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Name:Hill of Miffia
Hill number:1558
Height:158m / 518ft
Parent (Ma):1555  Milldoe - Mid Tooin
Section:23: Orkney Islands
County/UA:Orkney Islands (UA)
Island:Orkney Mainland
Maritime Area:Orkney - South
Class:Hump, Tump (100-199m), Submarilyn
Grid ref:HY 23752 13403
Summit feature:cairn 3m from trig point
Col:18m  HY243197  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 6
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Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 31 users)ByDate of Ascent
Over the electric fence at the gate to the lane below Miffia ruin and over the electric fence and barbed wire to stand on the highest point where a 3cm nail penetrated right through the sole of a trainer and lost some skin.Eddie09/03/2017
From road to S.Chris Peart29/06/2016
Overnight camp by ruin at HY221128-Hill of Miffia-Stromness.campagvelocet16/06/2015
Easy walk from south hampered by driving snow!Campbell Singer01/04/2015
From road end S of hillchrisbien02/06/2014
Parked to the south then walked up passed ruined cottage to bag this trig and cairn with Jim Bloomer and Tricky Speirs.Dugswell201/06/2014
Pasture. Great views.Adrian31/05/2014
Circular walk around Loch of Stenness from Stromness in pleasant conditions.Alex C30/05/2014
From Yesnaby cliffs despite the bonxies.summitsup25/05/2012
Parked at HY23828 12881. Past the ruins and followed fence. The amount of wire at summit made me wonder if this was hill of the Mafia. Good views of Hoy hills and cliffs.Martin R12/05/2012
Took the opportunity to bag this sub whilst twitching Rufous Turtle Dove. Walked the length of Hillside road until the covered reservoir. Followed the track over Hill of Quholm. A rather large cairn adorned the summit.garyhoney14/12/2002
Date is first visit. Notes from later...see log on RHW29/07/2002
With Arran over wire fence uphill past ruined farm house to another wire fence and trig 9326 at 13.10. Frisky steers followed us to top.arranc02/06/2002
Colin Crawford22/09/2012
Alan Whatley30/03/2012