Black Crags (Mickleden)

Black Crags (Mickleden) - Cumbria
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Black Crags (Mickleden) is the 3993rd highest peak in the British Isles and the 401st tallest in England


588.0 m (1929 ft)


30.0 m (98 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Small cairn


  • Dewey
  • Birkett
  • Synge

Hill / mountain range

Lake District S

Nearest town

Keswick, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 006N (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Rock is 10cm higher than rock slab 15m N and about same height as ground 50m N at NY 25557 08105