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[Climbing out of the Winspit gloom, 3 kb]The left-most line on the Quarryman's Wall which, tackles the short flake-crack and corner-line left of The Genius of S.K. © ROCKFAX
Most left hand route on quarrymans wall. The short flack/crack and corner line left of 'The genius of SK'.
Marti Hallett 27/Jan/2008

Photo: Climbing out of the Winspit gloom © phantom whistler
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This climb is in 98 logbooks, and on 4 wishlists.

mickd - Lead O/S - 25/May/14

Decided to top-rope this after Stevie and Si both complaining about it not being worthwhile on lead. Actually really enjoyed it, should have led it instead. Nice lay-backing at the top and interesting moves to gain the upper crack. Think the beta from watching the 2 previous leads helped though.
SuperLee1985 - TR O/S - 24/May/14 with simon gale, stevie lee

jopayne1988 - Lead dog - 15/May/14

KDhruev - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/14

Hidden - Lead dog - 02/Sep/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/13

Philoosh - Lead RP - 20/Jul/13

elliotrochester - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/13

Sophie Nunn - Lead O/S - 22/Jun/13 with Martin

philmcf - Lead - May/13

Rokmunky - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13 with Trannum

trannumrahim - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13 with Rich

A montero - Lead O/S - 2013

slugger5uk - Lead - 2013

tomendean - TR - 02/Dec/12

Requires strength & endurance but is very short.
ElBarto - 2nd O/S - 02/Dec/12 with Tom Langman

AlexD - Lead rpt - 28/Nov/12 with Marti

Marti999 - Lead rpt - 28/Nov/12 with Alex Dennis

Kevster - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/12

garethm - 2nd O/S - 28/Jul/12

Harry_Pymont - Lead dog - 28/Jul/12 with sam craddock

mattparratt - Lead - Jul/12

Did far better than last time.
Fatclimber - Lead dog - 02/Jun/12 with Lee

great route, loads of hand jams - almost like being back on the grit!
pippa_g - 2nd O/S - 15/May/12 with Scott Titt

1 fall 1 rest
Jim Malo - Lead - 05/May/12 with Steve Fatclimber

Fatclimber - Lead dog - 05/May/12 with Jim Malo

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 15/Apr/12 with Tom Starks

short but fun
tomshanti - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/12 with Alan Blanchflower

Graham Westbrook - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 10/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead dog - 23/Jan/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jan/12

Hidden - Lead - 2012

dale1968 - Lead dnf - 26/Nov/11 with Tom

Warren Earle - Lead rpt - 18/Nov/11 with Nev

risby - Lead dnf - 03/Aug/11 with Paul Jackson

Hidden - Lead dog - 05/May/11

The secret foot hold is now gone after I put my full weight on it!!! Oops. Came down afterwards and started again. Don't think it has changed the grade.
gibsond - Lead rpt - 05/May/11 with Viorel Chicu

gibsond - Lead rpt - 28/Apr/11 with Viorel Chicu, Mungo Etwo

Hidden - Lead dog - 28/Apr/11

Tightsgirl - Lead - 17/Apr/11 with Roscoe Hart

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 12/Apr/11 with Darrell Gibson

gibsond - Lead rpt - 12/Apr/11 with Alan Blanchflower

Hidden - 2nd - 17/Mar/11

Marcin78 - Lead - Mar/11 with Paul Ingate

Popped off one the crux.
gibsond - Lead dog - 23/Jan/11 with Alan Blanchflower

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 23/Jan/11 with Darrell Gibson

Jonathan Emett - Lead O/S - 12/Dec/10 with mike pinney

Gareth - Lead O/S - 16/Jul/10 with Mark

montymoo - Lead - 16/Jul/10 with Gareth

Warren Earle - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/10 with Nev

timharrison - Lead rpt - 06/Jul/10 with Jo Chia

Sami Mandeel - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/10

el_monty - Lead RP - 06/Jun/10 with Sami

uncontrollable - Lead RP - 06/Jun/10 with Oli, Mark J

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 03/Jun/10 with Frodo Stickel

uncontrollable - 2nd dnf - 03/Jun/10 with Alan B

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 20/May/10 with Karensa Lawrie, Viskii Chicu

Hidden - TR dog - 20/May/10

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 06/May/10 with Viskii Chicu

Hidden - Lead dog - 06/May/10

jtree03 - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/10 with Adrian

The Ivanator - Lead - 02/Jan/10 with Mark

Hidden - Lead O/S - 31/Oct/09

SuseH - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/09 with Iain

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

Mattzx6r - Lead O/S - Sep/09 with Declan Hillier

Ade7 - Lead dog - 31/Aug/09 with Karl

Good little route.
KarlH - Lead - 31/Aug/09 with Portland Party Group

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 23/Aug/09 with Colin Cook

AlexD - Lead O/S - 07/Aug/09 with joeurwin

Monkey_Alan - Lead rpt - 05/Jul/09 with Des Jerman

Indy Nile - Lead dog - 05/Jul/09 with Alan Blanchflower

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/09 with Alice

Monkey_Alan - Lead dog - 05/Apr/09 with Paul Stevens, Jill Stevens

Phil Belcher - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/09 with Dad

vertigo - Lead β - 07/Feb/09 with Mark Ryder

MarkRyder - Lead RP - 07/Feb/09 with Rich

jamespilgrim - Lead dog - 07/Feb/09 with Mark

Hidden - 2009

Alex More - Lead - 2009

londondavid - 2009

londondavid - 2009

timharrison - Lead rpt - 28/Dec/08 with Pete

timharrison - Lead O/S - 14/Dec/08 with Trevor Macalonan

trevor macalonan - Lead RP - 14/Dec/08 with Tim

trev_f - Lead O/S - 31/Oct/08 with Alex M

KarlH - Lead dog - 15/Aug/08 with Gemma

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/08 with Jamie Ward

Hidden - 11/Jun/08

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 06/May/08

nice new route, 5+ seems fair, a fair bit of laybacking which i like.
MontyH - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/08 with Paul Milton

Rob Kennard - 02/Feb/08 with Matt Ridgway

hippo99 - Lead O/S - Feb/08 with rob kennard

Marti999 - Lead β - 27/Jan/08 with Tom Thorp

Hidden - 2008

brian watson - Lead O/S - 2008 with scott titt

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, marcduhig, nick hawkins, Hidden

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Style of ascent

Lead84 of 98 (85.7%)
Followed5 of 98 (5.1%)
Toproped3 of 98 (3.1%)
Unknown6 of 98 (6.1%)

'Climbed'19 of 98 (19.4%)
clean O/S36 of 98 (36.7%)
clean β2 of 98 (2.0%)
clean rpt17 of 98 (17.3%)
clean RP5 of 98 (5.1%)
dogged16 of 98 (16.3%)
dnf3 of 98 (3.1%)