Guide to England's hills & mountains

Fountains Fell

Fountains Fell - North Yorkshire

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Fountains Fell is the 2796th highest peak in the British Isles and the 240th tallest in England


668.0 m (2192 ft)


243.0 m (797 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Grassy knoll 15m N of cairn


Hill / mountain range

Yorkshire Dales S

Nearest town

Settle, North Yorkshire

Notes & comments

Knoll is 40cm higher than base of cairn which is at SD 86413 71571