Bleaklow Head

Bleaklow Head is the 3295th highest peak in the British Isles and the 303rd tallest in England


633.0 m (2077 ft)


128.0 m (420 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Tiny cairn on peat hag


Hill / mountain range

Peak District

Nearest town

Glossop, Derbyshire

OS map sheets

OS25: 001W (The Peak District)
OS50: 110 (Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth)

Notes & comments

Cairn is 0.75m higher than top of large cairn 50m W at SK 09415 96075

Nuttalls give the large cairn at SK092959 but mention that the new location is slightly higher. Bridge also gave this position together with an alternative at SK115963.