Guide to England's hills & mountains

Graystones (Birkett)

Graystones (Birkett) - Cumbria

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Graystones (Birkett) is the 7161st highest peak in the British Isles and the 845th tallest in England

Elevation

456.0 m (1496 ft)

Prominence

78.0 m (256 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

Cairn on rocky outcrop

Category

  • Tump (400-499m)
  • Birkett
  • Synge
  • Fellranger

Hill / mountain range

Lake District NW

Nearest town

Cockermouth, Cumbria

Notes & comments

There are several other tops nearby (eg NY 17784 26422 and NY 17776 26489) of very similar height; Wainwright summit (hill 2489) is at NY 17615 26625

Wainwright is hill 2489