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[Warming up for the day, 3 kb]An appealing climb that follows the flowstone sheet left of a shallow corner. Start on the left and move up to a good hold before stepping right into the corner. Continue up the corner and wall above to finish. © ROCKFAX
On the New Cuttings cliff. The flowstone slab to the right of Leer of Beethoven.
Scott Titt

Photo: Warming up for the day © badwabbit
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 267 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

pdhammond - Lead dog - 23/Jul/14 with Guy Miller

Jon Thorne - Lead O/S - 19/Jul/14

Fell off the start the first time. Then found a much better way. Great fun laybacking moves!
francesfromedinburgh - Lead RP - 10/Jul/14

the ant hill mob - TR dog - 13/Jun/14

Gemma_Penny - Lead β - 26/May/14

derryclimbs - Lead O/S - 24/May/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/May/14

hipyhop - Lead O/S - 04/May/14 with Cherelle

Lazytraveller - Lead O/S - 04/May/14 with Chloe Mead

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead - 26/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead - 25/Apr/14

WillRobertson - Lead β - 11/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead - 11/Apr/14

Rupey - Lead rpt - 05/Apr/14 with alan

Ian JL - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/14

Hidden - TR - 16/Mar/14

Semtex - Lead dog - 09/Mar/14 with Chris

mrtall - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Matthew Hockham

mrtall - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Semtex

bede.west - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/14

tennantbell - Lead - 01/Feb/14 with Pedro

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Jan/14

Sophie Nunn - Lead O/S - 19/Jan/14 with Brian

brian watson - Lead O/S - 19/Jan/14 with Sophie Nunn

timmyhobby - Lead O/S - 29/Dec/13

pezzerrr - Lead O/S - 26/Dec/13

GDS - Lead O/S - 08/Dec/13 with BCC

dale1968 - TR - 31/Oct/13 with Tom

Big Lee - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/13 with Anna Kennedy

annak - TR O/S - 27/Oct/13 with Lee Harrison

Charlotteking - TR RP - 26/Oct/13 with Tom

magsb - 2nd dog - 05/Oct/13 with Mike Doyle

TiffTiff - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/13 with Sam Leach

PawelP - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/13 with Spleen

ian2707 - 21/Jul/13 with Kyle, Pete

JDG2428 - Lead - 21/Jul/13

gr0c0 - 21/Jul/13 with Ian

Peterb23 - Jul/13

trannumrahim - Lead - 30/Jun/13 with Ewan Panter

davemcummings - Lead O/S - 30/Jun/13 with Cliff, Alyssa

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/13

Jenben - 29/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/13

gringo1804 - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/13 with David Havenhand

Direct start.
The Ivanator - Lead rpt - 15/Jun/13 with Sean

Graham Booth - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/13 with Natalie Treadgold

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/13

Warren Earle - Lead O/S - 27/May/13 with Nev

Rassapotimus - Lead dog - 24/May/13 with ellie

johnl - Lead - 13/May/13 with Tom, Mark

Jim Malo - Lead - 12/May/13 with Mark

KDW - Lead dog - 09/May/13 with Mike

matthewpwilson - TR dog - 06/May/13 with Simon T

Found this one tough. Had to rest a few times
stranter - Lead dog - 06/May/13 with Matt Wilson

M Bryan - Lead O/S - 02/May/13 with Chris Mock

KDhruev - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/13

shaws - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/13

Hidden - 20/Apr/13

timharrison - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/13 with Matt Carwardine

mattc - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/13 with tim

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 04/Feb/13 with Martin

wurzelinzummerset - Lead rpt - 02/Feb/13 with Nick

First climb for months - challenging start but not so bad once established.
Willbur - Lead O/S - 16/Jan/13 with Ben Lesworth

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead O/S - 16/Dec/12 with Steph

Steph Roberts - Lead O/S - 16/Dec/12 with Sam

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Dec/12

Brian H - Lead rpt - 09/Dec/12 with Kafoozalem

Jobbo - Lead rpt - 09/Dec/12 with Leon. D, Matt Carwardine

Started the corner directly taking in the crux moves of Limbo Dancer (F5+).
The Ivanator - Lead O/S - 18/Nov/12 with Ric, Alan

wurzelinzummerset - Lead O/S - 18/Nov/12 with Ivan, Ric

bonelessivar - Lead O/S - 18/Nov/12 with ivan, Alan

el_monty - Lead rpt - 31/Oct/12 with amy horton

Jobbo - Lead rpt - 21/Oct/12 with Matt Carwardine

laura wilson - Lead - 22/Sep/12 with matthewpwilson

matthewpwilson - Lead dog - 22/Sep/12 with Laura

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/12

Gavdee1 - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/12

jhsp - 2nd O/S - 16/Sep/12

sullyfish - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/12 with ashly hore

Jobbo - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/12 with Leon. D, Matt Carwardine

arandall - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/12 with Wendy Matthews

Wendy Watthews - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/12 with arandall

