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Name:Heddon Common
Hill number:19185
Height:151m / 495ft
Section:33: The Scottish Border to the River Tyne
Classification:Tu,1
Drop:35m
Col:116m  NZ124675  
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Entry no.Date recordedGrid Ref.Feature / Observations / SurveyRecorded byStatusSubpointLatest review
1257112/03/2016NZ 12771 66751  F: Gorsy mound near cliff edge
O: May be spoil from old quarry, no idea where natural HP would be, but this looks more natural than the other contender to S
RHW
Summit
GJ
1257212/03/2016NZ 12770 66720  F: Mound in oakwood
O: Approx as high as HP by clifftop. Looks like spoil from old quarry, no idea where natural HP would be.
RHW
Subpoint
1GJ
1329119/04/2016NZ 12770 66747  F: Mound of earth among raggy gorse bushes.
O: Agree with RHW this summit looks man-made
Crib Goch
Summit
GG
1339121/04/2016NZ 12789 66770  F: Banking overlooking quarry at side of path, next to rock on path. About 5m NE of fence corner and NE of viewing bench. Beyond telegraph(?) pole.
O: This seems to be further NE than suggested by others, but no more artificial than other spots.
Aye Jimmy
Subpoint
2GJ



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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 23 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parked NZ 1269 6669. The gorse is very open and access is easycarole engel28/07/2019
From NW along paths to bench and then gorse covered mound, with C.PeterD23/12/2018
Parked just N of Hill HeadGordonAdshead11/05/2018
A pleasant jaunt from the parking area before Hill Head Farm through woods to the bench, followed by a short and devious few steps to the top of the gorsy mound.Nick Down116/04/2018
From Newburn via Hadrian's Wall Path. High point is mound to south of bench overlooking old quarry.afoster27/01/2018
Minor road to HillHead farm, community parking spot at GR NZ 12774 66626, from there FP (newly surfaced) to high point. GR incorrect on HB, spot is down in the old quarry floornordicstar06/07/2017
Above old quarry edgecjo11/03/2017
From NW at f/p sign to West Acres. Short walk up lane then into wood above quarry. HP may be where path overlooks quarry just past bench and telegraph pole.Aye Jimmy21/04/2016
Easy stroll via one of the many paths in what is clearly the local dog-walking patch.Crib Goch19/04/2016
From NNE, old quarry a popular walk. Gorsy mound near nr end of small cliff face or mound in oakwood to s, neither of which look naturalRHW12/03/2016
Visited whilst walking the length of Hadrian's wallStretchy10/08/2014
Christo197906/10/2018
clique30/09/2018
Jacqdaw22/07/2017
Hillsidenick22/07/2017
stevent080929/06/2017
andrew brown14/10/2016
GaryJones25/08/2016
Dave Geere20/02/2016
Lucky07/02/2016
maknipe07/02/2016
tomcr8810/07/2015
mcbiydw213/08/2009