Guide to England's hills & mountains

Wheatley Hill

Wheatley Hill is the 12713th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1995th tallest in England

Elevation

261.0 m (856 ft)

Prominence

32.0 m (105 ft)

Features

Ground between two reservoir tanks

Category

  • Tump (200-299m)

Nearest town

Stanley, Durham

OS map sheets

OS50: 088 (Newcastle upon Tyne, Durham & Sunderland)
OS25: 307 (Consett & Derwent Reservoir, Stanhope)
OS25: 308 (Durham & Sunderland, Chester-le-Street & Peterlee)

Notes & comments

Ground against tanks is higher but man-made