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15m.

Rockfax Description
A superb testpiece taking on the centre of the wall. Start right of a thin right-slanting crack.
Dynamic moves gain a good hold. Fingery and very technical climbing above leads to another reasonable hold before a final slap up and left allows the top to be reached. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
A superb testpiece taking on the centre of the wall. Start right of a thin right-slanting crack. Photo on page 342.
15m. Dynamic moves gain a good hold. Fingery and very technical climbing above leads to another reasonable hold before a final slap up and left allows the top to be reached. Considered 8b

FA. Ken Palmer 22.11.90 22/Nov/1990

Ticklists

West Country Climbs, Classic Anstey's, South West 8's, UK 8a and up

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User Date Notes
midgets of the world unite 1 Jul, 2005 Show βeta
βeta: classic. Fiercely crimpy and technical climbing. Consensus of almost every ascensionist, with the exception of Liam Halsey, has been 8b - the bottom section alone is probably as hard as Revelations at the Tor!
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βeta: classic. Fiercely crimpy and technical climbing. Consensus of almost every ascensionist, with the exception of Liam Halsey, has been 8b - the bottom section alone is probably as hard as Revelations at the Tor!
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Logged Ascents

User Date Style Notes & Partners
felixwilkins 22 May Lead RP
Hidden 8 Mar TR dnf
AlexOates 10 Feb, 2019 Lead
Cailean Harker 7 May, 2018 Lead RP
with Gav Symonds, Ian Cooper
with Gav Symonds, Ian Cooper
quiffhanger 29 Oct, 2016 Lead dog Getting some good links together... Cooler temps def helping.
Getting some good links together... Cooler temps def helping.
quiffhanger 1 Oct, 2016 Lead dog Managed to string a few moves together in the middle section - still cant conceive of doing the whole thing...
with Rachel
Managed to string a few moves together in the middle section - still cant conceive of doing the whole thing...
with Rachel
brices 17 Apr, 2016 Lead dog Its still really hard, gona have to train a lot for this.
Its still really hard, gona have to train a lot for this.
Luke Dawson 23 Mar, 2016 Lead RP video here https://vimeo.com/160138771
video here https://vimeo.com/160138771
Luke Dawson 21 Mar, 2016 Lead dog close today but still no send finishing up the short finish
close today but still no send finishing up the short finish
MathewWright1998 20 Mar, 2016 2nd dog Such an awesome line - Cant wait to get back on this one.
with Matthew Jones
Such an awesome line - Cant wait to get back on this one.
with Matthew Jones
brices 19 Mar, 2016 Lead dog All moves done and some links, unwound the drop knee but didn't make it to the little side pull. A great set of moves and well worth coming back for.
All moves done and some links, unwound the drop knee but didn't make it to the little side pull. A great set of moves and well worth coming back for.
quiffhanger 19 Mar, 2016 Lead dog Almost done the moves. Just need to hold the unwind from the drop-knee.
with Rachel
Almost done the moves. Just need to hold the unwind from the drop-knee.
with Rachel
quiffhanger 12 Mar, 2016 Lead dog Account properly opened. The famous drop-knee craziness was surprisingly ok but everything else was nails!
with Rachel
Account properly opened. The famous drop-knee craziness was surprisingly ok but everything else was nails!
with Rachel
lewisrichardson 25 Jul, 2015 Lead RP My first ever 8b super happy!!
with sam
My first ever 8b super happy!!
with sam
pezzerrr 19 May, 2015 Lead RP
Hidden 1 Feb, 2015 Lead RP
Hidden 19 May, 2014 Lead RP
PeterDawson 29 Jun, 2013 Lead RP
Hidden 8 Jun, 2013 Lead dog
Hidden ??, 2012 -
westyb3 25 Oct, 2011 Lead RP Psyched to get this done, topping out in the pissing rain was fun too. Cheers Gav for the beta
with Max Ayrton
Psyched to get this done, topping out in the pissing rain was fun too. Cheers Gav for the beta
with Max Ayrton
midgets of the world unite 19 Oct, 2010 Lead RP
Hidden ? May, 2007 Lead RP
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Route of Interest

Patpence Ha'penny (Orignal Start)

Grade: 8b ***
(Anstey's Cove)