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Mow Cop (OS)

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About Mow Cop (OS):

A very unique rock formation. The Old Man of Mow has about half a dozen routes around 60 feet long, mostly HVS. Descent is via rappell. There are some quarries nearby with about 40 routes in the middle grades. They are set beneath the castle, and easily accessed from the parking area.
Nearest town or city: Biddulph
Directions: OS 118 GR SJ 855 577 Alt. 270m
2 miles west of Biddulph. Drive to Mow Cop and the top of the hill.
Latitude, Longitude: 53.11510, -2.21219
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Quantity of Climbs: Year