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Windsor Hill Quarry

Somerset, ENGLAND

Climbs 14 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 204m a.s.l – Faces W

Crag features
Small Crag at the top of Croscombe Valley.Best reached by the old railway tunnel footpath where there is a small car space.The footpath descends into the Quarry passing the steep rust coloured Left Wing and some other small buttresses then emerging into the cove-like main Quarry.The left side of the cove is known as Somerset Wall,mainly pink in colour with a lot of crystalline pockets.The area on the right is of a darker hue,overhanging in places and known as Dorset Wall.The whole crag is sportingly loose but with some potential.20 metres high.At the top end of the Quarry there is an old viaduct which has been used by groups for abseiling practice,there are some suspect bolts(without hangers).This is a possible site for Bridge Swings etc.

Access notes
The crag is on a public footpath so no known access problems.

Weather forecast

 Today  Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon 

2.8mm rain
Cloudy
18 °C
15 kph

1.4mm rain
Cloudy
19 °C
17 kph

4.9mm rain
Mainly cloudy
16 °C
12 kph

0.2mm rain
Sun
17 °C
10 kph

0.2mm rain
Sun
19 °C
13 kph
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Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
 THE LEFT WING.  
2Confessions of a ConjurorE3 5c  
3Stupid Gravity.HS 4b 2
4Kabloom!!VS 4c 5
5Knocking TreeHVS 5b *1
6The Incredible HonkHVS 5a 1
 SOMERSET WALL.  
8Hello Glastonbury!VS 4c 2
9The ShakesVS 4c 1
10Franco's The ManVS 4c *3
 Climb nameGradex
11The Invisible Bellowing BeastE1 5a 2
 QUARRY FLOOR BOULDERS.  
13Arete, Gaston! Arete!V3 1
14Meteorite Hangover.V1 1
 DORSET WALL.  
16The Pines Express.D 1
 THE OTHER PLACE.  
18Badger Slide.M 1
19Needleback.D 1
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