Howden Edge

Howden Edge - Sheffield
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Howden Edge is the 4717th highest peak in the British Isles and the 489th tallest in England

Also known as

High Stones


550.0 m (1804 ft)


62.0 m (203 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Small cairn


  • Dewey
  • Current County/UA Top
  • Administrative County Top

Hill / mountain range

Peak District

Nearest town

Stocksbridge, Sheffield

OS map sheets

OS25: 001E (The Peak District)
OS50: 110 (Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth)