|Name:||Hill of Heddle|
|Height:||135m / 443ft|
|Parent (Ma):||1556 Keelylang Hill|
|RHB Section:||23: Orkney Islands|
|County/UA:||Orkney Islands (UA)|
|Maritime area:||Orkney - South|
|Grid ref:||HY 35379 13083|
|Summit feature:||ground within 1m of fence corner at edge of quarry|
|OS map sheet(s):||(1:50k) 6|
|GPS data:||show GPS entries for this hill|
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|Logged Descriptions (logged by 14 users)||By||Date of Ascent|
|Parked at HY 3572 1283. Followed field boundary NW to hill top at quarry edge. Some spoile heaps are higher, might one day be the new top, little precarious accessing and summiting them!||jonglew||25/02/2019|
|From the SE around S edge of perimeter fence of working limestone quarry. High point vegetated quarry spoil just inside perimeter fence||RichardM||01/08/2018|
|From road alongside quarry. Two temporary spoil tips surmount the natural top||Colin Crawford||26/06/2016|
|From the minor road at the old quarry. Across the paddock to the edge of the new quarry. Several false summits!||Play2End||21/08/2014|
|From small quarry through gate. Top at right angle bend on side of quarry.||chrisbien||05/06/2014|
|Heather summit. Quarry close by. Quarry spoil grassed and almost as high.||Adrian||02/06/2014|
|From ESE: track. First of 3 evening P30s post boat trip.||RHW||01/06/2014|
|Summit on very edge of quarry now.||chalky1953||26/05/2014|
|Upper edge of quarry with the grassed over man made spoil heap also visited.||Dugswell2||04/06/2012|