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Overhanging Chimney** HVD

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[Overhanging Chimney., 2 kb]16m. The central chimney is a bit of a struggle. Easy climbing leads to the constricted central portion. This is most easily climbed facing left (or maybe right?) then things ease off. © ROCKFAX
FA. Harry Kelly 1915

Ticklists: Stanage Routes Graded List, 100 Stanage stars, Stanage 100 VD - VS, Peak Rock/2/ The Search For Difficulty Begins..

Photo: Overhanging Chimney. © 2RoyalAnglian
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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 214 logbooks, and on 9 wishlists.

tomaca12 - 2nd O/S - 20/Apr/14 with Rowan Williams

Retro Rowan - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/14 with Anna Robson

alexcollins123 - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/14

Nick2012 - 2nd O/S - 19/Apr/14 with alexcollins123

tedswag - Lead O/S - 30/Mar/14

greenclimb - Solo O/S - 30/Mar/14

greenclimb - Solo O/S - 30/Mar/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Mar/14

Jackwd - 2nd O/S - 01/Mar/14

Route 4 of the Stanage Winter challenge. Brilliant! Getting established in the upper rift is the crux.
Goodstuff - 2nd O/S - 21/Dec/13 with Mike Gallimore

Very wet
Feneley - 2nd - 19/Oct/13 with Ali Heggie

Went into the chimney to place some gear and couldn't get out again. Enormous udge fest got me up. Just like the old days. A fine climb. So much effort for only a VDiff?
Pete Pozman - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/13 with John Byrne

Good climb, faced left for central section. gear on back loops, chalk bag, etc made it interesting !
Mayaculpa - Lead - 29/Sep/13 with dbm

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

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/13

buxtoncoffeelover - 2nd - 01/Sep/13

ifletcher - 2nd O/S - 31/Aug/13 with tgeh

tgeh - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/13 with imogene

Paul Hy - 2nd O/S - 29/Aug/13 with Laura

Joe Jackson - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/13 with Carl Rich

TRFrost - Solo O/S - 18/Aug/13 with D. Gledson, N. Price

10 Routes in a session, Alps training.
mrmattwright - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/13 with Adrian Fletcher

StuartP - Lead O/S - 14/Jul/13

jason smeeth - 2nd - 14/Jul/13 with StuartP

deacondeacon - Solo O/S - 30/Jun/13

Becky E - 2nd O/S - 29/Jun/13 with John Maxfield PCC, Marilyn

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13

awkward chimney
inspiration_needed - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13 with Mat Cooper

Tight - Marc couldn't second.
leeds_belle - Lead O/S - 17/Feb/13 with Marc Langley

AlanPedrick - 2013

Jake Young - 2nd - 11/Nov/12 with Laura

lbarras - Lead O/S - 11/Nov/12 with jake

lcullum7 - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/12 with Jack Lee

Darrell Read - Lead O/S - 27/Oct/12 with Cerith Morgan (BUMC), Liz Dent (BUMC)

Josh_West - 2nd - 27/Oct/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Oct/12

Hidden - Lead - 20/Oct/12

jwa - 2nd - 14/Oct/12 with John Hillman

Mr Fuller - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/12 with Liz Smith

lizard-16-07 - 2nd O/S - 06/Oct/12 with Matt Fuller

Dan_Carroll - Solo O/S - 15/Sep/12

Tight!
phleppy - Lead - 09/Sep/12 with Mark

Was probably facing the wrong way!
haydng - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/12 with RachelG

RMG - 2nd - 21/Jul/12 with haydng

stev1e.wilso - Lead - 27/May/12 with Dylan

bigbadbob12345 - 2nd - 27/May/12 with Steve Wilson

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/May/12

nogoodgrice - 2nd - 28/Apr/12 with Neil Casson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Apr/12

Irn Bruce - 2nd - 15/Apr/12 with Daniel Halperin

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/12

RichyBOYY - Lead - 01/Apr/12 with Andy Pearson

Hidden - 2nd - 25/Mar/12

John-Henry - 2nd O/S - 11/Mar/12 with Nic Koslover

kozzi - Lead - 11/Mar/12 with John-Henry

Hidden - Lead dnf - 10/Mar/12

halroberts87 - Lead O/S - 07/Nov/11

Jonny Raines - 2nd O/S - 31/Oct/11 with Becky Hampshire

ElvisLeg - 2nd O/S - 30/Oct/11 with Speedy McCreedy

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

Becky H - Lead O/S - 30/Oct/11 with Jonny Raines

Hidden - Lead - 30/Oct/11

AndyPagett - Lead - 22/Oct/11 with Rich, Buckle, Adam

mbradberry2008 - Lead O/S - 16/Oct/11 with Alex French

flyinfrenchy - 2nd O/S - 16/Oct/11 with Matt Bradberry

Peter Metcalfe - 2nd - 15/Oct/11 with Cath Sullivan

Palmer - Lead - 02/Oct/11

Blurgy319 - Lead O/S - 30/Jul/11 with Rimon Than

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

kfowler141 - Lead - 26/Apr/11

althesin - Lead O/S - 25/Apr/11 with Reds

Reds - 2nd rpt - 25/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 23/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 17/Apr/11

