Guide to England's hills & mountains

Durham Castle

Durham Castle is the 19351st highest peak in the British Isles and the 4229th tallest in England


76.0 m (249 ft)


37.0 m (121 ft)


No feature: ground on E side of motte at top of steps


  • Tump (0-99m)

Nearest town

Durham, Durham

OS map sheets

OS50: 088 (Newcastle upon Tyne, Durham & Sunderland)
OS25: 308 (Durham & Sunderland, Chester-le-Street & Peterlee)

Notes & comments

Ground on S side of motte at NZ 27382 42349 may be as high