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Name:Casthorpe Hills
Hill number:17422
Height:117m / 384ft
Parent (Ma):2869  Cleeve Hill
RHB Section:37: The River Tees to The Wash
County/UA:Lincolnshire (CoU)
Class:Tump (100-199m)
Grid ref:SK 87246 35078
Summit feature:no feature: field margin on N side of hedge
Col:67m  SK889339  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 130
(1:25k) 247
Observations:high point on crest of approach path at SK 87193 35249 is lower (confirmed by LIDAR)
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 18 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parked at start of ROW to NNE, near Casthorpe Lodge. Took the ROW to wooden steps, then diverted off along field boundaries.jonglew18/10/2019
Parked near Casthorpe Lodge. Along track and up field to top of steps. Cut into field and followed tracks to top.Lincolnshire completion.Bramley10/04/2019
Walk from Grantham station to Bottesford. Approached summit from E on RoW. L through hedge at steps. Followed boundary to mound in SW corner of field. Highest point seems to be on S side of hedge. Returned to corner but slipped through gap to pass W of hedge to base of the steps, then down to the canal and onwards.Moorponder21/08/2018
From Westry Corner along FP, then across ploughed field to unploughed margin and HP.PeterD16/08/2018
Path from the ENE and then field margins to the summit area crossed by hedge.RichardM14/03/2018
Friendly owner of Casthorpe Grange advised me that path from north now diverted to farmer's track @ SK 8675 3576carole engel25/02/2018
From north past new barn farm and then footpath west and south across to SW corner of fieldvegibagger16/10/2016
Parked near Casthorpe Lodge and followed track south. Continued south east towards steps but instead of going up them followed the hedge line south to the corner of the field where there was an open gate. A left turn and a short walk led to the top.Wheelsy26/07/2016
From north. Last Lincs hill.ngthack15/06/2016
From the canal bridge to the west of hill. Followed footpaths through fields and then cut diagonally upwards south east towards woods. Had the impression that HP was about 200 m to the north west of stated summit but difficult to tell as sun was still not up.Campbell Singer29/12/2015
Took fp from N (diverted round Casthorpe Lodge) and diagonally up field to steps. Several gaps in hedge as AJGordonAdshead16/07/2015
By hedge with views to Grantham. Also visited Casthorpe Covert to the north which is an alternative summit in crop field.Adrian25/05/2015
From the ENE starting just S of Barrowby. Track and public f/p lead W then SW across fields gently uphill to crest of hill. Steepens, use steps down or nip through hedge and SE to parallel hedgeline. Was wandering about here looking for high points when a nice lady from North Lodge exercising her horses told me I was on private land. Maybe she didn't like having her photo taken?Aye Jimmy12/05/2015
120m, hedgeline between arable fields.RHW04/03/2012
andrew brown08/09/2016