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The Lake District Summits the Definitive List Details & GPS Waypoint

The Tower 458.2m (1503ft)

Summit Feature: Also recorded by the OS as Alport Tower (One-Inch 'Old Series' map).
Classification: Befour, Britfour, Four, Peak-district-75, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SK141914 This data is currently only accurate to a 6 figure grid reference (c.a 100m).
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UK Area: 36 - Lancashire, Cheshire & the Southern Pennines (OS Maps 110)
Latitude: 53.41922, Longitude: -1.78929, Height: 458.2 metres (1503 feet)
Prominence: 38.1 metres (125 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0460.- (DoBIH Hill ID: 16502)

External Links for The Tower:
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Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams

Selected mapping: Google or Bing / Ordnance Survey

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The Tower List & GPS Waypoints:

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Member's Comments on The Tower...

  • Summiteer says...
  • First climbed this in 1981, during a circular walk from Alport Bridge. The Tower forms part of the Alport Castles Landslip, which is generally regarded to be the largest landslip in the UK.
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The Tower has been climbed by...

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