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simon3
2009-07-29 10:30:46
More on "sperrins most southerly missing"
Context of comment:Further on the Missing Sperrin!
Message:Thanks for the report. MountainViews member madfrankie took a look at this one and on the map it appears to have a prominence of 24 metres. As we have said before one of the main things we need to check is prominence. A 419m summit must have a prominence of at least 30m to be included in MV's current lists. Otherwise we would be including things that couldn't really be called hills. One trend in newer mountain lists is to require a prominence of at least 50m however MV has been sticking to 30m

Of course on the other hand if someone goes out and measures that Slieveard has a prominence of 30m, then we would include it.
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