|Elevation||619 m (2,031 ft)|
|Prominence||24 m (79 ft) |
|Topo map||OS Landranger 191|
Yes Tor is the second highest point on Dartmoor, Devon, South West England, at 619 metres (2,031 ft) above sea level. It is one of only three wholly English peaks south of the Peak District National Park—the others being nearby High Willhays and Hampster Tor—that are above 2,000 feet (610 m).
Yes Tor is 2 metres (7 feet) lower than the nearby High Willhays.
A notable mine is located in the area.
In his memoir Father and Son (1907), Edmund Gosse views Yes Tor, near which he lived when a boy, as an unthreatening and unprepossessing hill: "Alas! We might as well have attempted to rouse the summit of Yes Tor into volcanic action."
In popular culture
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