Database of British and Irish Hills

2016

  • Aug 7: Marilyn relocation
  • Aug 4: Hump relocation
  • July 17: Version 15.2.2 released (Access only)
  • July 1: New Corbett announced
  • June 12: Dewey, Hump and Submarilyn changes
  • May 11: Version 15.2.1 released (Access only); broken link in Tumps Change Register fixed
  • May 1: Version 15.2 released. Database Notes updated with minor changes.
  • Apr 12-13: Several items in News. Articles and Links pages updated
  • Feb 1: Minor correction to munrotab

2015

  • Dec 24: Version 15.1 released
  • Dec 21: New Hump in Wales
  • Dec 6: Changes to Simms; new article on using an Abney Level
  • Nov 20: Change register for the Donalds uploaded to the downloads page
  • Oct 11: Sim promotion and deletion
  • Oct 6: New versions of Munrotab and Corbettab on downloads page; Sim deletion
  • Sept 23: Hills.gpi file uploaded; minor revisions to Database Notes
  • Sept 21: Version 15 released
  • Sept 20: New Arderins and Vandeleur-Lynams
  • Sept 11: Marilyn and Sim deletions, and changes to the Munro Tops
  • Aug 31: New Marilyn
  • Aug 16: Hump deletion; new version of Summits and Cols
  • Aug 15: Two new Sims
  • Aug 13: New Hump
  • Aug 4: New Marilyn, Nuttall deletion
  • June 14: Sim deletion
  • June 7: Swyre Head deleted from the Marilyns
  • June 4: Links page updated; Highland Five deletion
  • May 8: Sim/Hewitt deletion
  • Apr 30: Version 14.3 released
  • Apr 8: News and change registers updated
  • Mar 24: Recent changes to lists summarised in News

2014

  • Dec 24: Tumps change register updated
  • Dec 23: Version 14.2 released
  • Dec 17: Graham/Marilyn replacement
  • Dec 15: Weather links updated
  • Nov 11: Changes to Waterhead and Mow Cop
  • Nov 7: Graham deletions and other changes
  • Oct 31: London Borough Top detwinned
  • Oct 14: Marilyn completions
  • Oct 2: Hump replacement, Sim promotion and Sim demotion
  • Sept 17: Various minor revisions to Database Notes
  • Sept 16: Marilyn summit of The Saddle reunited with the Munro; Tumps extended to Channel Islands
  • Sept 7: Bernie Hughes' gpi file and Access bug fix added to downloads
  • Sept 6: New twin Marilyn
  • Aug 25: Version 14.1 released
  • Aug 18: Two Sim changes. Links page overhauled
  • July 24: Marilyn and Sim deletions, Sim replacement
  • July 11: Hump deletion
  • July 4: Marilyn de-twinned, five changes to the Sims
  • June 23: Marilyn de-twinned, and a new Submarilyn
  • June 13: New Marilyn, Marilyn relocation and reinstated Sim
  • May 26: Minor changes to Database Notes and retrospective additions to Sims change register
  • May 21: Significant changes post v14 summarised in News; change registers updated
  • Apr 29: Minor changes to Downloads, Revision History and Database Notes
  • Apr 22: Version 14 released
  • Apr 20: Deletions to the Marilyns and Grahams, see News.
  • Apr 15: Comparison of Trimble vs. Leica surveying equipment from the joint meeting with MountainViews in Wales uploaded to Articles
  • Apr 7: Hump replaced
  • Apr 1: New Irish Marilyn
  • Mar 18: Nuttalls change register
  • Mar 12: Further minor revisons to Database Notes
  • Mar 8: New Hump; downloads includes link to tailored Garmin POI, GPSU and GPX waypoint files; minor update to Database Notes
  • Mar 2: New hills created for Burnhope Seat (County Top) and Withins Height (Tump summit); pdf version of the Database Notes available
  • Feb 16: Hump deleted; minor changes to Database Notes
  • Feb 11: Summit location of Hoove established, see News
  • Jan 22: Bernie Hughes' Garmin POI files added to downloads

2013

  • Dec 24: Version 13.3 released, with P30 Appendix v2.2
  • Nov 26: Sims change register
  • Nov 25: New twin Hump
  • Nov 16: New Hump
  • Nov 13: Knight's Peak demoted
  • Oct 29: Database Notes updated
  • Oct 9: Marilyn twins split
  • Sept 24: Another Sim deletion
  • Sept 17: Database Notes updated
  • Sept 15: Twin Marilyn and Sim deletions
  • Sept 3: New Marilyn announced
  • Aug 29: Minor revisions; most broken links fixed
  • Aug 26: Hump promotion
  • Aug 24: Hump and Submarilyn deletion; Uploading grid references to a GPS overhauled
  • Aug 23: Database Notes updated
  • Aug 18: Version 13.2 released, see news
  • Aug 12: new GT/Sim
  • Aug 5: Hump deletion
  • July 21: Another new Marilyn discovered, see news
  • June 10: New Marilyn discovered
  • May 9: New twin Hump/County Top; P30 Appendix added to downloads; link to latest Marhofn article; Peak Scanner added to links
  • Apr 6: Version 13.1 released
  • Apr 3: New 2000ft hill in England, see News
  • Mar 10: Minor amendments to Database Notes
  • Feb 28: Updated version of Summits and Cols article available, see articles
  • Feb 10: New versions of The Munros and Tops 1891-1997 and The Corbetts 1953-1997 available on downloads page; weather links updated
  • Feb 9: Hump demotion, see News
  • Jan 29: Minor changes to Database Notes
  • Jan 17: Hump promotion, see News
  • Jan 10: Six Hump deletions and a new Submarilyn, see News

