20m.

Rockfax Description
Left of the through-cave, tackle the twin cracks and the bulge to access the interesting groove above. Although highly polished, it remains popular. Exit either side of the final roof. © Rockfax

FA. John Loy, Harry Gillott, Brian Stokes, Ted Howard 1960

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nick w 13 Jun, 2007 Show βeta
βeta: nice little route gets better further up left hand finish was neat
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βeta: nice little route gets better further up left hand finish was neat
drcorbasisgod 7 Oct, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Not good for the confidence: polished at the bottom, a loose-feeling overhang in the middle and a slopy slab/crack to finish.
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βeta: Not good for the confidence: polished at the bottom, a loose-feeling overhang in the middle and a slopy slab/crack to finish.
Richard 261 29 Jul, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: Polished to buggery at the bottom and good at the top.
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βeta: Polished to buggery at the bottom and good at the top.
Sam and will 6 Jun, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: a good route but i didn't think it was quite 5a, a good old classic all the same
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βeta: a good route but i didn't think it was quite 5a, a good old classic all the same
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RayG 11 May TR rpt
RayG 17 Jun, 2018 TR rpt
Droyd 12 Jun, 2018 Lead O/S How can so many loose holds be so polished? Quite good though
with richjm
How can so many loose holds be so polished? Quite good though
with richjm
Al Evans ??, 2018 Lead
with Rod Haslam
with Rod Haslam
meanderthal 15 Jun, 2017 2nd
buxtoncoffeelover 4 Jun, 2017 Lead Lovely climb. Lightly glossy. Good protection. Excellent moves/holds to start & through the bulge, easier in groove above, then a stiffer finish (right & centre of roof)
with smoreda
Lovely climb. Lightly glossy. Good protection. Excellent moves/holds to start & through the bulge, easier in groove above, then a stiffer finish (right & centre of roof)
with smoreda
smoreda 4 Jun, 2017 2nd
hthom 29 May, 2016 2nd O/S
with Pete Neden
with Pete Neden
Clama 11 Oct, 2015 2nd O/S
with Krzysztof, MYox
with Krzysztof, MYox
MYox 11 Oct, 2015 Lead O/S Fun, easy, polished.
with Claudia, Krzysztof
Fun, easy, polished.
with Claudia, Krzysztof
Robin Nichols 27 Sep, 2015 Lead O/S
with Roget
with Roget
john lynch 13 Sep, 2015 Lead
with Bethan May Davies, rosie
with Bethan May Davies, rosie
cragtyke 21 Jul, 2015 2nd
Deezel65 21 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S Really nice route and the polish doesn't really detract
Really nice route and the polish doesn't really detract
planetmarshall 11 Jul, 2015 Lead O/S
with Clive Betteridge
with Clive Betteridge
Hidden 11 Jul, 2015 2nd
georgenvk 26 Jul, 2014 2nd O/S
with shouter
with shouter
Hidden 26 Jun, 2014 2nd O/S
Hardcore Pat 21 Jun, 2014 Lead O/S
with Dr Julie, Chris Vanderz
with Dr Julie, Chris Vanderz
aking12 14 Mar, 2014 2nd O/S
john lynch 14 Mar, 2014 Lead O/S
with Ant King
with Ant King
RayG 30 Jul, 2013 TR
with Mike Sender, Mike Traxion
with Mike Sender, Mike Traxion
Mowglee 27 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S
with Sasha, Tom Nichols
with Sasha, Tom Nichols
JHiley 9 Jul, 2013 Lead O/S Thought some holds were loose, especially just below the bulge and avoiding these made this a bit of an ordeal. They were polished though as well as wobbley...
Thought some holds were loose, especially just below the bulge and avoiding these made this a bit of an ordeal. They were polished though as well as wobbley...
