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Gwaunceste Hill 542m (1778ft)

Summit Feature: Ground 1m E of trig point note: ground 180m SSE at SO 15878 55377 is as high (Survey: Abney level/Trimble GeoXH 6000)
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Dodd, Clem, Dewey, Hump, Marilyn, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SO158555 (10 figure Grid Ref: SO1582055548).
UK Area: 31 - Welshpool to Hay-on-Wye (OS Maps 1:50k 148. 1:25k 200E.)
Latitude: 52.19173, Longitude: -3.23289, Height: 542 metres (1778 feet)
Prominence: 165 metres (541 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0542.P (DoBIH Hill ID: 2184)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP2861 'Gwaun-Ceste Hill' Grid Ref: SO1582055547 Separation: 1m from Hill grid ref.

Associated Child Hill(s):
   Black Hill (517m, p23);    Bryn-y-maen (489m, p78);    Bryngwyn Hill (466m, p93);    Burl Hill (428m, p64);    Castle Hill (449m, p41);    Cefn Perfa (411m, p30);    Glascwm Hill (522m, p130);    Gobe (330m, p34);    Little Hill (469m, p46);    Little Hill (490m, p44);    Llanbedr Hill (479m, p60);    Llanbedr Hill NE Top (467m, p39);    Llanfihangel Hill (Colva Hill) (532m, p144);    Newchurch Hill (425m, p68);    Red Hill (242m, p36);    Red Hill (510m, p77);    The Garth (367m, p42);    The Smatcher (427m, p61);    Twyn y Garth (325m, p54);    Werndansey (313m, p54);    Yr Allt (429m, p52);    Yr Allt East Top (424m, p62);

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Data courtesy of the Database of British and Irish Hills

Selected mapping: Google or Bing / Ordnance Survey

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alan caine Alex C Andrew Brown andys Anton Areluctant-triggeR beckybags Carole Chalky1953 Chris Pearson chriswatson Colin Crawford danMaisiebex DanTrig Denise Des Taylor Dugswell2 GeoffC gerrybowes GordonAdshead iaindbrown IainT Ian Baines Jim.Fothergill jonglew Liz_N M Stone Margaret nordicstar NormanW oakesave outlawcatcher PM RDK reyjam rhalstead rhayader_wanderer rhw RichTea snaithd Sprog Steve S SteveG stevent0809 StigoftheNest summitsup Taylordane8 Ted Richards thenomad Tony J underhill yt


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Data courtesy of the Database of British and Irish Hills


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