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Name:Settrington Beacon
Hill number:16890
Height:199m / 653ft
Parent (Ma):2833  Bishop Wilton Wold
RHB Section:37: The River Tees to The Wash
County/UA:North Yorkshire (CoU)
Catchment:Derwent (Goole)
Class:Tump (100-199m), Clem
Grid ref:SE 86605 70506
Summit feature:no feature: ground by track near corner of wood
Col:124m  SE865662  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 101
(1:25k) 300E
Observations:ground by trig point at SE 86668 70588 might be as high
Comments:alternative summit in region of SE876697
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 42 users)ByDate of Ascent
Last hill - trig of the day before heading off to watch the Tour de Yorkshire finish at Scarborough. Visited both locations, views better at 188m SP W along the road.DanMaisieBex04/05/2019
Hardwolds 80 racedc9624/11/2018
With Jo, from reservoir compound. Summit, trig, then extended walk through plantations and then onto alternative top. Weather, sunny, mild, good visibility.amblerbob10/11/2018
As AJ. Good job trig is mentioned here, as it is not shown on map or GPS.ngthack21/10/2018
Visited from holiday cottage near Bridlington. Short walk from road.citygent24/03/2018
Tump and trig.Dugswell201/12/2017
Alternative summit also visitedAlan Caine14/10/2017
Quick walk along good track. Plenty of parking. That's about it.Campbell Singer11/10/2017
As AJ, trig and then HP to south.PeterD06/04/2017
via trig pillarcjo01/04/2017
Trig camouflaged. Wonder if it changes colours with the seasons?Martin R03/03/2017
Inspected the trig,went for a brief stroll north,then crossed lane to corner of wood.With Oscar.catman25/01/2017
With Catman.oscarrosie25/01/2017
Parked up by the compound and then went for a lovely circular walk. Down through the woods and then left along a good path taking us back up the hill. Well worth a stroll & highly recommended. With Eire, Evan, Sail, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave10/04/2016
As Aye Jimmy. Ground by track at corner of wood is higher than trig.David Gradwell10/01/2016
Parked by Yorks Water's Settrington service reservoir. There's a trig about 20m along track to N but high point seems to be 50m along lane on opposite side of road, near corner of wood and field.Aye Jimmy17/10/2014
Parking alongside transmitter building then a walk of 30m.moorsman24/02/2014
16.35...with Jamievegibagger23/10/2013
Tour of Wolds topsChris Pearson06/11/2011
track S from rd RHW27/09/2002
Cycled it on Great Yorkshire Bike Ride, about 15 times.IanHHill14/06/1991
while walking Wolds Waypwheeler31/05/1986
Wolds WayBramley08/07/1984
Mark Sims06/02/2018
Barbara Singer11/10/2017
The Parkers22/09/2016
George Gradwell10/01/2016
Edwin Gradwell10/01/2016
Gavin Wakefield06/12/2014
carole engel05/03/2012
Hal & Rafeblank