Great Whernside Hill Details & GPS Waypoint

Great Whernside 704m (2309ft)

Summit Feature: Very large cairn note: rock 3m S is highest visible ground but higher ground may lie under cairn; trig point (SE 00202 73907) and rock 4m E are lower
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Bridge, Buxton-lewis, Clem, Hewitt, Hump, Marilyn, Moss, Nuttall, Sim, P30 Tump, Wright.
OS Grid Ref: SE002739 (10 figure Grid Ref: SE0020573914).
UK Area: 35 - The Central Pennines (OS Maps 1:50k 98. 1:25k 30S.)
Latitude: 54.161049, Longitude: -1.998358, Height: 704 metres (2309 feet)
Prominence: 288 metres (945 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0704.H (DoBIH Hill ID: 2781)

Associated Child Hill(s):
   Almscliff Crag (213m, p39)
   Askwith Moor (300m, p32)
   Bilbrough Hill (50m, p34)
   Brimham Moor (301m, p46)
   Clip'd Thorn Hill (152m, p45)
   Crier Hill (166m, p30)
   Dead Man's Hill (545m, p61)
   Gibbet Hill (80m, p33)
   Great Haw (542m, p26)
   Greenhow Hill Top (428m, p44)
   Healthwaite Hill (115m, p41)
   High Crag (420m, p33)
   Horse Hill (127m, p32)
   How Hill (175m, p59)
   Langerton Hill (278m, p34)
   Lindley Moor (292m, p118)
   Little Whernside (605m, p78)
   Meugher (575m, p36)
   Moss Drive (547m, p22)
   Nabs (314m, p30)
   Round Hill (409m, p112)
   Simon's Seat (485m, p102)
   Stock Hill (44m, p5)
   The Old Pike (400m, p33)
   Walton Head Whin (159m, p53)
   Woodale Moss (459m, p36)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP2785 'Great Whernside S2976' Grid Ref: SE0020273904 Separation: 10m from Hill grid ref.

External Links for Great Whernside:
-GeoHack link... -OS Map Bing link... -Google Map link... -Geograph link... -Great Whernside on -Great Whernside S2976 on

Data courtesy of the Database of British and Irish Hills

Selected mapping: Google or Bing / Ordnance Survey

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Total = 1 Great Whernside hills
Data courtesy of the Database of British and Irish Hills