Guide to England's hills & mountains


Dent - Cumbria
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Dent is the 9955th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1358th tallest in England

Also known as

Long Barrow


352.0 m (1155 ft)


175.0 m (574 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Ground 4m NE of cairn


Hill / mountain range

Lake District W

Nearest town

Cleator Moor, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 004S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS25: 303 (Whitehaven & Workington, Cockermouth & Egremont)

Notes & comments

Other undulations within 50m radius of cairn look higher but are not