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Name:Blacklorg Hill
Hill number:1749
Height:681m / 2234ft
Parent (Ma):1743  Blackcraig Hill
Section:27C: The Glenkens to Annandale
Area:Carsphairn Hills
County/UA:Dumfries and Galloway (UA), East Ayrshire (UA)
Catchment:Nith
Class:Hump, Simm, Donald, Submarilyn, Graham Top
(Hu,Tu,Sim,D,DN,sMa,GT)
Grid ref:NS 65392 04237
Summit feature:cairn by fence
Drop:148m
Col:533m  NS 6497 0551  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 77
(1:25k) 328S
Survey:Abney level/Leica RX1250
Comments:summit and col measured as 681.0m and 533.0m
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 140 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
A lovely day doing five Donalds.Play2End09/08/2017
Climbed by an unmapped forestry track from Craigdarroch towards Cannock Hill. Only the last short climb to the fence is grim tussocks, and the non-opening gate has to be climbed. After Cannock Hill, on to Blacklorgs and Blackcraig Hills, with only modest amounts of squelchy bog. Down on the good path to Blackcraig.Gill16/02/2017
Circuit of Afton reservoir.Grinner28/08/2016
On a round of the Afton Hills, Windy Standard to Blackcraig Hill.Roblex05/08/2016
From Blackcraig hill. Part of an 11 summit clockwise circuit of Glen Afton. On to Meikledodd Hill.Minto05/06/2016
Parked on the minor road beyond the entrance to Blackcraig farm. Then up towards this farm beford diverting across a small bridge to use gate to get onto hill. Then north through some fields before taking a more direct route to Blackcraig Hill with 2 inches of snow on its northern side. Then onto Blacklorg Hill which was easy enough before returning by a route crossing the Craig Burn to join a track lower down to Craig Farm and then back to the minor road.Dugswell210/04/2016
From Afton water works.ngthack18/10/2015
Solo; P at Waterworks, Glen Afton, S to dam and off L up Cannock Hill; L down and NE up to summit of BH. Weather bright until approach to BH which was swirling in mist; v wet underfoot. Turned to SE along county fence to Meikledodd Hill and then to Alwhat and finally Alhang.trienbrae08/08/2015
See Blackcraig Hilldickscroop10/06/2014
selfdavidsbatty26/04/2014
round of 5 NDrobertphillips30/01/2014
MC aloneMartin6606/08/2013
Blackcraig, Blacklorg, Meikledodd, Alwhat, Craigbraneochborderterrier15/04/2012
From Meikledodd Hill and on to Blackcraig Hill. Misty on top.campagvelocet01/06/2011
High cloud, one shower, cold wind, goo views, with Jack.iangalbraith17/03/2011
Horseshoe including Blackcraig Hill, Blacklorg Hill, Cannock Hilltcrannoch05/03/2011
Dropped down to boggy saddle after Meikledodd Hill, the climbed up to top of Blacklorg.derekblackburn06/11/2010
Climbed on route to Blackcraig Hill from Afton Reservoir.Jimbob20/12/2008
from Meikledodd. Followed fence downhill and up the other side to top, junction of three fences. No view - mist. to Alwhat.arranc01/04/2008
Solo Uisdean2503/11/2007
KeithByTheC08/07/2000
Galltywenallt29/01/2000
From Blackcraig Farm, Blackcraig Hill, Blacklorg Hill, Cannock Hill & Craigbraneoch Hill, with Fiona, Chalmers No.79.agentmancuso10/01/1999
Donald bagging clockwise around Afton Res, Blackcraig Hill to Alhang on glorious afternoon.Eddie13/05/1994
Ascended from Blackcraig Hill. Headed for Cannock Hill.JohnW18/08/1993
Blackcraig Hill and its Donalds and Tops - last Donalds! RHW23/06/1992
PaulineD03/06/2017
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clanbonham10/02/2017
weaselmaster02/12/2016
Sick Kid02/12/2016
mm0walker20/10/2016
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IainK12/10/2016
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DaveMcS09/04/2016
mm0walker15/03/2016
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Nick Down124/10/2015
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NormanW25/03/2015
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Bruckner719/06/2014
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BrianFish27/03/2014