Convict Hill, Texas

Prominence: 50 ft, 16 m

Elevation: 960+ feet, 293+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 3.06 mi, 4.93 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 960 - 970 ft
    (10-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 960 ft / 293 m
    (Range 960 - 970 ft)
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)30° 13' 44'' N; 97° 52' 35'' W
30.228839, -97.876264 (Dec Deg)
608136E 3344677N Zone 14 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionTravis

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     2012-02-07 by Ben Lostracco

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Well known hill along the Balcones Escarpment historically used as a quarry site employing convict labor
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 50 ft/16 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 70 ft/22 m
  Key Col: 910 ft/277 m
Isolation3.06 mi/4.93 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Lewis Mountain  (SW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Great Plains
Range4: Southern Great Plains
Range5: Edwards Plateau
Range6: Hill Country
Drainage BasinsColorado [TX]
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapSignal Hill O30097b8 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Ty Kasey.

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