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Name:Bishop's Seat
Hill number:6988
Height:504m / 1654ft
Parent (Ma):1439  Black Craig
RHB Section:19C: Loch Fyne to Bute and the Firth of Clyde
County/UA:Argyll and Bute (UA)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Holy
Class:Dodd (500-599m), Highland Five
(Tu,5,HF)
Grid ref:NS131774 (est)
Drop:30m
Col:474m  NS130771  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 63
(1:25k) OL37S 363S

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 19 users)ByDate of Ascent
From The Socach and then on to Eilligan. This is a great viewpoint.sclater02/07/2020
From Dunoon vis Bishops Glen, upper section of paths not clear due to forestry in the area. Fine views.neimcv29/04/2019
Approached from 'The Socach'. Summit is a fine little rock tor about 1m SW of trig at NS1315377400. Views are excellent.ger03/05/2017
4th of 5 from Dunoon. From the Socach. Just follow the fence round, plus a faint 4wd track in places. Easy. On to Elligan.Thearlaichdubh17/04/2017
up from dunoon tracks than open hillside clockwise round the socath, black craig, bishops seat, eilligan,nice sunny day.robertphillips03/07/2015
see log on TrigpointingUK.com. RHW12/07/2009
Black Craig round from Balagowan, Black Craig, The Socach and Bishop's seat.Eddie25/08/2003
Christo197923/07/2019
Colin Crawford31/05/2017
Gavin Theobald22/10/2016
chalky195307/06/2016
richtea504018/03/2015
MacAoidh24/09/2011
ajwxyzt12/02/2011
campagvelocet16/04/2010
Laurel18/10/2003
Rowan18/10/2003
Colin Crawford01/05/2002
Sunhat27/12/1984