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Gnome** E1 5b

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A surprisingly superb climb. Ascend the cracked rib on wonderful metamorphic jugs to a perfect rest ledge. The smart groove above is positive and protected by a peg and an RP.
M. Couston 1974
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This climb is in 88 logbooks, and on 9 wishlists.

gurumed - 2nd O/S - 13/Sep/14 with gjd

gjd - Lead rpt - 13/Sep/14 with Gurumed

Alastair R - Lead - 20/Jul/14 with Bong

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Jul/14

freudy_love - 2nd O/S - 06/Jun/14 with Colin Morrison, Squirrel

Classic route,
Sadie - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/14

colin.morrison - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/14 with Squirrel, Paul F

Adam Lincoln - Lead O/S - 04/May/14 with Iain Small

Uisdean hawthorn - 2nd - 20/Apr/14 with Darren

dwisniewski - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/14 with Uisdean

Hidden - Lead - 17/Apr/14

Neil Adams - 2nd rpt - 13/Apr/14 with Ross B

Dr Toph - Solo rpt - 24/Sep/13

Tricky crux, but over too soon.
salix - 2nd - 24/Aug/13 with stu

Nice climbing. Bit of a one move wonder. Didn't feel very 5c to me.
stugreen75 - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/13 with Will

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 18/Jul/13

E1 5c. Some good moves at the crux.
Lawrie Brand - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/13 with Patrick Mcbride

Ross Barnes - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13 with James

Cracking little crux section.
Tim Hamlet - Lead - 02/Jun/13

yehti - 2nd - 02/Jun/13 with Tim Hamlet

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead - 29/May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/13

robertmichaeladams - 2nd - 20/Apr/13 with Sam

captain - 2013

Antd - 2nd - 29/Sep/12 with Dominic Jeff, Liza Wolfson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Aug/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/12

madeleine - Lead - 26/May/12 with Mike, Ross

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 22/May/12

Jenny Crook - 2nd - 29/Apr/12 with Felicity Muth, Andy Woolston

cat22 - 2nd rpt - 15/Apr/12 with Mike

gjd - 2nd - 18/Mar/12 with Sam Burns

centurion05 - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/12 with The boy

IceBun - 2nd - 25/Feb/12 with dave o

Seconded a few years ago
dave o - Lead - 25/Feb/12 with Neil M

Anna_wells - 15/Feb/12 with TIM

Tim_Gomersall - Lead - Feb/12 with ANNA

centurion05 - Lead - 09/Aug/11 with patch

Hidden - Lead - 21/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Apr/11

Took me a few climbs up and down to the ledge to get the bottle to climb the crux.
GraemeDiack - Lead O/S - 17/Apr/11

KeithAlexander - 2nd β - 16/Apr/11 with Graeme Diack

BrettB - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/10 with mshorter

burto - Lead rpt - 24/Jun/10 with rozzy

mshorter - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/10 with dunc

Hidden - 2nd - 02/May/10

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Apr/10

henwardian - Lead O/S - 2010

grade is a bit off for this one. maybe E1 5a? 5b? but not 5c.
whistler - 2nd rpt - 01/Oct/09 with Dangerous Dave

Piece of piss. E1 5a. Good couple of moves though.
Dangerous Dave - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/09 with Polish Pete

sadams - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/09 with Eric Hildrew

Quite a tricky crux but a good warm up
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 29/Aug/09 with Emily

Dr Toph - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/09 with Lex

Gustav - 2nd O/S - 16/Aug/09 with James H and Tom N

cat22 - 2nd - 01/Aug/09 with Mike

HIGHTOWER - Lead O/S - 02/May/09 with Dave Gleave, Liz

liz-264 - 2nd - 02/May/09 with Hightower

gforce - Lead - 26/Apr/09 with Adrian

cool climb
whistler - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/09 with Andrew Gibbon

BRUCESTRAC - 2009 with Chris Cracknell,Various

burto - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/08 with hertha

jazzyjackson - Lead - 23/Aug/08 with Ian Jones

Superb, a real nice surprise.
Ian Jones - 2nd β - 23/Aug/08 with Jason Moffat

Neil Adams - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/08 with Ally F

Emily's hangover was pretty bad so she got worked, classic E1 5c, one hard move near good gear...similar to Death's Head but not quite as good...
Chad123 - AltLd rpt - 25/May/08 with Emily

Fultonius - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/08 with Andy Inglis

andyinglis - 2nd - 18/Apr/08 with Ally Fulton

jonskippy - 2nd β - Apr/08 with Tam

TrollJester - AltLd - 2008 with done many routes umpteen times

jess - Lead O/S - 2008 with martin

figfour - Lead - 2007

dodfoster - Lead O/S - 09/Nov/06 with dave biggin

Chad123 - AltLd O/S - Sep/06 with Viv

whispering nic - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/06 with Swiss Tony

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/06

dave o - 2nd O/S - Aug/05 with Jon Yearsley

barney_edin - 2005

greenroom - Lead O/S - 2000

IanD353 - Lead O/S - Aug/99 with Howard

Reachy at the base
Roy Stuart - Lead O/S - 1994 with Alex Thomas

Yourlead - 2nd dog - 29/Jul/90 with Doug Rennie

mark mcgowan01 - 1987

Hamish Leslie - Lead O/S - 1987

cam1401 - Lead O/S - Oct/86

Lone Rider - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/84 with roger Everett

redjerry - Lead O/S - Oct/79 with Jim Melrose

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
benclimbing, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, cogg13, ascii.abuse, Ian Jones

Voting
Total votes cast 49
hard E20 of 18
E20 of 18
easy E21 of 18
hard E11 of 18
E115 of 18
easy E11 of 18
hard HVS0 of 18
HVS0 of 18
easy HVS0 of 18
hard 5c0 of 13
5c2 of 13
easy 5c7 of 13
hard 5b0 of 13
5b4 of 13
easy 5b0 of 13
hard 5a0 of 13
5a0 of 13
easy 5a0 of 13
3 Stars0 of 18
2 Stars12 of 18
1 Star5 of 18
0 Stars1 of 18
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 88 (1.1%)
Lead47 of 88 (53.4%)
Followed31 of 88 (35.2%)
Alt Leads4 of 88 (4.5%)
Unknown5 of 88 (5.7%)

'Climbed'34 of 88 (38.6%)
clean O/S41 of 88 (46.6%)
clean β3 of 88 (3.4%)
clean rpt9 of 88 (10.2%)
dogged1 of 88 (1.1%)