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Name:Hill of Kirkforthar
Hill number:13017
Height:157m / 515ft
Parent (Ma):1672  Largo Law
RHB Section:26A: Central Scotland from Dumbarton to Montrose
County/UA:Fife (UA)
Catchment:Eden (Guardbridge), Catchment Boundaries, Leven (Leven)
Watershed:Ardlamont Point to Fife Ness, Firth of Forth
Class:Tump (100-199m)
(Tu,1)
Grid ref:NO 30427 05381
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:35m
Col:122m  NO331049  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 59
(1:25k) 370
Observations:trig pillar now dumped c100m to NE
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 17 users)ByDate of Ascent
P end of track to N, trig pillar now dumped c100m to NE, summit very close to where it once stood. Met the local on the way down, very civil.agentmancuso16/01/2019
drove up track to house into stubble field trig now toppled over.robertphillips18/01/2018
Shown around the area by its single resident.Topographer5709/12/2017
I couldn't muster the nerve to drive up the track so parked a little way south on the road. The trig was in a stubble field, probably not so easy if crops are plantedColin Crawford04/12/2017
Parked on minor road NO306058. Along track and over wall to trig point.Play2End06/01/2015
Drove all the way to top of track and parked in front of old garage (car visible inside). Saw no one. Over wall/fence across stubble field to trig. Would be V. Difficult to bag when crop was in field. I'd suggest visiting in late summer / autumn.Minto25/10/2014
P halfway up track to Hilton. To trig and to E which looks a similar height.chrisbien20/09/2014
Trig visit.ARM25/10/2009
RHW09/02/2007
Rod M21/12/2017
Lindsay M17/12/2017
Tricky11/11/2017
chalky195326/03/2015
richtea504012/02/2015
Louise18/11/2012
ajwxyzt18/11/2012
fasgadh26/11/2004