Rock climbing

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  • N. Bibliography and Acknowledgements

    Definitive Guidebooks (Number of climbs indicated) No. of routes (63) 1961 – Rock Climbs on the Mountain Limestone of Debyshire by Graham West (MGCC) (126) 1966 – Stoney Middleton by Geoff Birtles (Private Publication) (144) 1969 – The Northern Limestone Area by C Jackson, B Moore, J Street and G Birtles (CC) (224) 1980 –… Learn more

  • Rock Climbing

    Climbing on Castle Rock Windy Buttress Stoney Middleton

    Stoney Middleton’s crags are without doubt home to some of the hardest climbs in the world, the epicentre for British climbers in the 50s 60s and 70s. Principally developed by Jack Street, Geoff Birtles and Tom Proctor who in 1968 established one of the hardest climbs in the world known as Our Father on Windy Buttress. The roadside crags of Middleton… Learn more