20m.

Rockfax Description
Up the main groove at the back of the bay to ledges and a finish up the groove above the grass ledge. Steep and worthwhile climbing on jugs and jams with good gear along the way. © Rockfax

FA. Ted Howard 1960

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Eastern Grit 2 star plus (HVS/VS/HS), Millstone Edge, Northern Grit 100 VD - VS

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Lee0901 16 Sep Lead
Hidden 16 Sep 2nd
Hidden 13 Sep Solo
Hidden 30 Aug Lead O/S
kk123 21 Jul Lead
tylerc91 13 Jul Lead O/S
AdamFreeman 13 Jul 2nd O/S
jb2006 10 Jul 2nd
r8ck_chick 10 Jul Lead
with jb2006
with jb2006
rowland penty 7 Jul 2nd
with eubs
with eubs
Miki Knorr 6 Jul Lead
Hidden 4 Jul Lead O/S
goshawk 1 Jul 2nd
with Steve Meadows
with Steve Meadows
leopolian 16 Jun Lead O/S
Hidden 16 Jun 2nd O/S
Gianthit 5 Jun 2nd O/S
cragtyke 3 Jun Lead Very good route, looks a bit veggy at the top but it isn't really.
Very good route, looks a bit veggy at the top but it isn't really.
Hidden 3 Jun 2nd
Hidden 1 Jun 2nd O/S
Hidden 1 Jun 2nd O/S
Hidden 1 Jun 2nd rpt
parched 26 May 2nd O/S Raining by the time I went up.
with Luke F
Raining by the time I went up.
with Luke F
mattgrange 25 May Lead O/S Easy enough and a good warm-up.
Easy enough and a good warm-up.
max_chan 23 May Lead O/S
Hidden 22 May Lead O/S
morganator 15 May 2nd O/S
Alexander_Metcalfe 12 May Lead O/S Easy climb with some lovely flakes to layback off.
Easy climb with some lovely flakes to layback off.
Tom Blake 12 May Lead O/S
benwh1te 12 May Lead
Zoesawula 29 Apr Lead O/S almost cried
almost cried
lucas pilpel 29 Apr 2nd
Paulos87 13 Apr Lead O/S Nice route
Nice route
charlie broe 31 Mar Lead O/S
with Matt
with Matt
Hidden 16 Feb 2nd O/S
rickeden 2 Jan Lead O/S
mrphilipoldham 2 Jan 2nd rpt
Philip Gardiner 22 Oct, 2018 2nd
Deezel65 22 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S Brilliant! This route deserves a lot more attention.
Brilliant! This route deserves a lot more attention.
phughes1988 21 Oct, 2018 2nd
Adamnoblett 21 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
Phippy 21 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
Trickett 21 Oct, 2018 2nd O/S
rockafunked 20 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 17 Oct, 2018 Lead
Hidden 17 Oct, 2018 2nd
mrphilipoldham 3 Oct, 2018 2nd rpt
devious wally 3 Oct, 2018 Lead O/S
whoisjosh 22 Aug, 2018 2nd O/S
with Hugh
with Hugh
peakschris 18 Aug, 2018 Lead O/S
with fechtn
with fechtn
stephenmckenzie 18 Aug, 2018 Lead rpt
pawel suhy 18 Aug, 2018 2nd O/S Great route!
Great route!
fechtn 18 Aug, 2018 2nd rpt
Alaister ?Aug, 2018 Lead Awsome route, a couple bearly moves on the first half and much easier after the grassy ledge
with GF
Awsome route, a couple bearly moves on the first half and much easier after the grassy ledge
with GF
Rockmonkey1977 24 Jul, 2018 Lead O/S A nice climb, spoiled by my negative attitude (too hot, shoes hurt, slept badly, bad tummy, trad faff etc!)
A nice climb, spoiled by my negative attitude (too hot, shoes hurt, slept badly, bad tummy, trad faff etc!)
