Crack One S 4a
7m.

Rockfax Description
The awkward corner crack to an ugly exit. © ROCKFAX


FA. Dick Brown 1950
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Luke Jones - 2nd - 06/Jun/15 with LMC

cem - Lead rpt - 06/Jun/15 with David Shorthouse, Paddy Freer, Chris Smith

CrispsSmiths - 2nd - 06/Jun/15 with cem

dom94 - Solo rpt - 31/May/15

lithos - 2nd - 30/May/15 with sarah

Hidden - Lead - 30/May/15

very loose hold near the top
Big Steve - Lead G/U - 16/May/15 with Karen

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

Morgan P - 2nd β - 10/May/15

Straightforward until the crux. Very loose flake at the top, good top move without the hold, but not Severe.
philmitch - Lead β - 04/May/15

Thunderthighsontheloose - Lead O/S - 26/Apr/15 with Fran Santos

GregBristol - Lead - 23/Apr/15 with Becs PCC

andybirtwistle - Lead - 25/Mar/15 with Steve Clegg, Keith Lonsdale

Hidden - Lead - 19/Mar/15

Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 15/Mar/15 with The Famous Grouse

gravity - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/15 with David

Hidden - Lead O/S - Mar/15

pawel suhy - 2nd β - 02/Jan/15 with Aline, Andy D

Durkules - 2nd - 02/Jan/15

Didn't like the crux, climbed back down.
TobyA - Solo dnf - 13/Dec/14

daftendirekt - Lead O/S - 05/Oct/14

jbb - 2nd - 10/Sep/14

Marmoset - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/14

ChrisVickers - Lead O/S - 16/Aug/14 with Dave Mayers

buxtoncoffeelover - 2nd - 13/Aug/14

Carol had first pop, bloody awkward for a severe
freemanTom - Lead - 03/Aug/14 with Carol Soc

Mr Messy - 2nd O/S - 16/May/14 with Sam

scbooth - Lead - 16/May/14 with Matthew Allatt

HVD in old Stanage guidebook! Severe now n seemed tricky! also loose wobbly hold at top n heathery. Done it now and probs not rush back to it so soon! lol
stevo smith - Lead - 20/Apr/14 with Chris Britton, Pam

Hidden - Lead - 13/Apr/14

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Apr/14

adam clarke - 2nd - 22/Mar/14 with Simon Palmer

marzi - Lead - 28/Feb/14 with caroline hill

MALTEAZER - Lead - Feb/14

Anne Gumbley - 2nd - 19/Jan/14 with Phil Wadsworth

Rich Malcolm - 2nd β - 19/Jan/14 with Lee Stanley

farmerwad - Lead - 19/Jan/14 with Anne

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Jan/14

Just as hard as last time, more like (H)S 4b.
Simon Caldwell - 2nd rpt - 11/Jan/14 with Carmen

Oo - 2nd - 14/Dec/13

Nasty, heather grabbing top out
dom94 - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/13 with Leo Hawthorne

chancer - 2nd O/S - 01/Sep/13 with Fraser Campbell

edordead - Solo - 29/Jun/13

Hidden - Lead - 12/May/13

AshBash - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/13

mikestr555 - Lead - 28/Apr/13

Poor route, awful top out.
david morse - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/13 with KT

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Apr/13

Tony Ryland - 2nd - 22/Apr/13 with steveshaking

Ian MK - Lead O/S - 13/Apr/13 with Mac

MarkCunnington - Solo O/S - 07/Apr/13 with Shaun Egglestone, Nicholas Lokuciewski

AlexFletcher - 2nd - 05/Apr/13 with Sam Hinson

sam26051 - Lead - 05/Apr/13 with AlexFletcher

Hidden - Lead - 18/Jan/13

cem - 2nd rpt - 09/Dec/12 with Rob Truckle

cem - Solo rpt - 02/Dec/12

Reachy, and then awkward. Horrible top out. Good lead from Will.
Jimbo C - 2nd - 18/Nov/12 with Chris, Will

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Nov/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/12

franhammond92 - 2nd - 10/Nov/12

fisrt severe, thanks fran :)
Dawn_K_B - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/12 with Fran Hammond

airwalk123 - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/12

deacondeacon - Solo O/S - 29/Oct/12

mikestr555 - Lead - 29/Sep/12

mikestr555 - Lead O/S - 05/Aug/12

ryansb90 - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/12 with Sophie Thompson

