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About The Old Man of Coniston


803 metres


416 metres

Summit feature

Cairn 12m SE of trig point





Grid reference

SD 27243 97817



Other names

Coniston Old Man, Old Man of Coniston, Brim Fell

Nearby hills

Scafell Pike (11.0 km)
Scafell (10.8 km)
Symonds Knott (11.0 km)
Helvellyn (18.6 km)
Ill Crag (10.7 km)
Broad Crag (11.1 km)

Nearby towns

Morecambe (37.6 km)
Barrow in Furness (29.7 km)
Lancaster (41.7 km)
Thornton-Cleveleys (55.6 km)
Kendal (24.7 km)
Fleetwood (50.0 km)
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