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Chartreuse** E1 5b

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[Scafell 9 a.m. figures on Chartreuse and Mickledore Grooves., 2 kb]54m, 2 pitches. 1. 27m(5a). Go uo rightwards for about 9m to a hand ledge. Go left and up the shallow groove to a big ldge at the end of Mickledore Grooves pitch 1. 2. 27m(5a). Up to the wide crack.
Robin Smith and D. Leaver 1958

Ticklists: Robin Smith Legacy.

Photo: Scafell 9 a.m. figures on Chartreuse and Mickledore Grooves. © alan moore
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 30 logbooks, and on 8 wishlists.

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Jul/13

Hidden - AltLd - 14/Jul/13

khawk - AltLd O/S - 27/May/12 with DT

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/Apr/11

Seymore Butt - 2009

John Kettle - AltLd O/S - 09/Jun/07

NeilGriffiths - AltLd - May/07 with Dave Garry

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 20/Aug/05

a_radiohead_fan - Lead - Jul/05

The Pylon King - AltLd O/S - Aug/03 with Keith

Hidden - AltLd - 2002

Chris Wright - Lead O/S - Aug/01

David Smith - Lead - 18/Jul/96

John Southworth - Lead O/S - Jul/96

djmarko75 - AltLd O/S - Aug/94

biggianthead - 14/May/94 with C

led first pitch
Tony Little - AltLd O/S - 28/Jul/92 with Scott

Dave Musgrove Jnr - AltLd - 21/Jul/91 with Dad

After walking from Cockley Beck via a route on Esk Buttress.
Dave Musgrove - 21/Jul/91 with David

Hidden - AltLd - 1991

andy gittins - Lead - Jul/90 with crofts

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 16/Oct/88

Mike Owen - 18/Jun/88 with Elaine Owen

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - Lead - 1987 with Jean Williamson

Hidden - AltLd - 29/Jun/86

6th solo on a great day out. The bold slab pitch was ok but I'd forgotten the top pitch was an overhanging crack!
Dave Musgrove - Solo O/S - 08/Jul/84

Bob - AltLd O/S - 09/Jul/83 with M. Lynch

Hammy - AltLd - 18/May/80 with Rob Lawson

Hidden - AltLd - 20/May/78

We didn't really like this much. Seemed quite difficult.
Ian Jones - 2nd O/S - 1978 with Dave Greenald

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
benclimbing, Hidden, ChrisRGX, oliverk, Michael Hood, Dan Lane, Hidden, Ben lad

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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 30 (3.3%)
Lead6 of 30 (20.0%)
Followed2 of 30 (6.7%)
Alt Leads17 of 30 (56.7%)
Unknown4 of 30 (13.3%)

'Climbed'17 of 30 (56.7%)
clean O/S13 of 30 (43.3%)