Wharncliffe Chase

Wharncliffe Chase - Sheffield
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Wharncliffe Chase is the 10852nd highest peak in the British Isles and the 1562nd tallest in England


319.0 m (1047 ft)


103.0 m (338 ft)

Survey method

Abney Level


Small embedded rock on raised mound


  • Hump
  • Tump (300-399m)

Nearest town

Stocksbridge, Sheffield

OS map sheets

OS25: 001E (The Peak District)
OS50: 110 (Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth)
OS50: 111 (Sheffield & Doncaster, Rotherham, Barnsley & Thorne)
OS25: 278S (Sheffield & Barnsley)

Notes & comments

317m spot height to north is c. 2m lower

summit 319m from LIDAR data, 317m spot height is not at summit