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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  Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun 

0.9mm rain
13 °C
12 kph

0.8mm rain
15 °C
15 kph

2.3mm rain
Sunny periods
14 °C
21 kph

0.0mm rain
14 °C
10 kph

2.3mm rain
16 °C
14 kph
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Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
2Stupid Gravity.HS 4b 2
3Kabloom!!VS 4c 5
4Knocking TreeHVS 5b *1
5The Incredible HonkHVS 5a 1
7Hello Glastonbury!VS 4c 2
8The ShakesVS 4c 1
9Franco's The ManVS 4c *3
10The Invisible Bellowing BeastE1 5a 2
 Climb nameGradex
12Arete, Gaston! Arete!V3 1
13Meteorite Hangover.V1 1
15The Pines Express.D 1
17Badger Slide.M 1
18Needleback.D 1
20Confessions of a ConjurorE3 5c 1
21Spazmo/Emerging From The TreeHVS 5a 2
22Possessed by Smaug's WifeE5 6a/b **1
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