Guide to England's hills & mountains

Hen Comb

Hen Comb - Cumbria
© David Purchase and licensed for reuse under this Licence

Hen Comb is the 5776th highest peak in the British Isles and the 654th tallest in England

Elevation

509.0 m (1670 ft)

Prominence

140.0 m (459 ft)

Survey method

Obvious summit

Features

Cairn

Category

  • Hump
  • Dewey
  • Submarilyn
  • Wainwright
  • Birkett
  • Synge
  • Fellranger

Hill / mountain range

Lake District W

Nearest town

Cockermouth, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 004S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS25: 303 (Whitehaven & Workington, Cockermouth & Egremont)