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Name:Aird a' Chaolais
Hill number:12691
Height:53m / 174ft
Parent (Ma):1633  Heiseabhal Mor [Theiseabhal Mor] [Heishival Mor]
RHB Section:24D: Barra to Barra Head
County/UA:Na h-Eileanan Siar [Western Isles] (UA)
Island:Vatersay
Maritime area:South of Barra
Watershed:Long Island
Class:Tump (0-99m)
(Tu,0)
Grid ref:NL 62093 97597
Summit feature:outcrop
Drop:43m
Col:10m  NL623972  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 31
(1:25k) 452N 452S
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 18 users)ByDate of Ascent
Quick walk over to this hill by beautiful sea loch and white sand beach on a dreich day, meeting the farmer who was having his cattle de-horned. With Simon H and John G.JOHNS17/09/2018
Parked at end of public road to E. Pleasant. Final Vatersay TumpThearlaichdubh22/05/2018
Continuing our sunny round of the Vatersay tops with Colin and R . HP is large outcropping rock, part of ancient boundary wall? short dry grass with sheep and lambs, larks singing.Denise 27/04/2018
Round of the Vatersay Tumps from the dunes. This one was a bit tame following the tidal islandColin Crawford27/04/2018
As part of a 4 tump walk on Vatersay from Castlebay. Walk to end of minor road and keep walking over gate and one fence. Good view pointtrimarc213/10/2017
From end of the minorroad, good paring at field gate. En-route to Bioruaslum.jonglew14/08/2017
Vatersay Tump completion with Alex and Adrian.Dugswell213/08/2017
W Jenx walking over the Marilyns from Tangasdal to Vatersay. Picked up this Tump on way to visit tidal island of Bioruaslum. Stone block on top and interesting birds - buzzard, skylark, lapwingnordicstar09/07/2014
Uidh to Castlebay. Lots of lapwings doing their aerobatics near the summit on a glorious late afternoon.Smudge07/05/2014
RHW17/07/2012
Date long lost. No causeway at the time so took the local ferry across from Barra.moorsman09/09/1999
RichardM27/04/2018
carole engel17/08/2017
Alex C13/08/2017
Adrian13/08/2017
GordonAdshead01/10/2016
chalky195303/10/2015
Tricky11/07/2014