Guide to England's hills & mountains

Whitehorse Hill

Whitehorse Hill - Oxfordshire
© Philip Halling and licensed for reuse under this Licence

Whitehorse Hill is the 12694th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1993rd tallest in England

Elevation

261.0 m (856 ft)

Prominence

79.0 m (259 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

No feature

Category

  • Tump (200-299m)
  • Current County/UA Top
  • Administrative County Top

Nearest town

Faringdon, Oxfordshire

OS map sheets

OS25: 170W (Abingdon, Wantage & Vale of White Horse)
OS50: 174 (Newbury & Wantage, Hungerford & Didcot)

Notes & comments

Highest man-made ground is 60m SW at SU 30071 86338 on ramparts near trig point; ground 85m NE at SU 30170 86437 is as high but man-made; ground 30m S is just lower