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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 **73412mStanage North
Doctor's ChimneyS 4a **34818mStanage North
Manhattan ChimneyS 4a *766mStanage North
Twin Chimneys ButtressVS 4c **79318mStanage Popular
Balcony ButtressS 4a ***177820mStanage Popular
Inverted VVS 4b ***299822mStanage Popular
Tango ButtressHS 5a **157714mStanage North
The Green StreakVS 4c *77512mStanage North
Kelly's OverhangHVS 5b ***75416mStanage North
Christmas CrackHS 4a ***411616mStanage Popular
April CrackHS 4b ***300916mStanage Popular
Central TrinityVS 4c **279116mStanage Popular
Right-hand TrinityS 4b **232414mStanage Popular
Green CrackVS 4c *25310mStanage Popular
Hargreaves' Original RouteVS 4c ***379818mStanage Popular
Cave Gully WallHVS 5a **13014mStanage Popular
Robin Hood's Cave InnominateVS 4c **76214mStanage Popular
Sand ButtressVS 4c ***30722mBlack Rocks
Lean Man's ClimbVS 5a ***23622mBlack Rocks
Black CrackVS 4c **2910mBlack Rocks
Birch Tree WallVS 4c ***48220m• 2Black Rocks
Lone Tree GrooveVS 5a **48518mBlack Rocks
Lean Man's SuperdirectVS 5a ***7120m• 2Black Rocks
Black and TansS 4a ***194130m• 2Roaches Upper Tier
Crack and CornerS 4c ***86838m• 2Roaches Upper Tier
Bachelor's ButtressHVS 4c **42818mRoaches Upper Tier
The Giant's StaircaseHVS 5a *13918mCratcliffe Tor
Bower Route 1HS 4b *14310mCratcliffe Tor
PriscillaHVS 5a *918mLaddow Rocks
Tower AreteHVS 5a **2918mLaddow Rocks
Wedgewood CrackVS 4c **4024mThe Ravenstones
Nasal ButtressHS 4b ***30116mDovestones Edge
Pullman CrackVD 1?Dovestones Edge
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