Swyre Head ( in the background here ) offers a good view over the Isle of Purbeck English Channel coast
He bears the same name as the Swyre Head on the Jurassic Coast. The two Heads Swyre apart about 18 kilometers.
Swyre Head is about 800 meters from the coast set back and is therefore not on the trail South West Coast Path. However, it can be easily reached from the villages of Kingston and Kimmeridge.
On Swyre Head is a trigonometric point with 203 meters height, but a tumulus ( grave mound ), now fully landscaped, is the highest point at 208 meters above sea level.
Swyre Head is made of chalk and is part of the extensive southern English chalk formation.
- Mountain in Europe
- Mountain in England
- Mountain under 1000 meters
- Isle of Purbeck
- Jurassic Coast
- Geography (Dorset)