Guide to England's hills & mountains

Whin Crag (Eskdale)

Whin Crag (Eskdale) - Cumbria
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Whin Crag (Eskdale) is the 9778th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1329th tallest in England


358.0 m (1175 ft)


3.0 m (10 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


A few stones by a rock


  • Birkett

Hill / mountain range

Lake District S

Nearest town

Millom, Cumbria

OS map sheets

OS25: 006N (The English Lakes)
OS50: 089 (West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water)
OS50: 090 (Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside)

Notes & comments

Cairn has disappeared; rock 60m E at NY 20102 02345 is higher and rock 175m E at NY 20203 02397 is higher still