38m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
The right-hand side of the face gives a fine pitch. Climb the shallow scoop/groove directly above the stance then continue up the pleasantly sustained wall and bulge above to cross Central Wall into the Ivy Gash. © Rockfax

FA. Dave Jones R.Cope 1978

Ticklists: Peak Rock/13/The Limestone Revolution.

pauldrew 05/Nov/17 2nd
Dave Rumney 05/Nov/17 AltLd
benrhyd 14/Oct/17 Lead

First E1 lead!

with Joe Barlow
Paul ablitt 30/Sep/17 Lead rpt
with Sarah
Colin Scotchford 24/Sep/17 Lead
The Reaper 12/Jul/17 Lead O/S
Katie2401Tron 02/Jul/17 2nd
with Dom
jimbonfire 05/Nov/16 Lead O/S
with TT
Lenny 25/Sep/16 AltLd O/S
with Kev
AlexRenshaw 11/Sep/16 Lead
with Ted Lister
gritstone7 16/Aug/16 Lead rpt
will9911 07/Aug/16 Lead O/S
Ben1983 19/Jun/16 Lead O/S
drobin 05/Jun/16 Lead O/S
with fran
PeteWilson 23/May/16 2nd O/S

we did a route on the right side of the wall, must be this, felt very soft e1 though, especially since there was tonnes of gear and threads!

with Dave
Andrew Abraham 13/May/16 Lead O/S
Tim Rodgers 25/Mar/16 Lead
Martin Haworth 25/Mar/16 Lead O/S
Mike_Hayes 25/Mar/16 Lead
Mike W 19/Mar/16 Lead O/S
islandlynx 06/Sep/15 -

Couldn't tell from the rockfax topo where to go exactly. the way i went felt hvs 5a. having read the other comments i wonder whetehr everyone takes a lsightly different route. not too dissimilar to pocket symphony

Matt77 06/Sep/15 2nd
with Alex Horton, Tom Riddelsdell, Shane
HimTiggins 08/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Chris
Graham Westbrook 18/Jul/15 Lead O/S
derekb 23/Jun/15 2nd
with Harry
Hidden 04/Jun/15 2nd
belay bunny turned bad 23/May/15 2nd
with Iain M
Rachel Slater 16/May/15 Lead O/S
with Rosie Slater
RM199 10/May/15 Lead O/S
Jonathan Hall 10/May/15 2nd
Hidden 18/Apr/15 Lead
Mike_Hayes 11/Apr/15 Lead rpt
Thunderthighsontheloose 11/Apr/15 2nd O/S
Hidden 21/Feb/15 TR
GouldHarry ??/2015 Lead O/S
benw681 ?/Nov/14 -
Mike_Hayes 31/Aug/14 Lead rpt
Becky E 30/Aug/14 2nd O/S
Graeme Hammond 30/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Becky E
Chriswallis2 05/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Anna
Jules Lane 15/Jul/14 2nd β

Lovely climbing, HVS not E1

Hoyes 15/Jul/14 Lead rpt

Not sure why this gets E1.

with Jules L
Duncan Campbell 09/Apr/14 2nd

Probably a 1* version of Pocket Symphony. Very steady and well protected too.

with Bubbles
jon_gill1 29/Mar/14 Lead O/S
with chris Lyness
Theeni 22/Mar/14 2nd O/S
with Will McEvoy, John McEvoy
Mike_Hayes 09/Mar/14 Lead O/S
kermit_uk 09/Mar/14 AltLd O/S

Lead first pitch.

adi bryant 28/Nov/13 Lead O/S
with Lee
tmawer 06/Oct/13 Lead O/S
with Bram
BTphonehome 06/Oct/13 2nd O/S
with Tony
Hidden 03/Sep/13 Lead rpt
Shortarse.Crowley 27/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Nice warm up- Clean!

with Justin Critchlow
Alex@home 04/Jul/13 2nd β
with The Doctor
Hidden 18/Jun/13 2nd
JEP 18/Jun/13 Lead rpt
Batt 18/Jun/13 2nd O/S

JP lead.

with Jonathan Prager, James Hoyes
Hoyes 18/Jun/13 2nd O/S
ashtond6 04/May/13 Lead O/S
alp79 04/May/13 2nd O/S
Souljah 04/May/13 2nd