Nordie_matt 19 Jun, 2013 Lead
with Joey C
with Joey C
Joey C 19 Jun, 2013 Lead O/S
franhammond92 9 Jun, 2013 2nd
Jake Young 5 Sep, 2012 Lead O/S
Nick1812P 5 Sep, 2012 2nd O/S
Hidden 28 Jul, 2012 2nd
Hidden 23 Jun, 2012 2nd O/S
Hidden 20 Jun, 2012 Lead O/S
keith Lonsdale 22 May, 2012 2nd
andybirtwistle 22 May, 2012 Lead Squeaky polished at the bottom but very good and worth 2*s
Squeaky polished at the bottom but very good and worth 2*s
Graeme Hammond 13 May, 2012 Lead O/S Seemed more like a VS till just over the roof then found upper groove was more tricky with technical bridging.
with rich_hw
Seemed more like a VS till just over the roof then found upper groove was more tricky with technical bridging.
with rich_hw
Jim Slater 14 Apr, 2012 Lead O/S Polished holds lower down, but positive enough to still make a good climb.
with Rosa
Polished holds lower down, but positive enough to still make a good climb.
with Rosa
victim of mathematics 14 Aug, 2011 2nd O/S Shiny!
Shiny!
John Lewis 14 Aug, 2011 2nd O/S
with James Rowe
with James Rowe
Hidden 14 Aug, 2011 Lead
caradoc 3 Jul, 2011 Lead O/S Hot and sweaty, those shiny holds stay in the memory.
with john b
Hot and sweaty, those shiny holds stay in the memory.
with john b
ColinD 9 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S So slippery in first 15', let it add to the experience.
So slippery in first 15', let it add to the experience.
marcoleptic 6 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S
with Tommo
with Tommo
Luke Dawson ?Aug, 2010 2nd O/S
Hidden 22 Jun, 2010 Lead
jon bradley 15 May, 2010 2nd dog Evilly polished. Great line, but loses a star because of the teflon holds
with Huw Howells
Evilly polished. Great line, but loses a star because of the teflon holds
with Huw Howells
katyvose1 ??, 2010 -
Ken Taylor ??, 2010 -
nickcanute ??, 2010 -
Ketu 25 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
tiga271 16 Aug, 2009 2nd
with mark20
with mark20
mark20 16 Aug, 2009 Lead O/S
jonka ?Aug, 2009 Lead
with mark
with mark
mark sadler ?Aug, 2009 2nd
9fingerjon 5 Jul, 2009 2nd O/S
with Cake
with Cake
Cake 5 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S Fun
Fun
bigphil 24 May, 2009 Lead O/S
with Toby
with Toby
Adam1973 26 Apr, 2009 2nd O/S
with Big Ian
with Big Ian
Tom Anthistle 26 Apr, 2009 2nd
Sankey 27 Sep, 2008 2nd O/S
thebigfriendlymoose 27 Sep, 2008 Lead O/S
with Sankey
with Sankey
jimbonfire 2 Jun, 2008 Lead O/S
daveagriff ??, 2008 2nd
dan66 24 Oct, 2007 AltLd O/S
with Rory Guy
with Rory Guy
spacey 11 Aug, 2007 2nd
Paul Evans 11 Aug, 2007 Lead
with spacey
with spacey
nige pacer 10 Jun, 2007 Lead O/S
Martin Haworth ?Apr, 2006 Lead O/S
Hidden 8 Jul, 2005 TR
Hidden 9 Jun, 2005 2nd rpt
Sam and will 5 Jun, 2005 Lead O/S
with Anthony Bennett + Ben Bennett + Amanda Bennett
with Anthony Bennett + Ben Bennett + Amanda Bennett
Phill Mitch ??, 2005 Lead O/S
with john d
with john d
Howard J 13 Jul, 2004 2nd
with Richard Bonheyo
with Richard Bonheyo
Brown ?Jul, 2003 Lead O/S
Phil West 31 May, 2003 Lead β
with Chris Tan
with Chris Tan
Iain Brown 26 Apr, 2003 -
with Ricardo
with Ricardo
Hidden 26 Aug, 2001 Lead O/S
Andy Edgar ??, 2000 -
Phil West 25 Sep, 1999 Lead dnf Gave up at the roof.
with David Atherton
Gave up at the roof.
