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Name:Beinn Dearg
Hill number:1117
Height:423.8m / 1390ft
RHB Section:16A: Cape Wrath Peninsula
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Minor Rivers only (North)
Watershed:Dover to Cape Wrath, Cardiff to Cape Wrath
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Tump (400-499m)
(Ma,Hu,Tu,4)
Grid ref:NC 27975 65804
Summit feature:quartz boulder on sandstone plinth
Drop:150.7m
Col:273.1m  NC 2780 6471  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 9
(1:25k) 446
Observations:ground inside large cairn at NC 27948 65785 could be as high or higher
Survey:Abney level/Leica Disto D510/Leica RX1250XC
Comments:promoted to Marilyn July 2018
Change log:show changes for this hill entry
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 20 users)ByDate of Ascent
A good walk in from Carbreck following ATV track in part and keeping to the north side of the Allt Riabhach. Crossing of the Grundie would be problematic after wet weather.Tony S13/08/2018
Via Sandwood Bay. Richtea5040 was at the CP at the same time, so done together.mae08/08/2018
With MAE via Sandwood Bay.richtea504008/08/2018
Up from Lock Keisgaig then slogged back to road bend at NC285715.Eddie21/08/2016
From campsite near Strathchailleach Bothy.Alan Moore13/05/2016
fine bare stone/rock summit, fine setting. 10 Hills of Wrath anticlock from A838 NE of Gualin Ho RHW20/10/2001
weaselmaster22/07/2017
Sick Kid22/07/2017
AndyS02/06/2017
IainK07/01/2017
eddieh11/09/2015
assynt_bob26/05/2012
Alan Whatley08/04/2012
jimbloomer23/06/2011
GaryJones01/04/2011
Colin Crawford13/11/2010
bjewing11/05/2009
alda04/06/2005
Arctica14/06/2002
chalky195303/08/2001