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© Mark Duncan, Feb 2012

Peak Rock/3/ A Decade of Expansion ticklist

contributed by Bloke on a Rope Jan/14

All the mentioned routes in chapter 3 of Peak Rock, climbed from just after World War 1 to the early 1930's. This decade saw the first use of twin ropes by Morley Wood on his ascent of Kelly's Overhang. The VS grade was firmly cemented by Fred Pigott,Jack Longland,Ivan Waller,Alf Bridge and Herbert Hartley. Also Harry Kelly,George Bower and others started explorations of the Chew Valley.

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Add Climb name Grade Ticks? Height Crag name
The Crab CrawlS 4a **67012mStanage North
Doctor's ChimneyS 4a **30218mStanage North
Manhattan ChimneyS 4a *756mStanage North
Twin Chimneys ButtressVS 4c **74718mStanage Popular
Balcony ButtressS 4a ***166620mStanage Popular
Inverted VVS 4b ***281122mStanage Popular
Tango ButtressHS 5a **150214mStanage North
The Green StreakVS 4c *72612mStanage North
Kelly's OverhangHVS 5b ***71716mStanage North
Christmas CrackHS 4a ***383216mStanage Popular
April CrackHS 4b ***281316mStanage Popular
Central TrinityVS 4c **261516mStanage Popular
Right-hand TrinityS 4b **218814mStanage Popular
Green CrackVS 4c *24510mStanage Popular
Hargreaves' Original RouteVS 4c ***354618mStanage Popular
Cave Gully WallHVS 5a **11914mStanage Popular
Robin Hood's Cave InnominateVS 4c **68114mStanage Popular
Sand ButtressVS 4c ***27022mBlack Rocks
Lean Man's ClimbVS 5a ***21222mBlack Rocks
Black CrackVS 4c **2910mBlack Rocks
Birch Tree WallVS 4c ***44220m• 2Black Rocks
Lone Tree GrooveVS 5a **45118mBlack Rocks
Lean Man's SuperdirectVS 5a ***4420m• 2Black Rocks
Black and TansS 4a ***184730m• 2Roaches Upper Tier
Crack and CornerS 4c ***83638m• 2Roaches Upper Tier
Bachelor's ButtressHVS 4c **40618mRoaches Upper Tier
The Giant's StaircaseHVS 5a *12818mCratcliffe Tor
Bower Route 1HS 4b *14110mCratcliffe Tor
PriscillaHVS 5a *918mLaddow Rocks
Tower AreteHVS 5a **2918mLaddow Rocks
Wedgewood CrackVS 4c **3524mThe Ravenstones
Nasal ButtressHS 4b ***27216mDovestones Edge
Pullman CrackVD 1?Dovestones Edge
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