I actually found this more of a challenge than the 5+ routes... the initial start is pretty tricky
Markmclimby - TR dog - 04/Aug/12 with Dan_F

saalty - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/12 with Andy S, Lynsey, Terri, eddy, colin

evel - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/12 with Terri, Alex

terri mc - Lead β - 21/Jul/12 with John, Lynsey Eve, Andy Shardlow, Colin, Eddy, Alex

'The Potts' - 2nd β - 21/Jul/12 with terri mc

Hidden - Lead - 14/Jul/12

Hidden - TR O/S - 30/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 30/Jun/12

sammycolon - 30/Jun/12

cameron_hall - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/12 with Michael Bedington

Hidden - Lead rpt - 04/Jun/12

gazfellows - TR - 03/Jun/12 with Miquel, Anna, Billy nic, steff

srowlandx11 - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12

Hidden - Lead - 12/May/12

adamjeffs - Lead O/S - 03/May/12

Alex Bryant - Lead O/S - May/12

georgenvk - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/12 with martina

Days on Rock - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/12 with Simon

georgedunton - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/12

philhaigh - Lead rpt - 03/Apr/12 with Natalie Haigh

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 02/Apr/12 with Nicola Pettit

SamStokes - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/12 with Emily Stokes

Stefan_Morris - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/12 with AndrewJamesCherry

Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 22/Jan/12 with Alex More, Lee Mercer

AndrewJamesCherry - Lead β - 2012

petecox84 - 2012

Andyh83 - Lead O/S - 20/Nov/11

nataliehaigh - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/11 with Lora Townsend, Matt Ridgway, Phil Haigh

philhaigh - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/11 with Lora Townsend, Matt Ridgway, Natalie Haigh

Joe Black - Lead β - 02/Oct/11

Alex Norman - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/11

DaveBillingham - Lead β - 27/Sep/11

mattc - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/11

ilch - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/11

Dave 88 - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/11 with John Willson

jimecallaw - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11 with ADRIAN, David, Danny

adrianchandler - TR O/S - 30/Jul/11

Dannywallcrawler - TR O/S - 30/Jul/11 with David, jim wallace

Nice climb, never encountered flowstone before
dereke12000 - Lead - 19/Jun/11 with Rich

went back and lead it.
omniscient_penguin - Lead β - 19/Jun/11 with Claudio

I'm sure I've lead this before....
omniscient_penguin - TR rpt - 18/Jun/11 with Jonathan Emett

Hidden - Lead rpt - 16/Jun/11

Chris Redding - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/11 with Daniel Wicks

Mr Tumness - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/11

cragfox - TR - Jun/11

Hidden - TR RP - Jun/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - Jun/11

dmaldonado - Lead O/S - 31/May/11 with Chris Mock

Ducks Rock - TR - 29/May/11 with Richard Fisher

First sport lead done!
PeteBall - Lead O/S - 29/May/11

carlgodfrey - Lead O/S - 29/May/11

First lead outside! A nice little climb
AgentStarling - Lead β - 29/May/11 with James Ellis

Ducks Rock - TR - 23/May/11 with Dan

Dandan82 - Lead O/S - 23/May/11 with Zoe

mm1982 - Lead O/S - 14/May/11

Jonathan Emett - Lead rpt - 07/May/11 with stevolan

Rupey - Lead O/S - 06/May/11 with Jonathan

Dan_F - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/11

Vee - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/11

Jonathan Emett - Lead O/S - 16/Apr/11 with stevegrape

Dave89 - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/11 with Laura

pdhammond - Lead dog - 29/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead - 27/Mar/11

kim.mulji - Lead dog - 26/Mar/11

Hidden - 24/Mar/11

callans - TR β - 19/Feb/11 with Katie Preston

Hard Start
katiep - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/11 with Callan

Hidden - Lead - 23/Jan/11

samtucker - TR β - 22/Jan/11 with Sam Ferguson

Marti999 - Lead rpt - 11/Jan/11 with Rob Kennard

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Jan/11

Matt250 - 2nd β - 2011

Boogs - Lead β - 2011

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Dec/10

MarkRyder - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/10 with Lee

Rokmunky - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/10 with Allan Evans

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/10

Milne - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/10 with mark evans

steve taylor - Lead - 29/Aug/10

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead β - 16/Aug/10 with Vanessa Procktor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10

Ed morris - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/10 with ronan

EmilyElouise - Lead O/S - Aug/10

Stone_donkey - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/10 with Kevin Faux

davenev - Lead β - 04/Jul/10 with luke

Bisteris - Lead dog - 30/Jun/10 with Jules Hargreaves

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Jun/10

benvowles - 2nd - 26/Jun/10

Hardcore Howlett - Lead O/S - Jun/10 with Ashleigh Binnie

AirAshby - Lead O/S - 22/May/10 with Vicki Rice

Hidden - Lead - 19/May/10

LukeyG - Lead - May/10 with Nath

scottjowett - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10 with trevor macalonan

SuseH - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Scott Jowett

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

Hidden - Lead rpt - 18/Apr/10

Emma-Louise Anderson - Lead - 18/Apr/10 with Chris Bailey

Quiddity - Lead rpt - 02/Apr/10 with Curious Yellow

Hidden - Lead rpt - 02/Apr/10

MontyH - Lead - 14/Mar/10 with lee

benwhit - Lead - 07/Mar/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/Mar/10

