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Ticklists: Southern Sandstone apprenticeship., Tonbridge School Sandstone Graded List, Starred Southern Sandstone 6a's.

matthewbpt 19/Sep/17 TR dnf

Nearly stuck the top out!

with Phil, Rob, JimBee
Rob892 18/Jul/17 -
dripdry1 06/Jul/17 TR O/S

No top out to avoid a prickly mantle into a holly bush...

with Dad
rumblesan 02/Jul/17 TR dnf

Nice climbing until the horrible mantle finish

naylers 23/Jun/17 TR
naylers 09/Jun/17 TR
Munch 08/Jun/17 -
Max Harman 04/Jun/17 TR
harrison 04/Jun/17 TR dnf

All the way to the top, but couldn't do the mantle

with Sarah
matthewbpt 02/Jun/17 TR dnf

Clean until the finish, couldn't do the top!

with Munch
naylers 28/May/17 TR dnf
ssutton 21/May/17 TR dog

Got through the banana after a couple of attempts, finish was a little too green and powerful.

with Sarah, Adam
Hidden 21/May/17 TR dnf
Superpump ?/May/17 TR dnf
with micky
SuperLee1985 23/Apr/17 Sent O/S

Boulder up to break. Really nice moves off the side pull.

AngelaC 08/Apr/17 TR dnf
Hidden 30/Oct/16 TR rpt
Hidden 20/Sep/16 Sent
professorcobra 01/Sep/16 TR RP
Lizard Ollie 17/Aug/16 TR O/S
JC95Evans 17/Aug/16 TR
stephenhoper 18/Jul/16 TR dnf
with Paulina
Hidden 17/Jul/16 TR dnf
Philoosh 08/Jun/16 TR dog

Took a few goes to get the moves dialed. The top was way too greasy today to get any traction over so the belly took the brunt.

harrison 08/May/16 TR dnf

Bouldered the start, thought I'd have a go on toprope, spanked at the top. I was trying too go straight up the small finger crack - I've since seen a video of Johnny Dawes going out right to some nicer holds and then coming back to the left for the finish.

with Andres, Owen, Sarah
Hidden 29/Apr/16 2nd dnf
Flavio 17/Apr/16 TR O/S
with A Stranger
Hidden ??/2016 -
Hidden 01/Nov/15 TR
Hidden 01/Aug/15 TR dnf
Hidden 19/Jul/15 TR rpt
Hidden 11/Jul/15 TR dog
DampRice 16/Jun/15 TR dnf

Foot popped on final move over the top, too tired to try again.

islandlynx 14/Jun/15 TR RP
TomRiddelsdell 14/Jun/15 TR β
Ben Laddiman 07/May/15 TR
with Lenny Black
maybe_si 20/Mar/15 TR RP
Alex N-R 31/Aug/14 Sent x
with Dan
Whipinator 16/Aug/14 TR O/S
ardzeiem 16/Aug/14 TR RP
with GregK, Kane
Mike Parks 05/Jun/14 TR rpt
with Ean, Cess
BIgYeti86 ?/Jun/14 TR
lukehodson 31/May/14 TR rpt
with Steve, Mel, Charlotte
Hidden 15/Apr/14 TR dog
WillRobertson 15/Apr/14 TR
tracyclimber 30/Mar/14 TR
gemmaT 30/Mar/14 TR dog
neiloutdoors 30/Mar/14 TR dnf

Did the Banana!

with Tracy
Hidden ??/2014 TR O/S
lewiz 29/Sep/13 TR RP
with Sahri
Wildstyle 28/Sep/13 TR O/S
madguernseyboy 28/Sep/13 Lead dnf
timmyhobby 01/Sep/13 TR O/S
duncandarnell 28/Aug/13 TR rpt
Hidden 11/Aug/13 TR rpt
alooker ?/Aug/13 TR
with Serena
Uppers 27/Jul/13 TR O/S

Tough route requiring a lot of core strength - very tricky last two moves.

