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Name:Birk Fell [Bleaberry Knott - Birk Fell]
Hill number:3680
Height:512m / 1680ft
Parent (Ma):2561  Place Fell
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Eden (Carlisle)
Class:Birkett, Synge, Subdodd
(B,Sy,s5)
Grid ref:NY 40274 18259
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:29.4m
Col:483m  NY 4030 1800  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 90
(1:25k) OL5S
Observations:drop measured as 29.4m
Survey:Leica NA730
Surveying Birk Fell Final.doc
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 193 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Jhimmy25/03/2019
With Sue from Patterdale. Birk Fell Long Crag, High Dodd and Sleet Fell, return via lake path to start. Another very wet and windy day.Frank15/03/2019
ALHEJ Wilkins02/02/2019
Fell3wilki02/02/2019
Em's 2nd round28/10/2018
Si's 2nd round28/10/2018
From the Knight with Eileenjohnjennison07/08/2018
boxblade26/05/2018
Sandwick - Low Birk Fell - BLEABERRY KNOTT - The Knight - High Dodd - Sleet Fell. Nice solo morning walk, great views over Ullswater to Helvellyn rangecitygent09/05/2018
Chris K30/04/2018
Richard Gunn09/04/2018
Cow Bridge-Hartsop-Boredale Hause-Round How-Place Fell-High Dodd-The Knight-Birk Fell(Bleaberry Knott)-Low Birk Fell then down to path along the side of Ullswater & back towards Patterdale. Continued on path towards Hartsop then over footbrige onto to track to A592 & back to Cow Bridge. On own.MorecambeMonkey11/03/2018
Archie24/02/2018
KathW24/02/2018
CraigDring18/02/2018
Papwilkinson29/01/2018
with Phil WLittledave29/01/2018
needanewdog01/11/2017
Short round of 5 hills. Same route as gerrybowes. Pathetic looking cairn, rebuilt to give it a bit more form.jonglew29/09/2017
DARRENG22/06/2017
Slash306/06/2017
Sham Sharrock31/05/2017
hughbagger28/05/2017
phenderson4220/05/2017
miroco05/05/2017
Parked on wide, firm grass verge at end of surfaced road in Sandwick at 423196 (Space for 6-7 cars) After ascent of Low Birk Fell, along intermittent path to the summit cairn. Continued to The Knight, High Dodd & Sheet Fell. (PM)gerrybowes15/03/2017
From Low Birk Fell to this summit with a great viewpoint. Onto The Knight next. With GB.bolton15/03/2017
A W Bryan21/01/2017
davefh02/11/2016
ARM09/10/2016
Place Fell Birketts from PatterdaleAjm031004/10/2016
On the place fell windy walkTobo196929/09/2016
ngthack01/09/2016
IWC26/08/2016
With Magiredale07/08/2016
Bill Honeywell10/07/2016
With Rachel, from Patterdale, a round of the sub summits on Place Fellbardolph16/06/2016
Mountain Girl20/05/2016
PoolieDave15/05/2016
Janete15/05/2016
Nick Down103/05/2016
Wilkins Synges30/04/2016
ALHEJ Wilkins30/04/2016
rotarywork22/04/2016
2nd hill following Birkett route just started to rain a bit spoiling the views for a short while solo walkcolinfielding07/04/2016
kev6525/03/2016
pwithnall13/02/2016
After all the rain and floods sunshine!!jocks127/12/2015
Parked Sandwick. A round of the Birketts and Wainwright on Place Fell. Set off late, after 1230, overcast and drizzly but cloud above summits, just. Got back to car as it got dark, nearly blown off Place Fell summit. Nice round.Mark T23/11/2015
Jim.Fothergill21/11/2015