Alex More - Lead O/S - 19/Feb/10 with Jon Howell

candicegallab - Lead β - 2010

candicegallab - Lead β - 2010

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Dec/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Nov/09

Monkey_Alan - Lead O/S - 08/Nov/09 with Paul Stevens

Mowglee - Lead O/S - 05/Nov/09 with Mark

dale1968 - Lead O/S - 17/Oct/09 with Tom

geniune portland slab climb
Quiddity - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/09 with Curious Yellow

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/09

jimecallaw - Lead O/S - 19/Sep/09

gejones - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Sean

michael burrows - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/09 with mike doyle, margaret

Lallylandslider - 2nd O/S - 11/Sep/09 with michael doyle, michael burrows

FrostyWebb - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/09 with Axel

Noodles - Lead - 05/Sep/09 with Sam Thame

Lovely but f4??
DrGav - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/09 with Wendy

julian allen - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/09

chalk bunny - Lead O/S - Jul/09 with Chris Warmington

clgladiator - Lead O/S - 28/May/09 with Ducky

Hidden - Lead rpt - 24/May/09

Hidden - Lead rpt - 09/May/09

Hidden - Lead rpt - 09/May/09

MontyH - Lead O/S - 02/May/09 with Pete Frost and Paul Milton

Team ascent post stag night out for Padget!
Wilbur - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09 with George

Hungover team ascent with BBQ.
catt - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/09 with George

leonjones - Lead - 19/Apr/09 with Julie Woods

Hidden - TR - 18/Apr/09

Richard Gilbert - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead dog - 05/Apr/09

Hidden - Lead dog - 05/Apr/09

el_monty - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/09

JimBee - Lead O/S - Apr/09

AndyM-LVB - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/09 with Nicolas Tardy

nick hawkins - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/09

Hidden - Lead - Mar/09

archiecb - Lead β - 21/Feb/09

Reeges - Lead β - 07/Feb/09 with Nick Saunders

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Feb/09

llevick - Lead O/S - 11/Jan/09 with ebastock

ebastock - 2nd - 10/Jan/09 with Lisa Levick

mattparratt - Lead - 2009

Alex More - Lead - 2009

mark_wellin - Lead O/S - 2009

candicegallab - TR β - 2009

sthame - 2nd O/S - 2009

scorpia97 - Lead O/S - 30/Dec/08 with Paul

With friends at Cuttings Main Cliff and New Cuttings
richardadventurecafe - TR - 29/Nov/08

trev_f - Lead O/S - 23/Nov/08 with Jon B

Rob Kennard - 15/Nov/08 with Andy Schofield

Hidden - Lead - 25/Oct/08

jl - Lead O/S - 12/Oct/08 with Penny

tobydunford - Lead β - 11/Oct/08 with Lisa Paling

lisapaling - Lead O/S - 11/Oct/08 with Toby Dunford

julian allen - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/08

rhino_bill - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/08 with Richard Dagnan

CosmosKey - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/08 with Sheena

griff90 - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/08

Phil Belcher - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/08

jamessiddle - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/08 with Rich

trevor macalonan - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/08 with Richy

Hidden - TR O/S - 14/Aug/08

Emma-Louise Anderson - Lead rpt - 01/Aug/08 with Phil Wragg

Emma-Louise Anderson - Lead rpt - 12/Jul/08 with Tom Beaumont, Hannah Westwood

AlexD - Lead - 23/Jun/08 with joeurwin

joeurwin - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/08 with alex

Highly enjoyable with some sweet slabby manoeuvers and not too difficult.
alexrp - Lead - 10/Jun/08 with Lee R

omniscient_penguin - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/08 with Steve

Hidden - Jun/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/May/08

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 24/May/08 with Jemma

soloed to the top after previous leads and abseiled from the lower off
leemaybr05 - Solo β - 12/May/08 with tam

vertigo - Lead O/S - 03/May/08 with Cat Higgs

This is actually an old trad route called Elephant on Roller Skates.
steve taylor - 03/May/08 with Jon Howell

Hidden - Lead - 03/May/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2008

Ben Thorne - Lead O/S - 2008 with John Pullin

Adam Perrett - Lead O/S - 2008 with Mick Ward, Sarah Perrett, John Leonard

hutchay - Lead O/S - 2007

Kevster - Lead - 1996

FA, trad.
Nigel Coe - 2nd - 05/Mar/89 with Scott Titt

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Style of ascent

Soloed1 of 267 (0.4%)
Lead223 of 267 (83.5%)
Followed10 of 267 (3.7%)
Toproped22 of 267 (8.2%)
Unknown11 of 267 (4.1%)

'Climbed'53 of 267 (19.9%)
clean O/S152 of 267 (56.9%)
clean β22 of 267 (8.2%)
clean rpt22 of 267 (8.2%)
clean RP3 of 267 (1.1%)
dogged15 of 267 (5.6%)