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Rock Climbing Photo: Henry Barber 1973.. (Note piton hammer)and I follo...
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By dnaiscool
Apr 9, 2015
...also note the swami belt, no chalk, RD boots...all signs of the times. Climbers at that time would take a hammer for the occasional pin, and they would tap a little just to set nut placements. Oh how the times have changed!
By USBRIT Ross
From: Keswick Cumbria.UK
Apr 11, 2017
He did use chalk
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Henry Barber 1973.. (Note piton hammer)and I followed this my first route in Yosemite

Submitted By: USBRIT Ross on Apr 1, 2015
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English Breakfast Crack (5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13 )
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