Hidden - 2nd - 22/Jul/12

jon59 - Lead - 25/May/12

Hidden - Lead - 13/May/12

simon1985 - Lead - 14/Apr/12 with Jess Hicklin

Jessicahicklin - 2nd - 14/Apr/12 with Simon hicklin

Found this quite tough for Severe, slightly wobbly hold high up under the boulder.
AlexxelA - Lead O/S - 01/Apr/12 with Sarah

albt - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/12

Nick1812P - 2nd rpt - 16/Mar/12 with Jake Shaw

JakeWShaw - Lead O/S - 16/Mar/12 with Nick

Hidden - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/12

Big Steve - Lead O/S - 03/Mar/12 with Karen

Onsight with one fall. My first lead fall outside!
SallyMay - Lead dog - Mar/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Mar/12

found the exit a bit sketchy as a solo
AielSavage - Solo - 25/Feb/12

mrginna - 2nd O/S - 14/Feb/12 with Jack Bramhall

jack01 - Lead O/S - 14/Feb/12 with lan

Wet and loose at the top so I ran away!
Mr. K - Lead dnf - 28/Jan/12 with James Rowe

SteveM - Lead - 08/Jan/12 with Kat

cem - 2nd rpt - 08/Jan/12 with Graham Dolman

kitkat78 - 2nd O/S - 08/Jan/12 with SteveM

Alfuller18 - TR - 2012 with Matthew Cripsey

Callum Anderson - 2012

JdotP - Lead O/S - 30/Nov/11 with Claire Holland, Mr Sparkles

Nicholas Livesey - 2nd - 27/Nov/11 with Lucie Sedlarova

spitfirerick - Lead O/S - 26/Oct/11

malc - 2nd rpt - 23/Oct/11 with Paul Scott

Hidden - Lead rpt - 21/Oct/11

arctic_jen - 2nd - 21/Oct/11 with Dan

Marq - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/11 with Kim S

Hidden - TR O/S - 15/Sep/11

Cunning knee bar while getting out dan's stuck nuts from a good lead fall.
adam carless - 2nd rpt - 10/Sep/11 with dpmuk

Hidden - Lead dog - 10/Sep/11

gavster2405 - Lead - Sep/11 with Marion L

schristophersmith - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/11 with silas feaver, Ian Redfern

althesin - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/11 with Reds, schristophersmith

Reds - 2nd O/S - 28/Aug/11 with Althesin, schristophersmith

Danny Crump - 2nd - 28/Aug/11 with Richard Vaughan

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/Jul/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 03/Apr/11

Homebrew165 - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/11 with Goodstuff

D Berry - Solo O/S - 27/Mar/11

harold walmsley - Solo O/S - 22/Mar/11

Jake Young - Solo O/S - 01/Mar/11

the power - 2011

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Nov/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Nov/10

Matthew Robinson - Solo O/S - 06/Nov/10

kfv - Lead O/S - 29/Oct/10

kfv - Solo O/S - 29/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead - 17/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/10

Hard finish. Made a meal of it! It wasn't pretty but I got there.
Richard Hill - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/10 with Andy Railton

Hidden - Lead - 26/Sep/10

adsheff - 2nd - 07/Aug/10 with Jack

Backed off the lead had a struggle to get up the last part
trish1968 - 2nd dog - 18/May/10 with Nick Bennett

Hidden - Lead - 18/May/10

grubes - 2nd - 16/May/10

Reachy but nice
Neil Rodgers (PCC) - 2nd O/S - 03/May/10 with Claire PCC, Jonathan Keats PCC

schaff - Lead O/S - 01/May/10 with Tim

Richard backed off this has he wasn't tall enough to reach the crucial hold, so I took over. "Awkward" is right, also reachy.
Howard J - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/10 with Richard Bonheyo, Helen Severn

Anthony Allsopp - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/10 with Ross Burnage, Sandy Holford

interesting top moves for a Severe!
Woodiee - 2nd O/S - 06/Apr/10 with Christine Hall

katyc - Lead - 05/Apr/10

Kev's lead
valentinesbabe - TR O/S - 19/Mar/10 with Charley Fell, Kevin Tithe

Tithe Technique - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/10 with Angela Paul, Charley

chumleywarner - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/10 with Cherry

