Rock climbs in the Peak - Derwent valley

Author Jim Ballard and Ernie Marshall
Published Bmc ditributed by Cordee (1981)
ISBN 0 903908 60 3

This Guidebook is now out of print, and unavailable


Great guide which has served me well over the years , taking in some now forgotten gems. Some nostalgic line drawn topos and photos my fav Mick Brady on Promontory Traverse.

Crags covered by this Guide
Derbyshire crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Bauston Tor22GritstoneNE
Beeley Quarry24Sandstone (hard)W
Birchen Edge314GritstoneSW
Birchwood Quarry31Grit (quarried)NE
Black Rocks208GritstoneNW
Brassington (Rainster Rocks)81LimestoneS
Chatsworth Edge123GritstoneNW
Cratcliffe Tor215Gritstoneall
Crich Tors26GritstoneE
Duke's Quarry60Grit (quarried)W
Eastwood Rocks122GritstoneW
Gardom's Edge378GritstoneW
Hall Moor Quarry17Grit (quarried)SE
Harborough Rocks96LimestoneS
Harthill Quarry50GritstoneW
High Tor119LimestoneW
Hipley Hill6LimestoneNW
Milford Crag13Grit (quarried)W
Pic Tor22LimestoneNW
The Alport Stone9Grit (quarried)all
Via Gellia Buttress20LimestoneS
Willersley Castle Rocks131LimestoneN