Add marker to map:              help
Marker Notes X

To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs).

Logged-in registered users only...
When you add a marker, a pop-up box should then appear on the map - fill in the elevation (if known) and a brief description of your marker, then click [save].

To view previously saved markers which fall within the bounds of the map, click the show link (you may need to repeat this if you zoom or pan away from the current position on the map).

Name:Plumgarth Hill
Hill number:16278
Height:134m / 440ft
Parent (Ma):2454  Illgill Head
RHB Section:34B: Lake District - Central & Western Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Southern Fells
County/UA:Cumbria (CoU)
Catchment:Irt, Catchment Boundaries
Class:Tump (100-199m)
Grid ref:NY 12621 00916
Summit feature:outcrop
Col:104m  NY125010  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 89
(1:25k) OL6N
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

Show Map
(Please be considerate with your usage of the OS map pages, as there are daily limits)

View on: Geograph  OS Maps  Streetmap  Magic  NLS  OSM

Full screen map
Switch to Bing Maps view
(Please be considerate with your usage of the Full Screen/Bing Maps pages, as there are monthly limits)

Resize map: portrait / landscape / reset

Map Help, This page uses the Ordnance Survey OpenSpace API
which does not include Explorer (1:25000 scale) mapping.

Show/hide GPS File for mountains/markers shown

Show/hide GPX File for mountains shown

No summit photo available
Hill summit
No portrait photo available
Hill portrait

To contribute a summit or portrait photo for a hill
please contact the hillsummits website

N.B. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way.  Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land.
Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass, and mention the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 33 users)ByDate of Ascent
As others. Gate is rickety.trimarc221/02/2020
Parking on the roadside then a short walk to the top. No paths but nom obstructionsmoorsman09/05/2019
Over gate and up to pleasant top.catman27/04/2019
With Jenx and Bryher, through the rickety gate again, parking outside on verge. On a lovely sunny morning to the slabby top for great viewsnordicstar27/02/2019
A sweet little top to start the day. With B and R.jenx27/02/2019
Wide roadside verge parking by a rickety gate (NY 1275 0098). Straight up.jonglew09/12/2018
Plumgarth Hill from GR: NY 12752 000979ronaldo33327/10/2017
Short walk,nice summitRobertP01/01/2017
Excellent little rocky top. After Irton Pike & the Grand Banks.ngthack21/08/2016
Lovely summit with great views. Pulled onto grass verge and over gate. Past badger sett and on to summit.John Eley06/08/2016
From ENE - gate accessjimbloomer14/03/2016
Solo through the gate at 127008. A very pleasant and quiet area. Headed west to pick up the path that runs north towards Irton Pike.bolton02/11/2015
As per DG, quick dash up after visiting Irton Pike.citygent01/10/2015
As others from disused gate at NY 12752 00979David Gradwell27/08/2015
From gate with parking spot near junction to SE. Unusual little hill, granite summit rocks. Nearby wood and area around seem almost ornamental.Aye Jimmy15/06/2015
From NE, nice little slabby summit.RHW16/05/2015
From the westpeebs07/05/2015
Parked nr gate and quick dash to top, 5 mins from car. Nice topnordicstar06/04/2015
Rambling Ray25/02/2018
Colin Crawford01/04/2017
Wycombe Wanderer04/01/2017
Edwin Gradwell27/08/2015
George Gradwell27/08/2015
Dave Geere04/01/2015