Hartsop Above How

Hartsop Above How - Cumbria
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Hartsop Above How is the 4102nd highest peak in the British Isles and the 418th tallest in England

Also known as

Gill Crag - Hartsop Above How


581.0 m (1906 ft)


27.0 m (89 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Knoll of rock and grass


Hill / mountain range

Lake District E

Nearest town

Ambleside, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 005S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Local topography fits Wainwright's sketch and knoll is several metres higher than any other top on ridge; embedded rock on knoll 240m away at NY 38540 12105 is probably Wainwright's NE summit

Reference to Wainwright book 1 shows this to be intended summit