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Shelf Wall (Mantle Climb)* VS 4c

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[hipyhop stretching for the ledge, 2 kb]6m. Mantel-a-way (x2) up the short-lived wall 8m to the right to a grotty exit, or escape down and right. © ROCKFAX
FA. Dick Brown 1950

Photo: hipyhop stretching for the ledge © Mike Cheque
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This climb is in 220 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Sweet move, spiky top out!
Alex Thompson - Solo O/S - 13/Apr/14

timreynolds - Lead - 13/Apr/14 with Steve Taylor

adam clarke - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/14 with Simon Palmer

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14

Hidden - Solo β - 09/Mar/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Mar/14

hipyhop - Solo rpt - 09/Mar/14

mrginna - Solo O/S - 07/Mar/14 with lukebamforth

WillDoyle - Solo - 07/Mar/14

AshBash - Sent O/S - 19/Feb/14

In the dark. All very pleasant until the top out.
Calum Wadsworth - Solo O/S - 27/Nov/13 with Uni Club

Teappleby - Solo - 27/Nov/13

MSchobitz - Solo O/S - 27/Nov/13 with fran, Tom, matt, alex, Calum

Doing the long moves at the top static.
amccann - Solo O/S - 27/Nov/13

Hidden - 2nd β - 10/Nov/13

hipyhop - Lead O/S - 12/May/13 with Ben

Far too tired after a mammoth session on Roof Route.
MPSBunny - 2nd dnf - 12/May/13 with Tom Luff

rockaddict - Lead O/S - Jan/13

traversed right as top out soaked
Palmer - Solo - 11/Dec/12

franhammond92 - Solo - 10/Nov/12

JHiley - Solo O/S - 10/Nov/12

3 mantels really if you include the top-out. Much better route than it looks.
deacondeacon - Solo O/S - 29/Oct/12

Shit looking, but really nice!
tallsop - Solo - 27/Oct/12

Hidden - Lead - 13/May/12

saffy - 2nd O/S - 13/May/12

Hidden - Lead - 15/Apr/12

Hidden - Solo - 27/Mar/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/12

SteveM - 2nd - 25/Feb/12 with Rachael

adi bryant - Lead O/S - 25/Feb/12 with Molly-George

burto - Solo O/S - 11/Feb/12

adi bryant - Solo - 04/Feb/12

Hidden - TR - 21/Jan/12

SteveM - Lead - 08/Jan/12 with Kat

cem - Lead rpt - 08/Jan/12 with Graham Dolman

Direct. First mantle straightforward, second one took god knows how many attempts. Frustrating.
kitkat78 - 2nd dog - 08/Jan/12 with SteveM

Sean Kelly - 2012

Callum Anderson - 2012

climb the peak - Solo O/S - 2012

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Nov/11

Ian Broome - Sent rpt - 27/Nov/11

More like three mantels I thought.. Gorse bush is lovely too..
fatbuoybazza - Lead O/S - 19/Nov/11 with DaveP

The Mountain Goat - Solo O/S - 02/Oct/11

np134 - Solo O/S - 02/Oct/11 with T. Frost

adam carless - Solo rpt - 10/Sep/11 with dpmuk

Nightmare if you're short! Especially if like me your hips don't rotate much. Charley had to take over the lead after I tried and failed.
valentinesbabe - 2nd dog - 19/Aug/11 with Charley Fell

charley - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/11 with Ange

Hidden - Lead - 26/May/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 21/May/11

Horrible and hard with difficult gear. Though we were trying this direct.
krikoman - Lead dnf - 03/May/11 with Kev Gibbs

GuyVG - Solo rpt - 11/Apr/11 with Steve

Hidden - Solo O/S - Apr/11

GuyVG - Sent - 31/Mar/11

Gallant - Lead O/S - 22/Mar/11

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

Hidden - Solo O/S - 25/Feb/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Feb/11

Ollie B - Solo O/S - 03/Feb/11

mark20 - Solo O/S - 03/Feb/11

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

Nice. The 2nd mantle requires subtle body positioning.
James Oswald - Solo RP - 27/Oct/10 with James Rees

Awesome. Each mantle felt committing. Good cams protect the second mantle. A good end to an awesome day/
James Oswald - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/10 with Neil R

Hidden - Solo - 25/Sep/10

nick ferro - 12/Sep/10

Great fun. Quite straight-forward but loved it all the way.
pwilkie - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10 with nick ferro

