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Oliverson's Variation and Lyon's Crawl*** VD

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This climb is in 55 logbooks, and on 11 wishlists.

heidavey - AltLd O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Susi

jacko120 - AltLd - 04/Aug/14

Led pitch 2 & 4
anth12 - AltLd O/S - 04/Aug/14 with Matt

Mark D - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/14 with Oli Jeffs

not sure I followed the route the whole way, going by a 1973 guidebook, but a great climb nonetheless
alex toomey - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/14

full duvet jacket conditions, A bit of 'Crimson pirate' to start.
MoWalker3 - AltLd - 16/Nov/13 with Dave, Cormac

BnB - 28/Aug/13

jonny taylor - AltLd O/S - 16/Aug/13 with Andy B

ablackett - AltLd - 16/Aug/13 with Jonny

Lead pitch 1 & 3.
allycat - AltLd - 07/Aug/13 with Patrick Hickie

stev1e.wilso - AltLd - 16/Jun/13 with Steve McCain

Hidden - AltLd - 04/Jun/12

stouffer - Lead - 31/Mar/12

A good wet weather route, it was almost dry when we topped out so no wet weather tick!
Shaw Brown - Lead - 26/Jun/11 with Judith Neaves

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Jun/11

CM1992 - 2nd - Apr/11 with Allan Miller

Recall doing this a few years ago with Howard. Approached via Middlefell Buttress, then a VDiff to the right of Ash Tree Slabs. Was entertaining getting overtaken by a group of 3 en-route!
markhammonds - 2nd β - 2011 with Howard Jones

jjclarke70 - 2nd dnf - 22/Sep/10 with Peter H

Lawrence Eccles - AltLd O/S - 02/May/10 with A. Crook

Hidden - 2010

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Apr/09

cherad - AltLd O/S - 29/Jan/09 with Craig Kitching

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/08

Rog Wilko - AltLd - 21/Sep/08 with Debbie Wilkinson

tobydunford - Solo O/S - 28/Jul/08

superb route
Raggar - AltLd - 23/Jun/08 with Ian M, Jon B

Hidden - AltLd - 25/May/08

Led 1st and third pitch
tiga271 - AltLd - 16/May/08 with Dave

Hidden - Lead - May/08

Hidden - AltLd - 21/Apr/08

Hidden - 2008

A very enjoyable climb.
Gybebunny - AltLd - 30/Sep/07 with Helen, Faye and Daniela

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 29/Sep/07

Dave Wearing - AltLd - 29/Sep/07 with Bedspring.

Howard J - Lead O/S - 05/May/07 with Mark Hammonds

peter myers - AltLd - Nov/06 with Peter Garlik

Dave Wearing - Lead O/S - 09/Sep/06 with Blonde

I had low confodence after not climbing for so long and had to back off the first pitch of Oliverson's Variation.
Jon Wickham - AltLd dog - 25/Jun/05 with Alison Stockwell

victim of mathematics - AltLd O/S - 25/Mar/05 with Rich Cole

keith leonard - 2001 with mum

steve prior - AltLd - Jun/00

EddieA - Solo O/S - 30/Sep/95

stokienomad - AltLd - 17/Sep/94

Hidden - Solo - 04/May/92

John Brayshaw - AltLd O/S - 11/Apr/92 with Chris

Hidden - 1990

Andy Say - Solo - 24/Aug/86

Hammy - Lead - 27/Aug/82

Hammy - Solo - 22/Aug/80

Chris Ellis - 2nd - 07/Aug/77 with Martin Veale, Dave Crookes

Hidden - 2nd - 1977

Peter Main - AltLd - 08/Apr/74 with John Genessy

Hidden - 1973

Hidden - AltLd - 1972

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Style of ascent

Soloed5 of 55 (9.1%)
Lead10 of 55 (18.2%)
Followed7 of 55 (12.7%)
Alt Leads27 of 55 (49.1%)
Unknown6 of 55 (10.9%)

'Climbed'35 of 55 (63.6%)
clean O/S17 of 55 (30.9%)
clean β1 of 55 (1.8%)
dogged1 of 55 (1.8%)
dnf1 of 55 (1.8%)