Candle Buttress

1 Stars
Fluttery
 HVS 5a

Adjacent Routes
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18m. The buttress right of Extinguisher Chimney is gained awkwardly from the right and climbed delicately (useful flake round left) to easier ground.
FA. R Williams 1957

USER COMMENTS

I'm not surpised that the voting is placing this as an E1; I found it to be a hard and serious HVS. I was amused to see it graded VS in the old Paul Nunn book of fun.
Chris Shorter - 23/Apr/05

We can't take one vote at each grade as very reliable!!

Chris
Chris Craggs - 23/Apr/05

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  • Route Grade Votings

    Total votes cast 9
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