High Spy

High Spy - Cumbria
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High Spy is the 3006th highest peak in the British Isles and the 268th tallest in England


653.1 m (2143 ft)


147.8 m (485 ft)

Survey method

Abney level/Leica RX1250


Large cairn


Hill / mountain range

Lake District NW

Nearest town

Keswick, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 004S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Ground 7m NE and also 30m S at NY 23420 16200 is as high