Name:Branshaw Moor
Hill number:16657
Height:286.9m / 941ft
Parent (Ma):2816  Boulsworth Hill - Lad Law
RHB Section:36: Lancashire, Cheshire & the Southern Pennines
County/UA:Bradford
Catchment:Aire
Class:Tump (200-299m)
(Tu,2)
Grid ref:SE 03722 39614
Summit feature:ground 5m NW of trig point
Drop:31m
Col:256m  SE032394  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 104
(1:25k) OL21N
Observations:summit is 20cm higher than trig point base
Survey:Abney level
Comments:col surveyed using OS benchmark as datum
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 49 users)ByDate of Ascent
From WSW. Parked by stone bench, 30m east of RoW - Up RoW & then E. across golf course to trig point & summit. Friendly golfers.gerrybowes25/02/2024
3/3 Tumps. Branshaw Moor from Oakworth (on street parking), up a delightful footpath in woods to the west of the road. Up the side of another wood and onto the deserted golf course and the splendid white trig - good view.silveracorn_alan26/12/2022
Following footpath from Slack Lane to Golf Course.Ramblingpaul04/12/2022
From road to west. Along public footpath to trigNicky C15/05/2021
cycled on to Steeton Moor. HardenC25/03/2021
Followed public footpath from road to west. No-one seemed to mind me walking across the busy golf course to the white trig point. Solo.Dangerous Dave02/06/2020
Branshaw Moor from GR: SE 03380 39499Hippster25/01/2020
Branshaw Moor from GR: SE 03380 39499ronaldo33325/01/2020
Nice. The sun even came out!Wycombe Wanderer16/01/2020
As per moorsman. Parked to the SW at SE033 394.David Evans12/05/2019
From SW on FP by wall, no golfers, nice white trig. HP nearby. Good views.PeterD12/05/2018
As catman. Despite beautiful day the golf course was quiet.Campbell Singer08/11/2017
Up ROW from SW by wall and woodMark Sims12/10/2017
golf course trig Wish I'd had a green jacket to put on it for a photo! nice and white but wish ppl wouldn't paint over the flush bracket and spider. Makes me want to come back with Nitromors, scraper and wire brush to bring it back to brass.vegibagger26/06/2017
Bus to Braithwaite then 3km walk down and up to Golf Course, then on to Lees Moor topIanHHill16/06/2017
as for moorsmanarranc04/04/2017
4th and final hill of the day and my Bradford tump completion hill. Haworth to Oakworth via Withens Height, Little Wolf stones and Steeton Moor on a tough day with persistent rain and wind. Descended Steeton Moor to Gooseye for a drink at the Turkey Inn then took track to Holme House Lane but veered off directly for summit via slippery scramble through trees on Holme House lane and then direct for summit on deserted golf course (with sheets of rain and standing water). Descent to Oakworth to take K7 bus to Keighley from bus stop adjacent to Holden Park.Dazingdale19/03/2017
an 8 mile walk around Branshaw and Steeton Moors. mainly overcast but good day.joseph mitchell13/03/2017
Visited on a 20 mile plus training session of some local hillsrobert26/02/2017
Room for a single car to park alongside the seat at the start of the footpath to the SW (alt 275m). Follow the footpath until it enters the golf course. The summit trig is a short distance away at 1 o'clock, approached by a track across the course. 1.06 km return, 20 minutes.moorsman17/02/2017
Windy early morning so no golf happening. Paths seem to lead from main footpath across to trig - as soon as I got there I noticed a groundsman heading towards me though so left quickly, wondering whether I should have been there! I definitely don't look like a golfer...the_adam23/12/2016
W Darren on Bradford & Leeds tump day. short walk to trig on golf course. Phil Wood, Yorkshire Golf Captain from 1994 to 1996 nominates the 17th hole as 'one of the most difficult and dangerous finishing holes in Yorkshire golf'. Pro's tip (which could apply equally to bagging?):The drive is critical - it can be too short, too long, too right or too left! Yours needs to be 'just right'.Chris Pearson25/07/2016
From WSW.jimbloomer03/04/2016
As AJ & catman. Bradford completion day.ngthack11/11/2015
Up side of wood from Slaymaker Lane.Golf course deserted.Surprisingly good viewscatman09/02/2015
Parked opposite Oakbank school - walked up Occupation lane on to golf course then left to trig and high point. Thick snow so no golfers today.Bramley30/01/2015
A recently painted white trig.Dugswell221/11/2014
As AJGordonAdshead15/11/2014
Surveyed summit and col with Mary Bambrough using trig pillar and old OS benchmark near col; drop 31.0m Galltywenallt13/10/2014
Parked in Slaymaker Lane to SW, walked up very muddy track at side of wood past even muddier cows. Stile at end onto golf course and trig dead ahead.Aye Jimmy17/03/2014
If you stand inside the white circle around the pillar you will turn into a golf club. Or did I mean if you turn into the golf club you will find a pillar with a white circle?Martin R29/08/2013
From the road to south west. Easy bag but watch out for golf balls!Alan Caine16/08/2013
Keighley trigging (Worlds Hill-Branshaw-Catstones Hill). Sat on golf course 100 yards from the RoW.Mac.Hawk15/11/2005
RHW06/03/2005
Halfdecent01/10/2023
David8406/03/2022
softsquare27/11/2020
Alex C11/10/2019
malcorbett22/02/2019
Andy West28/01/2019
asbown11/03/2018
GaryJones09/11/2016
Adrian30/10/2016
stevent080930/07/2016
andrew brown26/05/2016
thenomad20/11/2015
nylthewheel30/05/2015
Moorponder08/08/2012
carole engel23/06/2010