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Fundamental Benchmark Details & GPS Waypoint

Great Hameldon 409m (1342ft)

Summit Feature: Also recorded by the OS as Hameldon Hill (One-Inch 'Old Series' map). Triangulation pillar with 409.248m flush bracket height on summit area. Land at or near to summit is also named Hameldon Common on Ordnance Survey maps.
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Befour, Britfour, Clem, Notable, Four, Hump, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SD794289 (10 figure Grid Ref: SD7941528925).
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 103)
Latitude: 53.7562787, Longitude: -2.3136722, Height: 409 metres (1342 feet)
Prominence: 107 metres (351 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0409.p (DoBIH Hill ID: 5321)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP2767 'Great Hameldon' Grid Ref: SD7941528925 Separation: 29m from Hill grid ref.

External Links for Great Hameldon:
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Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams

Selected mapping: Google or Bing / Ordnance Survey

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Great Hameldon List & GPS Waypoints:

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  • '0409.p' SD794289 Great Hameldon (409m, p107)

Member's Comments on Great Hameldon...

  • WayneMac01 says...
  • Started from Clowbridge Reservoir and first bagged the trig on Hameldon Common
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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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