J.E.Spencer 21 Jul, 2018 Lead O/S
Butch87 21 Jul, 2018 Lead
Hidden 16 Jul, 2018 2nd
Hidden 16 Jul, 2018 Lead
Struck Lucky 14 Jul, 2018 Lead Excellent route.
with James
Excellent route.
with James
Hidden ?Jul, 2018 2nd
keitht 24 Jun, 2018 Lead
with Dave Lomas
with Dave Lomas
elliotphillips43 23 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 6 Jun, 2018 2nd O/S
Jim Walton 6 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S Steeper than it looked
Steeper than it looked
dcstuart 31 May, 2018 2nd β
cragsman9000 31 May, 2018 Lead O/S
peakschris 27 May, 2018 Lead dog Superb route. Rested on gear near bottom to work out a tricky move
with Richard PCC
Superb route. Rested on gear near bottom to work out a tricky move
with Richard PCC
Gambit 27 May, 2018 2nd O/S
with Chris
with Chris
Jamesontherocks 27 May, 2018 Lead O/S
daveclarke5 12 May, 2018 2nd
with Stephen, Andy
with Stephen, Andy
mikewilson789 12 May, 2018 2nd β
with iain Robertson
with iain Robertson
MikwWebster 12 May, 2018 Lead O/S
with Rab
with Rab
emilyhewison 11 May, 2018 Lead O/S
Hidden 10 May, 2018 2nd O/S
tsmilton 6 May, 2018 Lead O/S
with Will Kirby
with Will Kirby
luke_blazejewski 21 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
Delight 21 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
with Badby
with Badby
HenryMeier 19 Apr, 2018 2nd β
mrphilipoldham 19 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
TobyA 18 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
with Jonas B
with Jonas B
Hidden 14 Apr, 2018 Lead O/S
emdawes 14 Apr, 2018 2nd
Hidden 25 Mar, 2018 Lead rpt
poeter210 25 Mar, 2018 2nd rpt
with druss
with druss
rd20 2 Dec, 2017 Lead O/S Cold, kept stopping to warm up hands
with jvdv
Cold, kept stopping to warm up hands
with jvdv
jvdv 2 Dec, 2017 2nd Strenuous but fun. I imagine it can only be improved by being able to feel your fingers.
with rd20
Strenuous but fun. I imagine it can only be improved by being able to feel your fingers.
with rd20
joeramsay 14 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
with Steven Ramsay
with Steven Ramsay
Pero 6 Oct, 2017 Lead
topsyturvy 6 Oct, 2017 2nd O/S
with Pero
with Pero
Andy Moles 26 Sep, 2017 Solo
KristianBirchall 24 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
with Claire Chadderton
with Claire Chadderton
isandyharper 24 Sep, 2017 Lead G/U Lead with some 50/50 pre-placed gear / my gear. A great route, looks deceptively easier from the ground!
Lead with some 50/50 pre-placed gear / my gear. A great route, looks deceptively easier from the ground!
Liz.Morrison 24 Sep, 2017 2nd
Pixie-Andy 24 Sep, 2017 Lead O/S
with Mathew
with Mathew
Stickle Tarn 28 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
royle883 26 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 16 Aug, 2017 2nd
Hidden 12 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
cem 12 Aug, 2017 2nd rpt
with Rory Cummings, Ian Dillon
with Rory Cummings, Ian Dillon
Rory_Cummings_NI 12 Aug, 2017 2nd
with Charles, pingora
with Charles, pingora
Hidden 6 Aug, 2017 2nd
josefft 6 Aug, 2017 2nd RP
josefft 6 Aug, 2017 Lead dnf
stephenmckenzie 6 Aug, 2017 Lead O/S
Luke90 17 Jul, 2017 Lead O/S Great fun. Would probably deserve three stars if it didn't fizzle out so much after the ledge.
Great fun. Would probably deserve three stars if it didn't fizzle out so much after the ledge.
Hidden 17 Jul, 2017 2nd O/S
mrs milf 7 Jul, 2017 2nd
with John Cook
with John Cook
Hidden 1 Jul, 2017 Lead O/S
Mr Fuller 1 Jul, 2017 2nd O/S
Cheeks 18 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
with K Toon
with K Toon
Pero 14 Jun, 2017 2nd
Bryan M 14 Jun, 2017 -
with Pero
with Pero
Mick r 11 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
with Jo
with Jo
Brannock 11 Jun, 2017 2nd
Tony Holdsworth 11 Jun, 2017 Lead rpt
with Steve Smith
with Steve Smith
georgenvk 11 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
Phil West 1 Jun, 2017 Lead O/S
with Chris Tan
with Chris Tan
RM199 24 May, 2017 2nd rpt
Hidden 24 May, 2017 Lead O/S
Derek Furze 8 May, 2017 2nd Cleaner at this stage of the year
with Rick
Cleaner at this stage of the year
with Rick
Rob Jarratt 7 May, 2017 2nd Lovely rough rock on the first part, but the backs of my hands were suffering by this stage.
