Guide to Scotland's hills & mountains

Black Hill

Black Hill - Midlothian
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Black Hill is the 6012th highest peak in the British Isles and the 4247th tallest in Scotland

Elevation

501.0 m (1644 ft)

Prominence

184.0 m (604 ft)

Features

Cairn

Category

Nearest town

Penicuik, Midlothian

OS map sheets

OS50: 065 (Falkirk & Linlithgow, Dunfermline)
OS50: 066 (Edinburgh, Penicuik & North Berwick)
OS25: 344 (Pentland Hills)

Notes & comments

Ground 35m ENE may be as high