Watch Hill

Also known as:Setmurthy Common
Area:Lake District - North Western Fells
Classification:Wainwright Outlying Fell, Marilyn, and HuMP
(also Tump)
Maps:OL4(N) Explorer or 89 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY159318         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:no feature: grassy knoll by forest fence - photo
Notes:knoll 250m W of summit at NY 15664 31833 is lower
Daylight:dawn 06:18, sunrise 06:54, sunset 19:19, dusk 19:55

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Watch Hill
Watch Hill

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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: anne mariecb, beth, gallowshill, Mikew92, and Sylwia J Kociemba.

If you need accommodation we have details of 15 properties offering rooms near Watch Hill. Here are some examples:

5 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£462-2090 per week
4.8km (3.0 miles) away, sleeps 4
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£313-1452 per week
3.7km (2.3 miles) away, sleeps 2
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£403-2211 per week
3.5km (2.2 miles) away, sleeps 6

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