The Plumb* VS 4c
[in the slightly overhung groove/crack of the plumb VS, 3 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

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Photo: in the slightly overhung groove/crack of the plumb VS © scott quinn

PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 171 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

David Wynne - 2nd - 07/Sep/14 with Tony Womersley

Simonfarfaraway - AltLd O/S - 27/Aug/14 with Little B

Little B - AltLd O/S - 27/Aug/14 with Simon

djprepie - AltLd - 27/Aug/14 with stu paton

Hidden - Lead - 23/Aug/14

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 20/Aug/14

Lee Sheard - AltLd rpt - 13/Jul/14 with John Hubbard

dashby - 2nd - 13/Jul/14 with Jonathan Hubbard

peterhubbard - AltLd - 12/Jul/14 with Conrad

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Jul/14

Hidden - 05/Jul/14

Hidden - AltLd - 22/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead rpt - 14/Jun/14

Nigel Coe - AltLd - 27/May/14 with Pete Kelly

Hidden - Lead - 26/May/14

garywong - 2nd O/S - 24/May/14 with Dave Proctor, Dave Farrow

DavidFarrow - AltLd - 24/May/14

Lead P2. Moaned a lot cos I was ill and got David to do confusing things at the belay. Good route too.
dprctr - AltLd - 24/May/14 with garywong, DavidFarrow

Quick raid before the pub, feeling pretty dicey after good partying
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 18/May/14 with Bex

Danny Crump - Lead - 28/Mar/14 with Matt Amos

Matt Amos - 2nd O/S - 28/Mar/14 with Danny Crump

Lead pitch 2
David_Gledson - AltLd O/S - 13/Mar/14 with Rich Timms

Hidden - 2014

Hidden - 2014

Did the Skyline variation to avoid the wet chimney. Pretty good, too. Richard lead P2 in trainers.
Jules Lane - AltLd O/S - 05/Oct/13 with Mynydd Richard W

Pitch 2
ollyroberts - AltLd O/S - 14/Jul/13 with Piers Newton

pitch 1 lead
piersnewton - AltLd O/S - 14/Jul/13 with Olly Roberts

wolverine - Lead O/S - 13/Jul/13 with Caroline Ashman

Thunderthighsontheloose - 2nd O/S - 13/Jul/13 with Mike Hayes

matty123 - Lead O/S - 08/Jul/13 with Robert Ashcroft

Rob Rocket - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/13 with C P Shaw

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Jun/13

P2 steep and good
MarshF - AltLd O/S - 21/Jun/13 with Sophie Gilbert

Sophie Gilbert - AltLd O/S - 21/Jun/13 with Marsh

Lead P2
999thAndy - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13

Lead the scramble (Diff?) up to start of the climb. One entertaining move in the chimney pitch.
AnniH - AltLd O/S - 08/Jun/13 with Andy

Adi Hooper - Lead - 10/Apr/13 with James Mackin

James Mackin - Apr/13

scott quinn - Lead O/S - 10/Mar/13

Stephen Shaw - AltLd - 18/Feb/13 with Ian

foostu4 - Lead O/S - 18/Feb/13 with George Humphery

Tom.Priestley - AltLd O/S - Feb/13 with Scott Quinn

A Mountain Journey - Lead - 2013

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/12

evanofthefell - 2nd - Sep/12

biggianthead - 11/Aug/12 with C

colin smith - Lead - 11/Aug/12 with Phil Kett

55pete55 - 2nd - 05/Aug/12

gb05 - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Bec Hurst, Claire Hoolohan

Claireee - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/12 with Gareth brading

p2 was fun. felt nice and exposed.
DanOsb - AltLd O/S - 03/Jun/12 with ben silvestre

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/May/12

55pete55 - 2nd - 05/May/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/May/12

Fun top pitch
wence - AltLd O/S - 15/Apr/12 with Bethan

tomdude - AltLd O/S - 15/Apr/12 with adrian macleod

Led 1st easy pitch
BethanWhite - AltLd - 15/Apr/12 with Lawrence Mitchell

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 18/Mar/12

Hidden - AltLd - Mar/12

MikeDowsett - 2nd - Mar/12 with Andy Neath

climbing son - Lead O/S - 14/Jan/12 with Rachel Turton

Amazoniangirl - 2nd - 14/Jan/12 with James Turton

Jacob Forshaw - 2nd O/S - 14/Jan/12

Callum Anderson - 2012

1st pitch very easy and nice climbing, pitch 2 however is a very awkward one with a slight over hanging corner roof once past the roof and flake its back to safe mode...good climb
Reedymc - 2nd O/S - 15/Oct/11 with John Proctor

I imagine this is how the classic VSs on Shepherds crag must have been in the 50s before it got crowded and polished.
JdotP - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/11 with Tom Reed, Helen Zamoyski

both pitches
Different Steve - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/11 with Emma Hawkins

lead first pitch, the chimney on 2nd pitch was definatly the crux
Matt Schwarz - AltLd O/S - 15/Aug/11 with tim newton

