Guide to England's hills & mountains

Barrow

Barrow - Cumbria
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Barrow is the 7193rd highest peak in the British Isles and the 847th tallest in England

Elevation

455.0 m (1493 ft)

Prominence

71.0 m (233 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

No feature 5m NNE of small cairn

Category

  • Tump (400-499m)
  • Wainwright
  • Birkett
  • Synge
  • Fellranger

Hill / mountain range

Lake District NW

Nearest town

Keswick, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 004S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)