Rockfax Description
The original route of this wall. There is a particularly thin sequence of moves above the little roof. The roof above the lower-off is an aid line. © Rockfax

FA. Rob Gawthorpe 1984

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rikbattye 09/Jun Lead RP
Hidden 05/Apr Lead dog
nickmoulden 12/Mar Lead RP
with zoe bidula
Hidden 10/Nov/13 Lead RP
NDD 17/May/13 Lead RP

Harder than NAT and Toadal I think.

with Anna
jfreeman 16/Mar/13 Lead RP


with Nic Duboust
Hidden 23/Apr/12 Lead RP
Hidden ??/2011 Lead
Jack Geldard ??/2011 -
JM 08/May/10 Lead RP
with Dave Pinnington
Adam Lincoln 08/May/10 Lead
with Arran Deakin
Hidden 07/Mar/10 Lead RP
jondude 27/Feb/10 Lead RP
Cassidy 22/Feb/09 Lead RP
with Rob Sutton, Richard McGhee
Toby Dunn 18/Jul/07 Lead RP

after crux pinch broken; probably 8a.

with Joe Bawden
Hidden User 56 15/Jul/07 Lead RP

Another ghost laid to rest, only a 10 year gap between trying this one and success. Felt amazingly easy when I did it, but it is very fall-off-able. I found the hardest move to be jumping my right foot up on the crux, which made the next hand move simple. Deffo 8a now without the infamous pencil hold, but there are alternatives around if you look for them.

with Ian Patterson
marky 12/Nov/06 Lead RP
Hidden 19/Oct/06 -
nige 27/May/06 Lead RP
with dave kells
sadams ?/Jan/02 Lead RP
with Nic Sellers
Dave Musgrove Jnr 25/Aug/96 Lead RP

3rd go

with Dad
goi.ashmore 31/May/96 Lead RP
with Roy Thomas
whispering nic ?/May/96 TR RP
Glenn Sutcliffe ??/1995 -
with keefe
Hidden ??/1993 Lead
Hidden 20/Jul/92 2nd
keefe ??/1990 -
Paul Clarke ??/1990 Lead
Mike Owen 28/Oct/89 Lead RP
with Elaine Owen
Dave Douglas ??/1989 Lead dog
mark mcgowan01 ??/1989 -

Rp New Dawn on same day.

with Colin Lambton
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