Guide to England's hills & mountains


Baystones - Cumbria
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Baystones is the 6427th highest peak in the British Isles and the 738th tallest in England

Also known as



486.9 m (1597 ft)


147.7 m (485 ft)

Survey method

Leica NA730/Leica 530


Rock 3m W of cairn


  • Hump
  • Tump (400-499m)
  • Submarilyn
  • Wainwright
  • Fellranger

Hill / mountain range

Lake District FE

Nearest town

Ambleside, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 007N (The English Lakes)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Mound 130m NE at NY 40355 05275 is 0.83m lower and is Hill 3838, the 487m spot height on 1:50000 map

Demoted to Submarilyn following survey. Hill 3838 is Birkett and deleted Marilyn. See Database Notes