Great Knipe

Great Knipe is the 5625th highest peak in the British Isles and the 632nd tallest in England


514.9 m (1689 ft)


65.9 m (216 ft)

Survey method

Leica NA730


Rock outcrop 6m S of trig point


  • Dewey

Hill / mountain range

North Pennines W

Nearest town

Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 019N (Howgill Fells and Upper Eden Valley)
OS50: 091 (Appleby-in-Westmorland)
OS50: 092 (Barnard Castle & surrounding area)

Notes & comments

Middle top 175m ENE (NY 86925 14494) is just 1.5cm lower, East top 370m away (NY 87121 14442) is 66cm lower