Central Buttress - Pigott's Route** S 4b
[Kenny tackling the awkward chimney on the penultimate pitch of Pigott's Route, 3 kb]270m. No description has been contributed for this climb.

Ticklists: Connoisseur's Classic Rock, The Baron's Bucket List.

Photo: Kenny tackling the awkward chimney on the penultimate pitch of Pigott's Route © Captain Solo
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This climb is in 22 logbooks, and on 9 wishlists.

plain kitten - 2015

Timothy Miller - Solo O/S - 25/Oct/14

winter ascent
LRob - AltLd O/S - Feb/14

Nemo9 - AltLd - Aug/13 with Jim

First 3 sandstone pitches felt harder (esp p2 - VS?). Not much gear. Traversed right on terrace to peg, then went up quartzite wall (steep) and found own way to top. Possibly a combination of routes
LozM - AltLd - 05/May/12 with Mark J

Finished slightly further right this time, beautiful day.
Captain Solo - AltLd rpt - 03/May/11 with Kenny

Hidden - AltLd - 03/May/11

Hidden - Lead - 02/May/11

Hidden - AltLd - 24/May/08

CurlyStevo - AltLd - 2008

Well.... Clean onsite for the bits of the proper route! Got onto the last pitch of the VS route in the rain and used one piece of aid.
HIGHTOWER - AltLd O/S - 30/Jun/07 with Ben C

Alone on the approach after the loch... and very lonely on the climb in the chimney pitch in the quartzite. It was wet and I was a tad unnerved, preparing myself to downclimb about180m. It all work out fine in the end and it went.
French Erick - Solo - 18/Jun/07

timmy-ts - 2007

timmy-ts - 2007

Captain Solo - Lead - 10/Jun/06 with Karen

Attempted to follow Piggott's Route. Managed this on the lower tier, the guidebook description was rubbish on the upper tier and ended up on something non-recorded for a pitch, then followed someone else's route (Hamilton's?) to the top. Great stuff, reached the summit of the mountain at about 10pm just before sunset.
Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - May/04 with Carmen

malc - 2nd - 29/Aug/00 with Adele

Hidden - 2000

graeme gatherer - 2000

alan moore - 2000

Climbed route on RH side of lower (sandstone) tier, then RH side of upper (quartzite) tier. Amazing!
ill_bill - AltLd - 1993 with Peter Collins, Steve Newman

Mick King - Lead - 03/Sep/91 with Steve Brodie

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
callumwaddell, TrollJester, MightyStew, robahalliday, Pete Barker, markolst

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