Kev's lead...
charley - 2nd O/S - 19/Mar/10 with Ange, Kev

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Mar/10

In trainers
mark20 - 2nd O/S - 30/Oct/09

tiga271 - Lead - 30/Oct/09 with mark20

Stuggled to do the top move, got informed by my partner that his belay wasn't that great, so downclimbed it, was offered to adjust belay, but it really wasn't worth the effort in the long run, not the nicest of climbs, got rained off, went to The Works!!
staceyjg - 2nd dnf - 25/Oct/09 with Chris Gardner

victim of mathematics - Lead rpt - 18/Oct/09 with Rich Cole

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/09

tradguy - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/09 with Mark Hazell

The Bad Cough - Lead O/S - 13/Sep/09 with Christian Minett

jmjw - Lead O/S - Sep/09 with Sophie R

Jonathan Hall - Lead - 04/Aug/09 with Ali Mortazavi

Couldn't do the last layback move so lowered off.
Rhythm24 - Lead dnf - 12/Jul/09 with MikeCheque

Hidden - Lead dnf - 12/Jul/09

markytaylor - Solo O/S - 22/Jun/09

greg robertson - 2nd - 19/Jun/09 with StevePr

Hidden - Lead rpt - 09/May/09

Em White - 2nd - 09/May/09 with James

mr bounce - 2nd rpt - 28/Apr/09 with Neil Hardy

nrhardy - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/09 with Tim

matsavage - Lead O/S - 08/Apr/09

deklan - Solo - 01/Apr/09

paul1234 - Lead - 01/Apr/09 with naomi

naomibrazier - 2nd O/S - Apr/09 with Paul

Hidden - Solo O/S - 30/Mar/09

peggy_on_the_rocks - 2nd β - 29/Mar/09 with Dan

Somerset swede basher - Solo O/S - 15/Mar/09 with Katharine and Nick Payne

Hidden - Solo rpt - 25/Jan/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Jan/09

Hidden - Jan/09

Hidden - 2nd - Jan/09

another nice little crackline, with an old WC cam stuck in for finding it.
JamieSparkes - Lead O/S - 26/Dec/08

Nick1812P - 2nd O/S - 26/Dec/08 with Jamie

Hidden - Lead dog - 22/Nov/08

arctic_jen - 2nd - 22/Nov/08 with Dan

Kirill - Lead O/S - 08/Nov/08 with Dan, Gareth

Matt Bennett - Solo O/S - 24/Oct/08

Hidden - 2nd dnf - 27/Sep/08

Hidden - Lead - 27/Sep/08

Trigoc - Lead - Sep/08

Hidden - Lead - 25/Aug/08

RichardMc - 2nd - 20/Jul/08 with Dave, Trudie and Michelle

tobydunford - Solo β - 11/Jul/08 with Harry Martin

Hidden - Lead - 26/Jun/08

Sankey - 2nd - 17/Jun/08 with Michael

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 31/May/08

rossbeesley - Lead - 31/May/08 with Richard Armour

tedburt - Solo O/S - 24/May/08 with Pete Hayes

Hidden - Solo O/S - 04/Apr/08

mulletcocktail2000 - 2nd O/S - 30/Mar/08 with john and chris

Hidden - 2nd - 30/Mar/08

crossdressingrodney - Lead O/S - 21/Mar/08 with victim of mathematics

Quite hard for 4a!
victim of mathematics - 2nd O/S - 21/Mar/08 with crossdressingrodney

howlingbaboon - Lead O/S - 17/Mar/08 with Chris FitzHugh

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Mar/08

jasonpm - 2nd - 02/Mar/08 with Dave, Dave.

