Rockfax Description
16m. The left-hand of the trio of cracks is of an awkward width throughout and the exit is tricky too just to add to the fun. © Rockfax

FA. Joe Brown 1950s 1955

Ticklists: The Roaches - Routes Graded List, Western Peak Grit 100 VD - VS, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Staffordshire Grit Challenge - Brown-Whillans Day Out.

JayAyBee 20/Jul Lead O/S
with Pat
Hidden 03/Jun 2nd
nickcanute ?/Oct/16 Lead O/S
MichaelGallimore 25/Sep/16 2nd O/S
FlavioL1989 27/Jul/16 Solo O/S
tgeh 05/Sep/15 Lead O/S

really good, definitely 3 stars, the most obvious line at hen cloud when looking up from the road

with dan geh
Dan Geh 05/Sep/15 2nd O/S
John Higgs 05/Jul/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 10/Nov/14 Lead
gavster 05/Oct/14 2nd dog
with kev
mapperley samurai 28/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Mark Warnett ?/Sep/14 Lead O/S

Very classic!

soph 23/Jul/14 Lead β
with Lindy Smith
Nick Russell 21/Jul/14 2nd

31/31. It was unplanned but remarkably appropriate that the last route of the day was squirming up a sqeeze chimney to the narrow slit of daylight above. Topping out into the sun was very satisfying; knowing it was over even more so!

Alex Winter 21/Jul/14 Lead O/S

31 on Staffordshire nose. 5:20pm.

with Nick
robertcrawshaw 01/Jul/14 TR O/S
dan gibson 29/Jun/14 -
with michael porter
Hidden 29/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Andrew Abraham 07/Dec/13 Lead O/S

This was a bit of a mission, an adventure and a quest all in one

monsteratt 07/Dec/13 Lead O/S

Very good value almost fell out of the start offwidth - maybe should have used chicken wing. Interesting top section as well!

with Nick Whimster, Andrew Abraham
Bloke on a Rope 31/Aug/13 2nd β
with Matt
Climbster 31/Aug/13 Lead O/S
with Ian
andi turner 22/Jul/13 AltLd
with pete bridgwood
Brown 22/Sep/12 Lead
with Andy R
Daymo 22/Jul/12 Lead dnf

Didn't finish. Fail!

Hidden 22/Jul/12 2nd
sambosanquet101 22/Jul/12 Lead
Hidden 22/Jul/12 2nd
Hidden 26/Jul/11 Solo O/S
deklan 02/May/11 Lead
trants1 02/May/11 2nd O/S
with deklan
keith leonard ??/2011 -
RM199 ??/2011 Lead dog
hotfeet 04/Sep/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 04/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2010 Lead
Nigel Coe 01/Oct/00 Lead
with Dick Hanson
Roget 20/Aug/91 Solo O/S
Nigel Bond 20/May/84 Lead
with Charlie Leverton
tapley 28/Aug/74 AltLd
with Dave Shepherd
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