9m. 30'. Starts 5 yards left of a square-cut groove. Make steep moves through the overhang, then continue up the knobbly crack above.

Ian Peters, Dave Garner 1974

Hidden 14/Oct Lead O/S
Lizard Ollie 28/Sep Lead O/S

Perplexingly steep start, but a total jug-fest after that

Hidden 28/Sep 2nd O/S
tom169 23/Sep Lead O/S
omaskrey 23/Sep 2nd O/S

Attempted this on lead but couldn't quite get the moves at the start so followed Joe after he flew up.

Dale Turrell 23/Sep Lead β

Led after belaying Tom.

with tom169
JoeCoxson 23/Sep Lead O/S

Oli tied in first, but the steep starting moves evaded him. Hard sequence to the jugs off the blocks, but easy thereafter

kyaizawa 28/Aug 2nd O/S
with Bruce Woodley
ian hendy 28/Aug Lead O/S
with Ceri Chapman
felixwilkins 22/Aug 2nd O/S
Sam O'Rourke 17/Aug 2nd O/S
JulesClimbs 14/Jul TR
with Paul
Hidden 02/Jul TR
tompilgrem 18/Jun Lead O/S
with John
Hidden 24/May Lead O/S
DCIGadget 24/May 2nd rpt
J.A.Thomson 23/Apr Lead O/S
with Ritch
Josh Butler 20/Apr Lead O/S
with Tim Dickinson
LDJ 09/Apr Lead
with Lou
alice fuller ?/Jul/16 Lead β

prev seconded George.pete soloed the start to show the way;)

DredStripe 17/Apr/16 Lead G/U

couple of attempts at the 'one move wonder' start. very committing start for vs

with Cusco
Joe Costello 07/Jul/15 Solo
phil456 30/Jun/15 2nd dnf

Could not start, started from Central buttress and move over

with Graham M
benjaminloveday 15/May/15 Lead O/S
Thinker01 07/Mar/15 Lead O/S
with Becster
nickstephens 01/Mar/15 Lead O/S
with Darcan
darcan 01/Mar/15 2nd
with nick
Robin Woodward 13/Jul/14 Lead dnf

A massive fail by me on a day of mostly poor climbing. set up a baby bouncer but just got the sequence all wrong so gave up and left the route for another time. Alex took over and promptly handled it first time, followed by Jenny using a massive heel hook to gain the first ledge.

with Alex
Jenny Dart 13/Jul/14 2nd
Alex the Alex 13/Jul/14 Lead O/S

Tied in on Robins gear at the start. Pretty stiff move up to the jugs then a glorious romp up the wall! Quite pumpy mind.

nickdonohue 26/May/14 Lead

very stiff start

Sean Kelly 21/May/14 -

This is a real sandbag if you don't know the sequence. More like E1 5b, than VS 4c. I'm not telling...!

with Harry Pearce
Bristoldave 21/May/14 2nd O/S
with Dave Coley
Hidden 21/May/14 Lead β
hornbywill ??/2014 -
robertcollier 22/Sep/13 TR dnf

Arms were too tired for the overhang start. Difficult to lead, so setup top rope

with Emily Collier
Hidden 08/Aug/13 TR
andy_pemberton 10/Jul/13 Lead

From the ground you can chuck a hex above your head to protect the start!.. obviously I didn't do this...

with Sarah Massey
Chris Ebbutt 15/May/13 Lead
Sarah Welsh 15/May/13 2nd
timreynolds 15/May/13 2nd

With a left hand start

Quarryboy 21/Oct/12 Lead O/S

Positive holds but reachy and very steep with slightly dodgy gear at the star, can see how this would be off putting for VS leaders.

