Climbs 15
Rocktype Sandstone (soft)
Altitude 58m a.s.l
Faces N

Anchor Church © BigMac

Crag features

An interesting pebbly sandstone crag which has caves carved into it by an ancient hermit. Not the best rock. A new Leicestershire guidebook (though the crag is just in Derbyshire) is due out in 2010 so more information may be available. Unlikely to get busy.

Approach notes

None known

Guidebooks

Can park in a small layby near Ingleby where the footpath leaves the road (signposted to Anchor Church). Path is not the easiest, quite muddy and lots of stinging nettles. Setting up top-ropes is a bit of a fight with the trees. Crag is worth a short visit, good fun.
col3 - 23/Jul/15
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 Sandy Chimney M 4
2 Hermit's Finger E2 5a 6
3 Monks Folly E1 5c  
4 PS170 HVS 5a 1
5 Monkey Business VS 4c 6
6 Pillar of Wisdom
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S 4a * 7
7 Pebble Dash
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E2 5b 3
8 Hermit's Cave
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VS 4b 1
9 The Ramp * VS 4b 2
10 Hermit's Crack * VS 4b 2
11 Doorway * S 4a 2
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.

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