with Tony Sawyer
Lovely rough rock on the first part, but the backs of my hands were suffering by this stage.
with Tony Sawyer
Hidden 2 May, 2017 Lead rpt
fechtn 30 Apr, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 23 Jan, 2017 Lead
FaffmasterG 15 Oct, 2016 Lead O/S
Hidden 29 Aug, 2016 Lead O/S
Tony Kartawick 5 Aug, 2016 Lead
Fred Lazell 5 Aug, 2016 2nd
Hidden 31 Jul, 2016 Lead
Chris Sansum 24 Jul, 2016 2nd O/S
with Colin Milton
with Colin Milton
colin milton 24 Jul, 2016 Lead
with chris sansum
with chris sansum
1poundSOCKS 17 Jul, 2016 2nd β
Jan.Hrb 4 Jun, 2016 2nd
with Ales
with Ales
Hidden 3 Jun, 2016 Lead
efrance24234 20 May, 2016 Lead O/S
Jules Lane 14 May, 2016 Lead O/S Some really good moves.
Some really good moves.
Gav Williams 14 May, 2016 2nd
Rachel S 1 May, 2016 Lead O/S
with pebbles
with pebbles
pebbles 1 May, 2016 2nd
Txitxar ??, 2016 Lead
dr_botnik 26 Nov, 2015 Lead O/S Pretty epic in the wet. So bad that Andy was afraid to second me up so abbed for the gear off a wobbly fence post.
Pretty epic in the wet. So bad that Andy was afraid to second me up so abbed for the gear off a wobbly fence post.
rajeshwarbisht 17 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
with Flavio
with Flavio
Flavio 17 Oct, 2015 2nd
Hidden 20 Sep, 2015 2nd O/S
Hidden 8 Aug, 2015 2nd O/S
Hidden 8 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
cdpuk 8 Aug, 2015 2nd O/S
RobScarisbrick 8 Aug, 2015 Lead O/S
with cdpuk
with cdpuk
Hidden 22 Jul, 2015 2nd
Hidden 15 Jul, 2015 2nd O/S
tom_lewis89 30 Jun, 2015 Lead fun!
with ralphio
fun!
with ralphio
Hidden 4 Jun, 2015 Lead O/S
antdav 3 Jun, 2015 2nd
with hotfeet
with hotfeet
hotfeet 3 Jun, 2015 Lead
with antdav
with antdav
Hidden 27 May, 2015 Solo O/S
Hidden 17 May, 2015 Lead O/S
poeter210 16 May, 2015 2nd O/S
with druss
with druss
Palindrome 26 Apr, 2015 2nd O/S
buxtoncoffeelover 3 Nov, 2014 Lead
with ralphio
with ralphio
ralphio 3 Nov, 2014 2nd Nice bridging.
Nice bridging.
Hidden 25 Oct, 2014 Lead
Derek Furze 2 Oct, 2014 Lead Good fun, if a bit grubby
with Paul Wheeler
Good fun, if a bit grubby
with Paul Wheeler
Hidden 7 Sep, 2014 2nd O/S
jkarran 7 Sep, 2014 Lead Good climbing and lots of it. I felt distinctly rusty at the start but back in my stride by the end of it.
with Aly
Good climbing and lots of it. I felt distinctly rusty at the start but back in my stride by the end of it.
with Aly
tsl42 24 Aug, 2014 Lead O/S
DanielGyi 24 Aug, 2014 2nd O/S
with tsl42
with tsl42
dannyboy83 17 Jun, 2014 Solo O/S
Mike_Hayes 1 Jun, 2014 Lead
with James Graham
with James Graham
john_ni 16 May, 2014 Lead O/S
with rich_hw
with rich_hw
dh4096 ?May, 2014 Lead O/S
ffdalton 22 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S super route, bit cold today thou.
with John Beard
super route, bit cold today thou.
