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Hill number:5478
Height:204.3m / 670ft
Parent (Ma):2807  Kinder Scout
RHB Section:37: The River Tees to The Wash
County/UA:Nottinghamshire (CoU)
County (CoA):Nottinghamshire (CoA)
Class:Tump (200-299m)
Grid ref:SK 47068 62124
Summit feature:ground by miner's statue
Col:160m  SK470620  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 120
(1:25k) 269
Observations:landscaped colliery spoil heap; ground in 5m radius of statue flat
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica 530
Survey of Highest Point Nottinghamshire (Final).doc
Comments:Official County top of Nottinghamshire according to notice boards
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 142 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Round of 8 hills, cycling from Nottingham (90km). Early start and beautiful weather. Robin Hood's Hill, Herrod's Hill, Newton Lane, Newton Lane (Boundary), Silverhill, Mansfield woodhouse Colliery, Anne Bower Hill, Mansfield Hill.Nicky C15/05/2020
Fabulous statue. Highlight of the dayLongwojo06/03/2020
Parked in the layby at the bottom of the path up. Lovely statue.clivevilla28/01/2020
Been aware of this gig just off the east side of the M1 between jnc 28 n 29 for couple of years. Finally after dreadful delays on the road or of York to the birth had already made me an hour and a half later getting here than I'd normally expect, today it seemed appropriate just to add another 20/25 Minutes and get it done. Fabulous miner sculpture on the summitvegibagger27/09/2019
With Stephen, on our way to Notts Forest v PNE.ADT31/08/2019
Miner statuePeteF15/08/2019
Walked up from car park. Fabulous statue.Ramblingpaul22/07/2019
Short walk from car park.RobertP12/05/2019
Stopped on way back down from Leeds w/ Flopsypenbet21/04/2019
Steady walk from the car park with a team of geocachersLannbot23/02/2019
Last day of the year around the park and up for this county top . statue of miner is great .D SID31/12/2018
A Peckish23/10/2018
2 of 7 on brilliant 37.3 mile bike ride. Enjoyed this one. Including Mansfield colliery, silverhill, newton Wood Lane and the boundary, robin hoods hill, Mansfield hill and welbeck collieryThe-Z-Man28/09/2018
Break of journey. From CP south of the top.summitsup26/09/2018
From lay-by to south, easy stroll to top. Good view.PeterD09/05/2018
An easy climb through country parkdazedemon29/04/2018
With Corrine and ErnieNottsOutdoorLad17/03/2018
A day trip down to Birmingham to collect a speaker cabinet...and 15 new hills completed on the journey :) All done by the simplest methods already given by othersthe_adam27/01/2018
Disused colliery, landscaped. Bronze(?) statue of a miner at HP. Good roadside parking to S. With Carole Engel.jonglew28/12/2017
carole engel28/12/2017
Parked in layby to the South by caravan park SK 47226 61524. Straightforward amble up to summit.David Evans27/12/2017
I took a walk up from Teversal Visitors Centre and took the circular route around Silverhill Wood Country Park. It was a beautiful clear morning with a good frost. The circuit takes you round to the Miner statue from where you get a great view out over the county. I dropped back onto the road and headed back to the visitors centre for a drink and a flapjack. All round a great little tump.simonshrewsbury19/11/2017
Interesting summit with good viewsEndurance Adventures20/08/2017
Enjoyable circular walk from car park taking in summit.Kate_and_Euan29/07/2017
Walked up from car park. An easy ascent with good views from the top. Interesting summit with information and statue of miner.Neil Haslewood24/07/2017
Cycled up Silverhill on my bike.Blosspot200623/05/2017
Walked up Silverhill with my family.SBW23/05/2017
With Sarah, Libby and baby Toby. Toby's second hill bag.Wheelsy23/05/2017
With my family on a sunny day.TLBW23/05/2017
Great to find a summit without fences and reservoirs to contend with - even if man-made. Really quite a delightful place and view point. The summit statue is particularly fine. Lunch in warm sunshine. Cycle from Derby to Sheffield.RichardM07/02/2017
Easy walk from car park, much better than the real county top.Tony J04/12/2016
Nomad Perkins04/11/2016
From car park.mart079725/08/2016
Solo.Dangerous Dave30/06/2016
with Katy. Circuit with Newtonwood boundaryGeorge Thompson23/05/2016
Remarkable what can be done with an old coal tip. pleasant walk from car park to the west. Summit is a great vantage point.Campbell Singer02/02/2016