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The Lake District Summits the Definitive List Details & GPS Waypoint

Winter Hill 456m (1496ft)

Summit Feature: Triangulation pillar with 456.812m flush bracket height on summit area. Land at or near to summit is also named Rivington Moor on Ordnance Survey maps. Named as Rivington in the OS Trig Database.
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Befour, Britfour, Clem, County-tops-current, Four, Hardy, Hump, Marilyn, NHToEW, SuperSummit, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SD659149 (10 figure Grid Ref: SD6598214933).
The original GR data for this hill was only accurate to a 6 figure grid reference (c.a 100m).
We have used additional user / trigpoint data to bring it up to 10 figures.

UK Area: 36 - Lancashire, Cheshire & the Southern Pennines (OS Maps 109)
Latitude: 53.6298158, Longitude: -2.5158595, Height: 456 metres (1496 feet)
Prominence: 218 metres (715 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0456.P (DoBIH Hill ID: 2819)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP5089 'Rivington' Grid Ref: SD6598214933 Separation: 88m from Hill grid ref.

External Links for Winter Hill:
-GeoHack link... -OS Map Bing link... -Google Map link... -Geograph link... -Winter Hill on -Rivington on

Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams

Selected mapping: Google or Bing / Ordnance Survey

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Member's Comments on Winter Hill...

  • Summiteer says...
  • Climbed this in 1992, as part of a circular walk from Rivington, via Great Hill. The nearby TV Mast, is 309 metres in height, making it the 8th tallest structure in the UK.
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Winter Hill has been climbed by...

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