Guide to England's hills & mountains

Honister Crag

Honister Crag - Cumbria
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Honister Crag is the 3281st highest peak in the British Isles and the 300th tallest in England

Also known as

Black Star


634.0 m (2080 ft)


21.0 m (69 ft)

Survey method

Abney level/Leica RX1250


Rock outcrop at cliff edge


Hill / mountain range

Lake District W

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

New Nuttall November 2004. Summit measurement is 634.0m and col measurement 613.0m