All Details & GPS Waypoint

The Tongue 553m (1814ft)

Summit Feature: Embedded rock 6m W of cairn (Survey: Abney level)
Classification: Birkett, LaMP, Synge.
OS Grid Ref: NY347301 (10 figure Grid Ref: NY3475930167).
Lake District Area: Northern Fells (OS Maps 1:50k 90. 1:25k OL5N,OL5S.)
Latitude: 54.662354, Longitude: -3.012926, Height: 553 metres (1814 feet)
Prominence: 12 metres (39 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0553.b (DoBIH Hill ID: 3707)

Associated Parent Hill:
   Blencathra-Hallsfell Top (868m, p461)

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Data courtesy of the Database of British and Irish Hills

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Member's Comments on The Tongue...

  • WayneMac01 says...
  • From Mungrisdale to the south top, and the true top. From here along the Glenderamackin valley to its head past sharp edge. Then on to Mungrisdale Common and Bowscale Fell, before heading to The Tongue
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The Tongue has been climbed by...

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Data courtesy of the Database of British and Irish Hills


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