18m.

Rockfax Description
18m. Classic grit roundedness. Climb the centre of the face (nail-scratched!) passing a slot to reach a mantel onto a ledge. Follow the rounded cracks above to an awkward grasping exit. After completing the route double check the first ascent date! © Rockfax

FA. Siegfried Hertford 1910

Ticklists: Steve Ashton's 100 Classic Gritstone Climbs, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Moorland Grit - The Essential Selection (Over The Moors), Peak Rock/2/ The Search For Difficulty Begins., Over the Moors 3 Star Magical Mystery Tour, Laycock's List - the original 1913 gritstone graded list, Definitive *** Peak Grit.


ClimberDateStyle
RichT 01/Jul Lead O/S
Allanfairfechan ??/2016 TR
Jaytaylor 04/Jul/15 Solo O/S

Great route. Great location. Very, very gritstone...

al123 12/Oct/14 Solo
with Crew
Hidden 17/Aug/14 2nd
bencole 17/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Dad
Brown 16/Jun/13 2nd
with Rob G
BTphonehome 01/Jun/13 Lead O/S
with Kasha
kasha_gregson 01/Jun/13 2nd O/S
with Bram
j.buckley87 20/Apr/13 2nd O/S
alasdair19 ??/2013 -

lovely rob lead it, brilliant climbing

Frank the Husky ??/2013 -
deacondeacon 15/Nov/12 Lead O/S

Really enjoyed this, just a little green in the middle.

Graeme Hammond 01/Sep/12 Lead O/S

Hard finish, some parts particularly wet and green still but this just made it more interesting. Good climb.

Hidden 11/Aug/12 Lead
Rob Davies 28/Jul/12 Lead

Cold, windy. Escaped R below final frustrating bulge as rain shower was imminent.

with Phil Ashton
SteveHi 26/May/12 Lead O/S
with Sam Cooke
Sam Cooke 26/May/12 2nd O/S
Jonathan Hall 19/Nov/11 2nd

Good grit route, enjoyed the end.

Mike Soulby 19/Nov/11 2nd O/S
simon mitchie 21/Sep/11 2nd

j paxman lead

Mr G 22/Apr/11 Lead O/S
RM199 ??/2011 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/May/10 2nd
Ropeboy 23/May/10 Lead

awkward finish

Ken Taylor ??/2010 -
Hidden 07/Nov/09 Solo
mark20 25/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Hidden 24/May/09 Lead
HimTiggins 04/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with John
Birdo ?/Aug/06 Solo
Hidden 29/Jan/06 Lead O/S
DerwentDiluted 02/Oct/05 Lead
with Nicola Pettit
Budge 19/Mar/05 Lead dnf
with Neil Botterill, Martin Gillie
Hidden 16/Aug/04 Lead O/S
John Eley ?/Apr/03 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Sep/02 Lead O/S
Bullybones ?/Aug/99 Lead
Gordon Stainforth 04/Aug/96 2nd
with John Cutcliffe, Phil ---
Hidden 17/Jul/94 2nd
Hidden 30/May/94 Solo
Andy Say 22/May/93 Solo O/S
telemark ??/1992 Lead
with Joyce Ambrose
Raggar 27/Oct/91 Lead

superb

with Chris B
Rob Davies ?/May/91 TR

Top roped with shunt as I couldn't find anyone interested in walking up here

Iain Thow 30/May/88 Lead

Soloed start in walking boots (5a, I now know) 12/4/87. Led with Bob during a gap in a 3 day stint selling tea/coffee etc at Downfall in aid of Edale MRT, superb bivvy by fall.

with Bob Lister
babymoac 16/Aug/81 Solo
Falko 16/Sep/79 AltLd O/S
with Al W.
Hidden 26/Jun/77 Solo
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