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Name:Goltonquoy Hill
Hill number:12245
Height:53m / 174ft
Parent (Ma):1557  Fitty Hill
RHB Section:23: Orkney Islands
County/UA:Orkney Islands (UA)
Island:Westray
Maritime area:Orkney - North
Class:Tump (0-99m)
(Tu,0)
Grid ref:HY 51284 41884
Summit feature:no feature: ground c 15m E of reservoir compound
Drop:49m
Col:4m  HY473450  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 5
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 10 users)ByDate of Ascent
First stop from Ferry, drove past house, walk along track then through two gates to HP just east of reservoir. Puffins at Castle o Burrian nearby well worth a look.PeterD26/06/2019
Driven up the track then walk across the field to the top. Needs Jon Glew's 4WD, and it's necessary to reverse down the track when finished.Gill26/02/2019
Drove to HY 5117 4182; walked the last bit. Natural HP seems to be just east of the resr compound - at the mapped 53m spot height.jonglew26/02/2019
(Mini)bus from Rapness ferry to Pierowall, back via Rackwick, Goltonquoy and a few benchmarksRHW31/07/2018
Our first TuMP on Westray after checking first with the farmer who was spraying near by. Summit is above the water reservoir with Jim Bloomer and Tricky Speirs.Dugswell229/05/2014
Tom Mundell30/06/2018
Trekking toes30/06/2018
jimbloomer29/05/2014
Tricky29/05/2014
chalky195326/05/2014