I have looked up "down" in the Collins Dictionary. There is one example which makes me confused:

He managed to cling on to a ledge 40ft down the rock face...

What does rock face and ledge mean? I haven't climbed the rock before , so I have no concept of these two words.Can you find a photo which can illustrate them?


Ledge is a narrow horizontal surface projecting from a wall, cliff, or other surface. (Source: Google search)

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Rock face means a bare vertical surface of natural rock. (Source: Google search)

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