|Height:||59m / 194ft|
|RHB Section:||23: Orkney Islands|
|County/UA:||Orkney Islands (UA)|
|Maritime area:||Orkney - South|
|Class:||Tump (0-99m), SIB|
|Grid ref:||ND 35257 93872|
|Summit feature:||ground 8m SW of trig point|
|OS map sheet(s):||(1:50k) 7|
(1:25k) 461S 462
|GPS data:||show GPS entries for this hill|
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|Logged Descriptions (logged by 26 users)||By||Date of Ascent|
|Third of 7 on trip arranged by Bob and Sarah Kerr and ably sailed by Gareth from St Margaret's Hope. Plod up road from oil terminal.||Thearlaichdubh||04/08/2019|
|From the ferry pier. Disturbed ground is extensive as this was once a Navy Signal Station and Radio Station - see http://canmore.org.uk/site/333286
Fascinating to have flown directly over the top on the approach to Kirkwall Airport earlier in the day.||summitsup||31/08/2018|
|A good walk around the island taking in the high points and interesting Stanger Head.||jenx||28/07/2018|
|From the N over rough grass moorland. With Alan, Rick, Jenny and Bryher. High point 8m WSW of trig pillar, likely disturbed ground. Low cloud, overcast skies.||RichardM||28/07/2018|
|With Jenx, Bryher, Richard M and ALan W on a damp day ahead of the Old Man climb||nordicstar||28/07/2018|
|Trig, turbine nearby in heather area.||Adrian||04/06/2014|
|Alan Holmes boat trip #4. Flotta HP revisited, 4 years and 1 day after my first time here; this time visiting Flotta's East hill first. Next to Switha then Fara and Cava.||RHW||04/06/2014|
|Arrived by ferry to bag both TuMPs on Flotta with Alex Cameron, Jim Bloomer and Tricky Speirs on a sunny afternoon.||Dugswell2||02/06/2014|