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Satan's slit T 
Clandestine Affair T 
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Crime Of The Century T 
Drain Evader T,TR 
Health Hazard T 
Kahoukers T 
Partners In Crime T 
Penny Lane T 
Popeye and the Raven S 
Power Windows T,S 
Quarryman T 
Red Rocket T 
Short People T 
Sunny Days in December T 
Ugly American (aka Ugly Anders) T 
Up, Up and Away T 
Werewolves of London T 
Witch Doctor's Apprentice, The T 
Yorkshire Gripper T 
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The Witch Doctor's Apprentice 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 85'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Dave Jones, Don Serl
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Submitted By: Mark Roberts on Feb 23, 2010

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Description 

Two roofs and a chimney. Fun stuff all around. The first crux is the first roof.


Location 

It's around the corner West of Crime of the Century and Penny Lane, but East of Up Up and Away. South-West facing corner, the only one on Penny Lane that isn't Quarryman.


Protection 

All trad, easily protectable but I equalized two cams below the first roof. I sewed it up though, placed eleven pieces.



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By Benjamin Chapman
From: Small Town, USA
Jun 20, 2013

Dave...according to your profile you lead 5.10C trad, but you sewed up "Witch Doctor's" (5.9) with 11 pieces. Is there something more we need to know about protection on this climb?

By Mark Roberts
From: Vancouver, BC
Jun 21, 2013

Ha, no, you just need to know that I didn't always lead 10c on gear, there was a time I was maxed out at 5.9.

But maybe the thing you ned to know is that the climb eats gear? (to my memory, at least)