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Name:Billy Hill
Hill number:16412
Height:306m / 1004ft
Parent (Ma):2714  Burnhope Seat
RHB Section:35A: The Northern Pennines
County/UA:Durham (CoU)
Catchment:Wear
Class:Tump (300-399m)
(Tu,3)
Grid ref:NZ 15650 38250
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:32m
Col:274m  NZ147383  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 92
(1:25k) 305 307
Observations:flat summit area
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 24 users)ByDate of Ascent
High point adjacent W side wall - not in field as shown on OS mapcarole engel31/12/2018
66km cycle ride from home to visit 7 of East Durham's esoteric hill tops. Great way to bag hills. Parked bike over wooden fence and followed stone wall on east side to crest of field. Higher ground appears to be on west side of wall. Waited for two tractors ploughing field to turn down hill before climbing over wall and walking a few meters west to high point.John Lee10/10/2017
Park in layby to S. Climb fence - walk alongside wall to summit. 7 minutes totalmadaddo07/04/2017
Last hill in Co. Durham.ngthack26/10/2016
Lay-by on the road to the south. Walk on the footpath back to the wall. Easy fence to get over then follow the wall to the top. 10 minutes return (or less)moorsman29/08/2016
From S, layby with extensive views. Over fence and along by wall to crest of field.Aye Jimmy20/12/2014
From layby to south, climbed fence then alongside wall to high point in field which I made NZ 15637 38250Crib Goch21/10/2014
Circuit after work of Durham hills and trigs, easy baggingnordicstar08/10/2014
Quickly along field edge.Chris Pearson24/06/2012
pasture, OK view. from layby to S, cross fence & pasture RHW15/10/2005
Laurel21/03/2019
Rowan21/03/2019
jimbloomer05/01/2019
Dusty18/09/2018
andrew brown03/08/2018
Adrian03/11/2017
Martin R16/04/2017
Dave Geere11/12/2016
GordonAdshead17/08/2016
Lucky04/08/2015
stevent080908/03/2014
peebs30/10/2013
maknipe03/12/2000
andrew.allum01/01/2000