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Name:Heiferlaw Tower
Hill number:16071
Height:158m / 518ft
Parent (Ma):2317  Ros Castle [Ros Hill]
RHB Section:33: The Scottish Border to the River Tyne
County/UA:Northumberland (CoU)
Class:Tump (100-199m), Clem
Grid ref:NU 18276 17736
Summit feature:knoll in woodland
Col:88m  NU172201  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 81
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 16 users)ByDate of Ascent
From the NE up through the woods.robertphillips25/01/2020
Stoned pull-in to the north of the trees but then it is far easier to walk back along the road to just before trees finish. Here you can pick up an intermittent track through the bracken as you ascend. 20 minutes round trip. 800m. The tower is virtually unreachable in the bracken season.moorsman30/07/2019
With dziadziojackbien08/07/2019
With Jack. P at N end of wood then walked back along the road then up to the top in thick bracken.chrisbien08/07/2019
From roadside to NE, through woods to obvious high point overlooking tower. Progress easy as summer vegetation died downCrib Goch17/02/2019
Walked up from SSE to Heiferlaw Tower which was easy then through dense vegetation at back of tower and fence into wood to gain high point.Dugswell203/09/2017
From road to NE, through wood, dense ferns/bracken at moment, good tracks if you can see them. Very ferny knoll in trees at summit overlooking old ruined tower.Aye Jimmy14/06/2016
wooded summit, limited view,. from road to E RHW14/09/2002
Walk out to visit hill top outside Alnwick while living therenordicstar22/08/1989
carole engel12/10/2019
Dave Geere14/01/2017