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Fundamental Benchmark Details & GPS Waypoint

Whinfell Beacon 472m (1548ft)

Summit Feature: Spot height of 396m at NY 571 009 on col area of Ordnance Survey enlarged mapping on Geograph website judged not to be at critical col.
Classification: Befour, Britfour, Fellranger, Four, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: NY573002 This data is currently only accurate to a 6 figure grid reference (c.a 100m).
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UK Area: 34 - Lake District - Eastern Fells (OS Maps 91)
Latitude: 54.39548, Longitude: -2.65914, Height: 472 metres (1548 feet)
Prominence: 78 metres (256 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0472.- (DoBIH Hill ID: 16092)

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Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams

Selected mapping: Google or Bing / Ordnance Survey

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  • '0472.-' NY573002* Whinfell Beacon (472m, p78)

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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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