Great Rigg

Area:Lake District - Eastern Fells
County:Westmorland and Furness
Country:England
Classification:Wainwright, Birkett, Hewitt, and Nuttall
(also Fellranger, Synge, Sim, and Tump)
Height:766.4m (with a drop of 31m)
Maps:OL5(S), OL7(N) Explorer or 90 Landranger
Grid Ref:NY355104         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock 15m NE of cairn - photo
Notes:cairn (NY 35584 10395) is Wainwright
Daylight:dawn 03:52, sunrise 04:44, sunset 21:34, dusk 22:26
External links:Wikipedia

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Greenhead Gill, Stone Arthur and Great Rigg
Greenhead Gill, Stone Arthur and Great Rigg


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