Name:Barran an Aoil
Hill number:11236
Height:104m / 341ft
Parent (Ma):1394  Cruach na Seilcheig
SMC/RHB Section:19A: Oban to Loch Fyne
County/UA:Argyll and Bute
Topographical area:HS01 Chapull-duchara
Catchment:Craignish, Catchment Boundaries
Class:Tump (100-199m)
Grid ref:NM 82923 07209
Summit feature:no feature: grass
Col:63m  NM821070  
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 6 users)ByDate of Ascent
Parked at the first house on the right 827077, through the gate then followed the main track E to where the dykes join then cross-country S to the summit.DavieRuts21/08/2023
Parked in gateway next to small larch plantation near road junction at NM822071. Passed over western summit (NM824071) on the way which seemed to be about three metres lower than the main one, according to GPS.Herbert Anchovy25/08/2019
From W, quick single before breakfast. Level rushy HP.RHW14/05/2018
14th tump of 16 on a 24.5km loop from Kames Farm to the Lord of the Isle pub in Craobh Haven, the 1st 7 with RHW, climbing Carn Dearg, Tom Soilleir, Cruach na Seilcheig West top, Cruach na Seilcheig,Cnoc Loch an Daimh, Creagan Chlachach and Druim Buidhe, where Rob parted ways to follow his own route. I continued to Meall Buidhe, Cnoc Gleann Ban, Creag nam Fitheach, Meall Reamhar, Dun an Dubh-Challa and Corlach, heading North then descent Nw then down through wooded slopes to minor lane, over the Barbreck River and then across fields parallel to the track that leads to Barbreck House, profiling around the property to head through bluebells to the 83m spot height then North and then up to the summit, recording 105m @ NM 82923 07210 in between the Sedge. Continuation West to minor lane, heading for Bar Creagach...Dazingdale13/05/2018
Bus along A816 to Barrananaoil road end. Briefly along minor road, then through gate on right after first group of trees and across rough pasture more or less straight for summit. Warm and sunny. Good views down Loch Craignish. Back down to A816, making for Bàrr Creagach.mainnirnamfiadh21/04/2018