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Name:Ward Hill (Shapinsay)
Hill number:12235
Height:64m / 210ft
Parent (Ma):none
RHB Section:23: Orkney Islands
County/UA:Orkney Islands (UA)
Island:Mono Tump island
Maritime area:Orkney - North
Class:Tump (0-99m), SIB
(Tu,0,SIB)
Grid ref:HY505177 (est)
Drop:64m
Col:Sea
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 6
(1:25k) 461N
Comments:alternative summit at HY508174
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 19 users)ByDate of Ascent
First of 10 on a day planned by Bob and Sarah Kerr and superbly executed by Northerly Marine Services from Kirkwall on a beautiful sunny day. Used a taxi with very knowledgeable driver to take us to summit.Thearlaichdubh03/08/2019
From the ferry pier. Visited both candidate high points - incl. man made covered reservoir.summitsup06/05/2018
Revisit for east summit: hastily arranged, an hour between boats, a bit rushed, had to run a fair bit, pity I had the boots on! Showery evening and no time to contemplate relative height of the two summits.RHW02/06/2014
The cairn at HY5058217716 is at least as high as any land in the vicinity of the trig pillar. Harvey Groat, the local boatman, had earlier confirmed that the cairn is regarded locally as the island summit.richtea504031/05/2014
Island HP looks to be 500m SE at grassed over cairn.chalky195326/05/2014
Trig visit: unaware of E summit at the timeRHW28/05/2010
assynt_bob03/08/2019
Alan Whatley03/08/2019
Glenford03/08/2019
SteveG03/06/2019
AndyS18/07/2018
Nick Down101/09/2015
Landlady26/05/2014
Colin Crawford26/09/2012
Lionel Bidwell21/09/2012
Susan Bidwell21/09/2012
iaindbrown08/09/2012
bjewing01/07/2004
Margaret blank