A Hewitt is a hill in England, Wales or Ireland over two thousand feet (609.6 m) high with a relative height of at least 30 m. The list was compiled and is maintained by Alan Dawson.
There are 525 Hewitts in total: 178 in England, 137 in Wales and 211 in Ireland. (Black Mountain is in both England and Wales.) Scotland is not included because it has so many mountains; instead there are separate lists called Munros, Corbetts, Donalds, and Grahams. Royal motto: Dieu et mon droit (French: God and my right) Englands location within the UK Official language English de facto Capital London de facto Largest city London Area - Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population - Total (2001) - Density Ranked 1st UK 49,138,831 377/km² Religion... National motto: Cymru am byth (Welsh: Wales for ever) Waless location within the UK Official languages English and Welsh Capital Cardiff Largest city Cardiff First Minister Rhodri Morgan Area - Total Ranked 3rd UK 20,779 km² Population - Total (2001) - Density Ranked 3rd UK 2,903,085 140/km² NUTS... Black Mountain is a mountain in the Black Mountains (not to be confused with the Black Mountain range of hills). ... Scotland (Alba in Scottish Gaelic) is a country or nation and former independent kingdom of northwest Europe, and one of the four constituent parts of the United Kingdom. ... Aonach Eagach, a popular ridge between two munros in Glen Coe, Meall Dearg and Sgorr nam Fiannaidh A Munro is a Scottish hill with a height over 3000 feet (914. ... A Corbett is a hill in Scotland between 2500 and 3000 feet (762–914. ... Donalds are hills in the Scottish lowlands over 2000 feet (609. ... A Graham is a hill in Scotland with a height between 2000 and 2500 feet (609. ...
Some hillwalkers attempt to climb all the Hewitts; this is a form of peak bagging. Hillwalking or fellwalking is the recreational practice of hiking in mountainous terrain. ... Peak bagging (also hill bagging, mountain bagging, or among enthusiasts, just bagging) is a popular activity for hillwalkers and mountaineers in which they attempt to reach the summit of each peak in a region above some height, or having a particular feature. ...
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