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Name:Lyscombe Hill
Hill number:5421
Height:262m / 860ft
Parent (Ma/M):2896  Lewesdon Hill
Section:41: South Central England
County/UA:Dorset (CoU)
Class:Hump, Tump (200-299m)
(Hu,Tu,2)
Grid ref:ST 73833 02770
Summit feature:ground 25m SSW of wooden telegraph post
Drop:100m
Col:162m  ST694045  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 194
(1:25k) 117E
Survey:Abney level

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 35 users)ByDate of Ascent
A pleasant walk with nice scenery that also included Ball Hill to the northwest.Alex C27/03/2015
Tick with Alex and Smudge.Dugswell227/03/2015
Revisit from Dugswell's chariot. Approached from Folley this time.Smudge27/03/2015
Parked at Folly and followed the good path up to the top on this raw January day. I agreed with the Grid reference on this website for the summit.isabelle31/01/2015
Parked at Folly. The guy who lives in the house opposite the end of the track does not like you to park outside his house so better to park on the verge.clivevilla05/12/2013
With CC.Chris Peart12/03/2013
Parked at Folly. The GR seems to be about right.Chris Peart01/01/2013
Parked at the Woolland Nature Reserve car park at Bulbarrow Hill and walked across to here then back to take in Bulbarrow Hill.jonglew04/06/2012
P at Folly. Top is very flatchrisbien22/05/2012
A circular walk from Higher Melcombe after doing field work at Bulbarrow. Highest point seemed to be in the vicinity of a water tank but i also visited the nearby hillfort.Herbert Anchovy14/05/2012
Parked on rough lay-by to west at ST 72844 03246David Gradwell01/04/2012
Walked up a bridal track from the road to plateau like sheep pastures. No obvious high point and little view.arranc16/01/2012
Easy parking at Folly.destaylor03/08/2011
S Part of Wessex Ridgewaybenwloudon17/05/2009
fine hill, dull pasture summit, OK view. good tk from road to W then cross summit pasture RHW07/08/2002
Re-climbed 04May14 and got correct summit this time.Adrian01/06/1995
iaindbrown08/03/2015
RobertP22/12/2014
Campbell Singer23/09/2013
David Rawden25/06/2013
Colin Crawford12/03/2013
chalky195324/11/2012
jimbloomer30/10/2012
GordonAdshead05/08/2012
Edwin Gradwell01/04/2012
George Gradwell01/04/2012
DARRENG27/11/2011
mae04/10/2011
AndyS22/01/2011
andrew brown22/08/2010
Martin R14/08/2010
Smudge31/10/2009
stevent080916/03/2008
andrew.allum01/01/2000
Denise 11/09/1999