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Name:Beinn Dubh
Hill number:1469
Height:267m / 876ft
Parent (Ma):1466  Sgorr nam Faoileann
RHB Section:20B: Islay
County/UA:Argyll and Bute (UA)
Maritime area:Islay, Jura & surrounding islands
Class:Hump, Tump (200-299m), Submarilyn
Grid ref:NR 42229 63724
Summit feature:rock 5m S of trig point
Col:127m  NR415625  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 60 61
(1:25k) 352 353E 355S
Observations:rock is 10cm higher than base of trig point; ground 20m S at NR 42229 63704 may be as high
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 24 users)ByDate of Ascent
On a 3 day traverse from Ardbeg to Port Askaig.Chris Peart27/06/2018
Second visit, with Chris Peart. Fairly easy walk up from An Cladach bothyColin Crawford27/06/2018
From NR 40063 63858.summitsup03/06/2015
En route from Loch Fada to An Cladach bthy.Eddie27/05/2014
With: hb; Followed the track N of Loch Fada then headed up onto the hill. Returned by same route. No problems.Ian Baines19/05/2014
straightforward ascent from land rover track north of loch Fada. track continues 500m further on. another pleasant Islay hill. Final one of its 13 HuMPsThearlaichdubh25/06/2013
On my way to An Cladach bothy. Track to the west gives you a good start onto the hill.Alex C10/10/2011
With Chris and Sandy Taylor. Glorious views.Skerryvore01/06/2008
fine hill & view. tk from W, pass S of serious marsh @ 413639. Park 500m in along tk. RHW27/03/2002
Martin R25/11/2017
A Peckish27/03/2017
Andrew Simmons04/09/2013
Alan Whatley29/03/2013
Colin Crawford25/01/2005