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Name:Little Hill
Hill number:14893
Height:469.2m / 1539ft
Parent (Ma):2184  Gwaunceste Hill
RHB Section:31B: Welshpool to Hay-on-Wye
County/UA:Powys (CoU)
Catchment:Wye
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:SO 17176 53753
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:46.4m
Col:422.7m  SO 1638 5441  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 148
(1:25k) 200E
Observations:ground 100m E at SO 17269 53780 is 0.2m lower
Survey:Trimble GeoXH 6000
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 15 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parked at SO166543. Circular 14k walk bagging Little Hill, Gwaunceste Hill and Little Hill 2 (the sequel). Beautiful Easter Monday and saw nobody.Ramblingpaul22/04/2019
I set off from Glascwm on a rather murky cool winters day. After doing a 5k race in Builth Wells I wanted a cool down walk in these little visited hill. My first objective was the higher Little Hill. A Red Kite was quartering overhead on its long wings. I then headed over to Gwaunceste Hill on route I met a large party heading the opposite way. As I reached the summit trig the cloud lifted to give views all be it limited. There was a few tiny patches of snow close to the summit. It was hard to see but Radnor Forest looked to have had a covering. I descended in sunshine to the other Little Hill. On the latter I put up 5 Red Grouse. I headed down to the minor road and climbed steeply to the unmarked summit of Glascwm Hill. From the summit I headed down to the village in the gathering twilight. Time taken 3 hours 15 minutes for 8.25 miles. Other wildlife a Buzzard, Coal Tits and Blue Tits.isabelle20/01/2019
petey29/04/2018
From top of road to south. Followed paths as I found them.clivevilla28/01/2017
Walked up from New Cwmceste Farm after coming down from Gwaunceste and Llanfihangel hills. Good path most of the way then a lot of bilberry.jonglew15/06/2016
3/9 Third of Nine on another wet and windy day (Little Hill West Top/Gwaunceste Hill/Little Hill East Top/Glascwm Hill/Back Hill/Yr Alt/Yr Alt East Top/Bryngwyn Hill/Newchurch Hill)Fergalh20/12/2015
Surprisingly nice circular walk, parked at top of pass east of Glascwm, walked down through the village and up onto Little Hill (West one), then followed moors onto Gwaunceste Hill and across to Colva Hill, followed lanes to near Colva Church then went out and back to Yr Allt, then carried onto Black Hill, Glascwm Hill and up and back onto Little Hill (East one) back to car, nice and sunny day, didn't see anyone all day.DanTrig28/10/2015
SO1727153776Anton05/10/2013
Rough grassland. From SW, parking at pass, path most of way RHW06/02/2010
MM15/05/2015
iaindbrown23/03/2015
thenomad02/10/2013
stevent080909/06/2013
Sprog09/08/2012
andrew.allum01/01/2000