High Stones, England

Prominence: 62 m, 203 ft

Elevation: 550+ meters, 1804+ feet

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

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Lists that contain High Stones:
     U.K. County/Unitary Authority High Points (Rank #49)
     England County/Unitary Authority High Points (Rank #11)
     Ethels of the Peak District (Rank #9)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 58
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 51)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1983-06-18 by James Stone
     1984-08-26 by James Stone
     2011-05-18 by Peter Stone
     2021-06-01 by David Howells (GPS Track)
     2023-03-08 by Chris Williams
     2023-04-14 by Tom Milliard

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Highpoint of Sheffield Unitary Authority
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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
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 9.49 km/5.9 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 53.465, -1.7933
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bleaklow Head  (W)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Northwest Europe
Range3: Great Britain
Range4: England Hills
Range5: Pennines
Range6: Peak District
Drainage BasinsTrent
North Sea
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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