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Poached Salmon* E5 6b

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[First ascent of Poached Salmon, Bamford, 3 kb]12m. The arete via a series of slaps to the break, reach up and left for a short flake (hard for the short) to finish. © ROCKFAX
FA. Jon Read 1999

Ticklists: Burbage, Millstone and Beyond Routes Graded List.

Photo: First ascent of Poached Salmon, Bamford © Tara de Linde
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This climb is in 13 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Hidden - Lead - 23/Nov/12

ground up
Harry Chaplin - Lead RP - 18/Nov/12

flash on dads gear, must be soft as i climbed it terribly.
nathanlee - Lead β - 18/Nov/12 with Oli Grounsell, Guy vg, Dom Lee

dominic lee - Lead O/S - 18/Nov/12 with nathan lee

Very hot!
Ethan - Lead - 24/Mar/12 with Ted, Ed

found the initial arete ok but got done over for height (and/or ability) crossing for the flake. Gave up as a bad job after 3rd GU effort.
Ram MkiV - Lead dnf - 08/Feb/11 with sam

Arete was OK but took several attempts before I got the moves to the flake.
kingholmesy - Lead dog - 2011 with Andy S

tried onsite. Nails. Two falls and rests and no idea what to do. or didn;t fancy commiting.
Ed Booth - Lead dnf - 10/May/09

did first section clean with no falls, couldnt quite get the last hard move. wet
tallsop - TR dnf - 2009 with Mark

Toby Dunn - TR - 21/Aug/07 with dave evans

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Lead O/S - 10/Sep/06 with Tuffty Nick

John Roberts (JR) - Lead O/S - 2003

No mats, two spotters, one duvet-stuffed rucksac.
Jon Read - Lead RP - Mar/99 with Matt Gallagher & Jonny Clark

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