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Name:Launceston Hill
Hill number:17655
Height:178m / 584ft
Parent (Ma):2881  Brown Willy
RHB Section:40: Cornwall & Devon
County/UA:Cornwall (CoU)
Catchment:Tamar
Class:Tump (100-199m)
(Tu,1)
Grid ref:SX 33348 84133
Summit feature:ground near bandstand
Drop:41m
Col:137m  SX325837  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 201
(1:25k) 112
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 13 users)ByDate of Ascent
Tesco to Westgate Street bus stops as college was emptying out.Smudge29/03/2019
Journey home - stopped at Tesco where we left car, then up and over summit to look round the small town with its striking conical hill and motte and bailey castle.( about p18) Returned same way, but took shelter in bandstand on summit for 10 mins during heavy rain - along with 2 friendly dog walkers. We spent the time having fun throwing a ball out into the rain for an untiring collie dog to chase.Chris Pearson29/08/2018
by bandstand.cjo17/06/2018
TD, C & HThis Dog16/03/2018
From near the school, to ground near bandstand. Got some funny looks from Dog walkers as I went to HP from bandstand.PeterD04/10/2017
Solosimon and co03/08/2017
From WNW, level grassy summit, pleasant stopoff on way home, sunny breezy pmRHW14/05/2017
Went to top of road, as grid ref. I think the highest point on the hill is at the bandstand in the public park (next to [east of] the road) at SX 33348 84133Moorponder07/03/2016
Walking to the college from town centre to see Intersected Station.Dusty19/02/2013
mae01/10/2019
Lesley Atchison29/08/2018
Alan Caine10/08/2018
kaizerlard20/10/2014