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Name:Green Knowes
Hill number:13228
Height:370m / 1214ft
Parent (Ma):1740  Green Lowther
RHB Section:27C: The Glenkens to Annandale
Donald area:Lowther Hills
County/UA:South Lanarkshire (UA)
Class:Tump (300-399m)
Grid ref:NS 92788 20832
Summit feature:no feature: ground by wall
Col:331m  NS928206  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 71 72
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 11 users)ByDate of Ascent
Green Knowes and Ellershie from underpass behind Kirkton farm to E. Pleasant ridge. Farmer 1 asked if I was a poacher, farmer 2 asked if I was a surveyor.Thearlaichdubh21/12/2018
green knowes and ellershie hill from underpass at kirkton farm A702.robertphillips29/09/2018
From Ellershie Hill via NE shoulder of Harryburn Brae and Kirkton Rig, back along tracks beside M74.agentmancuso18/08/2018
GlenCample round 4 tumps and trig. Gas main runs right along ridgecjo05/05/2018
Abington-Green Knowes-Mid Hill-Harryburn Brae-Coom Dod-Wellgrain Dod-Wool Law-Leadhillscampagvelocet01/09/2014
With Tom.2 cars track off A702 under M74 over White Hill then Green Knowes track below and E of Kirkton Rig Diagonally up from Hurlburn Swire to Mid Hill (surely Ellershire Hill then tracks to near Elvan foot Farm car2chrisbien13/03/2014
Dave Geere21/12/2017
Colin Crawford13/08/2015