Beacon Hill, Rhode Island

Prominence: 206 ft, 63 m

Elevation: 206 feet, 63 meters

True Isolation: 16.33 mi, 26.28 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 205 ft / 63 m
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 10' 32'' N, 71° 35' 29'' W
41.175547, -71.591391 (Dec Deg)
282629 E 4561482 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceRhode Island
County/Second Level RegionWashington
City/TownNew Shoreham (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Beacon Hill:
     EPIC List - States of the USA (Rank #93)
     Most Isolated Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #50)
     Rhode Island County Prominence Peaks (Rank #4)
     Rhode Island Town High Points (Rank #30)
     Atlantic Ocean U.S. Island High Points above 150 feet (Rank #14)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 27
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 25)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2011-06-14 by Ben Lostracco
     2017-04-14 by Dave Covill
     2018-11-15 by Chris Gilsdorf
     2021-09-24 by Dave Dunham
     2021-10-31 by Harvey Sal (GPS Track)
     2022-03-21 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

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Block Island is peppered with established homes and a few of them come with views. This particular one’s also salted with a tad bit of RI Isolation. (2016-05-14). Photo by H Yless.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 206 ft/63 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 206 ft/63 m
  Key Col: Atlantic Ocean    0 ft/0 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 16.33 mi/26.28 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.398095, -71.620213
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Broad Hill  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Mid-Atlantic Highlands
Range5: Northeast Islands/Cape Cod
Drainage BasinsAtlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
IslandBlock Island (Highest Point)
Topo MapBlock Island O41071b5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Beacon Hill stone tower house (2022-03-21). Photo by Steven Fishback.
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