Guide to England's hills & mountains

Old Backbarrow

Old Backbarrow is the 16600th highest peak in the British Isles and the 3373rd tallest in England

Elevation

152.0 m (499 ft)

Prominence

38.0 m (125 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

Rock

Category

  • Tump (100-199m)

Hill / mountain range

Lake District FE

Nearest town

Grange-Over-Sands, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 007S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 096 (Barrow-in-Furness & South Lakeland)
OS50: 097 (Kendal & Morecambe, Windermere & Lancaster)

Notes & comments

Ground 120m E is 1m lower