6m.

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6m. The diagonal crack gives solid jamming though the nail-like pebbles in the crack are not kind to fingers. © Rockfax

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BMC staffordshire "crackers dozen" crack school, The Roaches - Routes Graded List, Western Peak Grit 100 VD - VS

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WillRhodes 8 Sep Lead O/S Perfect jams, ace.
with B@ker
Perfect jams, ace.
with B@ker
Rob Davies 24 Aug 2nd Phil placed 6 cams in 6 metres!
with Sarah (Didsbury?), Phil A
Phil placed 6 cams in 6 metres!
with Sarah (Didsbury?), Phil A
Chrissy202 9 Jun 2nd O/S
with Joel Miller, Kat
with Joel Miller, Kat
Mick B 24 Feb Lead O/S
with Matt Brennen
with Matt Brennen
runestone ?? Lead
timreynolds 7 May, 2018 Lead O/S
with Christie Lea Graves
with Christie Lea Graves
phil456 7 May, 2018 Lead dnf
with Ash James
with Ash James
Chris Ebbutt 7 May, 2018 Lead
with Emgrant
with Emgrant
phil456 7 May, 2018 2nd rpt
with Ash James
with Ash James
Hidden 7 May, 2018 2nd
ash656 7 May, 2018 Lead O/S
with phil456
with phil456
mrphilipoldham 28 Dec, 2017 Lead O/S Short n sharp!
Short n sharp!
devious wally 28 Dec, 2017 2nd
Hidden 27 Oct, 2017 Lead O/S
arasham 27 Oct, 2017 2nd O/S
Graeme Hammond 31 Jul, 2017 Solo O/S
with The Famous Grouse
with The Famous Grouse
James Smith 30 Jul, 2017 2nd
themattyshep 5 May, 2017 Lead O/S
Hidden 26 Mar, 2017 Lead O/S
soph 25 Mar, 2017 Solo O/S
with Rebecca Ting
with Rebecca Ting
thetradlad 15 Oct, 2016 Solo
Rory_Cummings_NI 21 Sep, 2016 Solo O/S
Hidden 13 May, 2016 2nd O/S
Rob Gillespie 21 Apr, 2016 2nd O/S
Hidden 25 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S
Hillson 22 Mar, 2016 Lead O/S
M60OON ?Jan, 2016 Lead
M60OON ??, 2016 Lead
neilmackie 22 Oct, 2015 2nd
with Paul Hy
with Paul Hy
Paul Hy 22 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S
Flavio 10 Oct, 2015 Solo O/S
DeanJPepper 19 Sep, 2015 2nd
Mark Collins 5 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S Did this with crack gloves, but couldn't stop to place gear until the niche. Yay, the good old days are back! Glad to get it done, as I've refused to start on at least one previous occasion.
with Derek Robinson
Did this with crack gloves, but couldn't stop to place gear until the niche. Yay, the good old days are back! Glad to get it done, as I've refused to start on at least one previous occasion.
with Derek Robinson
John Higgs 4 Jul, 2015 Solo O/S
Benstar 7 Jun, 2015 Lead
PeteWilson ?Jun, 2015 Solo O/S
with Dave
with Dave
RKirke 23 May, 2015 Solo O/S
DMC 10 May, 2015 2nd O/S Dad led.
Dad led.
Chris Murray 10 May, 2015 Lead Felt pretty easy.
with tom bre, DMC
Felt pretty easy.
with tom bre, DMC
tom bre 10 May, 2015 2nd rpt
Stopsy 9 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
TheaSmea 9 Apr, 2015 2nd
with Stopsy
with Stopsy
tom bre 22 Mar, 2015 Lead O/S
mapperley samurai 15 Feb, 2015 2nd
jimlear ??, 2015 -
Rosie Henstock 6 Sep, 2014 Lead O/S
with TGreen
with TGreen
TGreen 6 Sep, 2014 2nd O/S
Anthony Dixon 28 Aug, 2014 Lead
cameron_hall 20 Jul, 2014 Lead O/S Jammed throughout.
Jammed throughout.
trwolfe13 20 Jul, 2014 2nd dog Fell twice.
