Guide to England's hills & mountains

Gavel Fell

Gavel Fell - Cumbria
© Michael Graham and licensed for reuse under this Licence

Gavel Fell is the 5291st highest peak in the British Isles and the 585th tallest in England


526.0 m (1726 ft)


75.0 m (246 ft)

Survey method

Abney level




Hill / mountain range

Lake District W

Nearest town

Cockermouth, Cumbria

OS map sheets

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

Notes & comments

Ground (no feature) 125m NNW at NY 11660 18500 is as high and corresponds to 526m spot height on 1:25,000 map