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Shap Thorn 344.2m (1129ft)

Summit Feature: Ancient tumulus in small copse. Note: tumulus may cover natural summit. (Survey: obvious summit)
Classification: Sub-tump.
OS Grid Ref: NY572117 (10 figure Grid Ref: NY5722211739).
UK Area: 34 - Lake District - Eastern Fells (OS Maps 1:50k 91. 1:25k OL5S.)
Latitude: 54.49916, Longitude: -2.66203, Height: 344.2 metres (1129 feet)
Prominence: 28.3 metres (93 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0344.- (DoBIH Hill ID: 16105)

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Member's Comments on Shap Thorn...

  • Chris Pearson says...
  • 5.33am on summit! 2 hours of early bagging before breakfast. Grey half light of dawn. Tiptoed past sleeping campervan occupants across rough moorland ( wet foot in watery hole) track and over wall to tumuli copse. Lights of shap cement works to N.
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