Fundamental Benchmark Details & GPS Waypoint

Worcestershire Beacon 425.4m (1396ft)

Summit Feature: Triangulation pillar with 425.296m flush bracket height on summit area. Named as Malvern in the OS Trig Database. The hill is also referred to as Worcester Beacon and The Beacon. Highest point of the Malvern Hills and in the pre-1974 county of Worceste
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Clem, County-tops-historic, County-tops-current, Notable, Four, Hardy, Hump, LRT, Marilyn, Trail100, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SO768452 (10 figure Grid Ref: SO7688245218).
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: 38 - West Gloucestershire, Hereford & Worcester (OS Maps 150)
Latitude: 52.1048099, Longitude: -2.3389284, Height: 425.4 metres (1396 feet)
Prominence: 335.7 metres (1101 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0425.P (DoBIH Hill ID: 2854)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP3967 'Malvern S2974' Grid Ref: SO7688245218 Separation: 84m from Hill grid ref.

External Links for Worcestershire Beacon:
-GeoHack link... -OS Map Bing link... -Google Map link... -Geograph link... -Worcestershire Beacon on -Malvern S2974 on

Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams

Selected mapping: Google or Bing / Ordnance Survey

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  • '0425.P' SO768452 Worcestershire Beacon (425m, p335.7)

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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


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