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Name:Gill Bank
Hill number:16727
Height:223m / 732ft
Parent (Ma):2825  The Cloud
RHB Section:36: Lancashire, Cheshire & the Southern Pennines
County/UA:Stoke on Trent (UA)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Mersey, Trent
Watershed:Humber Estuary, Ardnamurchan Point to Lowestoft, Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Dover to Cape Wrath, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, Liverpool Bay, Land's End to John o' Groats, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Tump (200-299m)
Grid ref:SJ 84887 53510
Summit feature:no feature: hedgebank on W side of road
Col:187m  SJ858541  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 118
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 40 users)ByDate of Ascent
Windy day.Got out the Roller.Play2End06/07/2020
Tump number 5000Adrian15/09/2019
Roadside bag. Popped out of the car to have a look along Shannon Drive and into adjacent field but nothing higher seen than on the road.jonglew08/08/2019
Nothing spectacular but did manage to spot Jodrell Bank.iron_sun11/07/2019
Basically drove up to this one...ironwolf11/07/2019
From Kidsgrove station following roads. At least it made a walk of it. Onto Ashenough Hill.bevandy11425/01/2019
Fifth summit on a round from Stoke railway station. Approach up bridleway from the north, starting at the junction of Liverpool Rd/Birchenwood Way. Descend through houses/park to north to Kidsgrove Road at Goldenhill.Moorponder10/01/2019
Short walk from car park. Easy bagRamblingpaul04/12/2018
Short walk from CP to NE. No views at summit, but if you walk down Chatterley Drive there a views to the N.RoguePulsar21/09/2018
Kidsgrove to Sneyd Green.Smudge27/01/2018
10 yard walk from lay-byBramley28/04/2017
Got out of the car and stood on highest point of verge.davidpettit8423/04/2017
Got out of the carMark Sims15/04/2017
Parked in layby and got out.rhalstead26/03/2017
From Chatterley Whitfield park. Fairly direct via Monks Neil park and the pitts hill roundabout. A dreary top which although more natural than the 3 spoil heaps it falls below the standard of these earlier tops.stig_nest14/03/2017
After an afternoon of GOML experiences nice to have a nice simple reservoir that didn't talk to me!!vegibagger22/12/2016
The shortest of visits on the shortest of days.Detour for The Stoke Five on the long drive from Southport to Sussex.Chris Pearson21/12/2016
Goldenhill a good easy start to the day.Dugswell219/10/2016
Drive to reservoirs and stepped out of car. Solo.David Evans18/10/2016
Sometimes I ask myself why.clivevilla22/07/2016
Drive by.arranc27/05/2016
This hill was so good, and such an enjoyable walk, I might have to go back for another visit some time. NOT!Minto29/04/2016
By side of roadPeterD22/03/2016
Took reading at hedgebank. Another contender lies to NE around the corner at top of Chatterly Drive: grassy rise in paddock about 10m from road, but very public.Aye Jimmy12/03/2016
Along Woodstock St off the A50.Campbell Singer23/02/2016
Step out of car next to the reservoirs and masts. Not very pretty.Barbara Singer23/02/2016
Hedgebank W side of road: covered reservoirs both sides of road both higher.RHW20/12/2014
Martin R07/03/2020
Dave McG08/08/2019
carole engel01/01/2018
Alan Caine13/12/2015
andrew brown09/06/2015