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Name:The Prison
Hill number:18951
Height:365m / 1198ft
Parent (Ma):1222  Meall na Suiramach
RHB Section:17A: North Skye and Raasay
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Maritime area:Skye & surrounding islands
Class:Tump (300-399m)
Grid ref:NG 45184 68952
Summit feature:outcrop
Col:324m  NG451689  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 23
(1:25k) 408
Observations:summit 30m SW at NG 45129 68911 is lower
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 22 users)ByDate of Ascent
From Brogaigalanm908/07/2019
Two car loads up from Glenbrittle to the Quiraing and gorgeous climb up to the summit spire of the Prison, walk round the path below eastern cliffs and on to Sron Vourlinn then back over Marilyn summit Meall na Suiramach. Then off to the coast to search for dinosaur footprints.vegibagger15/05/2017
Summit pinnacle is a short slightly tricky scramble. Quiraing Tump 1 of 10, clockwise from S, Cemy.RHW30/04/2016
Skye Trail with Dadbyron230204/07/2014
With Stuart. A nice scramble.mikejacobs01/08/1996
Dave McG30/05/2018
Steve Q11/10/2016
Hot Beef28/06/2016
Rambling Ray02/06/2010
dave g26/08/2008
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