Docky Dam (Doctor Dam)

Climbs 6 – Rocktype Grit (quarried) – Altitude 100m a.s.l – Faces ?

Crag features
A quarry with steep and strenuous routes up to 55ft.

Only six routes, worthy of a local's interest. Often green due to it being in trees, though often in condition when other crags are not.

Access notes
Take the A680 from Rochdale for 2.5mi to Norden. At the Bridge Inn turn R up Greenbooth Lane, then L at once. Follow for 300m to a layby at a small lake.

Take the footpath to the R of the lake into the wood to the crag.

Be sure to read the BMC access notes.

Guidebooks
Lancashire Rock (1999)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
1SparklerHVS 5a  
2DiplomaVS 5a * 
3Touch RightHVS 5b  
4FlybrushHS 4b  
5Shelf and WallHVS 5a * 
6In and OutVS 4c  
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