Blackstone Edge, United Kingdom

Prominence: 102 m, 335 ft

Elevation: 474 meters, 1555 feet

Approx. Isolation: 3.37 km, 2.1 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)53° 38' 32'' N; 2° 2' 32'' W
53.642309, -2.042138 (Dec Deg)
563324E 5944152N Zone 30 (UTM)
CountryUnited Kingdom
County/Second Level RegionRochdale (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Blackstone Edge:
     U.K. County/Unitary Authority High Points (Rank #67)
     England County/Unitary Authority High Points (Rank #19)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2014-01-02 by Peter Stone

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A triangular pillar stands on a broad whaleback of rock at the highest point of this summit, which is the highest point on this section of the Pennine Way. The Way crosses a roman road just to the north.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 102 m/335 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 102 m/335 ft
  Key Col: 372 m/1220 ft
Isolation3.37 km/2.1 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Way Stone Edge  (SE)
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
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Ben Lostracco.

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