Guide to England's hills & mountains

Hard Rigg

Hard Rigg - Cumbria
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Hard Rigg is the 4827th highest peak in the British Isles and the 505th tallest in England

Elevation

546.0 m (1791 ft)

Prominence

45.0 m (148 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

Reedy knoll 5m NW of trig point on NE side of wall

Category

  • Dewey

Hill / mountain range

North Pennines E

Nearest town

Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 031W (North Pennines)
OS50: 086 (Haltwhistle & Brampton, Bewcastle & Alston)
OS50: 087 (Hexham & Haltwhistle)

Notes & comments

Summit is <10cm higher than trig point base; ground 70m NW at NY 74931 48802 is c 0.5m lower