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The Lake District Summits the Definitive List Details & GPS Waypoint

Five Barrows Hill 493m (1617ft)

Summit Feature: Triangulation pillar with 493.544m flush bracket height on summit area. Written as Five Burrows Hill on current Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 map. This summit is part of Western Common. Named as Western Common in the OS Trig Database. Also recorded on Ordn
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Befour, Britfour, Clem, Four, LRT, NHToEW, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SS732368 (10 figure Grid Ref: SS7323936808).
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: 40 - Cornwall & Devon (OS Maps 180)
Latitude: 51.1165052, Longitude: -3.8124092, Height: 493 metres (1617 feet)
Prominence: 81.9 metres (269 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0493.- (DoBIH Hill ID: 7794)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP6272 'Western Common' Grid Ref: SS7323936808 Separation: 40m from Hill grid ref.

External Links for Five Barrows Hill:
-GeoHack link... -OS Map Bing link... -Google Map link... -Geograph link... -Five Barrows Hill on -Western Common on

Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams

Selected mapping: Google or Bing / Ordnance Survey

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Five Barrows Hill List & GPS Waypoints:

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  • '0493.-' SS732368 Five Barrows Hill (493m, p81.9)

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Five Barrows Hill's Nearby Routes...

Tarka Trail from Poltimore Arms (ninthace)


Five Barrows Hill has been climbed by...

Adrian amblerbob Andrew Brown Carole Chris Pearson cjo clivevilla Dartmoor Rambler david gradwell Dugswell2 edgradwell Exe-Eagle Griggsy IainT Jo310 jonglew Lonewanderer micks trigs moorsman oakesave PeterD rhw slateloose stevent0809 wrose


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Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams


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