Guide to England's hills & mountains

Waddles Down

Waddles Down - Devon
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Waddles Down is the 13098th highest peak in the British Isles and the 2108th tallest in England


248.0 m (814 ft)


113.0 m (371 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Ground 15m W of trig point behind BT mast compound


  • Hump
  • Tump (200-299m)

Nearest town

Crediton, Devon

OS map sheets

OS25: 114S (Exeter & the Exe Valley)
OS50: 191 (Okehampton & North Dartmoor)

Notes & comments

Trig point (SX 86562 94701) is 0.5m lower

alternative summit 1.5km west at SX851947