Howden Edge, United Kingdom

Prominence: 62 m, 203 ft

Elevation: 550+ meters, 1804+ feet

Approx. Isolation: 9.49 km, 5.9 mi
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 550 - 560 m
    (10-meter closed contour)
Alternate Name(s)High Stones
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)53° 26' 44'' N; 1° 43' 7'' W
53.44564, -1.71852 (Dec Deg)
585110E 5922611N Zone 30 (UTM)
CountryUnited Kingdom
County/Second Level RegionSheffield (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Howden Edge:
     U.K. County/Unitary Authority High Points (Rank #49)
     England County/Unitary Authority High Points (Rank #11)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1983-06-18 by James Stone
     2011-05-18 by Peter Stone

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 62 m/203 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 72 m/235 ft
  Key Col: 488 m/1601 ft
Isolation9.49 km/5.9 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bleaklow Head  (W)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Northwest Europe
Range3: Great Britain
Range4: England Hills
Range5: Pennines
Range6: Peak District
Drainage BasinsIslands-Atlantic-Europe
Atlantic Ocean
IslandGreat Britain
OwnershipLand: Peak District National Park
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Peter Stone.

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