Guide to England's hills & mountains

Great Sca Fell

Great Sca Fell - Cumbria
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Great Sca Fell is the 3032nd highest peak in the British Isles and the 271st tallest in England


651.0 m (2136 ft)


13.0 m (43 ft)

Survey method

Abney level




  • Wainwright
  • Birkett
  • Synge
  • Fellranger
  • Deleted Nuttall

Hill / mountain range

Lake District N

Nearest town

Keswick, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 004N (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Ground within 5m radius of similar height; cairn built since Wainwright volume was published