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Birks quarry

  • Grade context: UK
  • Ascents: 3
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V8

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Summary

An urban quarry in Oldham.

Description

Some very hard stuff if you rummage around

Access issues

Gate is locked sometimes.Crag now being developed for housing

Approach

Quarry is situated on Huddersfield road through gates,as you leave Oldham and climb the hill.

Ethic

None

History

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Charles Cooper established routes and boulder problems in the mid 2000s

Routes

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Grade Route

Top tier of quarry.Up the central wall from sitting on small crimps to jugs.

FA: Chas cooper, 2009

Top tier of quarry,left side wall.sit start on crimps,trend left to jugs.Black rabbit same,but trend right,same grade.

FA: Charles Cooper, 2008

Top tier of quarry.Big block on left.Sit start on crimps,up to next crimps,then dyno to top.

FA: Chas cooper, 2010

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