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Dovetail** E1 5b

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[Tim Butcher on the crux move on Dovetail, 3 kb]12m. The bridging groove is sustained and interesting. © ROCKFAX
Mark Leach 1982

Photo: Tim Butcher on the crux move on Dovetail © Steven (Swifty)
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 28 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Ste_b1978 - TR - 16/Apr/14 with Dom, Danny

Delicate and precarious, wet hold in the starting crack. Otherwise okay.
andy_e - 2nd O/S - 12/Mar/14 with Ben Phillips

First E1 - I think it would have been fine but the dampness at half height made it quite scary. Glad to get it clean first go.
ben.phillips - Lead O/S - 12/Mar/14 with Mike Gallimore, Andrew Erskine

Seymore Butt - 01/Oct/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/13

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Jun/13

mamboochris - TR - 15/Sep/12 with Bruce

miles01 - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/12

Legionreturns - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/11

4th E1. One greasey damp sloping ledge.
bigglesbutcha - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/11 with Swifty

Hidden - 2nd dog - 28/Jun/11

Simon Holden (LCandCC) - Lead rpt - 28/Jun/11 with Emma

small wires required
Simon Rackley - Lead O/S - Apr/11 with simon holden

steven - Lead β - 10/Aug/10 with Simon Holden

Simon Holden (LCandCC) - 2nd - 10/Aug/10 with Swifty

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/10

alecjcook - TR dnf - 30/Jun/10 with Graham & Onley

ChrisGreen - TR O/S - 11/Sep/09 with John W

wheelo - TR - 11/Sep/09 with pete and chris g

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/May/09

middlevern - Lead O/S - Apr/09 with Emily Ross

steven - 2nd O/S - 02/Jul/08 with Brian Hull

Tony Little - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/07 with Nick B

Butchless1 - 2nd - 04/Jun/07 with Tony

dannyxt - AltLd - 04/May/07 with James Jennings

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/May/07

Marvino - 2nd - Sep/04 with Gemma & Andy

Gimpy86 - Solo rpt - Sep/03

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, ben bainbridge

Voting
Total votes cast 10
hard E20 of 3
E20 of 3
easy E20 of 3
hard E10 of 3
E13 of 3
easy E10 of 3
hard HVS0 of 3
HVS0 of 3
easy HVS0 of 3
hard 5c0 of 3
5c0 of 3
easy 5c0 of 3
hard 5b1 of 3
5b2 of 3
easy 5b0 of 3
hard 5a0 of 3
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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 28 (3.6%)
Lead13 of 28 (46.4%)
Followed7 of 28 (25.0%)
Toproped5 of 28 (17.9%)
Alt Leads1 of 28 (3.6%)
Unknown1 of 28 (3.6%)

'Climbed'9 of 28 (32.1%)
clean O/S14 of 28 (50.0%)
clean β1 of 28 (3.6%)
clean rpt2 of 28 (7.1%)
dogged1 of 28 (3.6%)
dnf1 of 28 (3.6%)