Stanners 21/Oct/12 Lead O/S

Wicked fun. Well worth a star at least.

with James Rich, Mark Davis, Jack Bradbrook
JamesRich 21/Oct/12 2nd O/S

A hard start but then it eases significantly

Marti999 28/Aug/12 Lead O/S
with Debbie
debbie roberts 28/Aug/12 2nd
Popkids 15/Jul/12 2nd O/S
with Baz
andy_pemberton 23/May/12 Lead

Excellent route. Deserves a star!

with Sarah Massey, Steve Gibson
Hidden 20/May/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/12 Lead
Loggeron 29/Mar/12 TR
Hidden ??/2012 -
Hidden 16/Aug/11 2nd O/S
BelayBunney 16/Aug/11 2nd

First move a bit harder than 4c, I think. Have tried to lead before, but was not happy committing to first move - was fine on 2nd though!

francois 16/Aug/11 Lead rpt
Hidden 26/Jul/11 Lead O/S
stephen ashworth 26/Jul/11 Lead
with martin clarke
martin clarke 26/Jul/11 2nd
Joby 23/Jul/11 Lead O/S

did the 4a start, drops the grade to severe I think, good route though

with John Martin
mike hooper 23/Jul/11 2nd dog

looked nice route. AND IT WAS. good day

with jobey martin
dmoir 23/Jun/11 Solo
Motown 15/May/11 Lead O/S
with Jo Day
Hidden 28/Apr/11 Lead rpt
Kim Middlebrook 18/Apr/11 -
Hidden 12/Apr/11 Lead
culmclimberRob 09/Apr/11 Lead O/S
with Aaron baker
Hidden 12/Feb/11 Lead O/S
Jonathan Emett 12/Feb/11 2nd O/S
with jimbo
NathanC 1994 29/Sep/10 TR O/S
riddle 18/Sep/10 2nd
with Yasmina
Hidden 18/Sep/10 Lead O/S
timreynolds 08/Jul/10 TR
Legs 04/Jun/10 Lead O/S
Macca_7 04/Jun/10 Solo O/S

Good steep start that is quite technical for the grade then more juyg pulling up the steep wall.

Eike 03/Jun/10 AltLd

Not 100% sure if we were really on the right route, but it definitely felt like 4c, probably slightly harder, especially the first moves over the overhang with a very unpleasant landing. Ben placed the first pieces of protection just below the initial overhang, then I took over and led to the top.

with Ben Devenish
Ade Lane 03/Jun/10 TR
Hidden 02/Jun/10 2nd
Neil Rigiani 02/Jun/10 TR O/S

Very hard start, only just managed it.

Chris Ebbutt 02/Jun/10 Lead
with Chaman
DCIGadget 02/Jun/10 Lead O/S

Alternate start so Severe but nice climbing

with Marie SDMC, Lee Merry
Chaman 02/Jun/10 2nd O/S

Very strenuous start especially for the short!

Sean Kelly ?/Jun/10 -
Hidden 06/May/10 TR
hamishclimb 23/Sep/09 TR
Hidden ?/Aug/09 Lead O/S
pedro.silva 01/Jun/09 2nd O/S

Horrible start, at least for short bloke like me (5-8). Overhanging difficult move right about 2 metres over very un-even and sharp looking rock.

with Phil
Phil79 01/Jun/09 Lead O/S

4c? No way, at least 5a for the direct start. Either that or we were at the wrong crag.

with Pedro
Hidden 12/Apr/09 Lead
timreynolds ??/2009 2nd
Hidden 19/Oct/08 Lead RP
Hidden 19/Oct/08 2nd O/S
Kate Edhouse 21/Sep/08 2nd O/S

did the HS start

misterb 21/Sep/08 Lead O/S

stiff 4c

with dave
littlebp 21/Sep/08 2nd O/S
francois 23/Jul/08 2nd
with Ben
tcfield ??/2008 Lead
vertically_challenged ??/2008 TR rpt
2535rob 07/Nov/07 TR
Justin T 02/Sep/07 Lead O/S


with Wifey
misterb 24/Jul/07 2nd O/S
with dave
eley1 ?/May/07 Lead
with graham
Hidden ?/May/07 Lead O/S
jhawton 10/Mar/07 Lead O/S
climber sim ??/2007 -
Hidden 28/Jun/05 Lead O/S
Hidden ??/2005 2nd
Hidden 05/Oct/03 Lead
Hidden 11/Nov/01 Lead O/S
Mark Kemball 13/May/00 Solo
with Rob Galley
andy_pemberton ?/Jul/99 Lead
Hidden 30/Aug/96 2nd
climbingrichard 02/Oct/92 Lead O/S


Hidden 16/Jun/85 2nd O/S
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