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Name:Gamla Vord
Hill number:11986
Height:85m / 279ft
Parent (Ma):none
RHB Section:22: Shetland Islands
County/UA:Shetland Islands (UA)
Island:Whalsay
Maritime area:Shetland - East
Class:Tump (0-99m)
(Tu,0)
Grid ref:HU 58175 65074
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:45m
Col:40m  HU572647  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 2
(1:25k) 468
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 17 users)ByDate of Ascent
From SSEvegibagger23/06/2019
Solo. Through gate at end of road at HU58066449 and up track that takes one most of the way to the summit. Near the summit are the remains of a burial cist and a plantie-crub (small walled enclosure for growing cabbage plants).pwbellarby18/06/2019
From SSW, track leading into moorlandRHW15/06/2019
With Rich T n RHWAdrian15/06/2019
Parking at end of road in Nisthouse. Good grassy track up to within 200 mts of top which is just beyond old tower. Remains of chambered cairn next to tower. Lovely views. A couple of bonxies interested in each other and not Barbara for once.Campbell Singer11/06/2019
Easy stroll up a grass track. Found the remains of a chambered cairn a few mts from top.Barbara Singer11/06/2019
To the end of the public road at Nisthouse, and parked next to a trailer. Through the gate onto a good track, continuing as an ATV track almost to the sheepfold at the top. An old gun platform, and concrete wreckage of a building, and the summit is short way beyond.Gill26/08/2018
Drove to end of the track at HU 5806 6449, through field gate, followed a faint atv track to the top.jonglew26/08/2018
peat hag, small chambered cairn, remains of WW2 lookout -base. great views of seas piling on outlying islandsDenise 26/04/2016
Bagged with Tricky Speirs.Dugswell201/06/2013
richtea504015/06/2019
jimbloomer08/07/2018
mae08/07/2018
RichardM26/04/2016
Tricky01/06/2013
chalky195330/05/2013
Colin Crawford21/08/2007