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Name:The Van
Hill number:14905
Height:466m / 1529ft
Parent (Ma):2178  Great Rhos
RHB Section:31B: Welshpool to Hay-on-Wye
County/UA:Powys (CoU)
Catchment:Wye
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:SO 16265 58772
Summit feature:southern of two small tumuli
Drop:76m
Col:390m  SO163592  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 148
(1:25k) 200E
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass, and mention the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 7 users)ByDate of Ascent
There is a small car park at about 167582 by the lake. From there I went up the track opposite then right up by the side of a fence before heading for the summit.clivevilla23/11/2017
4/9 Fourth of Nine on very Wet misty day (Aberedw Hill/Aberedw Hill/Aberedw Hill North Top/The Van/Bryn-Y-Maen/Cefn Perfa/The Smatcher/Bailey Hill/Pen Y Clawdd Hill)Fergalh13/12/2015
SO1626258771. Farmers wife out at bottom of hill said there was no access and did not want up going up because of animals in field, told her our reasons for doing hill and she agreed to let us go up pointing out the gate to use. Concrete bund and black plastic tank next to top.Anton05/10/2013
shapely grassy hill, showing well from SE; pity about elec pole and black ?water tank at summit. from SE, good track then N across meadow once past bracken RHW23/08/2009
MM16/12/2015
iaindbrown06/02/2015
andrew.allum01/01/2000