Guide to England's hills & mountains

Little Carrs

Little Carrs - Cumbria
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Little Carrs is the 2477th highest peak in the British Isles and the 195th tallest in England


692.0 m (2270 ft)


7.0 m (23 ft)

Survey method

Abney level




  • Birkett
  • Synge

Hill / mountain range

Lake District S

Nearest town

Ambleside, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 006N (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Note rock 70m SW at NY 27009 01447 is c 50cm higher but cairn corresponds most closely to Birkett's grid reference