Fantastic.. lovely pockets all the way and a fab thumb-sprag move

with Andi T
Hidden 07/Apr/13 2nd
Dizz 02/Mar/13 2nd β
with Dale
Hidden 28/Feb/13 2nd rpt
Jake Young 15/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Mark R
mark20 15/Sep/12 Lead β

On Jake's gear

esther ?/Aug/12 2nd
Hidden 25/Jul/12 Lead RP
Hidden 23/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 22/Jul/12 2nd O/S
David Kay 12/Jun/12 Lead β

Had gear left in up to a wet-muddy pocket (crux?). Nice climb, must go when it's not as damp.

phardman 12/May/12 Lead rpt
Hidden 12/May/12 2nd
markalmack 25/Mar/12 2nd O/S
with andy lole
tlmarjot 25/Mar/12 Lead O/S
with Mark Almack
MDowson 11/Mar/12 AltLd O/S
with sam webb
bigdrew 11/Mar/12 Lead O/S
MD 24/Sep/11 2nd

Abseiled in from Central Wall

with Ed
Noodles30 22/Sep/11 Lead rpt
Chris_barr 22/Sep/11 Lead O/S
with James
Hidden ?/Sep/11 TR
Hidden ?/Sep/11 TR
Hidden 21/Aug/11 Lead O/S
chrishedgehog 17/Aug/11 Lead O/S
with James Rees
Stig 17/Aug/11 Lead rpt

E1 5b? But soft.

with Chris
Andrew Sloan 14/Jul/11 Lead O/S

Martin did not second, lowered off to retrieve gear.

w.pettet-smith 16/May/11 Lead
with pete nugent
Pete Nugent 16/May/11 2nd rpt

Lovely climbing, I found Evensong to be harder but perhpas I was tired & emotional!

Somerset swede basher 26/Mar/11 2nd rpt
with Dan Lane
Dan Lane 26/Mar/11 Lead O/S

very good route, loved it. Very nice pocket pulling and good threads. I couldn't be bothered faffing around with gear on the last bulge so i just ran it out...

feilx 12/Mar/11 Lead O/S
with Heather
cymjt ??/2011 -
Hidden 30/Oct/10 2nd
lukas richardo 30/Oct/10 2nd dog

must get better. fell twice seconding. im rubbish.

jayrenegade 30/Oct/10 Lead

First E1. Awesome!

with Luke
tebs 04/Sep/10 2nd O/S
with Dunc
decs 04/Sep/10 Lead
with Bart
Bry 27/Jul/10 2nd
with James
Hidden ?/Jul/10 Lead dog
spacey 29/Jun/10 2nd O/S
with Tom
chrisbussell 22/Jun/10 2nd
with Tim O'Neill
thomasadixon 18/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Wicked climbing

Oliver Houston 18/Jun/10 AltLd O/S

lead 1st pitch

Martin Cleaver 09/Jun/10 Lead O/S
with Dom Selers
jgordon75 13/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Oli Knight
Hidden ??/2010 Lead
Somerset swede basher 04/Oct/09 Lead O/S
with Katharine
Katharine.eaton 04/Oct/09 2nd O/S
with Dom
Hidden 20/Sep/09 Lead
Misha 06/Sep/09 Lead O/S

Felt about the same or even a little harder than Pocket Symphony, I'd give it 5b.

Hidden 15/Aug/09 Lead O/S
philhilo 15/Aug/09 2nd O/S
Barry D 09/Aug/09 Lead

Wimped off right before bulge onto Central Climb. Seemed steep for 5a..

with Ian W
Dave Rumney 26/Apr/09 -
gazfellows 22/Apr/09 2nd

Probably the best E1 i've done.. (brilliant)

with shaun d
gazfellows 22/Apr/09 AltLd
with shaun d
simonp ?/Mar/09 Lead O/S
with Kevin Bradbury
metal arms 22/Nov/08 Lead O/S
Brown 16/Nov/08 Lead O/S
with Henry
stemill 03/May/08 2nd O/S
with Mark
Diggler ?/May/08 Lead O/S
cem 02/Mar/08 Lead rpt
Hidden 17/Feb/08 Lead
Hidden 11/Nov/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 25/Aug/07 2nd
runestone 10/Mar/07 Lead O/S
with J
Hidden 03/Feb/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/Feb/07 2nd
Chris the Tall 05/Nov/06 2nd

Felt harder than the other two

with Jamie V
jamiev 05/Nov/06 Lead O/S

No hard moves but sustained 5a. A very very good route.

