Guide to England's hills & mountains

Back Tor

Back Tor - Sheffield

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Back Tor is the 4999th highest peak in the British Isles and the 539th tallest in England

Elevation

538.0 m (1765 ft)

Prominence

67.0 m (220 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

Edge of rock tor c.4m N of trig point

Category

  • Dewey

Hill / mountain range

Peak District

Nearest town

Stocksbridge, Sheffield

Notes & comments

Edge of rock tor is obviously higher than base of trig point