The Meltdown, Twll Mawr

9a Sport route

https://www.ukclimbing.com/logbook/crags/twll_mawr-636/the_meltdown-209534

Jerry Moffatt and Johnny Dawes trying Meltdown in the 80s.

Media

James McHaffie
Johnny Dawes
Ignacio Mulero

Ascents

3 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date
James McHaffie Lead (Worked) 01 May 2012 (approx)

http://www.jamesmchaffie.com/caffs-blog/the-meltdown

Guessed the date based on the blog post.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4KQFQXrMmwM

Johnny Dawes Lead (Did not finish) 01 Jan 1985 (approx)

Johnny put in some excellent links (estimated to be in the 8c/+ range) way back in the day, when 9a would have been the hardest climbing in the world.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bu2b4P6-IcY

Ignacio Mulero Lead (Worked) 27 May 2018 (approx)

Second ascent. Suggested 8c+/9a.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5lP5XbShMg