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Name:Kierfea Hill
Hill number:4924
Height:235m / 771ft
Parent (Ma):1553  Blotchnie Fiold
RHB Section:23: Orkney Islands
County/UA:Orkney Islands (UA)
Maritime area:Orkney - North
Class:Hump, Tump (200-299m), Yeaman
Grid ref:HY 42329 32108
Summit feature:grassy knoll 5m N of trig point
Col:103m  HY400296  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 5 6
(1:25k) 464
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 27 users)ByDate of Ascent
From the rubbish dump, over the adjacent ditch and fence, then up steep poached ground, weaving around little crags.Gill23/02/2019
Roadside parking at entrance to landfill site (HY 4251 3249). Up west side of the tip on a steep, direct line to top.jonglew23/02/2019
From HY424324.summitsup09/05/2018
From the tip.Chris Peart24/06/2016
Start from Council Rubbish Tip. Straightforward ascent. Less than 30 minutes up and down.Campbell Singer30/03/2015
Parked near the quarry to the north then straight up to the trig with Chris Bienkowski, Jum Bloomer and Tricky Speirs.Dugswell203/06/2014
From quarry with Doug, Jim and Tricky. I followed fence then up from E.chrisbien03/06/2014
W Jenx after Blotchnie Fiold. Parked by viewpoint and around civic amenity (local dump). Steep up NE end and direct to top/trig. Good views to mainland and Westray.nordicstar06/06/2013
From Goukheads, rough going to start with, gets easier. Bonxie attacks add to the fun. Good view of Westray. Summit has lump next to trig that is higher - natural? Dropped to road and big block of carved stone/modern art and marched back to ferry on traffic free road.Martin R18/05/2012
Revisit. From NNE, inauspicious start beside a landfill site but nice steep craggy climb higher up. Spotting with rain; in cloud.RHW01/06/2010
Date is first visit. Notes from later...see log on RHW30/07/2002
Tom Mundell29/06/2018
Trekking toes29/06/2018
Alan Whatley21/03/2014
Colin Crawford24/09/2012