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Railway Wall VS 4c

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Climb the hand and fist crack to the break, scoot left and finish up the well-positioned final arete. © ROCKFAX
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Alex_Derbyshire - 2nd - 01/Jun/14 with Mark Heighton

colin milton - Lead - 09/Apr/14 with shaun l

adi bryant - Solo O/S - 02/Apr/14

Palmer - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/14 with Andrew Mackie

Hidden - Lead - 25/Jan/14

AidanG - Lead - 2014

Deezel65 - Solo O/S - 31/May/13

DBoothroyd - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/12 with Chris Marsden

Didn't actually use any jamming techniques. Nice move round the arete.
mattwilk - Lead O/S - 22/Jul/12 with Lou

Hidden - Lead rpt - 16/Jul/12

Nice
martroberts - Solo O/S - 10/Jun/12

Calum Wadsworth - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/12 with Carol, Ray Sharples

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/12

fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/12 with deborah

Very tricky start - slab only, not a bad climb.
olster101 - 2nd O/S - 15/Jun/11 with Gemma, Pete

Hidden - Lead - 15/May/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - May/11

timofy - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/11

mark20 - Solo O/S - 02/Sep/10

Feeling bold - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/10 with Egons - Sam

Hidden - Lead - 29/Aug/10

Slick - 2nd - 29/Aug/10 with Isabel Evans

sdkoutdoor - Lead - 28/Aug/10 with Egons - Maria

nick ferro - 25/Jul/10

pwilkie - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/10 with nick ferro

crazy pierre - 2nd O/S - 10/Jul/10 with Rory Juss

Hidden - Lead - 10/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Mar/10

JohnHutch - Lead - 16/Jul/09 with L

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/09

Hidden - 2nd - 06/Jul/09

Seemed very easy. After getting my hands in the break where it goes horizontal, was able to step round to the left side of the arete where there is a massive ledge. Is that right!? Or is that ledge not on route? Seems right on the arete line.
Hedley - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/09 with Aldred Durham

aldred - 2nd O/S - 10/Jun/09 with hedley procter

howlingbaboon - Solo O/S - 28/Sep/08

Exorcised the demons of a previous ascent
popebenedictus - Lead rpt - 10/Sep/08 with Edd Rab

edd rab - 2nd O/S - 10/Sep/08 with Ben Harding

Harder than it looks, and somehow feels bold despite being well protected.
Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/08 with Carmen

Lost a lot of skin in this one!
Shandy - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/08 with Ed Staton

vard - Lead - 11/Jun/08 with Alex Bass

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Feb/08

One route I'd fancied doing for a while. Borrowed a number 5 cam off Ben for this one as it looked quite big near the top of the crack. Turns out my 4 was perfect and lent it to Ben on his ascent. Move out left where the crux is supposidly seemed quite easy? I had gotten both hands on the top of the crack break (steep) then moved out left from there which seemed the obvious line. After that, a bit more protection and a few tricky moves up to the top. Including a quite tricky mantle! Ben clipped his belay loop to the gear on his ascent so I assisted by holding on to him from the top, lieing on my belly and toehooking the top. Lizzie again followed with ease!
Reaver2k - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/08 with Lizzie

Had a bit of an epic. Got gear totally tangled before the top move and had to be assisted by Alan. Thanks! Will have to come back and lead it properly.
popebenedictus - Lead dog - 09/Feb/08 with Phil (redsulike)

easy for the grade
martin48 - 2nd rpt - 01/Dec/07 with dave

phill bentham - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/07

Rampikino - Lead - 01/Apr/07 with Cat

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Oct/06

stevo smith - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/06 with Will A.

John Marsland - Solo - 09/Aug/84

Tom V - 1980

Voting
Total votes cast 44
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VS11 of 15
easy VS4 of 15
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HS0 of 15
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hard 5a0 of 15
5a0 of 15
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hard 4c1 of 15
4c8 of 15
easy 4c0 of 15
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Style of ascent

Soloed6 of 50 (12.0%)
Lead28 of 50 (56.0%)
Followed14 of 50 (28.0%)
Unknown2 of 50 (4.0%)

'Climbed'18 of 50 (36.0%)
clean O/S28 of 50 (56.0%)
clean rpt3 of 50 (6.0%)
dogged1 of 50 (2.0%)