Guide to England's hills & mountains

Brown Knoll

Brown Knoll is the 4334th highest peak in the British Isles and the 441st tallest in England


569.0 m (1867 ft)


36.0 m (118 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Trig point


  • Dewey

Hill / mountain range

Peak District

Nearest town

Buxton, Derbyshire

OS map sheets

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

Notes & comments

Ground on circumference of circle of 5m radius is highest ground; ground within is peat bog