Fell twice.
will_benfold 20 Jul, 2014 2nd O/S
onlyfoddington 20 Jul, 2014 - A good fist jam saved an unnecessary slip
A good fist jam saved an unnecessary slip
MaccMark 2 Jul, 2014 2nd
with Helen Boothman
with Helen Boothman
friendzone1234 ?Apr, 2014 Lead O/S
lcullum7 24 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
with Dave Lomax
with Dave Lomax
Stuart_Burbidge 8 Jul, 2013 Solo O/S
Rob Wardle 15 Jun, 2013 2nd O/S
with Darren Ives, Dave Bowler
with Darren Ives, Dave Bowler
Stopsy 8 Jun, 2013 2nd O/S
j.townley 8 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
with Stopsy
with Stopsy
Hidden ??, 2013 -
Sam Cooke 29 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S Lovely climb, short but sweet on excellent jams.
with Mark Challoner
Lovely climb, short but sweet on excellent jams.
with Mark Challoner
Hidden 28 Jul, 2012 Lead
Hidden 24 Jul, 2012 2nd
Hidden 24 Jul, 2012 2nd
Guy Chater 1 May, 2012 Lead
Takacs 29 Mar, 2012 2nd Had a mare getting harrys AWESOME gear out but pretty fun otherwise!
with Harry Yarrow
Had a mare getting harrys AWESOME gear out but pretty fun otherwise!
with Harry Yarrow
yarrow 29 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S Just!
with Takacs
Just!
with Takacs
Jonny M 3 Dec, 2011 2nd O/S
fatbuoybazza 3 Dec, 2011 Lead O/S Very enjoyable despite the cold..
with Jonny M
Very enjoyable despite the cold..
with Jonny M
jaimer 3 Dec, 2011 Lead
with Deborah Cole
with Deborah Cole
oscaig 30 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S Great but abrasive jams and you've got to use them. Tough start - great wee route.
with R Tidy
Great but abrasive jams and you've got to use them. Tough start - great wee route.
with R Tidy
valentinesbabe 23 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S Pete 2nd. Really good climb...excellent jamming.
with Peter Ziak, Tithe Technique
Pete 2nd. Really good climb...excellent jamming.
with Peter Ziak, Tithe Technique
Tithe Technique 23 Oct, 2011 TR O/S
with Peter Ziak, valentinesbabe
with Peter Ziak, valentinesbabe
tompilgrem 9 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
with Nick/D
with Nick/D
bobpilgrem 9 Aug, 2011 2nd
with Tom/Nic
with Tom/Nic
TerryLines 7 Aug, 2011 Lead
Hidden 6 Aug, 2011 2nd O/S
Stevepg 6 Aug, 2011 Lead O/S
with Olly, Simon
with Olly, Simon
Hidden 11 Jun, 2011 Solo O/S
neilmackie 13 May, 2011 Lead rpt
rob wmc 29 Apr, 2011 2nd rpt
with Mick
with Mick
Jim Brownlow 19 Mar, 2011 2nd rpt
liamoloughlin 19 Mar, 2011 -
benny_m 9 Jan, 2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 9 Jan, 2011 2nd O/S
nickcanute 7 Nov, 2010 Solo
Hidden 2 Oct, 2010 2nd O/S
saalty 2 Sep, 2010 2nd O/S
Hidden 2 Sep, 2010 Solo O/S
neilmackie 21 Aug, 2010 Lead β
with Rose Williams
with Rose Williams
Hidden 4 Jul, 2010 Lead O/S
Hidden 4 Jul, 2010 2nd
Sam1991 17 Jun, 2010 2nd Good little route, hard work, and no option but to jam. They are solid though, and the gear is good.
with The Brown Family
Good little route, hard work, and no option but to jam. They are solid though, and the gear is good.
