Also known as:Mellbreak South Top
Area:Lake District - Western Fells
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Marilyn, Dodd, Dewey, and HuMP
(also Fellranger, Synge, and Tump)
Maps:OL4(S) Explorer or 89 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY148186         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:small cairn on flat rock
Notes:cairn described by Wainwright no longer present but may have been on small rocky outcrop 55m S at NY 14839 18558; this is 2m lower
Daylight:dawn 07:10, sunrise 07:46, sunset 18:10, dusk 18:46
External links:Wikipedia

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If you need accommodation we have details of 28 properties offering rooms near Mellbreak. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£318-1614 per week
8.3km (5.1 miles) away, sleeps 3
5 Tourist Board Assessed Cottage
£631-3340 per week
9.2km (5.7 miles) away, sleeps 4
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£325-1798 per week
9.7km (6.0 miles) away, sleeps 4

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