Fundamental Benchmark Details & GPS Waypoint

Grayrigg Forest 494m (1621ft)

Summit Feature: Triangulation pillar with 494.080m flush bracket height on summit area. This is the highest point on Grayrigg Forest. Drop value ascertained from 303m col height on Ordnance Survey 1:50,000 map.
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Clem, Four, Hump, Marilyn, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SD598998 (10 figure Grid Ref: SD5986599801).
The original GR data for this hill was only accurate to a 6 figure grid reference (c.a 100m).
We have used additional user / trigpoint data to bring it up to 10 figures.

UK Area: 34 - Lake District - Eastern Fells (OS Maps 97)
Latitude: 54.3921001, Longitude: -2.6195849, Height: 494 metres (1621 feet)
Prominence: 188 metres (617 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0494.P (DoBIH Hill ID: 2603)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP2756 'Grayrigg Forest' Grid Ref: SD5986599801 Separation: 65m from Hill grid ref.

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Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams

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* The waypoint data in italics is only accurate to a 6 fig grid reference. Click here to learn how to help improve it.
Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams