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Name:Gaitnip Hill
Hill number:7093
Height:101m / 331ft
Parent (Ma):1554  Wideford Hill
RHB Section:23: Orkney Islands
County/UA:Orkney Islands (UA)
Island:Orkney Mainland
Maritime area:Orkney - South
Class:Tump (100-199m), Subhump, Yeaman
Grid ref:HY 44713 06414
Summit feature:no feature
Col:8m  HY447101  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 6 7
(1:25k) 461N
Observations:ground 30m N is as high
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 15 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parked by large gates and walked up track to ruin, then into field and HPPeterD01/07/2019
Done on the Sabbath! I don't think anybody cares around here. Parked next to the ruin on the farm track.Play2End17/08/2014
Easy bag for the first TuMP of the day with Chris B, Jim Bloomer and Tricky Speirs on a sunny morning.Dugswell201/06/2014
With Doug, Jim and Tricky. Parked next to the top.chrisbien01/06/2014
Field. Had to open gates on private road to get close.Adrian03/05/2014
A classic test of one's mountaineering skills and techniques. Definitely not a hill for beginners. Or maybe, not. Views fine, though. I decided that an orchid marked the summit, you may think otherwise.Martin R19/05/2012