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Name:Ell's Knowe
Hill number:15986
Height:319m / 1047ft
Parent (Ma):2302  The Cheviot
RHB Section:33: The Scottish Border to the River Tyne
Nuttall/Wainwright area:The Cheviots
County/UA:Northumberland (CoU)
Class:Tump (300-399m)
Grid ref:NT 87238 27834
Summit feature:no feature: pasture
Col:287m  NT869273  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 74
(1:25k) OL16E
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 17 users)ByDate of Ascent
Splendid circuit from NT840276 over 12 Tumps....Haddon Hill SW Top....The Curr....Shereburgh.jimbloomer22/10/2019
See log for White Hill (Hill No.16028)carole engel26/08/2019
Wind assisted from Madam Law, I struggled to stand still on the topColin Crawford19/09/2018
Second on circuit Gt Hetha, Ell's Knowe, Madam Law, White Law, Coldsmouth, Haddon SW, Haddon, White Hill. Dry at first then rain. SW from top of Hetha then very rough ascent of hillside past circular pond.Aye Jimmy06/07/2016
Parking by the cattle grid adjacent to Longknowe Farm. Took in Coldsmouth Hill first then an easy walk to Ell's Knowe. The small St Cuthbert's Way section is a little overgrown but no real problems.moorsman29/07/2015
On own starting from Hethpool CP. 9 Tumps: White Hill, Kilham Hill, Longknowe Hill NE top, Longknowe Hill, Haddon Hill, SW top, Coldsmouth Hill, Madam Law and Ell's Knowe.Crib Goch20/06/2014
After Madam Law. Then steep down and up to Haddon Hill SW TopRHW18/05/2014
Milfield to Kirk Yetholm. Lovely grassy hill with contented cows ruminating about.Smudge22/03/2014
andy elliott27/01/2018
Dave Geere21/05/2016