Guide to England's hills & mountains

Wharncliffe Chase

Wharncliffe Chase - Sheffield

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Wharncliffe Chase is the 10853rd 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

Notes & comments

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

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