Alston Moor

Alston Moor is the 4120th highest peak in the British Isles and the 419th tallest in England

Also known as

Middle Fell


580.0 m (1903 ft)


33.0 m (108 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


No feature


  • Dewey

Hill / mountain range

North Pennines E

Nearest town

Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 031W (North Pennines)
OS50: 086 (Haltwhistle & Brampton, Bewcastle & Alston)
OS50: 087 (Hexham & Haltwhistle)

Notes & comments

Ground 15m WSW at NY 75000 43748 is <5cm lower; trig point 320m N at NY 74929 44056 is a few m lower; ground c 100m SW is c 1.5m lower