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Name:South Hill
Hill number:17893
Height:42m / 138ft
Parent (Ma):none
RHB Section:40: Cornwall & Devon
County/UA:Isles of Scilly (UA)
Island:Samson
Maritime area:Isles of Scilly
Class:Tump (0-99m), SIB
(Tu,0,SIB)
Grid ref:SV 87888 12372
Summit feature:rock tor
Drop:42m
Col:Sea
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 203
(1:25k) 101
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 22 users)ByDate of Ascent
continued from North Hill across spit and up past ruined houses/ walls to outcropping boulder, shared with gullsDenise 19/07/2016
Good path along the centre of Samson to the rocky South Hill. Pass deer park wall and stone shells of houses. Lots of lichens.RichardM19/07/2016
A fine multi hill day cruising with the Kestrel and good bagging folk. Easy landing on beach to East, both summits.nordicstar05/07/2016
Revisit of both Samson tops with AlexAdrian\'s jacket05/07/2016
Landed in cove at N end the path round coast and to summits. Rock tor summit with OS trig bolt 58m N of hp.RHW04/07/2016
On a boat trip to Annet, Gweal, North and South Hill on Samson, then Round Island before revisits to St Helens and Tresco.Dugswell204/07/2016
With Jon MetcalfAdrian\'s jacket04/07/2016
With Kestrel 'A' crew through the failed C19th deer park.Smudge04/07/2016
Walked from North Hill on well-defined track through mature gorse/heather/fern, past ruins of old dwelling places and over dilapidated deer wall. Nice contrasting summit from North Hill.jonglew18/09/2014
Very approximate date, with the familyRichard Lawrenc01/08/1984
Kingsley to Sampson. From North Hill. Through heavy ferns and brambles.arranc15/07/1967
chalky195305/07/2016
jimbloomer05/07/2016
assynt_bob05/07/2016
LighthouseSarah05/07/2016
Alex C05/07/2016
jenx05/07/2016
mae05/07/2016
SteveG04/07/2016
AndyS22/07/2012
Alan Whatley05/10/1983
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