with John Beard
Big John b 21 Mar, 2014 2nd
with Ed
with Ed
Robin Nichols 9 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
with Roget
with Roget
Ian Stirrups ??, 2014 Lead O/S
with Sue
with Sue
Colin Scotchford 5 Oct, 2013 2nd
Hidden 21 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
nick ferro 8 Sep, 2013 -
with Oli Birkill, toolboxtim
with Oli Birkill, toolboxtim
Hidden 8 Sep, 2013 Lead
Brannock 1 Sep, 2013 2nd O/S
masa-alpin 1 Sep, 2013 2nd β
with Tony H
with Tony H
Wayne S 1 Sep, 2013 Lead O/S
steveb2006 28 Aug, 2013 2nd Val leads sfter I fail on Commix
Val leads sfter I fail on Commix
nickosteo ?Jul, 2013 Lead
Hidden 16 Jun, 2013 2nd rpt
Hidden 9 Jun, 2013 Lead
Hidden 9 Jun, 2013 2nd
Hidden 1 Jun, 2013 2nd
Hidden 1 Jun, 2013 2nd
Hidden 1 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
Hidden 31 May, 2013 2nd
Hidden 27 May, 2013 Lead RP
djones66 25 May, 2013 2nd O/S Another surprisingly good route. The bit going through the bulge is really nice. Gear excellent. Recommended.
with Stve mc D
Another surprisingly good route. The bit going through the bulge is really nice. Gear excellent. Recommended.
with Stve mc D
alice fuller ?May, 2013 Lead O/S
with wojt
with wojt
treg 24 Apr, 2013 2nd Nice moves all the way to the ledge.
with Bird
Nice moves all the way to the ledge.
with Bird
DeanD 21 Apr, 2013 2nd O/S
Hidden 22 Sep, 2012 2nd rpt
Hidden 12 Aug, 2012 2nd
chrisbussell 17 Jul, 2012 Lead
with Tim O'Neill
with Tim O'Neill
Hidden 18 Jun, 2012 2nd
Graeme Hammond 23 May, 2012 Solo rpt nice again :) one of the few things I'd solo at millstone. Good way to get to the top of the crag to take some photos as the spare man whilst Rosie led Plexity.
nice again :) one of the few things I'd solo at millstone. Good way to get to the top of the crag to take some photos as the spare man whilst Rosie led Plexity.
rich_hw 22 May, 2012 Lead O/S
Graeme Hammond 22 May, 2012 2nd O/S nice, worth doing :)
with rich_hw
nice, worth doing :)
with rich_hw
treg 12 May, 2012 2nd Nice juggy climbing.
with Dan Osbaldeston
Nice juggy climbing.
with Dan Osbaldeston
DanOsb 12 May, 2012 Lead
with treg
with treg
Blurgy319 1 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
Neil Rodgers (PCC) 1 Oct, 2011 2nd O/S
with Rosa Vilaseca
with Rosa Vilaseca
HIGHTOWER 1 Oct, 2011 2nd
stuaart 14 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S Worth more than one star.
with Dave
Worth more than one star.
with Dave
Hidden 6 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 19 May, 2011 Lead
Hidden 19 May, 2011 Lead
Hidden 14 May, 2011 Lead O/S
saul cashmore ??, 2011 -
Hidden 26 Sep, 2010 2nd O/S
mark4344 26 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
with Michel
with Michel
Hidden ?Sep, 2010 2nd
bencole ?Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
jack89 15 Aug, 2010 2nd O/S Straight foward
with Purdy
Straight foward
with Purdy
JamesPurdy 15 Aug, 2010 Lead O/S
with Rachel Clark
with Rachel Clark
Hidden 11 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 28 May, 2010 Lead O/S
matt.jj ?Apr, 2010 -
Dave Mahon ?Apr, 2010 -
with matt.jj
with matt.jj
daveclarke5 13 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
with Andy
with Andy
Hannah Moulton 24 Apr, 2009 2nd
with Rob Middleton
with Rob Middleton
Dinger 22 Apr, 2009 Lead O/S
with Pete Davies
with Pete Davies
RM199 ??, 2009 Lead O/S
Hidden 10 Aug, 2008 2nd O/S
blancbleu 1 Jul, 2008 Lead O/S
with Lou
with Lou
Hidden 11 May, 2008 Lead O/S
davidgent ?May, 2008 Lead O/S
with Lydia
with Lydia
pelvoux 23 Sep, 2007 Lead O/S Instead of Plexity that I back off after 2 moves
with Mario
Instead of Plexity that I back off after 2 moves
with Mario
Hidden 30 Jul, 2007 2nd
Hidden 26 Jun, 2007 Lead O/S
Eccentric 26 Jun, 2007 2nd O/S
with Bunchuk
with Bunchuk
tlr 22 May, 2007 Lead
with Jez Portman
with Jez Portman
Crofty 20 May, 2007 Lead O/S Really nice climb.
