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Name:Castle Hill
Hill number:16027
Height:231m / 758ft
Parent (Ma):2316  Long Crag
RHB Section:33: The Scottish Border to the River Tyne
County/UA:Northumberland (CoU)
Class:Tump (200-299m)
Grid ref:NU 06070 09712
Summit feature:no feature
Col:198m  NU062094  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 81
(1:25k) 332
Observations:summit is in trees on W side of old quarry
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 20 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parked near old quarry then clear path up hill and through woodland straight to Castle hill.Argentum6614/08/2019
permissive path up - easy - from good parking at NU 0582 1005carole engel04/08/2019
From Car Park (NU 086 099) on the east side of Thrunton Wood. As part of an afternoon stroll. Followed red trail in anti-clockwise direction. Eventually, saw a wooden gate leading directly up to Castle Hill. Returned to red trail.Jhimmy29/03/2019
From minor rd to NW with Mrs G. Good forest tracks to an interesting wooded summit. On to Callaly Crag.jonglew14/10/2016
Easy parking to NNW at edge of woods. Many tracks but cannot see the hill for the trees! Unusual summit.Aye Jimmy24/04/2016
Castle Hill and Callaly Crag from minor road to north. Plenty of woodland tracks, most of which aren't on the OS map.Crib Goch16/01/2016
From n, path ne then path w to summit by old quarry. Then to CallalyRHW10/10/2015
On a round of Thrunton Woods doing some caching.Walker Dan06/03/2005
Dave Geere13/01/2017
andy elliott12/11/2016
Colin Crawford04/04/1993