Hidden 16/Jun/13 TR dog
tradguy 01/Jun/13 TR rpt
with Cath Moran
winter hill1 ?/Jun/13 TR
Hidden 26/May/13 TR RP
Hidden 26/May/13 TR dog
matt.jj 02/May/13 TR dnf
mrteale ?/May/13 TR
IanMulvany 03/Mar/13 TR dnf

typically got to the top moves, but no further. A bit slimey, and a rather unbalanced climb, given the wide difference in difficulty between the main face and the top out. I probably won't return to this.

Hidden 03/Mar/13 TR dnf
David Mayers ??/2013 TR
Steve Dunton ??/2013 -
Delroyb 13/Sep/12 -
Hidden 12/Sep/12 TR dnf
Hidden 26/Aug/12 TR rpt
Mike Parks 26/Aug/12 TR rpt
with Cess
Hidden 13/Aug/12 TR dnf
Cat G 04/Aug/12 TR RP

Lovely climb when you get it right, the key is going again at the top instead of trying to mantel it out from the first mantel - and a cheeky foot placement that you can't see just underneath the bulge at the top.

Hidden 04/Aug/12 TR
lloyd 29/Jul/12 TR dnf

Need more practice but a good climb.

adam 24 28/Jul/12 TR O/S
Hidden 28/Jul/12 TR rpt
Stewart Armstrong 28/Jul/12 TR dnf

banana bit was ok but another exhausting failure on the top 2 moves

Hidden 14/Jun/12 TR rpt
Hidden 02/Jun/12 TR RP
nic42 ?/Jun/12 TR
elyben 24/May/12 -
with Dan Wilson
matt.jj 15/Apr/12 TR rpt
matt.jj 27/Mar/12 TR rpt
strudles 24/Mar/12 TR β
Hidden 18/Mar/12 TR rpt
Mike Parks 18/Mar/12 TR dnf
with Todd, Cess
Hidden 08/Jan/12 TR dnf
Hidden 08/Jan/12 TR dnf
Mike Parks 08/Jan/12 TR dnf
with Todd, Cess
glaramara 02/Jan/12 TR dnf

Had a thrutch but gave up. Long way away from 6a for me.

with rich hughes
Cat G ??/2012 TR
Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden ??/2012 -
whitehouse_rhys ??/2012 TR
bleddynmawr ??/2012 -
Hidden 19/Nov/11 TR dnf
conorjclarke 22/Oct/11 TR β

onsight for the bottom; jeff brought the buttery beta for the top

with Dylan Rebois
Hidden 21/Oct/11 -
Guy Atkinson 08/Oct/11 TR RP

FINALLY! got it first time and without much effort after not trying it for a few months! First sandstone 6a!

Hidden 11/Sep/11 TR O/S
matt.jj 29/Jul/11 TR β
Hidden 23/Jul/11 TR RP
matt.jj 02/Jul/11 TR RP
patsaunders ?/Jul/11 TR
Guy Atkinson 27/Jun/11 TR dnf

Failed again :(

with Seb Harrison
Mike Parks 25/Jun/11 TR dnf
with Ean, Cess
KarlH 30/May/11 TR dnf

Nowhere near working this!

with Nick Ward, Jon B
Hidden 29/May/11 TR RP
Hidden 08/May/11 TR
Nicola 08/May/11 TR O/S
with Nicky
Simon Bowyer 01/May/11 TR dnf

Top out again

with Nik
mariannekhoo 01/May/11 TR dog

Did it clean until the final move where you match hands on the slopers.

with Johnny Dawes
Graham C 20/Apr/11 TR rpt
with Derek
Hidden 19/Apr/11 TR dnf
tradguy 14/Apr/11 TR rpt
Hidden 10/Apr/11 TR dog
Guy Atkinson 09/Apr/11 TR dnf

Was doing really well until i got to the top, didn't feel strong enough to haul myself over the top on rubbish holds.

