Way Stone Edge

Way Stone Edge - Rochdale
© Humphrey Bolton and licensed for reuse under this Licence

Way Stone Edge is the 6525th highest peak in the British Isles and the 757th tallest in England

Also known as

Moss Moor


482.0 m (1581 ft)


94.0 m (308 ft)


No feature about 100m NW of boundary fence


  • Tump (400-499m)
  • Subhump
  • Current County/UA Top

Nearest town

Littleborough, Rochdale

OS map sheets

OS25: 021S (South Pennines)
OS50: 109 (Manchester, Bolton & Warrington)

Notes & comments

Very flat-topped featureless summit; small cairn at SD 99928 14045 may be as high

Border runs inside 480m contour for 500m to East to SE 00390 14130