Apr/12

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead - 11/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead - 11/Apr/12

A couple of loose blocks near top.
maresia - 2nd rpt - 26/Mar/12 with Tim Sanders

luke13 - TR - 03/Mar/12 with Elena, Helen, Hazel, James, Naomi

Jputterill - TR - 03/Mar/12 with Helen, Hazel, Luke, Elena

stoneback - 2nd O/S - 04/Feb/12 with Colin, Helen

wurzelinzummerset - Lead - 07/Jan/12 with Chris

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 07/Jan/12

Hidden - Lead - 02/Nov/11

allykat - 2nd O/S - 16/Oct/11 with Sam

Bonkers Dog - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/11 with Ali

First climb back from injury. Felt quite hard enough, thank you!
bpmclimb - Lead rpt - 02/Oct/11 with Clare

to rescue gear from the white tower.
hms - Lead rpt - 30/Sep/11 with Tom

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/11

Hidden - 2nd - 28/Aug/11

Stuart William - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/11 with Matt Ivory

Pleb - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/11

A few loose holds. lots of gear
kiwi boy - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/11 with Greg K

Deano100 - TR - 08/Jun/11

ali newman ukc - Lead - 02/May/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead - 09/Apr/11

JamesRich - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/11 with Paul Rich

Clay C - 2nd O/S - 04/Mar/11 with Louise

LouiseP - Lead O/S - 04/Mar/11 with Clay

fleapitfan - Lead rpt - 17/Oct/10

Jimmyjimjim - 2nd - 17/Oct/10

Rob did a good job on the lead with gear and such. lol I did it in my sandals
Quarryboy - 2nd rpt - 10/Oct/10 with Rob Stanfield

Cheers Jack,3rd lead now. Lots of gear options.
Stanners - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/10

hms - 2nd rpt - 19/Sep/10 with Jenny

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/10

Nice while it lasted.
Bobling - Lead - 18/Aug/10 with Andy again

duncanl - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/10

AlexD - 2nd - 20/Jun/10 with Ryan

KarlH - Lead - 13/May/10 with Jon B

nice evening climb
gilbert - Lead O/S - 05/May/10 with Pete Field

I thought this was quite good. Short, but the move half way up can be thought provoking. Much more of a severe than 'Hobbit' for sure.
ruaidh - 2nd - 03/May/10 with Josie

paulerussell - 2nd O/S - 18/Apr/10 with Chris Poad & The Stibbster

Bonkers Dog - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/10

timofy - Lead - 12/Apr/10

Ly-Cilph - Lead rpt - 11/Apr/10 with Thomas S

paul1234 - Lead - 09/Apr/10 with meg

joeurwin - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/10 with James Hunt

T ny - 2010

harry40740 - 2nd O/S - 25/Oct/09

gavinpeach - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/09

1 trickey move and the rest is easy
Quarryboy - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09 with Dave Elder

Darrell Read - Lead - 03/Jun/09 with Alistair Everett

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/May/09

gringoloco - Lead RP - 10/May/09 with pins

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2009

Dan B - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/08 with Bev

Bits have fallen off...
Tamlyn - Lead - 25/Aug/08 with Dave Pearson

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Jul/08

Piers - 2nd O/S - 23/Jun/08 with Patrick Hogan

Ly-Cilph - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/08 with Piers C

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/May/08

KarlH - Lead O/S - 11/May/08 with Gemma

Zygoticgema - 2nd O/S - 11/May/08 with KarlH

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

babymoac - 2nd - 26/Apr/08 with Paul Bolton

Ant Man Bee - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/08 with Andy Buckley

maresia - 2nd rpt - 09/Feb/08 with Bernard Stricker

ramblecote - TR dnf - 14/Oct/07 with Adrian, Emma, and Lev

Lev - 2nd O/S - 14/Oct/07 with Emma, Adrian & Helen Ross

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Oct/07

Matt Tranter - Aug/07

bpmclimb - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/07 with Clare

mol - Lead - 18/Apr/07 with Sarah Bough

kat_rocks - 2nd O/S - 15/Apr/07 with Chris Plewa

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Apr/07

Chris Plewa - Lead O/S - Apr/07

Tempest - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/07 with mike kann

Hidden - Lead rpt - 21/Jan/07

some loose rock
Bristoldave - Lead rpt - 14/Jan/07

Jen79 - 2nd - 2007 with Matt Tranter

Dan B - 2nd - Sep/06 with Helen Alderson

maresia - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/06 with Claire Tranter

Salsicha - 2nd O/S - 16/Jul/06

Shezzer - 2nd O/S - 15/Jul/06 with Simon Brown, Jamie O'Hare

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jul/06

Feeling bold - 2nd - 08/Jul/06 with Neil

Hidden - Lead rpt - 07/Jun/06

Digger - Lead rpt - 07/Jun/06 with Aidan

Fat Tim - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/06 with Mark kauntz

Hidden - 2nd - 14/May/06

Hidden - Lead - 28/Apr/06

chiverstom - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/06 with Duncan

leonjones - 2nd - 05/Mar/06 with Darren Cook

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

mike kann - Lead O/S - 2006 with Lawrence Friell

Tamlyn - Lead O/S - 2006

Nice climb.
localboy - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/05 with Clare D

dpmUK - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/05 with Mike Dixon

Digger - Lead O/S - 16/Jan/05 with Sarah Nield

guy xavier percival - Solo O/S - 27/May/04

liz j - Jul/02 with Ian Brown/Rob Johnson

First ever lead!
Jon Didymus - Lead O/S - 05/Jul/92

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Total votes cast 35
hard HS0 of 12
HS0 of 12
easy HS0 of 12
hard S3 of 12
S9 of 12
easy S0 of 12
hard HVD0 of 12
HVD0 of 12
easy HVD0 of 12
hard 4b0 of 13
4b0 of 13
easy 4b1 of 13
hard 4a2 of 13
4a10 of 13
easy 4a0 of 13
hard 3c0 of 13
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easy 3c0 of 13
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 119 (0.8%)
Lead70 of 119 (58.8%)
Followed41 of 119 (34.5%)
Toproped4 of 119 (3.4%)
Unknown3 of 119 (2.5%)

'Climbed'43 of 119 (36.1%)
clean O/S60 of 119 (50.4%)
clean rpt13 of 119 (10.9%)
clean RP2 of 119 (1.7%)
dnf1 of 119 (0.8%)