with Dick, Nick Briggs
steve2006 02/Apr/11 TR rpt

firsat time fell off the top final move, then completed clean. Five years of waiting but worth it..

barfani chita 02/Apr/11 TR dnf

Top out is insanely powerful, just couldn't latch the back sloper. Real bummer :-(

with Saurus
Hidden 02/Apr/11 TR rpt
Matt250 ?/Apr/11 TR O/S
barfani chita 13/Mar/11 TR dnf
with Saurus
Hidden 12/Mar/11 TR β
Hidden 01/Mar/11 TR RP
Hidden 01/Mar/11 TR RP
JIMJIM ??/2011 TR
with Tex
james.pilbeam ??/2011 -
michaelcolledge ??/2011 TR β
Hidden ??/2011 TR dog
climber46 ??/2011 -
keith leonard ??/2011 -
Radical-G 17/Oct/10 TR rpt
tradguy 12/Aug/10 TR rpt
Graham C 09/Aug/10 TR O/S

Pleased with this, felt easy

with Derek
birchboy13 ?/Aug/10 TR
jonathan watt 20/Jul/10 TR
Henry.Todman ?/Jul/10 TR RP

First 6a on Southern Sandstone :)

Hidden 22/May/10 TR RP
Hidden 22/May/10 TR dog
Will_Maxwell 21/May/10 TR RP
with Debbie Armstrong
davidrblakeman 18/May/10 TR dog
Danny Crump 17/May/10 TR rpt
with Luke Fitz-John
Dizz 16/May/10 TR dnf

Touched the top then ran away

with george
Binder 16/May/10 TR dnf
givemetea 25/Apr/10 TR O/S

first clean 6a onsight on sandstone - woopee! really nice moves

Hidden 25/Apr/10 TR dnf
sparkass 24/Apr/10 TR O/S
with Ian Stronghill
lukehodson 17/Apr/10 TR RP

a bit overdue. went first go

Hidden 11/Apr/10 TR dnf
tradguy 10/Apr/10 TR rpt
dunky 05/Apr/10 -

good condition not sure its 6a if your tall enough to reach the top whilst standing on the break. holly was well chopped back too

Danny Crump 13/Mar/10 TR dnf
LiL Saz 13/Mar/10 TR dnf
Burt ?/Mar/10 TR
JimBee ?/Mar/10 TR β
with Jon Wichett, Ian Burt
vid ??/2010 -
sachichas ??/2010 TR RP
Hidden ??/2010 TR RP
Hidden ??/2010 -
Hidden 25/Oct/09 TR rpt
RFWilkie 04/Oct/09 TR O/S
tradguy 19/Sep/09 TR rpt
dickie01 02/Aug/09 TR β

been climbing at bowles for ages and never done it purely because no one set it up whilst down there, i've watched people do a few times but got it first time

with Nick Briggs
Hidden ?/Aug/09 TR dnf
Ugly Kid Jo 28/Jul/09 TR dnf
with Skinny
Hidden 28/Jul/09 TR O/S
mattparratt 18/Jul/09 TR dog
patrickc 28/Jun/09 TR
finchelata ?/Jun/09 TR RP
with Mark
Teemo 23/May/09 TR dnf
tradguy 07/May/09 TR rpt
johnnorley 25/Apr/09 TR dnf

really struggled to get past the banana! wil go back and climb first in the day to see if that helps, i was a little tired.

