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Name:Worts Hill
Hill number:16559
Height:391m / 1283ft
Parent (Ma):2810  Black Hill
RHB Section:36: Lancashire, Cheshire & the Southern Pennines
County/UA:Kirklees (CoU)
Catchment:Aire
Class:Tump (300-399m)
(Tu,3)
Grid ref:SE 05918 15536
Summit feature:no feature: ground c 10m N of wall
Drop:36m
Col:355m  SE051151  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 110
(1:25k) OL21S
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 38 users)ByDate of Ascent
Quick bag from NW at dusk with Miranda.Wycombe Wanderer03/11/2019
PROW to Ridgelinecjo04/08/2019
Parked to the North near the top of O'cot Lane SE059157.David Evans09/06/2019
With DazzyJoolz50020/01/2019
the rains had come after at least a fortnight of high pressure dry weather. My final Kirklees TuMP summitvegibagger07/01/2019
Parked at start of bw. Fog.Campbell Singer09/01/2018
4 of 5 today on tough New Year's Day bike ride including fixby ridge, old lindley moor, crow edge, worts hill, wholestone moorThe-Z-Man01/01/2018
Parked dirctly to N on minor road. Short walk on RoW, then over pasture. HP by stone wall.jonglew27/12/2017
Scapegoat Hill to Slaithwaite.Smudge03/11/2017
From N. To col, visited E top (actually looks higher)then back to col and flat summit.RobertP15/10/2017
First of 5 tumps today along watershed between Calderdale and Colne valley, on both sides of M62.IanHHill14/09/2017
Short term parking at the start of the bridleway to the north (alt 371). Walk up the track to the summit col, enter the open field and a path leads to the top. 900m return. 15 mins max.moorsman19/02/2017
No contour shown on the map, but there is a rise to the east of the bridleway that looked higher to me. Visited both just to be sure :)the_adam26/11/2016
4th and final hill of the day on a walk from Lindridge road (suburb of Huddersfield) to Slaithwaite station, climbing Fixby Ridge, Old Lindley Moor and Wholestone hill dropping down through permissive path to road and then using fp to traverse Pole hill. I used track to walk the ridge leading to the official summit but there are several points on this track where i got readings of 391m so potentially some alternative summits. On reaching the bridleway i continued on to explore the summit walking alongside wall and as stated about 10 m awah. Descent using tracks and fp's to Slaithwaite. Had to wait 50 minutes for next train due to 'broken down train in the Slaithwaite area'.Dazingdale19/11/2016
Up bridleway from A640. Space for one car. With Evan, Sail, Danu & Alfie.Dangerous Dave14/05/2016
Parking in B road to north and straight over to FPMark Sims01/04/2016
From A640.ngthack19/03/2015
Easy up from main road.Alan Caine09/11/2014
From E via RoWRHW05/09/2014
A short walk up bridleway off the A640 to bag this top in a flat field before the wall junction. Field had been cut for silage with dairy cattle in the nearby field.Dugswell209/07/2014
Very short walk up bridleway off the A640 to this one. Highest point vague, in flat field back E from junction of two walls.Aye Jimmy28/03/2014
Mainly cloudy, slight breeze, dry. done with, Wholestone Moor & Pike Law.joseph mitchell27/11/2013
On walk from Marsdencitygent09/06/2003
Archie22/10/2017
KathW22/10/2017
carole engel19/10/2017
Anton28/09/2017
andrew brown14/09/2017
GaryJones10/04/2017
Andy West07/02/2017
Adrian30/05/2016
dickiewren02/05/2016
Bramley14/11/2014
PeteF30/09/2014
GordonAdshead06/09/2014
andrew.allum01/01/2000
Martin R31/12/1999
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