with The Brown Family
hazeysunshine 5 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S
with Dave
with Dave
rob wmc 9 May, 2010 Lead O/S
with Neil, Alan
with Neil, Alan
Hidden 24 Apr, 2010 Lead O/S
MaccMark 20 Mar, 2010 Lead
with Tom Grindy
with Tom Grindy
GF ??, 2010 -
Hidden ??, 2010 Lead
Hidden ??, 2010 Solo
Hidden 3 Oct, 2009 Lead O/S
cooper leek 3 Oct, 2009 2nd rpt
with dave nw
with dave nw
cooper leek 10 Sep, 2009 Lead O/S
with ky
with ky
Ky 10 Sep, 2009 2nd O/S
jiles 13 Aug, 2009 2nd
Alex Winter 13 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
with jiles
with jiles
BruceW 28 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
with bectodd
with bectodd
fishinwater ?Jun, 2009 2nd
with Nick E
with Nick E
Rob Davies 5 Apr, 2009 Solo One of the more pleasant (the only?) cracks at Ramshaw
One of the more pleasant (the only?) cracks at Ramshaw
no_more_scotch_eggs 21 Mar, 2009 Lead RP good route, 2* i think, sustained solid jams for the first few moves, my hands are a state today..! took one fall (slump onto a cam), then returned to ground and led it clean at second attempt
with simon
good route, 2* i think, sustained solid jams for the first few moves, my hands are a state today..! took one fall (slump onto a cam), then returned to ground and led it clean at second attempt
with simon
Hidden ??, 2009 -
Hidden ??, 2009 -
Ben Hollands ??, 2009 Lead O/S
with Wendy Anderson
with Wendy Anderson
tony wood ??, 2009 2nd
with steve, gareth robarts
with steve, gareth robarts
gazbonutter 27 Sep, 2008 Lead O/S A good climb to force you to jam properly
with poofish
A good climb to force you to jam properly
with poofish
poofish 27 Sep, 2008 2nd dog
masa-alpin 25 Aug, 2008 Lead O/S
with gb83
with gb83
gb83 25 Aug, 2008 2nd O/S nice line
with masa
nice line
with masa
jcurley 10 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
with FedUp
with FedUp
victim of mathematics 8 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
with Kimberley Saint
with Kimberley Saint
daveagriff ??, 2008 Lead
Hidden ??, 2008 Lead
chriscopps 31 Jul, 2007 2nd
gb83 31 Jul, 2007 Lead O/S
Hidden 2 Jun, 2007 Lead
Hidden 20 May, 2007 Solo O/S
Simon Caldwell 5 Nov, 2006 2nd O/S Carmen led
with Carmen and Dave E
Carmen led
with Carmen and Dave E
Hidden 3 Sep, 2006 Lead O/S
a_d_tru 3 Sep, 2006 2nd
Hidden 29 Jul, 2006 2nd
Hidden 25 Jul, 2006 Lead
rachelwheatcroft 16 Jul, 2006 2nd Good jamming for hands, but got my foot wedged in a jam halfway up!
with Marvino
Good jamming for hands, but got my foot wedged in a jam halfway up!
with Marvino
Marvino ?Jul, 2006 Lead Nice practice in finger jamming
with Rach
Nice practice in finger jamming
with Rach
AlastairB 6 May, 2006 2nd O/S
fordie77 6 May, 2006 2nd dog
with A Brookes, D Bishop
with A Brookes, D Bishop
dp1 21 Nov, 2005 2nd
with dan bell
with dan bell
Howard J 9 Aug, 2005 TR
Hidden 30 May, 2005 Lead
Chesh ?May, 2005 Lead
with Lawrence
with Lawrence
Hidden ?Apr, 2005 Lead O/S
mark s ??, 2005 -
PennyL 19 Sep, 2004 Lead O/S
with Adam
with Adam
Hidden 13 Jun, 2004 TR dog
jimshrimp 12 Apr, 2004 2nd
Hidden 17 Jun, 2003 Lead
Hidden ??, 2003 -
andi turner ??, 2003 Lead
with Mark Sharratt
with Mark Sharratt
Gus ??, 2002 Lead
Hidden 26 May, 2001 2nd
RobSimmo 24 Feb, 2001 Lead
kato'sdad 24 Feb, 2001 2nd
MontyH 29 Jul, 2000 Lead O/S
with Andy Lawrance
with Andy Lawrance
kitkat78 ?May, 1999 Lead
with Gavin E
with Gavin E
Iain Thow 20 May, 1996 Lead
with Roger Hardon
with Roger Hardon
michael burrows 21 Jun, 1995 Solo
Roget 18 Jun, 1992 Solo O/S
Hidden 6 Jul, 1991 Lead
Rob Davies 11 Jun, 1985 Solo
Nigel Bond 8 Jan, 1984 -
with Charlie Leverton
with Charlie Leverton
mikej 18 Apr, 1981 Solo
with Bob Lewis, Mike Mason
with Bob Lewis, Mike Mason
Mark Kemball 5 Jun, 1977 Solo
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