UKC

South Devon and Dartmoor

Author Nick White
Published Cordee (1995)
ISBN 1-871-890-32-2

Review

Wide-ranging, taking in everything from seacliffs to titchy inland tors (inc. bouldering). Great pictures, good crag pics with route lines overlaid; the "here be dragons" cartoons can get a bit boring and take space that could have been used improving legibility of some area guides.


Crags covered by this Guide
Devon crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Anstey's Cove144LimestoneS
Babbacombe58LimestoneSE
Beer Head2ChalkS
Bench Tor26GraniteS
Berry Head (Coastguard Cliffs)179LimestoneS
Berry Head (The Old Redoubt)111LimestoneE
Berry Head Quarry83LimestoneN
Bigbury Bay (Bantham Hand)3ShaleW
Black Hill Boulders21Granite?
Blackingstone Quarry10Graniteall
Bolt Tail17SchistW
Bonehill Rocks (Bone Hill)175GraniteSW
Bulley Cleave Quarry3Limestone?
Chinkwell Tor10GraniteW
Chipley Quarry9Pillow lavaSW
Chudleigh Rocks156LimestoneS
Churston (Sea cliffs and quarries)71LimestoneN
Cod Rock8LimestoneNW
Combestone Tor24GraniteNE
Cradle Rock Buttress19LimestoneE
Crow Buttress Dewerstone6GraniteNW
Daddyhole Main Cliff41LimestoneE
Daddyhole Upper Cliff48LimestoneS
Durl Head37Limestoneall
Elender Cove11QuartziteSW
Exmouth1Sandstone (hard)?
Foggintor Quarry11Graniteall
Fur Tor3Granite?
Gammon Head10SchistS
Great and Little Mis Tor19Granite?
Great Links Tor15Granite?
Greator Rocks30GraniteS
Hayne Down49Graniteall
Haytor (aka Hay Tor) and Low Man79GraniteW
Haytor (or Hay Tor) Quarry8GraniteE
Hazard Quarry36LimestoneS
Hazel Tor6Mica schistSW
Heltor Rock20GraniteW
Hexton Quarry6LimestoneS
Holwell Quarry14Granite?
Holwell Tor14Granite?
Hooe Lake Quarry13Limestone?
Hope Cove2ShaleW
Hound Tor183GraniteSW
Kestor Rock6GraniteSW
Ladram Bay Stacks8Sandstone (soft)S
Leather Tor11GraniteE
London Bridge29Limestoneall
Long Quarry Point90LimestoneE
Luckey Tor (aka Eagle Rock)16GraniteS
Lustleigh (Sacrificial Virgin Boulder)12Granite?
Lustleigh Cleave (Harton Chest)29Granite?
Lustleigh Cleave (Ravens Rocks)57GraniteS
Lustleigh Cleave (The Nutcrackers)57Granite?
Manaton Rocks28GraniteS
Meadfoot Quarry28LimestoneSE
Morwell Rocks40SlateW
Myrtle Turtle Quarry7Granite?
Palace Quarry8Limestone?
Parsons Hole (aka Telegraph Hole)34LimestoneSE
Pew tor9Graniteall
Pilchard Cove12ShaleSE
Plimsoll Line Cliff8Limestone?
Plymouth Hoe75LimestoneS
Prawle Point14SchistS
Radford Quarry13LimestoneW
Richmond Walk14Limestone?
River Dart Rocks2LimestoneNE
Saddle Point5Limestone?
Saddle Tor48Granite?
Sanctuary Wall29LimestoneS
Sandy Bay3Sandstone (soft)?
Seale Hayne Quarry2Limestone?
Sharkham Point11LimestoneE
Sharp Tor (Dartmoor)5Shale?
Sharp Tor (Devon coast)11Shale?
Sheeps Tor40GraniteE
Sidmouth0Limestone?
Smallacombe Rocks100Granite?
Sourton Tors25GraniteN
St Anchorites Rock7Doleriteall
Steeple Cove2SchistSW
Swell Tor Quarry11Granite?
The Dewerstone149GraniteS
The Orgasmatron6GraniteS
The Parson and The Clerk2Sandstone (soft)?
Thurlstone Rock1Conglomerateall
Torbryan Quarry40LimestoneW
Vixen Tor27GraniteW
West Mill Tor5Granite?
Westcott Rocks2Granite?
White Rock4Limestone?