Guide to England's hills & mountains

Place Fell

Place Fell - Cumbria

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Place Fell is the 2950th highest peak in the British Isles and the 259th tallest in England


657.0 m (2156 ft)


262.0 m (859 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Rock outcrop 4m SE of cairn


Hill / mountain range

Lake District FE

Nearest town

Ambleside, Cumbria

Notes & comments

Outcrop is 0.3m higher than trig point 30m E (NY 40560 16950); cairn is Wainwright summit.