14m.

Rockfax Description
From the tip of the slab, make a hard friction move to start and then just go. Unprotected but a belayer on the left is sensible! © Rockfax

FA. John Gosling 1967

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ROCKFAX Eastern Grit (2006): Top 500, Stanage E1 Challenge (1989 Guide), Ron Fawcetts 100 extremes in a day

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The old James turnbull 28 Jul, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: i agree completly with the last comments. no way anything more than e1. 5c is the first moves (safe) then the rest of the route is e1 5a, which shows a dangeous position. just needs explaining in the desciption. thought 2 stars, great buzz without being too hard
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βeta: i agree completly with the last comments. no way anything more than e1. 5c is the first moves (safe) then the rest of the route is e1 5a, which shows a dangeous position. just needs explaining in the desciption. thought 2 stars, great buzz without being too hard
Tyler 1 Nov, 2004 Show βeta
βeta: Dangerously undergraded at E1, there is no easy escape once on the arete. diud strangler the same day and found this just as scary. E2 at least.
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βeta: Dangerously undergraded at E1, there is no easy escape once on the arete. diud strangler the same day and found this just as scary. E2 at least.
Chris the Tall 14 Nov, 2002 Show βeta
βeta: I suspect a long reach is quite useful as well
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βeta: I suspect a long reach is quite useful as well
EarlyBird 20 Dec, 2001 Show βeta
βeta: The fluttery heart symbol might be a clue.
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βeta: The fluttery heart symbol might be a clue.
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User Date Style Notes & Partners
Hidden 26 Jul Lead O/S
Hidden 30 Jun 2nd O/S
Hidden 30 Jun Lead O/S
Hidden 5 Jun 2nd O/S
clanger ?? -
Hidden 7 May, 2017 Lead dnf
Jonathan Hall 7 May, 2017 Lead
with RM199
with RM199
RM199 7 May, 2017 2nd O/S E1 5c with belayer up slope (us). E2 5c to solo
E1 5c with belayer up slope (us). E2 5c to solo
joedean ??, 2017 - Using the old 'On Peak Rock Guide' which recons this is a HVS... I thought it felt harder!
Using the old 'On Peak Rock Guide' which recons this is a HVS... I thought it felt harder!
Hidden 28 May, 2016 2nd
john lynch 20 Apr, 2016 Solo O/S
with Lewis Andrew
with Lewis Andrew
Cake 3 Apr, 2016 TR rpt
danJBA 24 Jun, 2015 Solo
Hidden 18 Apr, 2015 Solo
Theo Moore - UKC and UKH 17 Apr, 2015 Solo O/S scary but not bad. archangel will soon be mine.
scary but not bad. archangel will soon be mine.
Hidden 2 Nov, 2014 Lead O/S
Hidden 1 Nov, 2014 Solo O/S
Hidden 8 Sep, 2014 -
Hidden 8 Sep, 2014 -
BarbsMurray 31 Aug, 2014 2nd
with Mikey
with Mikey
Hidden 5 Jul, 2014 Solo O/S
Alex Hallam 15 May, 2014 Lead O/S Found a small tri cam but probably wouldn't hang my washing on it. Its all in the mind.
Found a small tri cam but probably wouldn't hang my washing on it. Its all in the mind.
dannyboy83 15 May, 2014 2nd O/S
mark20 15 May, 2014 Solo O/S
deacondeacon 15 Apr, 2014 Lead O/S Gripped
Gripped
Andy Peak 1 15 Apr, 2014 Lead
dr_botnik 15 Apr, 2014 2nd O/S
Dan Arkle ??, 2014 -
al123 22 Sep, 2013 Solo
Andy Hardy 5 Jun, 2013 TR RH start
RH start
Katya 20 Apr, 2013 2nd
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 20 Apr, 2013 Lead O/S
with Katya
with Katya
Bradbury 30 Aug, 2012 2nd O/S
Nick1812P 28 Aug, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 28 Aug, 2012 2nd O/S
barni 25 Aug, 2012 TR O/S Shunted
Shunted
disturbed_one51 19 Jun, 2012 Solo
Tony Kartawick ??, 2012 -
Becky E 14 Jun, 2011 2nd O/S
Graeme Hammond 14 Jun, 2011 Lead O/S Good bold climbing from the word go with the drop off to the right. No gear so may as well have been a solo.
with Becky E
Good bold climbing from the word go with the drop off to the right. No gear so may as well have been a solo.
with Becky E
Hidden 20 Apr, 2011 Solo
highlux 6 Mar, 2011 Lead O/S Quite spooky really.
Quite spooky really.
uphillnow ??, 2011 -
nathanlee 2 Oct, 2010 Solo O/S
