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Name:Abberley Hill
Hill number:2863
Height:283m / 928ft
Parent (Ma):2837  Brown Clee Hill
Section:38B: West Gloucestershire, Hereford & Worcester
County/UA:Worcestershire (CoU)
Class:Hump, Tump (200-299m), Submarilyn
(Hu,Tu,2,sMa)
Grid ref:SO 75191 67223
Summit feature:fence corner 1m SW of trig point
Drop:145m
Col:138m  SO701746  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 138 150
(1:25k) 204
Observations:ground at fence corner is 10cm above trig point base
Survey:Abney level
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Parked at Village Inn and followed the 'Abberley Circular Walk.' Just follow the pictures of the clocktower. Views not so good due to the walk being mostly wooded area. Some good views at the trig can be found.Viroco02/01/2017
Fine hill enjoyed on a long linear east-west walk.Alex C16/07/2016
Parked in disused gateway and then short steep walk through woods to the trig and another, possibly higher, area nearby.Herbert Anchovy04/07/2016
3/6 Quick hop up from road. very step but short ascent and a quick visit to clock tower nearby is also worth the short walkFergalh22/03/2015
From minor road (parked in waterworks entrance)Bramley13/02/2015
From Great Witley. Lovely little walk with hills woods flowers Lakesgirl04/05/2014
From Hotel carpark up onto Abberley Hill, down then up to impressive clock tower, along Walsgrove Hill 'ridge', past Lippetts farm & up onto Woodbury Hill 'fort', misty start cleared to be crisp sunny & dry.apricorum23/11/2013
From Pub carpark with Andy & Minnie, Up Abberly to trig, down & across to Abberly Hall Clock Tower, up Warsgrove Hill, dowm past very muddy Easthope farm then up Woodbury Hill-fort & stone pyramid ??top, cold & frosty start, then warming with some sunshine.leeoohmaknee23/11/2013
Another easy bag, parked just off A443 and walked 400m or so to summit. Bagged the trig also before visiting the Clock Tower (an OS intersected station) across the road - far more impressive.jonglew15/06/2013
Parked at the Hundreds House Hotel and did a round of Woodbury Hill and Abberley Hill in the snow.rhalstead24/03/2013
Ridleys Cross to Martley: Chilly wind but listened to a dominant England victory in this year's Calcutta Cup fixture.Smudge02/02/2013
with Tony & Devon. On Worcestershire WayStuart Hyde10/03/2012
. CreakingHiker19/08/2011
Parked just W of path.chrisbien17/07/2011
This can be made as short or long as you want (depending on where you park).JohnStoneham15/05/2011
Nice top with a geology board just down from the trigsimon and co07/05/2011
Parked to west. Good path all the way. Stroll - good little hill.destaylor04/01/2011
It took all day for me to bag this one probably becasue I did the 30 geocaches nearby at the same time. Nice wooded hill with good views from top. Highest point about a meter or two from the trig point I think.Father Ted12/09/2010
Nice walk up on well signed path. http://www.heavyhorses.co.uk/humpsheavyhorses13/10/2009
Quick ticksummitsup02/05/2009
Great pub for lunch in the village with an interesting Norman church next to it. From there you can do about an hour's round trip.clivevilla19/11/2008
From Abberley minor road, wooded top but still some reasonable views. First of 5 HUMPs today, 4 of which are Marilyns.Dugswell230/04/2006
Well cared for trig pillar A sub-Marilyndesperate dan17/09/2005
High point by white-painted trig pillar.webmaster19/03/2005
Wooded Trig pointRhayader_wander14/03/2005
Short walk up from roadPeterD24/09/2004
Walked up from Abberleygaryhoney07/09/2003
Climbed on: 07/09/2003; With: solo Ian Baines07/09/2003
vis in dark, but seems good hill & view. good FP from road to NW RHW18/12/1998
one of 8 scattered marilyns / subs by car and footChris Pearson22/09/1998
On Worcestershire Way. Column adopted by walking club.arranc04/04/1998
Left Galloway Solway firth early morning two days before to drive all way down to check cols for Abberley hill and then all way down to Milk hill col. Today left parents in Cheltenham to actually climb Abberley Hill itself. As I'm pulling on my boots, pull a muscle in my back which momentarily seizes up and significantly frightens me and I wince with pain. Gingerly finish lacing and carefully stand up and can't straighten my spine properly. Hobble very carefully up the hill. Ground drops steeply down to the north for 100m or so. To the south three other slightly lower wooded tops grace the skyline.vegibagger12/03/1997
Estimated date as no log kept. Climbed from the valley. An enjoyable day.ijpowell01/07/1987
Probably summited between 1966 and 1969, but not definitely until about 30 years later.Viewfinder01/06/1968
BaggerGutt30/03/2016
nicolajane22/10/2014
Alan Caine30/05/2014
adrianturner04/05/2014
Campbell Singer16/11/2013
Mark Sims24/06/2013
SeabrookJ24/03/2013
johnoz03/03/2013
BrianMatthews22/08/2012
milimana28/01/2012
jimbloomer26/01/2012
Emma and Simon08/01/2012
melly106/01/2012
jnixon06/01/2012
AndyS29/10/2011
tim74719/08/2011