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Name:Lawson Hill
Hill number:16431
Height:245m / 804ft
Parent (Ma):2707  Cross Fell
RHB Section:35A: The Northern Pennines
Nuttall/Wainwright area:North Pennines - Western Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Eden (Carlisle)
Class:Tump (200-299m)
(Tu,2)
Grid ref:NY 53923 48610
Summit feature:ground by fenceline and 2 mature trees
Drop:68m
Col:177m  NY558469  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 86
(1:25k) OL5N
Observations:flush bracket on trig point 120m WSW at NY 53814 48560 is 1.5m lower
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 12 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parked at a little used field gate NY 5320 4816. Track leads up, along the side of the valley, then field boundary to the trig pillar (King Harrys Common), which may be the HP. Walked on a further 100m to a large old beech tree, which is also a contender for the HP spot.jonglew23/05/2018
GaryJones30/09/2017
parked in entrance to The Knott road.jimbloomer07/06/2017
Visited water tank in adjacent field and then onto trig point.Alan Caine08/04/2017
mae05/01/2017
mcbiydw223/05/2016
From SW at sharp bend in road. Gate then green track leads pleasantly up side of glen. At top enter wood or edge of crop field, continue in same line to trig. Other HP's some way to S in same field, or over wall in nearby field by small concrete water tank.Aye Jimmy31/10/2015
carole engel09/06/2015
Dave Geere17/05/2015
On way home, one of threenordicstar17/10/2014
arable field edge, trig at summit, plantation felled, mostly clear view, best to W. from S: track then follow field edges RHW02/07/2005
Via Tunny Gill with Mag. Cold and dismal dayiredale01/11/1991