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Name:Horsea Island
Hill number:19222
Height:28m / 92ft
Parent (Ma):2909  Butser Hill
RHB Section:42: South-East England & the Isle of Wight
County/UA:Portsmouth (UA)
Maritime area:Hants & Dorset - Portsmouth & Wight
Catchment:Minor Rivers only (South)
Class:SIB
(SIB)
Grid ref:SU 64186 04534
Summit feature:ground by landfill vent pipe
Drop:25m
Col:3m  SU636054  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 196
(1:25k) OL3 OL29E 119
Comments:New SIB August 2016 - no longer an island today.
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 9 users)ByDate of Ascent
The new much advertised La La Land film was playing at the packed cinema below whilst outside I found my own La La Land as I disappeared into the welcoming bubble of darkness on a night ascent of this strange new hill. No trees, no bushes, no people, just vent pipes sticking out. A small oasis of empty calm surrounded by the rush of 24 hour lights and noise. An embryonic path was being laid leading to the top - for future La La baggers. Thinking about it, La means pass in the Himalaya so maybe that is the real La La Land with its many passes and not here after all? Doolally land here instead maybe?Chris Pearson18/01/2017
Parked in large car park then around the back over minor fence before being challenged by man in van on the road. He gave me ten minutes to bag the grassed over former tip.Dugswell207/09/2016
3 mounds S and E of the recycling centre, all ex-landfill with numerous vent pipes protruding. Middle one is clearly the higher of the 3, measured them at 27m, 38m and 31m. With a 3m col there is potential here for a tump.jonglew31/08/2016
Bagged prior to meeting SIBMeister Holmes for our pre-arranged visit to Whale IslandRHW26/02/2016
Good to be able to log this one as it was my historic map research that led to it being added as a SIB.Swindon Bagger22/09/2015
done while serving in the Royal Navy 1965-1972 date est;joseph mitchell20/07/1967
AndyS14/10/2016
stevent080924/09/2016
clique01/01/2008