South Devon and Dartmoor

Author Nick White
Published Cordee (1995)
ISBN 1-871-890-32-2

Review

Wide-ranging, taking in everything from seacliffs to titchy inland tors (inc. bouldering). Great pictures, good crag pics with route lines overlaid; the "here be dragons" cartoons can get a bit boring and take space that could have been used improving legibility of some area guides.


Crags covered by this Guide
Devon crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Anstey's Cove146LimestoneS
Babbacombe68LimestoneNE
Beer Head2ChalkS
Berry Head (Coastguard Cliffs)180LimestoneS
Berry Head (The Old Redoubt)113LimestoneE
Berry Head Quarry83LimestoneN
Bigbury Bay (Bantham Hand)4ShaleW
Black Hill Boulders21Granite?
Blackingstone Quarry10Graniteall
Bolt Tail20SchistW
Bonehill Rocks (Bone Hill)179GraniteSW
Bulley Cleave Quarry3Limestone?
Chinkwell Tor11Graniteall
Chipley Quarry9Pillow lavaSW
Chudleigh Rocks177LimestoneS
Churston (Sea cliffs and quarries)74LimestoneN
Cod Rock8Limestoneall
Cradle Rock Buttress19LimestoneE
Crow Buttress Dewerstone6GraniteNW
Daddyhole Main Cliff42LimestoneE
Durl Head38Limestoneall
Elender Cove11SchistS
Exmouth1Sandstone (hard)?
Foggintor Quarry13Graniteall
Fur Tor4Graniteall
Gammon Head10SchistS
Great and Little Mis Tor21Graniteall
Great Links Tor14Graniteall
Greator Rocks31GraniteS
Hayne Down49Graniteall
Haytor (aka Hay Tor) and Low Man78GraniteW
Haytor Quarry8GraniteE
Hazard Quarry36LimestoneS
Hazel Tor6Mica schistSW
Heltor Rock20GraniteW
Hexton Quarry6LimestoneS
Holwell Quarry14Granite?
Holwell Tor16Graniteall
Hooe Lake Quarry13Limestone?
Hope Cove2ShaleW
Hound Tor188Graniteall
Kestor Rock6GraniteSW
Ladram Bay Stacks8Sandstone (soft)S
Leather Tor12GraniteE
London Bridge35Limestoneall
Luckey Tor (aka Eagle Rock)16GraniteS
Lustleigh (Sacrificial Virgin Boulder)12Granite?
Lustleigh Cleave (Harton Chest)29Granite?
Lustleigh Cleave (Ravens Rocks)58GraniteS
Lustleigh Cleave (The Nutcrackers)57Granite?
Manaton Rocks28GraniteS
Meadfoot Quarry28LimestoneSE
Morwell Rocks40SlateW
Myrtle Turtle Quarry7Granite?
Palace Quarry8Limestone?
Parsons Hole (aka Telegraph Hole)34LimestoneSE
Pilchard Cove12ShaleSE
Plimsoll Line Cliff8Limestone?
Plymouth Hoe75LimestoneS
Prawle Point14SchistS
Radford Quarry13LimestoneW
Richmond Walk14Limestone?
River Dart Rocks2LimestoneNE
Saddle Point5Limestone?
Saddle Tor52Graniteall
Sanctuary Wall32LimestoneS
Sandy Bay3Sandstone (soft)?
Seale Hayne Quarry2Limestone?
Sharkham Point15LimestoneE
Sharp Tor (Dartmoor)5Shale?
Sharp Tor (Devon coast)11SchistE
Sheeps Tor43Graniteall
Sidmouth0Limestone?
Smallacombe Rocks100Granite?
Sourton Tors29Graniteall
St Anchorites Rock8Doleriteall
Steeple Cove2SchistSW
Swell Tor Quarry11Granite?
The Dewerstone151GraniteS
The Orgasmatron6GraniteS
The Parson and The Clerk2Sandstone (soft)?
Thurlstone Rock1Conglomerateall
Torbryan Quarry40LimestoneW
Vixen Tor28Graniteall
West Mill Tor2Graniteall
Westcott Rocks2Granite?
White Rock5Limestone?