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Name:Thorness Hill
Hill number:18628
Height:57m / 187ft
Parent (Ma):2918  Brighstone Down
RHB Section:42: South-East England & the Isle of Wight
County/UA:Isle of Wight (CoU)
Island:Isle of Wight
Maritime area:Hants & Dorset - Portsmouth & Wight
Class:Tump (0-99m)
Grid ref:SZ 44711 92792
Summit feature:ground by tree at fence junction
Col:26m  SZ463912  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 196
(1:25k) OL29W
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 15 users)ByDate of Ascent
A detour from day 5 of the IoW coastal path.Dugswell212/09/2019
Work visit to a caravan parked in the trees near the top. Looked at some interesting stuff on a laptop. Only a short walk from the caravan to the top. Didn't find what we were looking for but the summit tick was an unexpected bonus.Herbert Anchovy05/09/2019
Whilst moored in Newtown Creek. Lovely wild flowers en route, in contrast to recent Hebridean visit. Summit in oak woodland by fence junction. Huge cut mark on nearby Elmsworth FarmDenise 02/06/2019
From the S past Elmsworth Farm with its giant cut mark to the access land of Burnt Wood and summit meadow. High point a definite mound with Maple(?) tree at junction of scruffy barbed wire fences on W side of hedge.Open oak woods.RichardM02/06/2019
TD, C & H.This Dog26/08/2017
From e.RHW27/02/2016
Around the caravan park and up to the high hedge.Play2End08/06/2015
Parked in holiday village, field boundary to corner of pasture. Then checked other side of hedgerow for the HP.jonglew11/04/2015
From Porchfield village hall where there is parking.jimbloomer07/03/2014
in fieldAdrian19/06/2011
Edwin Gradwell20/09/2019
David Gradwell20/09/2019
andrew brown13/11/2017