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Stretcher Wall* E1 5c

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[Richard Pow on Stretcher Wall, E1 5b, 2 kb]Good (and reachy) climbing up the left-hand side of the face. Start up the black right-facing flake then climb more or less directly up the wall. Easier for the tall. © ROCKFAX
6a for short climbers

Photo: Richard Pow on Stretcher Wall, E1 5b © SteveO
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This climb is in 129 logbooks, and on 6 wishlists.

stugreen75 - Lead rpt - 22/Mar/14 with Matty Ray

Reachy couple of moves, the rest is a romp.
stugreen75 - Lead O/S - 10/Mar/14 with dominic jeff

Start very difficult and reachy. Had many attempts at the start. One rest on gear on the first break.
blackreaver - Lead dog - 09/Mar/14 with Rob, Tom L

Had to Lock off below my shoulder to reach intermediate holds at one point, definitely reach dependent (difficulty wise). Fun though :)
Macleod - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with anthony

watson.b - 2nd dog - 19/Feb/14 with rich

LHumble - 2014

Hidden - 2nd - 2014

lcullum7 - 2nd - 05/Oct/13 with James Thompson

Richard Fletcher - Lead dog - 10/Jul/13 with Ben Watson

watson.b - 2nd dog - 10/Jul/13 with rich

Matt Poole - Lead O/S - 29/Jun/13

mikecollins - Lead O/S - 21/Jun/13 with Laura D

Pohil - 03/Jun/13

Excellent route. Really reachy. Top end of 5c? Brill!!
climberchristy - Lead rpt - 26/May/13 with Ben Cole

Simnel - TR - 05/May/13 with John H, katyhope, Ian

IanHope - TR dog - 05/May/13 with John Haxton

katyhope - TR dog - 05/May/13 with John Haxton

duzinga - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/13

wouldnt want to be any shorter than I am!
Dr Toph - Solo O/S - 17/Feb/13

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Feb/13

jonny taylor - 2nd - 04/Nov/12 with Graham

tmawer - 2nd O/S - 01/Nov/12 with Jaime Robertson

robertmichaeladams - 2nd - 20/Oct/12 with Andy H

Harry Holmes - Lead O/S - 20/Aug/12 with Joanna

Matt Poole - Lead dog - 29/Jul/12 with Paulina Pilarska

pmurdy - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/12 with Jonny Reay

pete1993 - 2nd O/S - 07/Jul/12 with paul

ushi - 2nd - 04/Jun/12 with Andy Marshall

MDowson - Lead rpt - 19/May/12 with Jonathon Powell

Hidden - TR dog - 28/Apr/12

got pumped fiddling gear just after the crux, surprisingly steep! will be a doddle with beta
The Big Sender - Lead dog - 31/Mar/12 with morgan trigg

Liam Ingram - 2nd O/S - 31/Mar/12 with Tom E

allyrocke - 2nd O/S - 31/Mar/12 with Fergus Cuthill

barni - 25/Mar/12 with Ami

Jayson Keable - 2nd O/S - 14/Jan/12 with John

arrang - Lead - 2012

MDowson - 2nd rpt - 19/Nov/11 with sam webb

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/11

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Oct/11

yarbles - Lead - 07/Oct/11 with James

Hidden - Lead - 01/Oct/11

Hidden - 2nd dog - 25/Sep/11

Craig McMahon - Lead dnf - 18/Sep/11 with Patch

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Sep/11

MDowson - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/11 with Tom pitchforth

Ginger McGrath - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/11 with emily roo

Neil Anderson from Hilton - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/11 with Tracey K

andybirtwistle - Solo - 13/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/11

Good wall climbing... Not sure whether the start was tricky, reachy, plain ard or all three! Got there in the end though and romped to victory.
Cragrat Rich - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/11

PiotrB - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/11

Laurence Everitt - Lead O/S - 31/May/11 with Ewan Irvine, Mark D

Mark D - 2nd O/S - 31/May/11 with Laurence Everitt

jonny taylor - Lead rpt - 16/Apr/11 with Matt

mr_nsglover - Lead O/S - Mar/11

A really nice route with a couple of big moves, then some fun jugs. Plenty of good gear....
Chad123 - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/11 with Kiwi Steve, Emily

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2011

backpack - 2011

Took several abortive attempts to find out which of the various ways of dealing with that first long reach was going to work
jonny taylor - Lead - 13/Oct/10 with Mike

Got on 2nd attempt
a13x - Lead RP - 10/Oct/10 with Matthew Gibbings

Does exactly what it says on the tin.
Alex Winter - Lead O/S - 10/Oct/10 with A. Peace

jonnie3430 - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/10 with Andru, Venla

oliwarlow - Lead - 16/Aug/10 with Ian

pudding - 2nd O/S - Aug/10 with john phethean

jev - Lead O/S - 18/Jul/10 with HWUMC

NaomiHart - 2nd dog - 03/Jun/10 with Mark Hawkins

hawkins321 - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/10 with naomi hart

