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Name:Shipman Knotts
Hill number:2574
Height:587m / 1926ft
Parent (Ma):2528  High Street
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Class:Wainwright, Birkett, Synge, Fellranger
Grid ref:NY 47270 06213
Summit feature:small cairn on outcrop 25m E of wall
Col:576m  NY472064  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL7N
Observations:small cairn by wall 90m N at NY 47254 06306 (Birkett) is c 40cm lower; rock 3m W of wall is c 30cm lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 894 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
TC, EC, Pete & Alfie Day trip to Sadgill from Lincoln - long day after getting up at 3.45am and getting home at 10pm. Great weather for walking.TopCat195903/08/2019
Hot sunny day, parked near Brockstones and went over Shipman Knotts, Goat Scar (B) and Kentmere Pike, direct route back to car, did it in just over 30 mins from the top of KP. Sweat a lot and loads of flies.Mark T07/07/2019
Second visit to Shipman Knotts. With Dave, Tony and Lindsey. Dry, cloudy, windy.Skip30/06/2019
Second round of Wainwrights. A clockwise Kentmere Horseshoe with Dave, Tony and Lindsey. Cloudy-bright but increasingly windy during afternoon. Route was Garburn Pass, Yoke, Ill Bell, Froswick, Thornthwaite Crag, Nan Bield Pass, Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike, Shipman Knotts then descent to Kentmere. Approx 7 hoursSkip230/06/2019
Kentmere horseshoe, 4 seasons in one day.AvidSockWearer15/06/2019
Climbed with AvidSockWearer whilst doing the Kentmere Horseshoe. Last summit of the day before dropping down. Nice views.meltdiceburg15/06/2019
Walk from Sadgill to finish the fells around Longsleddale - Shipman Knotts and Kentmere Pike, then back via Goat Scar.janey.m28/05/2019
Sham Sharrock25/05/2019
Garburn Pass (much nicer from Kentmere than Troutbeck!) to Yoke - Ill Bell - Froswick - Thornthwaite Crag - Mardale Ill Bell - Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - Shipman Knotts - Kentmerere142121/05/2019
Chris Benson21/05/2019
Solo - gorgeous cloud free day - (Kentmere Horseshoe - Yoke; Froswick; Thornthwaite Crag; Mardale Ill Bell; Harter Fell; Ill Bell & Kentmere Pike).jonesj212/05/2019
Windy, and cool. Clouds above the topssiholden09/04/2019
With Anth Croasdell. Kentmere Horseshoe. Day tripchrislayne06/04/2019
Cathy, Margaret, Dave, Graham.Ellie's Hills30/03/2019
Part of a solo Kentmere Horseshoe variant with wild camp (near Goat Scar)richardsun23/03/2019
wth rebeccajwbellarby17/03/2019
With Suzanne. Very wintry conditions with drifting snow in places, very strong winds and hail/snow at times.dc9610/03/2019
Last Wainwright! But probably done it before on Kentmere Horseshoeraymondwilkes04/03/2019
From Sadgill. Did 3 Birketts/Synges around Hollow Moor first, then up the ridge to here. On to Goat Scar and Kentmere Pike.jonglew24/01/2019
From Pt. 413m, Green Quarter Fell. Headed NE down to the wall corner, then path up over Wray Crag, climbing over the wall to reach the summit. Returned by same route to col, then track west to Stile End and road. With AT.marktrengove12/01/2019
Kentmere horseshoe with Joel.yeha02/01/2019
ALHEJ Wilkins22/12/2018
Kentmere HorseshoeJephcote8318/10/2018
Green Quarter - Kentmere - Yoke - Ill Bell - Frostwick - Mardale Ill Bell - Harter Fell - Kentmere Pike - SHIPMANS KNOTT - Green Quartereviljeff911/07/2018
A walk of the Kentmere Round including High Street. Very very dry and warm conditions. Cloudless sky and high temperatures.maaaaaaaatty04/07/2018
Kentmere Horseshoesms.3724/06/2018
Birkett 3. Annual tribal gathering with Gill,Andy,Ellen,Doug and Fudge.Dave Geere23/06/2018
Tackling the Kentmere Horseshoe and hopefully grabbing a cache or two along the way.pfaffabouters23/06/2018