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Black Crack VD

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 205 logbooks, and on 3 wishlists.

Andrew23 - 2nd O/S - 12/Jul/14 with Emma Bush

EmmaRoseT - Lead O/S - 12/Jul/14 with Andrew Tomlinson

TizzyA - 2nd O/S - 12/Jul/14 with Jude

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jul/14

martinh13 - 2nd - 30/Jun/14 with Keith, Kat

Hidden - Lead dog - 30/Jun/14

andrew sandercock - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/14

Vicky L - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/14 with Helen C, Marq

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 14/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/14

Marq - Lead O/S - 14/Jun/14 with Vicky Lisle, Helen C (LMC)

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd β - 08/Jun/14

cragtyke - Solo - 30/May/14

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 17/May/14

el diablo - 2nd - 14/May/14 with John Sanders

ferdia - Solo O/S - 03/May/14

Set off to do the HVS to its left....oops
Adrianw - Lead O/S - 18/Apr/14 with Ed Sciberras

Connie's 2nd trad climb
ieuanr - Lead rpt - 06/Apr/14 with Connie

blackreaver - Solo O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Rob, Tom L

Klingon - Solo - 01/Mar/14

Klingon - Solo - 06/Dec/13

Hidden - Lead β - 04/Nov/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Nov/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Sep/13

Klingon - Solo - 28/Sep/13

Klingon - Solo - 22/Sep/13

ewan i - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/13

Klingon - 2nd - 14/Sep/13 with Nimble

Klingon - Solo - 22/Aug/13

Simnel - Lead - 18/Aug/13 with Andy H

Klingon - Solo - 16/Aug/13

Klingon - Solo - 13/Aug/13

IanHope - 2nd rpt - 11/Aug/13 with KatyHope

Simnel - TR - 11/Aug/13 with katyhope, Ian

katyhope - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/13 with IanHope

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

Lee Wilson - Lead - 10/Aug/13 with Chris Scott

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Aug/13

Klingon - Solo - 31/Jul/13

Not enjoying the hot sweatiness!
sarah hawker - Lead dnf - 27/Jul/13 with bob

Steep and tricky for a VD
sarah hawker - 2nd RP - 27/Jul/13 with bob

TheNorthDwarf - Lead - 20/Jul/13

Klingon - Solo - 11/Jul/13

Hidden - 29/Jun/13

Did twice
Klingon - Solo - 29/Jun/13

keith hal - Lead O/S - 17/Jun/13 with albert

kennyne9 - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/13 with Gillian Newman

Pompey - 2nd - 27/May/13 with johnnyw

Hidden - Lead O/S - 06/May/13

DaveAtkinson - 2nd - 06/May/13 with jw

Hard route for the grade.
ClimbingGlen - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/13 with Teresa Torrents

Hard for a VD, or just awkward moves.
rnotman67 - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/13 with Kevin Murphy

Hidden - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/13

Hidden - 2nd β - 17/Feb/13

Hidden - Lead - 2013

Klingon - Lead - 16/Dec/12 with Nimble

johnjb - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/12 with Anne (SOC), Dave Brown

robertmichaeladams - Lead - 07/Oct/12 with Bex, Bethan

BethanWhite - 2nd - 07/Oct/12 with Bex, Rob

Peter Reynolds - Solo - 30/Sep/12

Tasmin - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Suzy Howat, Catherine Marsh

Sian led this very hard v diff. Nice climbing though.
Carol Goodall - 2nd O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Matt Dooner, Sian

catjm - 2nd O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Suzy Howat, Tasmin Fletcher

SianR - Lead - 29/Sep/12 with Matt & Carol

Liam Ingram - Lead O/S - 29/Sep/12 with Freshers

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/12

Really nice route, quite exciting for VD.
mike_tamanawis - Lead O/S - 12/Aug/12 with Andreas B

joem - 2nd O/S - 15/Jul/12

taylor123 - 2nd O/S - 28/Apr/12 with Sarah Warner

redshapedfriday - 2nd O/S - 16/Apr/12 with tom anderson

Hidden - Solo - 14/Apr/12

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 07/Apr/12

stuartmunn - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/12 with Chris Barnett

