Rockfax Description
The hand-crack to the left of the chimney of Bottle Neck is difficult to get going on. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
Tough crack on right side of buttress. Many find it hard for grade. Confidence in jamming helps.

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User Date Style Notes & Partners
climbdevon 25 May -
clarkeadventure 25 May Lead O/S
JendeHoxar 15 May Solo O/S
Hidden 5 May Lead O/S
Hidden 5 May 2nd dog
JGriffiths 16 Nov, 2018 Lead O/S
PaulJepson 16 Nov, 2018 2nd O/S Gets HS in northern limestone guide and worth it. Bottom also seems to have fallen off, which makes getting established in the crack quite tricky. HS 4b/c. You'll be fine if you can jam polished cracks.
Gets HS in northern limestone guide and worth it. Bottom also seems to have fallen off, which makes getting established in the crack quite tricky. HS 4b/c. You'll be fine if you can jam polished cracks.
danieleaston 16 Nov, 2018 2nd
Jay5670 24 Oct, 2018 TR dog The start is the hardest it's polished hard
The start is the hardest it's polished hard
The Pulsing Motorik of Neu! 5 Aug, 2018 Lead
Hidden 19 May, 2018 Lead
Hidden 6 May, 2018 Lead
Hidden 6 May, 2018 2nd
JHolland 24 Sep, 2017 2nd
Hidden 24 Sep, 2017 Lead
Andy Hudson 13 Aug, 2017 2nd
with Paul Fairburn
with Paul Fairburn
Hidden 13 Aug, 2017 Lead
Phil Mercer 13 Aug, 2017 2nd O/S
Hidden 30 Jun, 2017 2nd
matt_batchelor 30 Jun, 2017 Lead
troutio 21 May, 2017 2nd dnf Turns out I'm going to need to learn how to hand jam.
with Alan, Jeremy
Turns out I'm going to need to learn how to hand jam.
with Alan, Jeremy
five 21 May, 2017 Lead O/S
ladislav 21 May, 2017 2nd
with Jan, Jeremy, five
with Jan, Jeremy, five
maria85 6 Mar, 2017 2nd O/S
hiyaneil 6 Mar, 2017 Lead
with maria85
with maria85
Climbingspike ??, 2017 -
midweekjolly2 23 Aug, 2016 Lead
with JOhn W
with JOhn W
Arty 23 Aug, 2016 2nd
Hidden 31 Jul, 2016 2nd
BnB 30 Jul, 2016 -
markalmack 26 Jun, 2016 Solo O/S
with will-i-am-old-as-fuck
with will-i-am-old-as-fuck
WB 26 Jun, 2016 Solo
Hidden 12 Jun, 2016 2nd
Hidden 30 Apr, 2016 2nd
Andy Williams 11 Mar, 2016 TR
Greylag 23 Apr, 2015 2nd
Ken Taylor 21 Apr, 2015 Lead O/S
with John Jennings, Steve Livingston
with John Jennings, Steve Livingston
tobyk 9 Apr, 2015 Lead rpt Seconded probably 7 years ago, still classic!
with Emma Knights
Seconded probably 7 years ago, still classic!
with Emma Knights
john jennings ??, 2015 2nd Ken lead, and failed to teach me handjams. I laybacked it.
Ken lead, and failed to teach me handjams. I laybacked it.
Andrew Harding 31 Dec, 2014 2nd
Chris1234H 31 Dec, 2014 Lead O/S
Simonfarfaraway 12 Oct, 2014 2nd O/S Easy if you jam Ben.....
Easy if you jam Ben.....
Little B 12 Oct, 2014 Lead O/S
gilandcoop 2 Jul, 2014 TR dog On RSF Course; bottom roped. Highly polished.
On RSF Course; bottom roped. Highly polished.
JonLongshanks 18 Jun, 2014 TR RP Alex thought it would be fun to attempt some hand-jamming! Rigging practice.
with Alex Hill
Alex thought it would be fun to attempt some hand-jamming! Rigging practice.
with Alex Hill
saffy 21 Apr, 2014 Solo O/S
joeflan 9 Mar, 2014 Solo rpt
Hidden 13 Oct, 2013 -
jonathan_doyle 11 Oct, 2013 2nd RP Tough first couple of moves until you reach the first 'ledge'.Good hand jamming practice.
with Alex Grieveson
Tough first couple of moves until you reach the first 'ledge'.Good hand jamming practice.
