Guide to England's hills & mountains

Thorn Crag

Thorn Crag - Cumbria
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Thorn Crag is the 3157th highest peak in the British Isles and the 283rd tallest in England

Elevation

642.0 m (2106 ft)

Prominence

10.0 m (33 ft)

Survey method

Obvious summit

Features

Cairn

Category

  • Birkett
  • Synge

Hill / mountain range

Lake District C

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

Cairn 50m E at NY 28010 07132 is lower