with David Atherton
Hidden 24 Jul, 1999 2nd O/S
sdht ??, 1999 -
Nettle 2 Aug, 1998 2nd β ** - 4c - 21m - John Cutcliffe
with Johnny 'The Dog' Cutcliffe
** - 4c - 21m - John Cutcliffe
with Johnny 'The Dog' Cutcliffe
cem 10 May, 1998 Lead O/S Graded VS 4c when I did it
with GrahamD
Graded VS 4c when I did it
with GrahamD
craig h 4 Aug, 1996 Lead O/S
with Rick W and Janet Hannah
with Rick W and Janet Hannah
Chris Murray ?Jun, 1996 2nd
with Richard Bower
with Richard Bower
colin milton 19 Jul, 1995 Lead
with eric milton
with eric milton
roncaves 23 May, 1993 Lead
Hidden 28 Mar, 1993 2nd O/S
Backinthegame ?Aug, 1992 Lead rpt
Chris the Tall ?May, 1992 Lead rpt Had seconded it in 85
with Dave Gurney
Had seconded it in 85
with Dave Gurney
Roget ??, 1992 Solo O/S
Hidden ?May, 1991 2nd
leathers 26 Apr, 1991 Lead
with Ed Hyatt
with Ed Hyatt
Rog Wilko ?Apr, 1991 Lead
with Debbie Wilkinson
with Debbie Wilkinson
Backinthegame ?Apr, 1990 Lead polished even then! But thought VS fair at the time....
with Andrew Hall
polished even then! But thought VS fair at the time....
with Andrew Hall
Nick Rundall ??, 1990 Lead O/S
Hidden 9 Apr, 1989 2nd O/S
Hidden ?Oct, 1988 Lead
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu! ?Aug, 1988 2nd O/S
with athroll
with athroll
malc 22 Jun, 1988 Lead O/S
with Billy Whiz
with Billy Whiz
John Marsland 11 Jun, 1988 2nd
with Darrell Small
with Darrell Small
Hidden ?May, 1988 Lead
Derek Furze ??, 1988 Lead
Martin Bennett 10 May, 1987 -
with IW
with IW
steveb2006 7 Jul, 1985 2nd
with Gary Burton
with Gary Burton
Steve Lenartowicz ??, 1985 -
Tim Bateman 4 Nov, 1984 2nd
jcw ?Jun, 1984 Lead
with Martin Harris
with Martin Harris
Ian Clare ??, 1984 -
steveb2006 29 Oct, 1983 Lead
with unknown
with unknown
Mark Kemball 9 Sep, 1983 Solo
Pete Pozman ?Jul, 1983 2nd O/S
with Jeremy
with Jeremy
steveb2006 12 Jun, 1983 2nd Mervyn led
with Mick Brown, Mervyn Dudley
Mervyn led
with Mick Brown, Mervyn Dudley
Hidden 5 Jun, 1983 AltLd O/S
mark-abz 15 Sep, 1982 2nd
with Andy W
with Andy W
Brian Wilderspin 7 Feb, 1982 -
Steve Clegg 7 Feb, 1982 -
Ian Jones ??, 1982 Lead O/S
with Rich Lewis
with Rich Lewis
charlesmfrench 18 Oct, 1981 Lead O/S
babymoac 12 Apr, 1981 -
Hidden 7 Mar, 1981 Lead
Chris Ellis 6 Jul, 1980 2nd
with Nige Shaw
with Nige Shaw
tapley 27 Apr, 1980 Lead
with Chris Seymour, Alison Tapley
with Chris Seymour, Alison Tapley
Brian Wilderspin 6 Apr, 1980 Lead O/S
with Dave Winter
with Dave Winter
Neil McA 13 Jan, 1980 Lead O/S
Andy Say 13 May, 1979 Lead O/S
Hidden ??, 1978 Lead
Mark Kemball 26 Feb, 1977 Lead
with Ian Grace
with Ian Grace
Hidden 30 Jan, 1977 Lead
rogerskews ??, 1977 Lead
with Various
with Various
Derek Ryden ??, 1976 AltLd O/S
with Glynne Andrew
with Glynne Andrew
Nigel Bond 26 Oct, 1975 Lead
with John Derbyshire
with John Derbyshire
Hidden 12 Oct, 1975 Lead
Dave Westby ??, 1972 Lead O/S
with Phil Caley
with Phil Caley
mikej 28 Mar, 1971 2nd
with John Bickerdike
with John Bickerdike
uphillnow ??, 1970 -
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Voting
High E1
Mid E1
Low E1
High HVS
Mid HVS
Low HVS
High VS
Mid VS
Low VS
Votes cast 26
High 5b
Mid 5b
Low 5b
High 5a
Mid 5a
Low 5a
High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
Votes cast 26
Votes cast 23
Style of ascent
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Alt Leads
Soloed
Not Set
Onsighted
Repeated
Flashed (β)
DNF
Dogged
Not Set