with Alex Grieveson
Hidden 26 Aug, 2013 Lead O/S
CMoore 15 Jul, 2013 Lead
fweatherall1 17 May, 2013 2nd
with james
with james
Willbur 3 Mar, 2013 TR dog Good hand jamming practise, got there eventually (3 falls), tricky first move
with John Pochribniak, Sarah Reynolds
Good hand jamming practise, got there eventually (3 falls), tricky first move
with John Pochribniak, Sarah Reynolds
Hidden 28 May, 2012 2nd O/S
joeflan 28 May, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 18 Mar, 2012 Lead O/S
Hidden 1 Oct, 2011 Lead O/S
johnjb 25 Sep, 2011 TR
with Carl, Gareth
with Carl, Gareth
Allan Winstanley 20 Aug, 2011 Lead
with Ken
with Ken
Alan Scowcroft 31 Jul, 2011 Lead rpt
with Peter Corrigan
with Peter Corrigan
mantle87 6 Apr, 2011 Lead O/S laybacking solved the first move problem then jugs to the top felt easier than right hand crack
laybacking solved the first move problem then jugs to the top felt easier than right hand crack
rockrat 30 Sep, 2010 Lead O/S
with Hemi!
with Hemi!
Hidden 30 Sep, 2010 2nd
abercolin 21 Jun, 2010 Lead O/S Quite a committing start but easy further up.
Quite a committing start but easy further up.
Kevveth_09 21 Jun, 2010 2nd O/S Hard first move, but gets easier as you go up
Hard first move, but gets easier as you go up
flatnose ??, 2010 -
Hidden 24 Sep, 2009 2nd
jasonpm 24 Sep, 2009 Lead
Hidden 25 Jul, 2009 Lead O/S
petegunn 25 Jul, 2009 2nd
phill bentham 13 Jun, 2009 Lead O/S
brockers 1 Jun, 2009 Lead
with Yani
with Yani
Hidden 12 Apr, 2009 2nd
skatkins10 ?Apr, 2009 TR
philwont 23 Aug, 2008 2nd O/S
with Neil
with Neil
Alan Scowcroft 1 Jul, 2008 TR
Vikki Bassek 1 Jul, 2008 TR O/S
Hammy 12 Jun, 2008 TR
with Gareth Walker
with Gareth Walker
@ndy 10 Feb, 2008 Lead O/S
Calder 10 Feb, 2008 2nd
with @ndy
with @ndy
Hidden ?Feb, 2008 Lead
maria85 9 Sep, 2007 2nd
matt thornton 26 Aug, 2007 TR O/S
with James M
with James M
Rawstron1 ?Jun, 2007 Lead O/S
with Tim
with Tim
Hidden 14 Jan, 2007 TR
Shaw Brown 12 Nov, 2006 Lead Stays dry while raining (at the bottom at least)
with simon blythe
Stays dry while raining (at the bottom at least)
with simon blythe
Pete E 14 Oct, 2006 TR O/S in trainers!
with Whitt
in trainers!
with Whitt
Hidden ?Oct, 2006 Lead
Simon Caldwell 23 Sep, 2006 2nd O/S
with Lemming
with Lemming
lithos 23 Sep, 2006 2nd
with dave epstein
with dave epstein
Brown 15 Sep, 2006 Solo O/S
with Solo
with Solo
Hidden 27 Aug, 2006 Lead
Crofty 10 Jul, 2005 Lead O/S Second could not follow.
Second could not follow.
MikeDowsett 17 Jun, 2005 Lead
with Pete Scott
with Pete Scott
Adi Hooper ??, 2005 Lead
with Various
with Various
fatboy8pie ??, 2005 Lead
Dave Westby 25 Jun, 2003 2nd
with John Fishwick
with John Fishwick
John Brayshaw 25 Jun, 2000 Lead O/S
with Martin Cooper
with Martin Cooper
Sut 10 May, 1998 Lead O/S
Hidden 10 Jul, 1995 Solo O/S
Hidden 20 Jul, 1994 2nd
jfletcher 24 Jul, 1990 Solo
Raggar 24 Sep, 1989 Lead
with Chris B
with Chris B
babymoac 11 Dec, 1988 Lead
with Alan S
with Alan S
Alan Scowcroft 2 Oct, 1988 2nd
BigHairyIan 6 Jul, 1988 Solo O/S
Andy Say 8 Jul, 1986 2nd
Ghastly Rubberfeet ??, 1983 Solo
Hidden ??, 1980 -
Nic Robinson ??, 1977 Solo β
Seymore Butt ??, 1970 -
Martin Bennett 10 Oct, 1965 -
with SGW
with SGW
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Voting
High HS
Mid HS
Low HS
High S
Mid S
Low S
High HVD
Mid HVD
Low HVD
Votes cast 16
High 4c
Mid 4c
Low 4c
High 4b
Mid 4b
Low 4b
High 4a
Mid 4a
Low 4a
Votes cast 11
Style of Ascent
Lead
Followed
Toproped
Soloed
Not Set
Onsighted
Dogged
Repeated
Redpoint
Flashed (β)
DNF
Not Set