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Name:Beacon Hill
Hill number:16057
Height:180m / 591ft
Parent (Ma):2316  Long Crag
RHB Section:33: The Scottish Border to the River Tyne
County/UA:Northumberland (CoU)
Catchment:Aln, Catchment Boundaries, Coquet
Class:Tump (100-199m)
(Tu,1)
Grid ref:NU 18620 07827
Summit feature:no feature: ground on S verge of road
Drop:56m
Col:124m  NU166082  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 81
(1:25k) 332
Observations:knoll in wood 50m NNE at NU 18637 07875 may be as high
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 22 users)ByDate of Ascent
Good parking few meters to W (NU 1858 0783) on bend of roadcarole engel18/08/2019
Easy walk into a wood, watch out for sneaky brambles. On the way back from football in Blyth..fasgadh17/08/2019
A quick drive-by to bag yet another Beacon Hill. Parked in a gateway just over the road's summit then struggled through brambles in the woodland to find the natural high point. Pleasant weather. Sonja stayed in the car.Skip04/06/2019
HmmmMartin R30/05/2017
Alnwick to Alnmouth Station. Natural HP reckoned to be mound in brambly woodland.Smudge11/12/2016
Verge on outside of curve in road, or one of several knolls in wood may be highest point.Aye Jimmy14/06/2016
Visited all high points - I favour a high point in the wood at 18636,07875Crib Goch03/03/2016
Can think of better ways to spend a snowy part of Valentine's day! Oscar also present.catman14/02/2016
With Catman.oscarrosie14/02/2016
S verge of road; Knoll in Wood; resr doable but obviously built in lower groundRHW10/10/2015
Ben Rinnes05/09/2019
Christo197904/04/2019
Dave Geere01/01/2017
Lucky07/02/2016
maknipe07/02/2016
GordonAdshead25/07/2015
stevent080919/09/2014
melly102/10/2013
jnixon02/10/2013
ajwxyzt08/01/2012
Canny01/01/1998
nordicstar02/03/1988