Hensbarrow Beacon

Hensbarrow Beacon - Cornwall
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Hensbarrow Beacon is the 11034th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1601st tallest in England


313.0 m (1027 ft)


6.0 m (20 ft)

Survey method

Obvious summit


Ground at boundary stone 8m north of trig point


  • Unclassified

Nearest town

St Austell, Cornwall

OS map sheets

OS25: 106 (Newquay & Padstow)
OS50: 200 (Newquay & Bodmin, Camelford & St Austell)

Notes & comments

All visible china clay tips are higher (Abney level)

Replaced by 19290 Hensbarrow Downs in Feb 2017