Hardcore Pat - Solo rpt - 25/May/10

Committing with little gear. Prickly top-out too! Would've enjoyed it more if I hadn't had to belay another five people as they attempted to do it.
da_cox - Lead O/S - 08/May/10 with Andy Overitt

Richard G Wilkinson - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/10 with Sandy Holford

john lynch - Solo rpt - 11/Apr/10 with simon smith

2 interesting mantles with just enough gear to make it feel commiting but always to good holds. top out was more lakeland style with gorse, heather and chossy rock :D
Woodiee - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/10 with Christine Hall

Jonathan Hall - Solo - 01/Apr/10

Nicos - Solo O/S - 14/Mar/10 with rich howels

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

Nicos - Solo O/S - 14/Mar/10 with rich howels

disturbed_one51 - Solo - 13/Mar/10

Top out not too bad, solid rock and considerably less vegetation compared to guide book photo. Nice moves, and a great solo
Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 13/Mar/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 13/Mar/10

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

pedro.silva - 2nd O/S - 10/Mar/10 with Kafoozalem

Ant Man Bee - Lead O/S - 07/Mar/10 with Pete Atkinson

GuyVG - Solo - 07/Mar/10 with Lee and Ben

catblack - Solo O/S - 31/Jan/10

gamoon - 2010

Hidden - Sent O/S - 13/Dec/09

Hidden - Sent - 13/Dec/09

LakesWinter - Solo rpt - 05/Dec/09 with Angus, gustav

Gustav - Solo O/S - 05/Dec/09 with Angus, Matt G

Don't remember doing this before
LakesWinter - Solo O/S - 15/Nov/09 with Cake

Cake - Solo - 15/Nov/09 with Matt

climbingpixie - Solo - 25/Oct/09

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

minaturechris - Solo β - 04/Oct/09

amazing mantels on this! me and guy decided to climb it direct so we had 2 mantels rather than just the one, made it a better climb for me personally
Bill Lawrence - Solo O/S - 03/Oct/09 with Guy VG

with a more direct start than the topo, amazing fingery mantles/rockovers.
GuyVG - Solo O/S - 03/Oct/09 with Young sickly Billy

mic_b - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/09 with mrsbate

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Sep/09

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 09/May/09

atom - Solo - 19/Apr/09 with Lee Parker

Really good given it's modest size.
victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/09 with Jaime

deklan - Solo - 01/Apr/09

Jethro - Solo - Apr/09 with Adam Lindley

Hidden - Solo - 30/Mar/09

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

Ketu - Lead O/S - 15/Feb/09

powellj69 - Solo - 27/Jan/09

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Nov/08

john lynch - Solo - 24/Oct/08 with matt bennett

Hidden - Solo O/S - 24/Oct/08

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

PenJD - Solo O/S - 24/Oct/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 12/Oct/08

made first mantle, had 5 tries on second one, Adam even tried to pull me up. I then took one step right and climbed up the crimps to the next break, then finished route.
daviesp2 - 2nd dog - 30/Aug/08 with Adam

Adam1973 - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/08 with Paul Davies

Hidden - Lead - 26/Jun/08

Hidden - Solo O/S - 31/May/08

john lynch - Solo - 31/May/08 with Lewis Andrew

spqr - 2nd O/S - 24/May/08 with Ed Shaw

Hidden - Solo O/S - 01/May/08

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Apr/08

Hidden - Solo - 19/Mar/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Mar/08

