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Name:Cefn Hill
Hill number:16955
Height:486m / 1594ft
Parent (Ma):2242  Black Mountain
RHB Section:38B: West Gloucestershire, Hereford & Worcester
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Black Mountains
County/UA:Herefordshire (CoU)
Catchment:Wye
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:SO 27089 39069
Summit feature:small grassy mound
Drop:65m
Col:421m  SO266380  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 161
(1:25k) OL13N
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 20 users)ByDate of Ascent
From New House by forest trackColin Crawford29/03/2019
Parked to East n followed edge of woodland then across moorland to the summit.Adrian09/02/2019
From New House through forest. Great views from summit.Ramblingpaul01/08/2018
Drove up forest track for 400 ms. Then through dark forest for 200 ms and then on to open moorland. Great vantage point.Campbell Singer19/08/2017
As for Clivevilla.arranc20/05/2016
Parked on verge opposite New House. Forest track goes straight up to the open ground crossing a couple of bigger tracks. Nice view of Hay Bluff.clivevilla01/10/2015
From the forest track to the NW.summitsup16/08/2015
3/7 Park to east and follow line of trees to track than cross to obovious summit. wonderful views of Offa's DykeFergalh24/01/2015
Parked to south and ascended via bridle path through Abbey Farm complete with yapping farm dogs. Relatively easy ascent.philpbbrown02/01/2015
Independently used moorsman's parking spot at track junction to north at SO 26756 39945 (420m). From here the required track through dense forest is slightly hidden by foliage (or it is in the height of summer) so be careful not to take the wrong track. At a cross track there is a little 'Welcome' sign screwed to a tree! The track terminates at a gate onto the access land. The vegetation is kept in check by placid ponies so no problem reaching the summit which is a small grassy mound at SO 27089 39069. (very close to the 10k geograph spot height)David Gradwell19/08/2013
The access track to the north is a Forestry Commission road to a depot hidden away in the forest. Drive up it for about 400m until it turns left at a large, hard surfaced area suitable for parking. Easy walk to the summit from here.moorsman14/05/2013
on a two day hike towards the black mountain, hill open moorland with numerous ponieshodder07/09/2007
Ok rough-pasture summit, nice view of Black Mtn & border ridge. FP from N, parking just inside wood RHW22/05/2004
andrew brown24/02/2018
mae03/10/2017
stevent080905/08/2017
MM02/02/2016
Edwin Gradwell19/08/2013
George Gradwell19/08/2013
andrew.allum01/01/2000