Burnhope Seat - Trig Point

Burnhope Seat - Trig Point is the 1860th highest peak in the British Isles and the 121st tallest in England


746.0 m (2448 ft)


1.0 m (3 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Trig point


  • Historic County Top

Hill / mountain range

North Pennines E

Nearest town

Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 031W (North Pennines)
OS50: 091 (Appleby-in-Westmorland)

Notes & comments

Grassy mound 390m WNW at NY 78445 37561 (hill 2714) is c 1.5m higher and highest point of fell

This is the historic Durham county top, the hill summit (hill 2714) was in Cumberland. The Nuttalls book gives this as the summit.