Black Edge

Black Edge - Derbyshire
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Black Edge is the 5844th highest peak in the British Isles and the 663rd tallest in England


507.0 m (1663 ft)


99.0 m (325 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Trig point


  • Dewey
  • Subhump

Hill / mountain range

Peak District

Nearest town

Buxton, Derbyshire

OS map sheets

OS25: 024W (The Peak District)
OS50: 119 (Buxton & Matlock, Bakewell & Dove Dale)

Notes & comments

Ground 130m to N at SK 06275 77140 and ruined building 650m SSE at SK 06045 76385 of equal height

Alternative summits 507m at SK062771 and SK060763. Deleted from Humps list in March 2011 owing to information from Vector mapping