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Name:North Hill
Hill number:12213
Height:104m / 341ft
Parent (Ma):1557  Fitty Hill
RHB Section:23: Orkney Islands
County/UA:Orkney Islands (UA)
Island:Westray
Maritime area:Orkney - North
Class:Tump (100-199m)
(Tu,1)
Grid ref:HY 40441 48814
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:67m
Col:37m  HY408482  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 5
(1:25k) 464
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 12 users)ByDate of Ascent
A good walk. Jon Glew's 4WD was needed to get to the lighthouse car park, not good for a 2WD. Circumnavigating the lighthouse wall is exciting, then a stroll to Noup Head. Good walking along the cliff edge with spectacular views of geos, cliffs and caves, to head up North Hill from the SW along a grassy/rocky ridge. Down to the inland variant of the cliff path and back to the lighthouse.Gill26/02/2019
Parked at Noup Head lighthouse. Lovely cliff walk before veering off inland for North Hill.jonglew26/02/2019
A Gteater Black Backed Gull plus 3 chicks had got to the top before us.jenx12/06/2016
Fitty Hill - The Noup circular walknordicstar12/06/2016
Bagged after Noup Head with Jim Bloomer and Tricky Speirs on a sunny morning.Dugswell229/05/2014
fine little hill: coastal clifftop turf. RHW01/08/2002
Tom Mundell30/06/2018
Trekking toes30/06/2018
jimbloomer29/05/2014
Tricky29/05/2014
chalky195326/05/2014
Martin R14/05/2012