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Name:Mountcommon Hill
Hill number:13817
Height:462m / 1516ft
Parent (Ma):1930  Law Kneis
Section:28B: The River Tweed to the English Border
County/UA:Scottish Borders (UA)
Catchment:Tweed
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:NT 28886 12324
Summit feature:grassy mound
Drop:36m
Col:426m  NT291127  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 79
(1:25k) 330
Observations:mound is at junction of forest breaks
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 5 users)ByDate of Ascent
From Tima car park, then on to Law KneissColin Crawford18/10/2017
From Law Kneis, descended steeply to col, then took fire break to summit. Descended steeply SW down a firebreak to the track. Followed this back to the car park. With JT.Sprog24/06/2017
Law Kneis, Gamescleuch Hill & Mountcommon Hill from Tima Water CP. Easy from Law Kneis, steeply back down to track NW.agentmancuso22/04/2017
Parked opposite convenient FB at NT 27779 13781. Visited after Kneis Law. Approach from NE is an easier ascent than steep descent from NW.SteveSmith03/12/2015
Dave Geere24/04/2016