Coel Hellier 17/Sep/06 Lead
Hidden 27/Aug/06 AltLd O/S
Hidden 29/Apr/06 2nd
Hidden ?/Feb/06 AltLd O/S
Bry ??/2006 Lead
Benjones45_99 ??/2006 Lead O/S
with Sam Cookson
rob1 20/Nov/05 AltLd O/S
with Dave Williams
Hidden 16/Sep/05 Lead rpt
Stig 23/Jul/05 2nd O/S
with Jonathan Teale
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH 28/Apr/04 2nd O/S
Dave Bond 08/Feb/04 Lead O/S
with Simon Wren
nickdonohue 15/Jul/03 Lead
with Joe Brown
Hidden 15/Jul/03 2nd
DubyaJamesDubya 16/Mar/03 Lead O/S
with Martin Flint
AlexRenshaw 03/Mar/03 2nd
with Ted Lister
Phill Mitch ??/2003 Lead O/S
with john d
Hidden 04/Jul/02 Lead
Hidden 10/Apr/02 Lead
cem 16/Dec/01 Lead O/S

And several times since

DubyaJamesDubya ?/Jul/01 -
with Naomi Walker
Julian Wedd ??/2001 -
with D. Body
tuftynick ??/2000 Lead
Chris Murray 04/Jun/97 AltLd
EddieA 06/May/96 2nd O/S
with Mark
phardman 03/Mar/96 Lead
Hidden ??/1995 Lead
keith Lonsdale 15/May/94 2nd
with Graham
andybirtwistle 15/May/94 Lead
with Steve Brewis
Backinthegame ?/Mar/94 2nd
with John Wright
AlanLittle ??/1994 2nd
Hidden 17/Oct/93 Lead
Hidden 27/Mar/93 2nd
Hidden 27/Mar/93 Lead
leathers 25/Mar/93 Lead O/S
with Martin Vimpany
nuts and bolts ?/Feb/93 -
Hidden ??/1993 Lead O/S
nai ??/1993 Lead
Roget 04/Aug/92 Lead O/S
rob.grafton 26/Jul/92 2nd
with Bruce
Andy Say 04/May/92 Lead O/S
Hidden 19/Apr/92 Solo rpt
Mick King 11/Apr/92 Lead

P1 of Evensong combined with p2 Ivy Gash

with Simon Walsh
Rob Davies 11/Apr/92 2nd
Ena ?/Jan/92 Lead β
with Gavin
AlexRenshaw 29/Sep/91 Lead
with Ted Lister
tlr 13/Sep/91 AltLd
with Pom
roncaves 24/Mar/91 2nd
with Al Churcher
Hidden 24/Mar/91 2nd
Bruce Kerr 25/Mar/90 2nd
with Rab Young
Hidden ??/1990 Lead O/S
tapley 30/Jul/89 Lead
with Alison Tapley
Hidden 29/May/89 Lead
Will Webb 30/Apr/89 Lead
with Mark Cole
Hidden ??/1989 Lead O/S
mark-abz 04/Jun/88 Lead
with Andy W
Lone Rider 05/Apr/88 Lead O/S
with Sheila Lockhart
Paula Hamilton-Gibson 20/Feb/88 AltLd
with Bill Williamson
Hidden 28/Nov/87 Lead
Stoney Boy 28/Nov/87 Lead O/S
with Gareth James, Neil Binns
Dave Musgrove 01/Nov/87 Lead
with Paul Dawson, David
Hidden 18/Oct/87 2nd
wynaptomos ?/Sep/87 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Mar/87 2nd
surfbish ?/Mar/87 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Jan/87 Lead
Martin Bennett 21/Sep/86 -
with MT
Ian Clare ??/1985 -
charlesmfrench 25/Nov/84 Lead O/S
uphillnow 25/Nov/84 Lead
Hidden 25/Apr/84 Lead
Mark Kemball 24/Oct/83 2nd
with Willie Todd
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