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FFA R Lawson 1980

Ticklists: MRes Ticklist, Ireland 3 Star E1-E2.

kdo 01/Aug/16 AltLd dog

just failed at the step up to the first belay, top pitch was "Fun". DK climbing great.

davkeo 01/Aug/16 AltLd O/S

P1. What a pitch that was. Getting into the niche was a bit balancy. Looked initially that the gear above was poor but it proved to be good with a closer look. Difficult enough next bit on smears. Top pitch is a proper body crack. Think Ken got his knee stuck or maybe it was his head. Last route of an excellent trip.

Martin McKenna - UKC 06/Jun/16 AltLd O/S
timmyfuckinmiller 06/Jun/16 AltLd O/S
Hidden 05/Jun/16 AltLd O/S
AMY l3 04/Jun/16 2nd
CaelanB 03/Jun/16 AltLd O/S

got the upper chimney; A great fun thrutch

SeƔnM 03/Jun/16 AltLd O/S
zcsharp 24/Apr/16 2nd
with Prebble
tprebs 24/Apr/16 Lead rpt
with zcsharp
GOS 10/Apr/16 2nd rpt

found tough; several sustained sections; always a good handhold -eventually but feet have to be precise on smears

with Kevin McGee
Hidden 05/Sep/15 Lead rpt
GOS 05/Sep/15 2nd O/S

George led as 1 pitch; hard to leave niche midway; final offwidth crack very awkward

Hidden 22/Aug/15 AltLd
Hidden 09/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Tom Livingstone 18/Jun/15 2nd β
Ian Jones 11/Jun/15 Lead O/S


khalidq 11/Jun/15 AltLd O/S

I led the P2 off width. Actually I went onto the rope on P1 after trying to reverse back down from the crux. Got it by doing a delicate teeter from the left hand side. The hand traverse followed by layback was not the crux for us, it was the next move into the groove.

Martin Bagshaw 11/Jun/15 AltLd O/S

Got the surprise offwidth pitch, good preparation for what was to come the next day.

Hidden 07/Jun/15 Lead
Hidden 07/Jun/15 2nd
HeatherF 04/Jun/15 2nd O/S
with Tom Grant
Dave Cussen ??/2015 -
Hidden ??/2015 -
Ewan Russell 27/Aug/14 AltLd O/S


with laurence furst
Hidden 02/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/Jun/14 -
Hidden 26/Mar/14 Lead O/S
KKilroy 22/Aug/13 Lead O/S

Speed climbing route #2. The crux felt slow and unnerving (small wires and cams handy). Must trim the fluffy ends of that rope! Grey cam handy for chimney

with McCune
RKernan 20/Jul/13 Lead O/S

just about...

with Niall Browne
tprebs 20/Jul/13 2nd O/S
with John O'Hara
mcgovern 03/Jun/13 AltLd
Rhys Macallister 02/Jun/13 AltLd
with James Gernon
Hidden 01/Jun/13 AltLd O/S
robin_hackney 01/Jun/13 AltLd O/S

Led P1. P2 was awesome. Incorporated face climbing, crack climbing, jamming. Truely varied and fantastic - this is why we keep on coming back to Fair Head.

with Si
liamo333 ??/2013 -
Hidden 03/Aug/12 2nd dog
gregoritos 24/Jun/12 Lead O/S

led in one

Hidden 12/Jun/12 Lead O/S
dan gibson 12/Jun/12 2nd O/S

in a oner, no stopping the porter train

with michael porter
3 Names 09/Jun/12 Lead O/S
givemetea 04/Jun/12 AltLd dog

Vince led P1 - super hard and sustained. Difficult moves as you go right into the 'pod'. I laid back and got a cool knee bar. I led P2 which was a horrible off width which gradually became a squeeze chimney. I tried to layback it and fell off just below the top onto Vince on the belay. Pretty sobering as it's only 5a!

with Vince
soph 02/Jun/12 2nd
steve_yo 02/Jun/12 Lead

one pitch

with sophie
Johann 02/Jun/12 Lead

lead in 1 pitch

with sean
Hidden 19/May/12 Lead O/S
metal arms 29/Jul/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 23/Jul/11 AltLd dnf
Ri 29/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Anja Jones
Hidden 12/Jun/10 2nd β
Gibson27 ??/2010 AltLd O/S
Hidden ??/2009 -
Nigel Coe 17/Jun/06 AltLd
with Amnon
Hidden ?/May/06 AltLd
Mark Stevenson 21/Aug/04 AltLd O/S
with Ian Chestnutt
steve taylor ?/Aug/86 AltLd
with Nicky Beresford
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