with Stu Bolton
Really nice climb.
with Stu Bolton
Adam Potter 30 Apr, 2007 2nd
Hidden 26 Apr, 2007 2nd O/S
Andrew Sloan 5 Aug, 2006 2nd O/S
with scott
with scott
Hidden 25 Jul, 2006 2nd dnf
Caralynh 25 Jul, 2006 Lead dnf admitted defeat after repeatedly slipping off one move in 35C+ heat!
admitted defeat after repeatedly slipping off one move in 35C+ heat!
sdht ??, 2006 -
Hidden 3 Jul, 2005 2nd rpt
Hidden ??, 2005 Lead
Hidden ??, 2005 -
Marq 10 Oct, 2004 Lead O/S
with Daniel Dennehy
with Daniel Dennehy
cem 12 Sep, 2004 2nd
with Guy Coulson, GrahamD
with Guy Coulson, GrahamD
UKB Shark 1 Sep, 2004 Lead
with Jon Winter
with Jon Winter
Different Steve ?Jul, 2003 Lead O/S
with Christina Ennis
with Christina Ennis
DerwentDiluted 21 Aug, 2002 Lead
with Laurie Smith
with Laurie Smith
Hidden ??, 2002 -
Roget 12 May, 2001 Solo O/S
Martin Bennett 17 Sep, 2000 -
with Phil
with Phil
rlrs ??, 2000 2nd
with DJ
with DJ
Hidden ??, 2000 2nd O/S
Hidden 21 Sep, 1997 Lead O/S
Rog Wilko ?Jun, 1997 Lead A good route, I'd give it 2 stars
with Debbie Wilkinson
A good route, I'd give it 2 stars
with Debbie Wilkinson
Rampikino 6 May, 1996 Lead
Hidden 21 May, 1995 Lead
thinair48 ??, 1995 -
roncaves 18 May, 1991 Lead
with Steve Leather
with Steve Leather
beaumap ?Oct, 1989 Lead
with Bernie Green
with Bernie Green
Alan James - UKC and UKH 24 Jun, 1988 Solo
Hidden 20 Oct, 1986 Lead O/S
John Marsland 9 Dec, 1984 2nd
with George Shaw
with George Shaw
Rob Davies ?Sep, 1984 Lead
tapley 20 May, 1984 Lead
with David Bacon
with David Bacon
Tom V ??, 1984 -
DonnyDave 10 Aug, 1983 Lead
with Ian Freebie
with Ian Freebie
Ken Taylor 23 Jun, 1982 AltLd
with Andy Bond, Andy Chadwick
with Andy Bond, Andy Chadwick
Ian Jones ??, 1982 Lead
with John Mayers, Rich Lewis etc
with John Mayers, Rich Lewis etc
Hammy 17 Apr, 1981 Lead
with Jonathon Stacey
with Jonathon Stacey
Neil McA 21 Jul, 1980 Lead
with Andrew Gomersell
with Andrew Gomersell
Neil McA 13 Jul, 1980 Lead
with Dean, Mick Ward
with Dean, Mick Ward
Robmwatt ??, 1980 -
Robmwatt ??, 1980 -
duncan ?Jun, 1979 2nd
Nigel Bond 4 Apr, 1979 Lead
with Tony Cuddy, Martin Crosby
with Tony Cuddy, Martin Crosby
Hidden 7 Jun, 1976 2nd
Jonathan Lagoe - UKC ??, 1976 Lead
with Phil Smith
with Phil Smith
Al Evans ??, 1976 -
Hidden 23 Mar, 1975 2nd
RichardMc 26 May, 1974 Lead
with Dave Wolsey
with Dave Wolsey
rogerskews ??, 1972 -
with Neil Hawkesworth
with Neil Hawkesworth
Hidden 13 Oct, 1968 Lead
goddamm7 ??, 0000 Lead O/S
with tim green
with tim green
goddamm7 ??, 0000 Lead O/S
with tim green
with tim green
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