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Virginia Calling* HVS 5a

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The left arete of Wall End Slab to the big ledge, then finishing up the crack (as for Bridges Variation). Barely independent and surely only VS, but pleasant enough.
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This climb is in 32 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Jul/14

Steve Waters, Mynydd - Lead - 13/Jul/14 with Mike Tempest

dannyboy83 - Solo O/S - 06/Jun/14

LJC - Lead O/S - 31/May/14 with Little Ben

Tough start - even if the holds have been "improved".
JohnHutch - Lead - 01/Jul/13 with L

gd303uk - Lead rpt - 26/Jun/13 with David Greenald

Is this even a vs? Compare this route to the brilliant wall end slab route and its hard to understand why it has the grade it does.
gd303uk - 2nd O/S - 19/Jun/13 with Waz

wazzalad20 - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/13 with Graham Dykes, anna henshaw

Brown - Solo - 19/May/13 with Solo

salonikaboulder - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/12

James Oswald - 2nd O/S - 10/Oct/12 with Colin Angus

You have to try really quite hard to make this independent of Wall End Slab, and it's only VS.
victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/12 with James Oswald

deacondeacon - Solo O/S - 08/May/12

Jeromecooper - Lead - 03/Sep/11

Katya - Lead O/S - 13/Aug/11

had seconded before
David Smith - Lead rpt - 17/Apr/11 with cath walton

M Leavy - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/11 with M Henshall

Hidden - 13/Oct/10

popebenedictus - Lead rpt - 16/Sep/10 with Edd Rab

brices - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/10

chrisbussell - Lead O/S - 25/May/10 with Debbie Porter

popebenedictus - 2nd rpt - 23/Apr/09 with Edd Rab

edd rab - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/09 with Ben Harding

popebenedictus - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/09 with Adrian Scott

adrianscott - 2nd - 18/Apr/09 with Ben Harding

daveagriff - Lead - 31/Mar/09 with Tom Hemmings

hembug - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/09 with dave

peteJ23 - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/08 with Jim

One of the worst on Stanage!
Chris Craggs - 2008

Nothing special, definately not HVS
sparkass - Solo O/S - Oct/07

Chris the Tall - Solo rpt - 27/Mar/07

Hidden - 2002

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
gd303uk, Albie

Voting
Total votes cast 22
hard E10 of 8
E10 of 8
easy E10 of 8
hard HVS0 of 8
HVS0 of 8
easy HVS4 of 8
hard VS3 of 8
VS0 of 8
easy VS1 of 8
hard 5b0 of 8
5b0 of 8
easy 5b0 of 8
hard 5a0 of 8
5a5 of 8
easy 5a1 of 8
hard 4c2 of 8
4c0 of 8
easy 4c0 of 8
3 Stars0 of 6
2 Stars0 of 6
1 Star5 of 6
0 Stars1 of 6
Bag of .....0 of 6
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Style of ascent

Soloed5 of 32 (15.6%)
Lead19 of 32 (59.4%)
Followed5 of 32 (15.6%)
Unknown3 of 32 (9.4%)

'Climbed'10 of 32 (31.2%)
clean O/S17 of 32 (53.1%)
clean rpt5 of 32 (15.6%)