Blakclaw - Lead O/S - 31/Mar/12 with Jon Ashdown

Hidden - Solo - 18/Mar/12

peter.herd - Solo - 18/Mar/12

Jay.Carr - Solo - 18/Mar/12

_xxNM - Lead O/S - 18/Mar/12

dakidunn - Lead - 11/Mar/12

Jamie Brown - Lead O/S - 11/Mar/12 with Paul Davies

Anthony1 - 2nd rpt - 11/Mar/12 with Mark D

Euan S - 06/Mar/12 with Callum

Puma - 2nd - Mar/12

Sams second lead.
ieuanr - 2nd - 07/Jan/12

andyp114 - 2nd - 07/Jan/12 with Ieuan

Lots of gear placement, nice torque nut at the top.
sjr - Lead O/S - 07/Jan/12 with Ieuan

Klingon - 2nd - 31/Dec/11 with Nimble, Capt Kirk

katyhope - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/11 with IanHope

IanHope - 2nd O/S - 06/Nov/11 with KatyHope

Hidden - Lead - 09/Oct/11

Hidden - Solo - 24/Sep/11

Seconded before
Klingon - Lead β - 15/Sep/11 with Nimble

Simnel - 2nd - 04/Sep/11 with Tony S

Anthony1 - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/11 with John L

andy_e - Lead rpt - 12/Jul/11

andy_e - 2nd O/S - 11/Jul/11

David Stevens - Lead O/S - 11/Jul/11 with Andrew Erskine

Putting up a toprope oer this and Red Crack
Thoms6974 - Lead rpt - 10/Jul/11 with Reuben

Ian Jones - Lead rpt - 26/Jun/11 with The Divine Dr Olwyn Gallagher

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Jun/11

barney_edin - Lead - 24/Jun/11

melonmike - Solo O/S - 15/Jun/11 with Will Gann, sarah h, Hannah Newcombe, Laura Evans, kate, Mat, Fran Pickerill, Nick, Emily Bond, Jack Metcalfe

Em66 - Solo - 15/Jun/11 with Mike

Klingon - 2nd - 07/May/11 with John, Steve Kirkup

Legionreturns - Lead O/S - May/11

KevB - Lead - 25/Apr/11 with Student x2

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 29/Mar/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Mar/11

howardduck101 - 26/Mar/11

Hidden - Solo O/S - 2011

backpack - 2011

Better than I thought it would be.
markhammonds - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/10 with Rob Askew

annaEM - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/10 with Chris Wallis

Hidden - Aug/10

Sustained
Richard Alderton - Lead - 29/Jul/10 with Ellie

EllieWoods - 2nd - 29/Jul/10 with Rich

NaomiHart - Solo O/S - 19/Jun/10

Snorfalorpagus - Lead O/S - 03/Jun/10 with Lindsey Robinson, Chris Wallace

Thoms6974 - Lead O/S - 12/May/10 with Dave R

Klingon - 2nd - 08/May/10 with Phil & Lucy

Hidden - Lead rpt - 29/Apr/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Apr/10

Colin Matheson - Lead - 17/Apr/10 with Ross and Kay

richy - Lead rpt - Apr/10

gypsy3006 - Lead O/S - 2010

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Nov/09

rclarke - Lead O/S - 31/Oct/09 with andy gilbert

JamieSparkes - Lead O/S - 04/Oct/09

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

krasavenko - 2nd O/S - 04/Oct/09 with Fiona Mellor

jev - Lead O/S - 27/Sep/09 with HWUMC

Andy Moles - Solo O/S - 09/Sep/09 with -

tomdude - 2nd O/S - 06/Sep/09 with lawrence

wence - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/09 with Tom

timcussins - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/09 with Kiri

qboyd - Lead O/S - 27/Aug/09 with David

Hidden - 2nd - 21/Aug/09

brayg01 - Lead O/S - 19/Aug/09 with John Lambert

CharlieMack - Solo O/S - 16/Aug/09 with Janey Kennedy

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Aug/09

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 12/Jul/09

tom heaney - Lead - Jul/09

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

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jun/09

jason - AltLd O/S - 12/Jun/09 with craig

craigruddock - AltLd O/S - 12/Jun/09 with jason

Trevera - Lead - 02/May/09 with Pawel Dawidsziuk

Andysomething - 2nd O/S - 30/Apr/09 with Norman Bennett

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/09

Excellent route!
andybuckley - Lead - 06/Apr/09 with Tom Whipple, Al Young

JonathanJones - Lead O/S - 31/Jan/09 with Neil

Simnel - Lead - 2009 with Andy T

barney_edin - 2009

Sim_Sim - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/08 with Elin Evertsson

daWalt - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/08 with The Purple Pimpernel

