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Name:Swinge Hill
Hill number:18458
Height:173.5m / 569ft
Parent (Ma):2921  Cheriton Hill
RHB Section:42: South-East England & the Isle of Wight
County/UA:Kent (CoU)
Catchment:Minor Rivers only (South)
Watershed:Dover to Cape Wrath, Land's End to Dover
Class:Tump (100-199m), Clem
(Tu,1,Cm)
Grid ref:TR 24272 38584
Summit feature:not recorded
Drop:63m
Col:111m  TR220384  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 179 189
(1:25k) 138
Observations:72m SW of former site of trig point which has been moved to the edge of the field.
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 21 users)ByDate of Ascent
Roadside parking at TR 2467 3847. Took the RoW for approx 80m then straight across an arable field. Trig pillar now been uprooted and moved so tricky to locate a preise HP.jonglew10/11/2018
Up tractor lines. Prked in gateway on right angle bend.clivevilla18/04/2018
3/3 birthday kentumping, on way back from cheriton hill with only 5 mins to spare before getting in trouble with the Mrs, drove up the bridleway, ran to muddy, uneventful summit. Ran back. All in 3 mins?tumpawumpa24/10/2017
Summit not attained as chest height in dense rape. Trig apparently moved to SW corner of field. Would have been easy to access from path if not cropped.Denise 22/04/2017
Sandling stn - Blackhouse Hill - Summerhouse Hill - Tolsford Hill - Cheriton Hill - Sugarloaf Hill - Swinge Hill - Folkestone station. A strong contender for best Tump walk in Kent? Summerhouse and Sugarloaf are remarkable hills.Mark Jackson04/03/2017
Dover to Folkestone. Trig pillar has been removed from the middle of the field (now laying in hedge to N apparently).Smudge17/02/2017
From bridleway that starts at TR24486 38636. Went because of Cauldham farm trig and because I was waiting for a local garage to get the parts to repair the brakes on my vehicle, not because it is a wretched Tump. The fact it is nothing more than a near flat ploughed field confirms the general reputation of the P30sMartin R13/08/2013
RHW16/03/2003
Bagged as a Clem (and the trig) on route to Alps before I knew about Tumps.Chris Pearson27/08/1999
With: hr; Walked up here with Helen after The Warren. Date is approximate.Ian Baines01/06/1984
SteveG13/05/2019
ngthack13/11/2018
ADAIRP01/07/2018
dickiewren22/05/2016
DC11main25/10/2015
Chester24/08/2015
trimarc207/03/2015
GordonAdshead11/04/2014
stevent080901/02/2014
carole engel23/09/2012
Adrian07/01/2012
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