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Name:The Ward
Hill number:12071
Height:58m / 190ft
Parent (Ma):none
RHB Section:22: Shetland Islands
County/UA:Shetland Islands (UA)
Island:West Burra
Maritime area:Shetland - South
Class:Tump (0-99m)
(Tu,0)
Grid ref:HU 35770 29809
Summit feature:knoll 7m E of cairn
Drop:55m
Col:3m  HU364304  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 4
(1:25k) 466N
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 19 users)ByDate of Ascent
From Duncansclett cp and along the isthmus at Minn beach.Campbell Singer21/06/2019
Solo. From car park at road end at Duncansclett. Amazed to see two sheep grazing on the summit of Fungle Stack. Continued to trig point and nearby hp on Kettla Ness.pwbellarby12/06/2019
Virda first then across the lovely Banna Min beach then well cropped grassy slopes. On to the Kettla Ness trig.jonglew07/06/2019
Delightful walk round curved deserted beach and on to tump summit then on to trig pillar, skirting two locksmiths to there west and then back round their east side along east coast. This was a warm up exercise before noon bossy to foula.vegibagger29/05/2019
With E. As tourist. From Duncanslett went for a walk along Minn Beach and headland, visiting island summit.Beeliner07/09/2018
Although not marked on the maps, there is parking for about 8 cars at the end of the road at Duncansclett (HU368310). The walk gives splendid views.David Purchase09/06/2016
Final TuMP of my Shetland Tour with Tricky Speirs.Dugswell208/06/2013
Bagged w Jenx on Burra trip.nordicstar04/06/2013
En route to trig. The Heugg a fine feature. Sightings included a sanderling (the only one of the trip) and Rick and Jen (more frequent) RHW04/06/2013
SteveG18/06/2019
chalky195308/06/2019
jimbloomer21/07/2018
softsquare25/07/2017
Tricky08/06/2013
Colin Crawford06/06/2013
Adrian04/06/2013
Louise04/06/2013
ajwxyzt04/06/2013
GordonAdshead01/08/2007