Glede Howe

Glede Howe - Cumbria
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Glede Howe is the 6685th highest peak in the British Isles and the 776th tallest in England


476.0 m (1562 ft)


6.0 m (20 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Turf on rock


  • Birkett

Hill / mountain range

Lake District FE

Nearest town

Penrith, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 005S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Birkett's alternative, cairned summit 150m NNW at NY 52071 12174 is 2m lower