English County Tops

The highest points of 37 English counties

About the County Tops

County           Metres  Feet Name                Map Grid Ref 

Cumbria             978  3209 Scafell Pike      89,90 NY215072  
Northumberland      815  2674 The Cheviot       74,75 NT909205  
Durham              788  2585 Mickle Fell       91,92 NY804243 
North Yorkshire     736  2415 Whernside            98 SD738814  
Herefordshire 63    703  2306 Black Mountain      161 SO255350  
Derbyshire          636  2087 Kinder Scout        110 SK085875 
Lancashire          628  2060 Green Hill           98 SD701820   
Devon               621  2037 High Willhays       191 SX580892 
Cheshire            559  1834 Shining Tor         118 SJ994737 
Shropshire          540  1772 Brown Clee Hill 137,138 SO593865   
Staffordshire       520  1706 Cheeks Hill         119 SK026699    
Somerset            519  1703 Dunkery Beacon      181 SS891415   
Worcestershire      425  1394 Worcestershire      150 SO768452 
Cornwall            420  1378 Brown Willy         201 SX158799 
Gloucestershire     330  1083 Cleeve Hill         163 SO996246   
Surrey              295   968 Leith Hill          187 TQ139431   
Wiltshire           295   968 Milk Hill           173 SU104643 
Hampshire           286   938 Pilot Hill          174 SU398601   
West Sussex         280   919 Black Down      186,197 SU919296  
Dorset              279   915 Lewesdon Hill       193 ST437012   
Leicestershire      278   912 Bardon Hill         129 SK460131 
Buckinghamshire     267   876 Haddington Hill     165 SP890089  
Warwickshire        261   856 Ebrington Hill      151 SP187426   
Oxfordshire         261   856 Whitehorse Hill     174 SU300863   
Kent                251   823 Betsom's Hill       187 TQ435563    
East Sussex         248   814 Ditchling Beacon    198 TQ331130
Hertfordshire       244   801 Pavis Wood *        165 SP914092     
Bedfordshire        243   797 Dunstable Downs     166 TL008194 
Isle of Wight       241   791 St Boniface Down    196 SZ568785   
Northamptonshire    225   738 Arbury Hill         152 SP540587   
Nottinghamshire     204   669 Newtonwood Lane (64)120 SK456605    
Rutland 65          197   646 Cold Overton Park   141 SK827085    
Lincolnshire        168   551 The Wolds           113 TF121964   
Essex               147   482 Chrishall Common    154 TL443362    
Cambridgeshire      146   479 Great Chishill      154 TL428384  
Suffolk             128   420 Great Wood          155 TL786558   
Norfolk             105   345 Beacon Hill         133 TG186413 
Older Outdated County Tops
 County           Metres  Feet Name           Map  Grid Ref  

Avon                264   866 Niver Hill      182  ST565539     
Berkshire           297   974 Walbury Hill    174  SU373616 
Cleveland           328  1076 Gisborough Moor  94  NZ634123   
Greater Manchester  542  1778 Black Chew Head 110  SE056019  
Hereford & Worcs    703  2306 Black Mountain  161  SO255350   
Humberside          246   807 Bishop Wilton   106  SE820569 
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Huntingdonshire      80   263 Boring Field   153  TL047710    
Lancashire Furness  803  2634 Old Man of    96,97  SD272978   
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London              250   821 Botley Hill     187  TQ407562    
Merseyside          179   587 Billinge Hill   108  SD525014   
Middlesex           155   509 Bushey Heath    176  TQ152939   
South Yorkshire     550  1804 Howden Edge     110  SK187943  
Tyne & Wear         259   850 Currock Hill *   88  NZ096593 
West Midlands       271   889 Turner's Hill   139  SO967887    
West Yorkshire      582  1909 Black Hill      110  SE078046   
Westmorland         950  3117 Helvellyn        90  NY342151   
Yorkshire E Riding  246   807 Bishop Wilton   106  SE820569 
Yorkshire N Riding  788  2585 Mickle Fell   91,92  NY804243 
Yorkshire W Riding  736  2415 Whernside        98  SD738814