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/Aug/11

CChafer - AltLd O/S - 14/Jul/11

massive fall on 2nd pitch!
ml_si - AltLd dnf - 14/Jul/11

Rog Wilko - 2nd - 03/Jul/11 with Zoe Wilkinson & Debbie Wilkinson

Peter Metcalfe - AltLd - 20/Jun/11 with Cath Sullivan

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 14/Jun/11

31770 - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/11

Great
Jenny Hall - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/11

Louis Hume - Lead - 11/Jun/11 with Jenny

Hidden - 2nd - Jun/11

Roger Cruse - AltLd O/S - 14/May/11 with Kris

Lee Sheard - AltLd O/S - 24/Apr/11 with Adam

Adam1973 - AltLd rpt - 24/Apr/11 with Lee Sheard

Hidden - Lead - 23/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 16/Apr/11

Adam1973 - AltLd rpt - 09/Apr/11 with Ann S

Ann S - AltLd - 09/Apr/11 with Adam

Hidden - 2nd - 2011

timf - 2011

Glenn Sutcliffe - 31/Aug/10 with Charl

thomasaneurinsmith - Lead - 14/Aug/10 with Jo Clements

Hidden - AltLd - 07/Jul/10

ewen - Solo - 26/Jun/10

Hidden - 2nd - 26/Jun/10

Cath did the 4c pitch
Rachel Somerville - AltLd O/S - 25/Jun/10 with Cath Sullivan

Adam1973 - 2nd - 24/Jun/10 with Chris Tan, Ann S

Ann S - 2nd - 24/Jun/10 with Adam, Chris Tan

Bob P1 me P2.
eldre070 - AltLd O/S - 23/Jun/10 with Bob Henson

Bob P1 me P2.
eldre070 - AltLd O/S - 23/Jun/10 with Bob Henson

Conan - AltLd rpt - 31/May/10

jl - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/10 with Penny

John Pickles - Lead rpt - 18/Apr/10 with Neale Connolly

Hidden - 15/Apr/10

Adam1973 - AltLd O/S - 15/Apr/10 with stewart murray

kato'sdad - Lead - 12/Sep/09 with Jon Lewis

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Sep/09

JWB - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/09 with Jiggi & Jon Gill

crossdressingrodney - AltLd O/S - 23/Jun/09 with rob and jack

tatz45 - AltLd O/S - 07/Jun/09 with Katy Vose

Hidden - AltLd - 04/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/09

Hidden - AltLd - 18/Apr/09

Mike led it in 1 pitch. Crux easier than I remembered.
eldre070 - 2nd O/S - 06/Apr/09 with Mike Martin

mikemartin - Lead - 06/Apr/09

Excellent protection. Steep tho'
Peter Metcalfe - Lead - 06/Apr/09 with John Metcalfe

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 21/Feb/09

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 21/Feb/09

Sean Kelly - 2009

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/08

eldre070 - 2nd O/S - 28/Jul/08 with Dave Rothery

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Jul/08

matt.woodfield - Lead - 17/Jun/08

Ken Taylor - AltLd - 26/May/08 with Chris Michalak

John Pickles - 2nd - 10/May/08 with Chris Ghyllion

jonnie3430 - AltLd O/S - 20/Apr/08 with El Toro

Rog Wilko - AltLd - 04/Feb/08 with Dave Wearing

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Nicos - Lead O/S - 02/Nov/07 with rich mansfield

J1PEF - Lead - Oct/07

ioboy - 2nd - 15/Jul/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/May/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 25/May/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/May/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/07

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Apr/07

Dave Wearing - AltLd - 04/Feb/07 with Rog Wilko

reg_measures - 2nd O/S - 04/Feb/07 with claire salter

deanroberts - Lead O/S - 2007

Rhiannon - 2nd - 22/Jul/06 with Stu

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Jun/06

Bern - 2006

stewart murray - 2006

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 27/Jul/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Jul/05

kickaha4 - 2nd - 15/Jul/05 with Karl Rowe

Trobbo - AltLd - 29/Apr/05 with darren hartley

Hidden - 2nd - 01/Sep/04

Took 2nd, crux pitch
Phil West - AltLd O/S - 30/Apr/04 with Shaun Walby

Hidden - Lead - May/03

Shaw Brown - AltLd - 26/Aug/01 with simon blythe

Andy Say - Lead - 02/May/98

jfmchivall - 1998

biggianthead - 30/May/97 with C, HT

Met Graham at the crag.
AndyP - Lead O/S - 14/Oct/96 with Morag

steve prior - Lead - May/94 with Roz C

Hidden - Lead - 10/Apr/94

Good route, not as fierce as it looks from below. Well protected where it matters.
Rog Wilko - Lead - Sep/93 with Debbie Wilkinson

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/91

Iain Thow - Lead - 23/May/89 with Chris Dodd

BigHairyIan - AltLd O/S - 12/Mar/89 with Alan Lilley (Thug)

PeteCheung - Lead - 1988

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 20/Jul/86

malc - 2nd - 27/Apr/85

ill_bill - AltLd - 1985

biggianthead - Jul/82 with M

Bob - 1982

Hidden - AltLd - 09/Nov/75

Paul Clarke - AltLd - 1972 with FMC

RichardMc - Lead - 1970

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