Thony - Lead O/S - 02/Mar/08 with Haggis Harris

bigbobbyking - Lead O/S - 01/Mar/08 with jacob davies

Hidden - 2nd - Mar/08

simonw1 - Lead O/S - 27/Jan/08 with Allan Watson

toasted - 2nd - 27/Jan/08 with Simon Whitehead

Hannah Moulton - 2008

Hidden - 2008

robal - Lead O/S - 2008

ruthonbike - 2nd O/S - 2008 with Kieran

uphillnow - Lead - 2008

Pete Horn - Lead O/S - 01/Dec/07 with Charles

cem - 2nd rpt - 01/Dec/07 with Pete Horn

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Nov/07

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Nov/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Nov/07

mikej - 2nd - 06/Nov/07 with Rick Naylor

Hidden - TR O/S - 03/Nov/07

Ian Broome - Solo - 24/Jul/07

Adrian Daniels - 2nd - 07/Jul/07 with Ann Blandford, John Parrott

Matt - BodyPoint - Lead O/S - 05/May/07 with Malcolm Marshall

malc - 2nd O/S - 05/May/07 with Boomer

james.f.williamson - Lead β - 29/Apr/07

CharlieC - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/07 with Charlie

Hidden - Lead β - 17/Apr/07

A surprisingly difficult severe. Michelle started off leading, but could not do the top move which is very reachy (I strugged).
Mark_RMC - Lead - 11/Mar/07 with Michelle

monkeydrummer - Lead β - 03/Feb/07 with JIM

Hidden - 2nd - 14/Jan/07

Hidden - 2007

Hidden - 2007

gethin_allen - Lead - 2007

The Guidebook said it would be awkward. It did not disappoint.
Neil Henson - Lead O/S - 23/Dec/06 with Mark Collins

JackMountains - 2nd O/S - 14/Dec/06 with David Hakes

sasmojo - Lead O/S - Oct/06 with Marsh

SteveM - 2nd - 30/Sep/06 with Tobs

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Aug/06

PanzerHanzler - 2nd O/S - 11/Jun/06 with John Buchan

Hidden - Lead - 29/May/06

Hidden - 2nd - 03/May/06

Hidden - Lead - 14/Apr/06

Must remember that when the guidebook says "reachy finish" that it'll mean a bold crux move for shorties like me!
SecretSquirrel - Lead - 19/Feb/06 with featuresforfeet

featuresforfeet - 2nd O/S - 19/Feb/06 with SecretSquirrel

fizzy_elephant - Solo - 08/Feb/06

About half an hour spent below the hard bit, convincing myself to go for it!
Simon Caldwell - Lead O/S - 29/Jan/06 with Jenny

Hidden - 2006

cem - Solo rpt - 19/Nov/05

baldcoder - Lead O/S - 07/May/05 with Little Old Lady

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Feb/05

cem - Lead rpt - 09/Jan/05 with Graham Dolman

FrankW - Lead O/S - 13/Nov/04 with Laura

Hidden - Lead - 02/Oct/04

Hidden - 2nd - Oct/04

philboy - 2nd - Oct/04 with paul h, matt g

Nicos - Solo O/S - 28/Aug/04 with solo

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jun/04

adam carless - Solo rpt - 2004

Guymer - 2004

adam carless - Solo rpt - 2003 with James Rowe?

brownie mike - Lead O/S - 2003

Hidden - Lead - 20/Aug/02

Hidden - Solo O/S - 06/Apr/02

cem - 2nd - 09/Dec/01 with Richard T, Liam Mark

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/01

thetourist - Lead - 23/Jun/01

Howard J - 2nd - 29/May/01 with Liz Sell

Iain Thow - Lead - 09/Mar/00 with Clive Hallam

Hidden - Lead - Mar/00

99bolivar - 08/Feb/00

Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/98

David Qualtrough - 09/May/98

Roget - Solo O/S - 14/Jan/96

Hidden - Solo - 03/Oct/93

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Jun/92

Hidden - Lead β - 12/May/90

Hidden - Solo - 07/May/90

Andy Say - Lead O/S - 29/May/88

mikej - Lead - 04/Jun/83 with Mike Byles

Dave Musgrove - Lead - 25/Aug/76 with Jim Worthington

Chris Ellis - Lead - 04/Jun/76 with Roger Dillon

Voting
Total votes cast 94
hard HS0 of 36
HS0 of 36
easy HS11 of 36
hard S22 of 36
S2 of 36
easy S0 of 36
hard HVD1 of 36
HVD0 of 36
easy HVD0 of 36
hard 4b1 of 33
4b2 of 33
easy 4b14 of 33
hard 4a14 of 33
4a1 of 33
easy 4a1 of 33
hard 3c0 of 33
3c0 of 33
easy 3c0 of 33
3 Stars0 of 25
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