Ian Jones - Solo O/S - 28/Sep/08

Ian Jones - Solo O/S - 28/Sep/08

oliverk - Lead - 23/Aug/08

Lindsay Sutherland - 2nd O/S - 26/Jul/08 with Daniel Sutherland

Daniel Sutherland - Lead O/S - 26/Jul/08 with Lindsay

BelleVedere - Lead - 13/Jul/08 with Mike Lauder

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/08

Taity - TR O/S - 25/May/08 with Paul Kirkpatrick

heather.deane - 2nd O/S - 18/May/08 with Stuart

Mountain Llama - 2nd - 18/May/08 with Alan

Hidden - Lead - 11/May/08

gforce - Solo - 10/Feb/08 with Emma

gilldando - 2nd O/S - 10/Feb/08 with Mike

beegsyboy - Lead rpt - 09/Feb/08 with Sandy

mbarber - Lead - Feb/08

shouter - Solo - 2008

shouter - Solo - 2008

beegsyboy - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/07 with Sam + Katherine

samanson - 2nd O/S - 08/Sep/07 with Tim Cross

tony830 - 2nd O/S - 05/Sep/07 with Cameron Primrose

Spangle12 - Lead O/S - 05/Sep/07 with Tony

Hay - 2nd - Sep/07 with Scott

Hidden - Solo O/S - 26/Aug/07

climbinmunkey - Lead O/S - 28/Jul/07 with Helen

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/07

gaz.marshall - Lead O/S - 06/Jun/07 with Eddie

ed woods - 2nd - 06/Jun/07 with Marshall

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/May/07

Colin Matheson - 2nd - 15/Apr/07 with Mark NMC

Brown - Solo O/S - 14/Oct/06 with Solo

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Aug/06

Roch - 2nd - 02/Oct/05

Dane - Lead O/S - 14/Aug/05 with John

Allan Young - 2nd β - 09/Jul/05 with Bill Sutherland

BelleVedere - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/05 with Mike Lauder

Colin Matheson - 2nd - Dec/04 with Charlie Fisher

beermonkey - Lead - Aug/04 with jon

Tommy Alsop - Lead - 2004

Hidden - 11/Aug/01

stuart100 - Solo O/S - 11/May/00

john irving - 1999

JiveWeasel - 2nd - 05/Sep/98 with Flexibility Boy, Mrs Weasel

whispering nic - Solo - Feb/95

Hidden - Solo - 1995

Hidden - Solo - 29/Aug/92

AndrewW - 1992

steviewindsurf - 1988

Hidden - 1980

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
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Voting
Total votes cast 49
hard HVD2 of 28
HVD1 of 28
easy HVD13 of 28
hard VD10 of 28
VD2 of 28
easy VD0 of 28
hard HD0 of 28
HD0 of 28
easy HD0 of 28
3 Stars0 of 21
2 Stars11 of 21
1 Star10 of 21
0 Stars0 of 21
Bag of .....0 of 21
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Style of ascent

Soloed40 of 205 (19.5%)
Lead90 of 205 (43.9%)
Followed60 of 205 (29.3%)
Toproped2 of 205 (1.0%)
Alt Leads2 of 205 (1.0%)
Unknown11 of 205 (5.4%)

'Climbed'84 of 205 (41.0%)
clean O/S102 of 205 (49.8%)
clean β5 of 205 (2.4%)
clean rpt11 of 205 (5.4%)
clean RP1 of 205 (0.5%)
dogged1 of 205 (0.5%)
dnf1 of 205 (0.5%)