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Ascent of Signal Hill on 2017-07-11

Climber: Jean André Laverdure

Date:Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Signal Hill
    Location:USA-Massachusetts
    Elevation:217 ft / 66 m

Ascent Trip Report

The actual Signal Hill summit and benchmark have been destroyed, position of mark is five feet inside large commercial "sand pit" operation and is now several feet below its former gradient; the Signal Hill Fire Tower is/was the azimuth mark for the Dale 1932 benchmark disc and is now the hill's highest point while the start of the drive up is at GPS N41.77422 W70.56776.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:142 ft / 44 m
    Elevation Loss:142 ft / 44 m
    Distance:0.4 mi / 0.7 km
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike
    Weather:Hot, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:132 ft / 41 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.3 km
    Route:Tower Drive
    Trailhead:Bournedale Road  85 ft / 25 m
    Time Up:6 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:142 ft / 44 m
    Extra Gain:10 ft / 3 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.4 km
    Route:Tower Drive
    Trailhead:Bournedale Road  85 ft / 25 m
    Time Down:11 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Pine Hill

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Middleboro town hall fire tower2017-07-11 a
2Pine Hill2017-07-11 b
3Wheelock Hill2017-07-11 c
4Mount Perry2017-07-11 d
5Signal Hill2017-07-11 e
6Tarkiln Hill2017-07-11 f



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