tompilgrem 25 Sep, 2010 TR O/S
Adam Potter 22 Aug, 2010 2nd
Hidden 22 Aug, 2010 2nd
Hidden 2 Jul, 2010 Lead RP
Hidden ?Dec, 2009 -
Hidden 10 Oct, 2009 TR rpt
AJ007 19 Sep, 2009 Solo O/S
dan gibson 19 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
with AJ
with AJ
Mr Sparkle 13 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 27 Jul, 2009 Solo O/S
Hidden 14 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
9fingerjon 14 Apr, 2009 2nd O/S
with Matt G and Owen
with Matt G and Owen
metal arms 29 Mar, 2009 Solo O/S
Hidden 7 Dec, 2008 Solo O/S
PennyL 17 Oct, 2008 Solo O/S
with PeakDJ
with PeakDJ
Brown 4 Jun, 2008 Solo O/S
Creep_pea 7 May, 2008 2nd O/S
with Jim, Tom
with Jim, Tom
Hidden 21 Apr, 2008 Solo O/S
The old James turnbull ??, 2008 Lead
The old James turnbull ??, 2008 Lead
The old James turnbull ??, 2008 Lead
Ram MkiV 22 Oct, 2007 Solo O/S
with Steve Robinson
with Steve Robinson
Joe Dove 23 Sep, 2007 Lead
with kev
with kev
Hidden 10 Jun, 2007 -
yuha 28 Oct, 2006 Solo β Beta: I belayed my friend up the route from the stance left up. Then soloed it.
with Stefan
Beta: I belayed my friend up the route from the stance left up. Then soloed it.
with Stefan
stuart100 9 Sep, 2006 Lead O/S
with Ian Brown
with Ian Brown
Gambit 11 May, 2006 Lead O/S
with Tim
with Tim
Boy ??, 2006 -
Neil McA 9 Oct, 2005 2nd rpt
with Si Cooke, Stan
with Si Cooke, Stan
Hidden ?Oct, 2005 Sent O/S
Rich Guest ?Oct, 2005 Solo O/S Called for a mat regretably, as I was fine with the solo in the end. Sketchy though
Called for a mat regretably, as I was fine with the solo in the end. Sketchy though
richgac 24 Sep, 2005 Solo O/S
Hidden 6 Dec, 2003 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 Jun, 2003 Solo O/S
scott titt 13 Apr, 2003 Lead
with Bob M
with Bob M
Bob M 13 Apr, 2003 2nd
loonyclimber ?Apr, 2002 Solo
Hidden ??, 2002 -
gavjwp ?Aug, 2000 Lead O/S
with Dave Todd
with Dave Todd
Ropeboy 10 Jun, 2000 Lead
Strong Steve 23 Apr, 2000 Lead O/S
Hidden 19 Mar, 2000 Lead
tlr ??, 2000 Solo
Ben Bransby ??, 2000 Solo
tuftynick ??, 2000 Lead
Hidden 12 Sep, 1999 Lead
craig h 21 Jun, 1998 Lead O/S
with Luke Steer
with Luke Steer
Hidden 30 May, 1998 Lead
r0b 22 Nov, 1997 Solo β
Laramadness 9 Jun, 1996 Solo
Hidden 6 Apr, 1996 Lead O/S
nai ??, 1995 Solo
Hidden ??, 1995 Lead
John H Bull (tcfka Bullybones) ??, 1995 -
Steve Crowe 9 Oct, 1994 Solo O/S
Hidden 3 Sep, 1994 TR O/S
Hidden 16 Jul, 1994 Lead
The Reaper 23 Jun, 1994 TR O/S Shunt
Shunt
Hidden 1 May, 1994 -
Hidden 25 Sep, 1993 Lead O/S
NeilGriffiths ??, 1993 -
crossleysm ??, 1993 Solo c.93
c.93
Hidden ??, 1993 Solo
Hidden 5 Sep, 1992 2nd
Hidden ?Aug, 1992 2nd
Chris the Tall ?Jul, 1992 Solo O/S
SR1970 ?May, 1992 Lead O/S
Hidden ?Aug, 1991 Solo O/S
Roget 23 Jun, 1991 Solo O/S
Stoney Boy 28 Apr, 1991 Lead O/S
with Colin Hughes
with Colin Hughes
Nick Haine 1 Sep, 1990 Lead
Andy Say 3 Jul, 1990 Solo
Hidden 27 Jun, 1990 Solo
phardman 3 May, 1989 Lead O/S
with John Lloyd
with John Lloyd
Rob Davies ?Aug, 1988 Lead Not just a high belayer but also sneaky "side" runners - HVS?
with Mick Moss
Not just a high belayer but also sneaky "side" runners - HVS?
with Mick Moss
Hidden 1 Jun, 1988 Lead
goi.ashmore 7 Nov, 1987 Solo O/S
Michael Hood 16 Aug, 1987 Lead O/S
Rob Davies ?Jul, 1987 TR
Hidden 17 Jun, 1987 Lead
steve prior ?Sep, 1986 Lead O/S
with Paul L
with Paul L
Hidden 21 Jun, 1986 Lead O/S
John Marsland 19 May, 1986 Solo
sadams 3 May, 1986 Solo
with Mark Bonham
with Mark Bonham
Dave Musgrove 28 Dec, 1985 -
with Kim Greenald
with Kim Greenald
Rob Seymour 25 Jun, 1985 Lead O/S
with Jim Seymour
with Jim Seymour
Hidden 24 Apr, 1985 Solo
Neil McA 26 Apr, 1984 Solo
Hidden 12 Jun, 1983 TR
mark-abz 16 Sep, 1982 TR
with Andy W
with Andy W
andy gittins ??, 1982 -
duncan ?Nov, 1980 Solo O/S
Mark Kemball 12 Aug, 1979 Solo
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High E3
Mid E3
Low E3
High E2
Mid E2
Low E2
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
Votes cast 35
High 5c
Mid 5c
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High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
Votes cast 33
Votes cast 30
Style of Ascent
Lead
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