with Andrea Norley
martin one 19/Apr/09 TR dnf

Damp top

with Sue
Hidden 06/Apr/09 TR
Hidden 06/Apr/09 TR
cayteye 05/Apr/09 TR dnf
with Rob Munday
tradguy 05/Apr/09 TR rpt
troutbeck 29/Mar/09 -
with J.G.
matiaske 14/Feb/09 TR RP
Kenemo ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 TR RP
Hidden ??/2009 -
davidrblakeman ??/2009 -
olipab121 ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 -
Hidden 21/Jul/08 TR O/S
whiskywhiskymac 13/Jul/08 TR dnf
with Jan
tradguy 02/Mar/08 TR rpt
strapless ??/2008 -
james.f.williamson 30/Dec/07 TR dog
Rob Grant 04/Nov/07 TR
OffshoreAndy 26/Oct/07 TR
Nick F Smith ?/Oct/07 TR RP
with Andy
Hidden 16/Sep/07 TR
Mark Riley 18/Aug/07 TR O/S
with Hely
martin one 21/Jul/07 TR
with Sue
dcomeau 10/Jun/07 TR dnf

Reached crux at the top.

with Peter Adams
spbond 19/Apr/07 TR dog
with Bobby K
deverett 15/Apr/07 TR dog
with Claire Everett
tonanf ??/2007 TR RP

one of the first 6a's I ever tried, last may (I think). Done good and clean, at last.

with karl
Kyuzo ??/2007 -
Rob Kennard ??/2007 -
cragdan ??/2007 TR β
with ginger student
Nathan Kemp ??/2007 TR
themidnightninja ??/2007 TR
Hidden ?/Sep/06 TR O/S
finter22 26/Jun/06 TR dog
maybe_si 12/May/06 TR
with Oddjob
cragdan 12/May/06 TR dog
with ginger student
Oddjob 12/May/06 TR dog
with Simon
Hidden 22/Jan/06 TR dog
steve2006 ??/2006 TR dog

great climb, the last section is tricky

MikeC59 23/Jul/05 TR
Hidden 21/Jul/05 TR O/S
Hidden ?/May/05 TR
Nathan Kemp ?/Mar/05 -
Wilbur 22/Jan/05 TR dnf

evil finish - the rest is fine!

with Caine
Rokmunky ??/2005 TR
Hidden ??/2005 TR
Macca_7 02/Aug/04 TR O/S

Great rock feature

with Ann Fisher
ellie macpherson 02/Apr/04 TR
with mike henesey
Hidden ??/2004 -
Hidden ??/2004 TR RP
clive-greenwood ??/2003 TR dnf
jimjimmyjimjim ??/2003 TR
julian allen 19/Dec/02 TR
Hidden ??/2002 TR
Brown 04/Sep/01 TR RP
Hidden 27/Aug/01 TR
Hidden ?/May/01 TR
dunky ?/Jul/00 TR RP

used to be 5c, has the holly got out of hand and increased the grade?

Lepista 08/Jun/00 TR
pc1983 ?/May/00 TR
NickP ??/2000 -
cem ??/1999 TR O/S
Hidden ?/Apr/98 TR RP
Hidden 17/Mar/98 TR
Hidden ??/1998 TR RP
Hidden ??/1997 -
andy007 11/May/96 TR O/S
with CRMC, Jon
Jonno 11/May/96 TR
with Andrew
Christopher Jones ??/1996 TR
tompercy ?/Oct/91 TR
Roget 08/Jun/91 TR O/S
with jon
Hidden 31/Mar/91 TR O/S
Marti999 ??/1991 Solo
andy gittins ??/1990 -
Bruce Kerr 10/Jul/89 Solo
with Keith Turton
Hidden 23/Mar/89 TR
craig h ??/1989 -
Hidden ??/1989 TR RP
Hidden 31/Jul/88 TR
Hidden 18/Mar/88 TR
Jelly Mould Surfer ??/1988 TR O/S
tradguy 07/Jul/87 TR
Will Webb ??/1987 -
sadams 11/Jan/86 TR
with Aylesbury CC
Richard Weller 09/Sep/84 Solo
Rob Davies ??/1983 TR dog
Hidden 01/Jan/82 TR rpt
Gordon Stainforth 09/Feb/75 TR
with Pete McNulty
Chris Terrey ??/1974 TR
Martin Bennett ??/1973 -
Martin Bennett ??/1972 -
Martin Bennett ??/1971 -
Martin Bennett ??/1971 -
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