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Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)
582m (1910ft)

The Dark Peak Area, The Peak District, West Yorkshire, England

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) is the highest point in the county of West Yorkshire.


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English Dewey
28th highest in England,
66th in England & Wales

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English Marilyn
55th highest in England,
794th in Great Britain

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English Trig Point (Pillar)

Walk Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) walking UK Mountains in The Dark Peak Area The Peak District National Park West Yorkshire Derbyshire   England

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) Summit

Photo: Geoff Smithson

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL1
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)


OS Landranger Map 110
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)



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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

Mark Pritchard walked up on September 25th, 2020 [from/via/route] Walk from Brownhill Resevoir, through Holme, over Digley Dam, up to Black Hill Trig Point, past Transmitter, over Twizle Head Moss to crossley Plantation and back to res [with] Tim Bailey [weather] Good sunny day but very windy on the high ground

Mike Walker climbed on March 6th, 2003 [from/via/route] Walk d205 Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) and Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) from Crowden [with] T, AS [weather] OK

Christine Shepherd bagged on January 5th, 2019 [from/via/route] Walked up via the Kirklees Way and down by the Pennine Way from Wessenden Head. [with] On my own [weather] Cold and quite dull but dry - I was going to walk wy176 but as the forecast was doubtful I climbed Black Fell first had my lunch in the car and then had a lovely walk down to the Reservoirs and back by the same route.

Margaret Richards hiked on July 25th, 2011 [from/via/route] wy176 Black Hill & Black Moss Reservoir from Wessenden Head [with] Don [weather] Misty at times - boggy on old Pennine way part particularly

Louis Smith summited during July, 2016 [from/via/route] guessed date

Geoffrey Robertshaw conquered on August 22nd, 2017 [from/via/route] A635 [weather] Nice - Great Views

Chris Faulkner scaled on July 1st, 2016 [from/via/route] 2nd day of Pennine Way [with] Michelle chandler [weather] Wet

Ian Barker walked up on December 10th, 2010 [with] Peter Godfrey

Andrew Else climbed on July 26th, 2016 [weather] Overcast

Andrew Heath bagged during September, 1998 [from/via/route] Edale [with] David [weather] Sunny

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

The Pennine Way on Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) with Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) in the distance

The Pennine Way on Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) with Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) in the distance

Photo: Simon Jacks (28)

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) from Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks)

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) from Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks)

Photo: Pete Shapter (2)

The view from the summit of Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

The view from the summit of Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (716)

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) summit

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) summit

Photo: Peter Ellis (7)

On Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

On Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

Photo: Mike Hart (1)

Laddow Rocks with Bleaklow Hill beyond from Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

Laddow Rocks with Bleaklow Hill beyond from Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

Photo: Mike Hart (4)

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) from Royd Edge

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) from Royd Edge

Photo: Gordon Leather (2)

Me on the top of Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

Me on the top of Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

Photo: Debs Lyon (2)

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) from near Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks)

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) from near Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks)

Photo: Geoff Smithson (7)

Sunshine on The Pennine Way on Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) looking towards Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

Sunshine on The Pennine Way on Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) looking towards Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)

Photo: Simon Jacks (30)


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