Add marker to map:              help
Marker Notes X

To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs).

Logged-in registered users only...
When you add a marker, a pop-up box should then appear on the map - fill in the elevation (if known) and a brief description of your marker, then click [save].

To view previously saved markers which fall within the bounds of the map, click the show link (you may need to repeat this if you zoom or pan away from the current position on the map).

Loading...
Name:Southdown
Hill number:18215
Height:141m / 463ft
Parent (Ma):2891  Beacon Batch
RHB Section:41: South Central England
County/UA:Bath and NE Somerset (CoU)
Catchment:Avon (Bristol)
Class:Unclassified
(Un)
Grid ref:ST 72479 63329
Summit feature:grassy mound near trig point
Drop:27m
Col:114m  ST726630  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 172
(1:25k) 155
Comments:Deleted March 2014
Change log:show changes for this hill entry
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

Show Map
(Please be considerate with your usage of the OS map pages, as there are daily limits)

Full screen map - includes OS 1:25k scale mapping (Bing Maps)
Switch to Google Maps view

Resize map: portrait / landscape / reset

Map Help, This page uses the Ordnance Survey OpenSpace API
which does not include Explorer (1:25000 scale) mapping.

Show/hide GPS File for mountains/markers shown

Show/hide GPX File for mountains shown

Photos
No summit photo available
Hill summit
No portrait photo available
Hill portrait

To contribute a summit or portrait photo for a hill
please contact the hillsummits website

N.B. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way.  Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land.
Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass, and mention the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 15 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parked on Mount Grove. Paths badly cracked.Bramley24/07/2018
as for M Trencharranc14/04/2018
3/4 (Stantonbury Hill/Winsbury Hill/Southdown/Lyncombe Hill)Fergalh12/10/2017
From Mount Grove, clockwise around the base and then up to the summit and trig pointMariana Trench01/07/2016
Southdown to Bathford. Tump deletion not noted until afterwards!Smudge22/11/2015
Parked on pavement of main road then a short walk uphill to bag the trig and nearby summit.Dugswell226/03/2015
A shortish diversion on the way home from the tip. Did as jonglew. White painted trig just below grassy summit. Nice views of and around Bath.Herbert Anchovy17/01/2015
Parking to west in garden centre car park. Convenient gap in hedge then up the hill to trig at summit. Popular area with kids and dog walkers, watch where you walk!jonglew22/09/2013
Trig point (S3230)Tony Hartry16/09/2008
RHW17/08/2003
Swindon Bagger23/10/2016
Dusty14/09/2016
andrew brown03/09/2015
BrianMatthews28/04/2015
richtea504001/08/1987