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Barr Beacon 227m (745ft)

Summit Feature: Small grassy mound note: mound is 10m S of war memorial, itself on large, man made, grassy mound; trig point is 120m S at SE 06071 97385
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Clem, County-tops-current, Hardy, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SP061972 (10 figure Grid Ref: SP0611697270).
UK Area: 39 - Central and Eastern England (OS Maps 1:50k 139. 1:25k 220N.)
Latitude: 52.573235, Longitude: -1.911183, Height: 227 metres (745 feet)
Prominence: 82 metres (269 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0227.- (DoBIH Hill ID: 5556)

Associated Parent Hill:
   Walton Hill (316m, p210)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP0290 'Barr Beacon Reservoir' Grid Ref: SP0607097380 Separation: 119m from Hill grid ref.

External Links for Barr Beacon:
-GeoHack link... -OS Map Bing link... -Google Map link... -Geograph link... -Barr Beacon on -Barr Beacon Reservoir on

Data courtesy of the Database of British and Irish Hills

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Member's Comments on Barr Beacon...

  • Nick Wakelam says...
  • Large free car park to south side of hill.
    Excellent views with a very impressive stone war memorial on/near summit. Couldn't get to trig as behind impregnable reservoir compound fencing - but as it is not the highest point not too concerned.
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Barr Beacon has been climbed by...

agentmancuso alan caine Andrew Brown archiebald7 bramley Carole carolml Chris Pearson Des Taylor Dugswell2 IainT IainT2 jonesy jonglew kevgbl ngthack Nick Wakelam PM rhalstead rhayader_wanderer rhw RichTea stevent0809 Ted Richards yukin61


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Data courtesy of the Database of British and Irish Hills