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Back Tor 538m (1765ft)

Summit Feature: Edge of rock tor c.4m N of trig point note: edge of rock tor is obviously higher than base of trig point (Survey: Abney level)
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Dewey, Clem, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SK197909 (10 figure Grid Ref: SK1976390996).
UK Area: 36 - Lancashire, Cheshire & the Southern Pennines (OS Maps 1:50k 110. 1:25k OL1E.)
Latitude: 53.41542, Longitude: -1.704127, Height: 538 metres (1765 feet)
Prominence: 67 metres (220 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0538.- (DoBIH Hill ID: 3637)

Associated Parent Hill:
   Kinder Scout (636m, p496)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP0187 'Back Tor s2145' Grid Ref: SK1976390991 Separation: 5m from Hill grid ref.

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Data courtesy of the Database of British and Irish Hills

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Member's Comments on Back Tor...

  • Nick Wakelam says...
  • From Strines Bridges car park (probably private; but no signs saying not to park) Good track until past the end of the grouse butts. From boundary stone stone slb path to top. Summit in cloud so no views but eerie with interesting rock formations
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Data courtesy of the Database of British and Irish Hills