cmars89 - Lead - 15/Apr/11 with crpw

crpw - 2nd - 15/Apr/11 with craig marsden

Andrew Cross - 2nd dog - 23/Jan/11 with Tadams

stevetheleg - Lead O/S - 22/Jan/11 with Ashley Clark

Tadams - Lead O/S - 22/Jan/11 with Andrew Cross

David Smith - 2011

PAJames - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Jimbo C - 2nd - 06/Nov/10 with Gethin

gethin_allen - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/10 with Jimbo C

DRIFTER_S14 - 2nd O/S - 24/Oct/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/10

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Oct/10

Nice, bit of a squeeze getting in! Quite juggy.
Dave Pellatt - Lead O/S - 02/Oct/10 with Sophie Foxen

Ron - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/10 with Dawn

Hidden - TR O/S - 08/Sep/10

JamieSparkes - Solo O/S - 15/Aug/10

All good until I got into the chimney: dark, damp, horrible and tight - really tight. Got my fat ass wedged in the chimney, but shuffling got me through it - just.
sjblake - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/10 with Jon Leighton

samsimpson - Solo O/S - 05/Jul/10

payeo20 - 2nd - 03/Jul/10

richyclimb - Lead - 03/Jul/10

An enjoyable classic, awkward thrutchy fun.
jeffsheard - 2nd - 19/Jun/10 with Sarah Davis

Hidden - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/10

Awkward
Ian Archer - 2nd O/S - 13/Jun/10 with Ben Thompson

Hidden - Lead - 01/May/10

JonF - 2nd - 01/May/10

colin milton - Solo - 16/Apr/10

AndyPagett - 2nd - 10/Apr/10 with Adam

Sophie Nunn - Lead - 07/Nov/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/09

Hidden - 2nd - 13/Sep/09

Hidden - Lead - 13/Sep/09

yellowjersey - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09

Hidden - 2nd β - 31/Aug/09

Luke Goddard - 2nd - 22/Aug/09 with Ed O'Connell

Hidden - Lead - 22/Aug/09

Tight squeeze
BennoC - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/09 with Buz

markbenton - Lead - 02/Jun/09 with Trevor

sweartastic, i think they heard me on Burbage!
madaxeman - Lead - 02/Jun/09 with ggawthrope

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/Jun/09

Creep_pea - Lead O/S - 25/May/09 with Tim

lyneux - Lead O/S - 23/May/09 with Susan Vittery

The Bad Cough - 2nd O/S - 10/May/09 with Tom Williams

stickwoman - 2nd - May/09 with charles jefferson, nathan hall

Jamboli - Lead dnf - Apr/09 with Guy Davies

howlingbaboon - 2nd O/S - 15/Mar/09 with Chris Fitzhugh & Ady

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - 2nd - 2009

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - 2009

in icy rain.
wahniel - 2nd O/S - 30/Oct/08 with Stewart McConnell

danm - 2nd - 12/Oct/08 with Mel

Hidden - Lead O/S - 21/Sep/08

Justinho - TR O/S - 20/Sep/08 with Mat White

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/08

gazbonutter - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/08 with Jo Kennedy

poofish - 2nd O/S - 30/Aug/08 with Gary

Brown - Solo O/S - 16/Aug/08

tobydunford - Solo O/S - 15/Aug/08

dj_brigham05 - Solo O/S - 10/Aug/08 with Chris Thain

Simon Caldwell - 2nd rpt - 10/Aug/08 with Carmen

chris2451 - Solo rpt - 10/Aug/08

RCrockford - Lead O/S - 08/Jun/08 with Mike A

Nick Smith - UKC - Solo rpt - 06/May/08

mills85 - 2nd O/S - 23/Feb/08 with Peter

chadrads - Lead O/S - 23/Feb/08 with mills85

Hidden - 2008

greatowl - 2008

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2008

Bex_M - 2nd O/S - 03/Nov/07 with Ewan Buckingham

Hidden - Lead - Nov/07

Neil Pacey - 2nd O/S - 28/Jul/07 with Tanya Savage

Graeme Hammond - Solo O/S - 17/Jun/07

My second outdoor lead climb :)
Thomas L - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/07 with Chris Britton