2012

  • Dec 23: Version 13 of The Database of British and Irish Hills released, site makeover
  • Dec 10: News updated with six Hump changes
  • Dec 9: News updated with relocation of Bryn Brith to Pared y Cefn-hir
  • Nov 5: News updated with separation of Sgurr a'Bhac Chaolais and Buidhe Bheinn, and a new Sim; Database Notes updated
  • Oct 24: News updated with six changes to the Deweys, two to the Sims, and plans for v13. Dewey Change Register updated
  • Oct 5: Database Notes updated with recognition of Sims and note on Carn Dearg - Carn na Criche; Dewey Change Register updated
  • Sept 26: Links on Articles page updated following removal of links on The Munro Society website
  • Sept 14: News updated with demotion of Beinn a'Chlaidheimh to Corbett
  • July 21: News and Humps change register updated, Weather page overhauled
  • July 19: Updated News and Links
  • June 11: Added link to National Library of Scotland site which offers historic large scale maps of Scotland.
  • June 10: Humps change register updated with minor relocation; link to Sabre maps giving free online historic 1:25000 mapping
  • May 10: Previous entry in News updated and expanded following yet more changes, and Humps change register updated again
  • May 6: News and Humps change register updated
  • Mar 7: Wether Hill and a Welsh Hump relocated
  • Feb 12: version 12.1 of The Database of British and Irish Hills released
  • Jan 23: Database Notes updated with new section on Change Control Database and more on submitting GPS measurements
  • Jan 19: News updated
  • Jan 10: cosmetic changes

2011

  • Dec 1: Latest News updated
  • Nov 29: version 12 of the Database of British and Irish Hills released
  • Oct 13: Beefstand Hill removed from Dewey's list
  • Sep 13: Fan Brycheiniog surveyed on the 10th anniversary of the DoBH to separate the twin summits
  • Aug 14: Beinn a'Chlaidheimh surveyed as below Munro height
  • July 16: Articles page and Survey section of the Database Notes updated, with new link to article on the accuracy of the survey team's heighting data
  • June 17: Saugh Hill becomes a Twin Marilyn of Troweir Hill. See Latest News
  • May 27: Latest News updated; Databases has new links to Microsoft Access runtime to allow non-Access owners to run the Access version of the DoBH; link to latest Marhofn article
  • Apr 25: version 11.6 of the Database of British Hills released
  • Apr 12: New Dewey discovered, and a Hump relocated. See Latest News
  • Apr 4: Seager Hill has been de-twinned. See Latest News
  • Mar 16: More Hump changes. See Latest News
  • Feb 13: Replacements and relocations added to Changes to the Humps
  • Feb 12: Latest news updated, including results of user survey
  • Feb 5: version 4.1 of The Munros and Tops 1891-1997 released
  • Jan 31: user survey closed; thanks to everyone who participated
  • Jan 25: minor bug fix in DoBH relational Access version

2010

  • Dec 21: User survey launched. Please participate if you would like to influence the development of the hills database.
  • Dec 18: minor bug fix in DoBH non-relational Access versions, Latest News updated
  • Dec 16: Links page updated
  • Nov 28: version 4 of The Munros and Tops 1981-1997; first release of The Corbetts 1953-1997; Weather and Links pages overhauled
  • Nov 25: Hand Lake demoted from Dewey's list
  • Nov 18: version 11.5 of Hills Database released
  • Nov 1: Cerrig y Ieirch demoted from Dewey's list
  • Oct 27: Linghaw demoted from Dewey's list
  • Oct 7: Link in Downloads page to overcoming security blocks when opening the Access database; minor updates
  • Sept 22: Latest News updated with result of the Glydwr Fawr survey
  • Sept 5: Latest News updated with news of surveys of Glydwr Fawr and Calf Top and forthcoming release of v11.5 of the DoBH
  • July 30: Articles page updated
  • July 17: minor additions to the Database Notes
  • June 24: Latest News updated with result of Tryfan survey
  • June 20: Latest News updated with relocation of Rhiw Gwraidd
  • May 23: Latest News updated with demotion of Lovely Seat
  • March 31: version 11.4 of Hills Database released
  • March 30: link to YouTube channel on the Tryfan project added to articles
  • March 12: Latest News updated with demotion of one Dewey and two Humps
  • Jan 28: video clips added to articles

2009

  • Dec 19: Latest News updated with news of version 11.4
  • Dec 8: version 11.3 of Hills Database released
  • Nov 30: version 11.2 of Hills Database released
  • Sept 28: Survey reports now linked to new page at http://www.hill-bagging.co.uk/surveys.php
  • Sept 14: Latest News updated with demotion of Sgurr nan Ceannaichean from Munro to Corbett
  • Sept 7: Latest News on the Database of British Hills updated with plans for v11.2
  • Aug 10: cosmetic improvements to display in IE8
  • July 6: version 11.1 of Hills Database released, Latest News updated
  • June 22: version 11 of Hills Database released, Database Notes updated
  • May 10: weather links updated
  • May 9: links to latest Marhofn articles
  • Apr 19: two Marilyn changes, update on v11, site revamp

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