Nick Sillem - Lead rpt - 26/May/10

duncman - Lead O/S - 15/May/10

Name sums it up well
David Bulley - Lead O/S - 15/May/10 with Nathan Gibson

Hidden - 2nd - 15/May/10

definately felt 6a for my stature :p - right at the extent of my reach! great route tho - gear where its needed- easy to finish
Woodiee - 2nd O/S - 03/May/10 with Dave Smith

Alison2 - 2nd dog - May/10 with matthew154

the real dave - Lead β - Apr/10 with Karl Wood

some really cool (and long) moves
robertmichaeladams - Lead - 21/Mar/10 with Ben

awesome, pretty length dependent
tomdude - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/10 with fede

gypsy3006 - Lead O/S - 2010

nickcanute - Lead O/S - 2010

nickcanute - Lead O/S - 2010

Hidden - Solo - 2010

scott gibson - 2010

frenchpeter - Lead - 2010

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Oct/09

NaomiHart - 2nd dog - 21/Aug/09 with Peter Hart

PeteH - Lead O/S - 21/Aug/09 with Naomi Hart

Daniel Sutherland - TR RP - 10/Jul/09 with wendy

fell off once on second big reach
andrew sandercock - 2nd dog - 05/Jul/09 with tony

robinsi197 - 2nd dog - 27/May/09 with Nick

david morse - Lead O/S - 25/May/09 with andy+ben

chris sm - Lead O/S - 22/May/09 with Pippa Froggatt

CalumC - Lead O/S - 20/May/09 with Becky and Liz

oliwarlow - Lead - 02/May/09 with Rose

gaz.marshall - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/09 with Steev

jored - Apr/09 with Rachel

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/09

Found the first long reach very long and difficult!
dj_brigham05 - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/09 with Rich Clarke, Pete Abernethy

pete87abs - 2nd dog - 21/Feb/09 with Dave Brigham

Seconded Andy Would like to lead after getting happy at HVS and could do this as a first E1
maxots - 2nd O/S - 28/Jan/09 with Andy Moles EUMC

Andy Moles - Lead O/S - 28/Jan/09 with Max

dan.hobley - TR - 11/Oct/08 with Mark N

mgeek - Solo rpt - Sep/08

Hidden - 28/Jun/08

cem - 2nd - 10/May/08 with Ian Frith

Hidden - 2nd - Apr/08

Awesome!! First Northumberland E1.
beegsyboy - Lead O/S - 09/Feb/08 with Sandy

Certainly didnt feel HVS as the guidebook said. Cams all the way was somewhat worrying but I suppose its just a very reachy one mover.
Will Hunt - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/07 with Matt Ringrose

Quite pokey!!
bourney - Lead - Aug/07

Backed off cleanly after being unable to commit to the first crux.
JLS - Lead dnf - 08/Jul/07 with Jacqui

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/May/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/May/07

Hidden - Lead dnf - 20/May/07

liam humble - 2007

first northumberland E1. The holds are all there but ground fall potential at first reachy move.
jazzyjackson - Lead O/S - 05/Nov/06 with Jimbob

GPN - Lead O/S - Nov/06 with Paul James

Hidden - 2nd dog - 14/Aug/06

whispering nic - Solo - Apr/05

Dave Kerr - Solo - 06/Mar/04

Bruce Kerr - Lead - 12/Jun/02 with Warren Deadman

Hidden - Solo O/S - Oct/01

Beardyman - 2000

Hidden - Lead - Oct/99

John Pickles - Solo O/S - 1998

andybirtwistle - Solo - 22/Apr/92

nai - Solo - 27/Aug/91 with Cal

NickJH - 2nd O/S - Aug/91 with NBarrowclough

Dave Musgrove - Solo - 27/Aug/89

Roget - 2nd O/S - Aug/89 with jim

Neil R - Lead - 08/Aug/87 with Sharon

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Voting
Total votes cast 84
hard E20 of 29
E21 of 29
easy E23 of 29
hard E110 of 29
E115 of 29
easy E10 of 29
hard HVS0 of 29
HVS0 of 29
easy HVS0 of 29
hard 6a0 of 28
6a0 of 28
easy 6a5 of 28
hard 5c11 of 28
5c10 of 28
easy 5c2 of 28
hard 5b0 of 28
5b0 of 28
easy 5b0 of 28
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Style of ascent

Soloed12 of 129 (9.3%)
Lead68 of 129 (52.7%)
Followed34 of 129 (26.4%)
Toproped6 of 129 (4.7%)
Unknown9 of 129 (7.0%)

'Climbed'41 of 129 (31.8%)
clean O/S58 of 129 (45.0%)
clean β1 of 129 (0.8%)
clean rpt7 of 129 (5.4%)
clean RP2 of 129 (1.6%)
dogged17 of 129 (13.2%)
dnf3 of 129 (2.3%)