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/07

Hedley - 2nd O/S - 22/May/07 with Tim Hammell

Awesome route which requires a lot of wriggling good HVD
vvanhinsbergh - Lead O/S - 29/Apr/07 with Matt Whitfield & Mike Swinn

Hidden - Solo O/S - 16/Apr/07

Jim Vach - Solo O/S - 11/Apr/07

JonBray - Lead O/S - 06/Apr/07

craig matheson - Solo - Apr/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 29/Oct/06

Completed after Adrian fell off it.
Pelleas - Lead - 20/Oct/06 with Chris

I was starting to panic when I got wedged in the bottom of the overhanging chimney bit but some good thrutching and wiggling got me far enough to start climbing again. This was Phil's first outdoor route - not the easiest! Sorry Phil!
SuperstarDJ - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/06 with Phil Storer

I just remembered why I don't do HVD.
Charlie Williams - Lead O/S - 23/Sep/06 with Chris Fitzpatrick

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 10/Sep/06

tree.d - 09/Sep/06 with G Taylor

Mutl3y - Lead - 13/Aug/06 with Clog

Clog - 2nd - 13/Aug/06 with Mutl3y

surprisingly fun. only the tight squeeze is overhanging, and it's quite juggy.
Quiddity - 2nd O/S - 08/Jul/06 with Tim

Hidden - TR - 06/May/06

Hidden - 2nd - 06/May/06

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/06

2RoyalAnglian - Lead O/S - Apr/06 with mark ansty

fizzy_elephant - Solo - Oct/05

Hidden - Solo - Oct/05

DerwentDiluted - Lead - 07/Aug/05 with Nicola Pettit

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Aug/05

Nicos - Solo O/S - 08/Apr/05 with solo

Different Steve - Solo - Apr/05

Somerset swede basher - Lead O/S - 02/Feb/05 with Steven Gibbs

kitch22 - 2nd - 01/Sep/04 with Daniel Metcalfe

Simon Caldwell - 2nd O/S - 15/Aug/04 with Tracy

Chris Davids - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/04 with Dad

Allan Young - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/04 with Megan Stanley

MaccMark - 2nd - 13/Jun/04 with Val Young

Hidden - Lead O/S - 02/May/04

victim of mathematics - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/04 with Cornish Merlin

Cornish Merlin - 2nd - 24/Apr/04 with Colin Angus

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/03

Hidden - Solo O/S - 14/Jun/03

Hidden - 09/Jun/03

Laramadness - 2nd β - 29/Mar/03

Hidden - Lead O/S - 27/Mar/03

Hidden - 2003

Nick Smith - UKC - Lead - May/00

Hidden - 2000

Rock Fairy - Lead - 2000

narrow in places, shoulder jamming essential...
kevtoo04 - Solo - 2000

Raggar - Lead - 2000

bigphil - Solo - 15/Mar/98

Roget - Solo O/S - 28/Sep/97 with jon

Hidden - Lead - 03/May/97

craig h - Solo O/S - 10/Aug/96

Chris Ellis - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/95 with David Mirfin

Hidden - Lead - 1995

Completely overgrown at top.
epic ed - Lead dog - 20/Jun/92 with Claire M

Raggar - 2nd - 23/Oct/88 with Steve B

Iain Thow - Solo - 05/Jun/88

BRUCESTRAC - 1988 with Chris Cracknell,Various

mark-abz - Solo - 31/May/87

Tom V - 1985

Dave Musgrove - 29/Jul/81 with Kim Greenald

babymoac - Solo - 24/Jan/81

Nigel Bond - Solo - 13/Feb/77 with Dave Jolliffe

rogerskews - 1975

mikej - Solo - 13/Sep/66 with Brian Lefevre, John Lee

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
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Voting
Total votes cast 65
hard S0 of 33
S3 of 33
easy S5 of 33
hard HVD14 of 33
HVD5 of 33
easy HVD3 of 33
hard VD3 of 33
VD0 of 33
easy VD0 of 33
3 Stars6 of 32
2 Stars14 of 32
1 Star8 of 32
0 Stars3 of 32
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Style of ascent

Soloed33 of 214 (15.4%)
Lead94 of 214 (43.9%)
Followed66 of 214 (30.8%)
Toproped3 of 214 (1.4%)
Unknown18 of 214 (8.4%)

'Climbed'88 of 214 (41.1%)
clean O/S116 of 214 (54.2%)
clean β2 of 214 (0.9%)
clean rpt4 of 214 (1.9%)
dogged2 of 214 (0.9%)
dnf2 of 214 (0.9%)