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Lundy classic damaged by rock fall

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The classic crack climb, Controlled Burning, on Lundy has suffered a major rock fall. The top roof, which provided the photogenic crux of the route, has collapsed and all that remains is the lower crack and a very unstable upper section.
Update 6 December - reports of its demise may be greatly exaggerated - more here

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31 Oct, 2004
when did that happen, Archangel went on it in August and said it was very sandy and lowered off. I just thought he was being a poof.
31 Oct, 2004
Sometime in September, thank goodness we did it this year. ;-) J :-)
31 Oct, 2004
Thank goodness - another lifetime ambition that I'm let out of.
31 Oct, 2004
What a bummer guess I`ll have to do Seal Slab now or it`s not worth going. Al the best Rob
31 Oct, 2004
So who did the last ascent then? I seconded it after Karin and Martin. That was August. Steve
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