Guide to England's hills & mountains

Hampsfell

Hampsfell - Cumbria
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Hampsfell is the 14009th highest peak in the British Isles and the 2399th tallest in England

Elevation

222.0 m (728 ft)

Prominence

105.0 m (344 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

Limestone paving: 120m N by E of Hospice

Category

  • Hump
  • Tump (200-299m)

Hill / mountain range

Lake District FE

Nearest town

Grange-Over-Sands, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 007S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 096 (Barrow-in-Furness & South Lakeland)
OS50: 097 (Kendal & Morecambe, Windermere & Lancaster)

Notes & comments

This ground is higher than Hospice (SD 39932 79372) and limestone paving 35m S of Hospice (SD 39937 79338)

Separate hill entry (2696) exists for Wainwright Outlier 220m at SD399793