Guide to England's hills & mountains

Barbury Down

Barbury Down is the 12469th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1938th tallest in England

Elevation

268.0 m (879 ft)

Prominence

37.0 m (121 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

Ground by gate

Category

  • Tump (200-299m)

Nearest town

Swindon, Swindon

OS map sheets

OS25: 157 (Marlborough & Savernake Forest)
OS25: 169 (Cirencester & Swindon, Fairford & Cricklade)
OS50: 173 (Swindon & Devizes, Marlborough & Trowbridge)

Notes & comments

Embankments of Barbury Castle are of similar height