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Name:Black Burn Head
Hill number:13789
Height:472m / 1549ft
Parent (Ma):1920  Pikethaw Hill
RHB Section:28B: The River Tweed to the English Border
County/UA:Scottish Borders (UA), Dumfries and Galloway (UA)
Catchment:Esk (Gretna), Tweed
Watershed:Tweedmouth, Ardnamurchan Point to Lowestoft, Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Dover to Cape Wrath, Lowestoft to Duncansby Head, Solway Firth, Land's End to John o' Groats, The Lizard to Dunnet Head
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:NY 33108 99000
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:81m
Col:391m  NT332009  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 79
(1:25k) 323N
Survey:Abney level
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GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 4 users)ByDate of Ascent
Two car linear walk with mae, Loch Tima to Jamestown. 13 hills, 9.5 hours. Very heavy going on ungrazed vegetation. No tree problems encountered (except where we diverted from route to utilise forest roads).jimbloomer27/09/2017
mae27/09/2017
Dave Geere13/03/2016
Colin Crawford12/06/2013