Great Borne

Area:Lake District - Western Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, Nuttall, and HuMP
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:OL4(S) Explorer or 89 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY123163         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock - photos
Notes:rock is 22m S of trig point (Wainwright's summit at NY 12392 16383) and 40cm higher than rock by trig point; rock is 12m S of windshelter (Birkett's summit at NY 12395 16373) and 10cm higher than its floor; Wainwright's 'north top' is lower
Daylight:dawn 06:35, sunrise 07:12, sunset 16:41, dusk 17:19
External links:Wikipedia

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Great Borne from Mellbreak
Great Borne from Mellbreak

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5 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£363-2105 per week
11.6km (7.2 miles) away, sleeps 4
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£250-1162 per week
9.3km (5.7 miles) away, sleeps 4
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£410-1786 per week
11.6km (7.2 miles) away, sleeps 4

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