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Round Barn Quarry

Lancashire, ENGLAND

Climbs 82 – Rocktype Grit (quarried) – Altitude 100m a.s.l – Faces W

Crag features
A two tiered quarry with the only climbing on the upper tier. Could do with a clean, or a bit more use as there are some good routes here. Notable ones include: The Pross, E1 5b and Mustard VS 4c.

Access notes
No problems reported

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Guidebooks
Lancashire Rock (1999)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1BurgessHVS 5a  
2Third ManE2 6a  
3MacLeanS 4a 1
4Fisherman's FriendVS 4c  
5FishfaceVD  
6Gay DeceiverHS 4b *1
7Hold in the WallHVS 5b * 
8Forbidden FruitE1 5c  
9ThundercrapS 4a 1
10Blackfoot SueVS 4b * 
11LancastrianHVS 5b 1
12Lost ArrowHVS 5a 2
13LimboS 4a  
14Downward BoundVD 2
15Star SailorVS 4c  
16The ProssE1 5b **7
17Ghost DancerE1 5c 3
18HoVS 4b 2
19GogoVS 4b 1
20PoloS 4a *4
21Sough DirectS 4a 5
22SoughVD 6
23Tunnel VisionS 4a *3
24FoVD 6
25Manque de VilleVS 4c 4
26Lonesome TravellerVS 4c 3
27Spanish StrollVD 5
28Barn OwlD 7
29BarnstormerS 4a  
30Last StrawHVS 5a 2
31Decree NisiE1 5c *2
32WopS 4a 4
33PencilVD 1
34Trevor's AnswerVS 4c * 
35Ron's DilemmaVS 4b  
36Flake OutVD 3
37CracklingVD 4
38BarnacleS 4a *9
39Clog and BillycockD 2
40BarnrakerD 2
41Red Rose RibS 4a **9
 Climb nameGradex
42Red Rose WallHS 4b 4
43Shear BrowHS 4a 1
44Killing FloorHS 4a 1
45Stubby PinnacleD 1
46Railroad GrooveS 4a 2
47Right TrackVS 4c 1
48Flake and GrooveVS 4c 5
49Baldy's DelightE2 5c *1
50MustardVS 4c 7
51Black PuddingHS 4b 2
52Offal Corner??  
53Gardener's Question-TimeS 4a  
54Ah-Med-ItS 4a 1
55Blackburn ButtressVS 5a 1
56The First ThirdHVS 5a * 
57Rising DreadHS 4b  
58Helter SkelterVD  
59Cuckoo WaltzS 4a  
60Sometimes a Great NotionVD  
61One Flew OutHS 4a * 
62Armagideon TimesHVS 5b ** 
63Complete ControlVS 4c * 
64EqualiserS 4a  
65Suspect DeviceHS 4a  
66July WakesVD 1
67Dawn ChorusE2 5c *2
68Milton Friedman ate my LunchE2 5c *2
69Rave On! Boris YeltsinE1 5c *1
70MudlarkS 4a  
71VixenS 4a * 
72FoxheadHS 4b  
73Gulag ArchipelagoE1 5b ** 
74East LancsVS 4c ** 
75Legendary Lancashire HerosHVS 5a **1
76Lancashire LadHS 4b * 
77Yorkshire QueerHVS 5a  
78PsychlopsE3 5c * 
79Lancashire LassS 4a  
80Los EndosHS 4a * 
81Marc's RouteHVS 5a 2
82Found DebreuE1 5c 2
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Went here last night - there are some good climbs here, especially on the flake crack slab, however the top outs are thought provoking - a good clean and more traffic should sort this out. I disagree with the comment above that it's a write off, but acknowledge that there are better places to climb!
rginns - 01/Aug/07

Visited this quarry on 5/6/2007. Some worthwhile climbs on Entrance Walls but exits often poor with loose rock. Plenty of good stakes at top. Nice views towards Winter Hill.
JohnSteven - 11/Jun/07

This crag is rubbish. It is falling apart and the very few decent climbs here are located in one small area. Furthermore they have terrible exits. Helmets are a must and, sadly, cleaning this crag is a bit much to hope for. This crag should be given to the gun club that uses Wilton 2 and 3, and leave those two gems to the climbers. Visit this place if you will, but you're not likely to want to go back.
Mat - 21/May/04