Guide to England's hills & mountains

Sand Hill

Sand Hill - Cumbria
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Sand Hill is the 1779th highest peak in the British Isles and the 111th tallest in England

Elevation

756.0 m (2480 ft)

Prominence

17.0 m (56 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

Cairn

Category

Hill / mountain range

Lake District NW

Nearest town

Keswick, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 004S (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Rock 15m NNW at NY 18703 21891 is 10cm higher but higher ground could be hidden under cairn