Western Grit

Western Grit
Author Chris Craggs and Alan James
Published Rockfax (2003)
ISBN 1-873341-80-6

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Full-colour companion guide to Peak Gritstone East. Staffordshire, Kinder, Bleaklow, Chew, Lancashire and Cheshire areas covered with photo-topos and descriptions.

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Western Grit Rockfax (2009)

Crags covered by this Guide
Cheshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Frodsham129Sandstone (hard)W
Helsby321Sandstone (hard)NW
Windgather Rocks153GritstoneSW
Derbyshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Castle Naze101GritstoneW
Kinder Northern Edges317GritstoneN
Kinder Scout Downfall Area261GritstoneW
Kinder Southern Edges314GritstoneS
Laddow Rocks155GritstoneE
New Mills Torrs111GritstoneS
Shining Clough Rocks117GritstoneN
Tintwistle Knarr81Grit (quarried)S
Greater Manchester crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Alderman Rocks61Gritstone?
Blackstone Edge340GritstoneW
Dovestones Edge102GritstoneNW
Hobson Moor Quarry110Grit (quarried)SW
Running Hill Pits173Grit (quarried)SW
Standing Stones86GritstoneS
The Dovestones Quarries123Grit (quarried)SW
The Ravenstones156GritstoneN
Upperwood Quarry53Grit (quarried)SE
Wimberry Rocks229GritstoneN
Lancashire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Anglezarke Quarry188Grit (quarried)all
Brownstones180Grit (quarried)S
Charnel Stones65GritstoneW
Cow's Mouth Quarry105Grit (quarried)W
Den Lane Quarry114Grit (quarried)SE
Denham Quarry111Grit (quarried)W
Rob's Rocks54GritstoneSW
Summit Quarry107Grit (quarried)S
Wilderness Rocks42GritstoneN
Wilton 1359Grit (quarried)NE
Wilton 297Grit (quarried)?
Wilton 3118Grit (quarried)?
Merseyside crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Pex Hill Quarry278Sandstone (hard)all
Staffordshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Hen Cloud191GritstoneSW
Newstones and Baldstones150GritstoneE
Ramshaw Rocks262GritstoneSE
Roaches Lower Tier324GritstoneSW
Roaches Skyline323GritstoneSW
Roaches Upper Tier285GritstoneSW
The Five Clouds117GritstoneSW