Back Tor

Back Tor - Sheffield
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Back Tor is the 4998th highest peak in the British Isles and the 539th tallest in England


538.0 m (1765 ft)


67.0 m (220 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


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


  • Dewey

Hill / mountain range

Peak District

Nearest town

Stocksbridge, Sheffield

OS map sheets

OS25: 001E (The Peak District)
OS50: 110 (Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth)

Notes & comments

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