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Name:Gump of Spurness
Hill number:12246
Height:53m / 174ft
Parent (Ma):none
RHB Section:23: Orkney Islands
County/UA:Orkney Islands (UA)
Island:Sanday (Orkney)
Maritime area:Orkney - North
Class:Tump (0-99m)
Grid ref:HY 60400 35932
Summit feature:no feature
Col:18m  HY615365  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 5 6
(1:25k) 465N 465S
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 9 users)ByDate of Ascent
Quick ascent up empty field before leaving on the ferry.fasgadh13/04/2018
Completion Tump on Sanday, appendix to excursion to North Ronaldsay. Collected from Loft terminal by Evan W. in car and taken to electricity sub-station. We went through gate and up across fields to ridge, south to trig, then north to summit. Down east to road, south to car, and north to his house.mainnirnamfiadh14/08/2016
Round of Sanday Tumps from ferry returning via coastlinejimbloomer06/06/2014
Date approximate. I was working on Sanday whist a student on a Uni project and explored the island thoroughly on a bike I was loaned by the family I was staying with.Swindon Bagger05/08/1987