Broadbottom Quarry

Climbs 28 – Rocktype Grit (quarried) – Altitude 100m a.s.l – Faces ?

Crag features
A minor quarry up to 10m high of local interest only. Mainly lower grade routes and four extremes.

Over the Moors (2012), Peak Climbs - Kinder and Bleaklow (1990)

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
1The ChuteM
2Car Boot SaleE3 6a
3PerseveranceHVS 5b *
4Cracked RibE2 5c *
5Green SlabVD
6Broken CornerD
7Overhanging crackVS 4b
8Danny BoyE2 5c
9Chapel SlabVS 4b *
10Chapel Slab directVS 5a
11Chapel CrackS
12Broadbottom DanE3 6c
13Overlapping wallHVS 5b **
14CarborundumHVS 5a
15Freewheeling FranklinE5 6a *
16Top-rope problemXS 6c *
17Elder WallE2 5b
18Elder Wall DirectE2 6b *
19Elder's EliminateE2 5c *
20Elderberry crackVS 4b
21Girdle TraverseVS 5c
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Overgrown with brambles at the base, but good blackberries. Not climbed often.
pintofbestbitter - 30/Aug/12
i have climbed freewheeling franklin afew times and would grade it E4/5 6a
mikealexpayne - 05/Apr/11
Ihave climbed on the quarry for the psat 30 years and it is now pretty much overgrown at the base and is not climed on often take a big strimmer if you go !!
mikealexpayne - 23/Jun/10
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These details were last updated on 15/Dec/2013

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