Knockshield Moor

Knockshield Moor - Northumberland
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Knockshield Moor is the 4240th highest peak in the British Isles and the 428th tallest in England


574.0 m (1883 ft)


28.0 m (92 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Rock 25m NE of cairn


  • Subdewey

Hill / mountain range

North Pennines E

Nearest town

Hexham, Northumberland

OS map sheets

OS25: 031W (North Pennines)
OS50: 086 (Haltwhistle & Brampton, Bewcastle & Alston)
OS50: 087 (Hexham & Haltwhistle)

Notes & comments

Rock 10m NE of cairn at NY 81869 48194 is 10cm lower