bigbobbyking - 2nd - 01/Mar/08 with jacob davies

Hidden - Lead - Mar/08

Shauna - 2nd O/S - 09/Jan/08 with tommytwotone

tommytwotone - Lead O/S - 09/Jan/08

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - 2008

feilx - Solo O/S - 16/Dec/07

Hidden - 2nd - 15/Nov/07

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

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

colin milton - 2nd - 09/Nov/07 with pep

Hidden - Solo rpt - 23/Oct/07

Hidden - TR dog - 13/Oct/07

MikeLeeds - 2nd - 13/Oct/07 with SteveM & Mira

SteveM - Lead rpt - 13/Oct/07 with Mike & Mira

Hidden - Solo O/S - 02/Oct/07

gethin_allen - Solo O/S - 16/Sep/07

Ian Broome - Solo - 24/Jul/07

JohnHutch - 2nd - 07/Jun/07 with L

Hidden - Solo - 18/May/07

Hidden - Solo - 09/May/07

Oceanic - May/07

maybe_si - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/07 with james

c_s_hawkins - 29/Apr/07 with sarah

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

Hidden - Lead - 25/Mar/07

alicia - Solo O/S - 15/Mar/07 with Fiend

John Marsland - Lead rpt - 18/Feb/07 with Arnaud Garcon

alaan - Solo O/S - 28/Jan/07

Chriswallis2 - Solo O/S - 28/Jan/07

Paz - Solo rpt - 01/Jan/07 with DP

Hidden - 2007

philboy - 2nd - 2007 with paul h

Brown - Solo O/S - 30/Nov/06

adam carless - Solo rpt - 19/Nov/06

featuresforfeet - Solo O/S - 19/Nov/06

Hidden - Solo - 04/Nov/06

Nick Smith - UKC - Solo rpt - 15/Oct/06

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

JohnHutch - 2nd - 30/Sep/06 with SC

chrissloan84 - Solo O/S - 2006 with Stu

Hidden - 2006

IanJackson - Lead O/S - 2006 with Big Ian

cem - Lead O/S - 09/Jan/05 with Graham Dolman

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

Hidden - Lead - 02/Oct/04

steve mee - Lead - 19/Sep/04 with Mich Mee

mrsmish - Lead - 19/Sep/04 with steve mee

Hidden - Solo O/S - Jun/04

thetourist - Solo - May/04

Smelly Fox - Solo O/S - Mar/04

Hidden - Solo - 26/Oct/03

chris warner - Solo - May/03

SteveM - Lead - 09/Mar/03 with Tobs

dicky79 - Lead O/S - 2003 with Mike Bottomley

adam carless - Solo rpt - 2003 with James Rowe?

A Crook - 2nd - 12/Jun/02 with Pat Boothman

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

Not much gear really, more of a solo
slacky - Lead O/S - 17/Nov/01 with Gary Shephard

Stuart S - Solo O/S - 24/May/01

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 10/May/01

Stone Muppet - 2001

Tim W - 2nd - 13/Feb/00

tlr - Solo - 2000

Hidden - Solo rpt - 27/Nov/99

Rich Malcolm - Lead dog - 10/Jul/99 with Andy Perry

Nick Smith - UKC - 2nd - Nov/98

martroberts - Solo O/S - 22/Sep/98

Chris Ellis - Lead O/S - 07/Sep/97 with Louise Pellett

Hidden - Solo - 15/Feb/97

Hidden - Lead O/S - Sep/96

Scott McRae - Lead O/S - 08/May/95 with Steve Jones

John Southworth - Solo O/S - 04/Mar/95

James Moyle - Lead O/S - Aug/94

Hidden - Solo - 03/Oct/93

jim_randell - 2nd O/S - 04/Jun/93 with MS

Hidden - Solo - 24/Nov/91

Roget - Solo O/S - 26/May/91

Hidden - Solo - 05/May/91

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/May/91

craig h - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/91 with Jim Mellor

whispering nic - Solo - 03/Mar/91

whispering nic - Solo - 22/Feb/91 with Ali W

Hidden - Solo - 01/Oct/90

Hidden - Solo - 07/May/90

Hidden - Solo - 28/Apr/90

Hidden - Solo - 31/Mar/90

leathers - 1990

Marti999 - Lead - 1990

mik1miller - Solo - 1989

Chris the Tall - Solo O/S - Sep/88 with Dave Gurney

Iain Thow - Solo - 03/Jun/88

goi.ashmore - Solo O/S - 12/Mar/88

John Marsland - Solo - 20/Sep/87

Hidden - Solo O/S - Nov/80

Mark Kemball - Solo - 15/Feb/80

Andy Say - Lead O/S - 1980

Dave Musgrove - 1976

mikej - Solo - 13/Oct/74

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Style of ascent

Soloed117 of 220 (53.2%)
Lead56 of 220 (25.5%)
Followed28 of 220 (12.7%)
Toproped2 of 220 (0.9%)
Bouldered5 of 220 (2.3%)
Unknown12 of 220 (5.5%)

'Climbed'86 of 220 (39.1%)
clean O/S106 of 220 (48.2%)
clean β3 of 220 (1.4%)
clean rpt17 of 220 (7.7%)
clean RP1 of 220 (0.5%)
dogged5 of 220 (2.3%)
dnf2 of 220 (0.9%)