Two small sandstone buttresses in the wooded area below and to the north of Simonside. They can easily be combined with a visit to Simonside North Face, but by comparison the buttresses are poor fare. They are, in fact, hopeless.
Fell Sandstone Carboniferous, Dinantian
All dismally poor, but P.C. Plod is recognisable as a route.
No recorded problems.
Details of the early first ascents are unknown, however, P.C. Plod and Is That It were climbed by Karl & Graham Telfer in 1988 in readiness for the 1989 edition of the guidebook.