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Lackagh MountainHillBinn Scardáin A name in Irish also Ben Scardaun an extra name in English (prob. Ir. Binn Scardáin [PDT], 'peak of the spout')LeitrimCounty, in Carn List, Cyclothemic sandstone, siltstone, coal Bedrock
Height:449mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 26Grid Reference: G93100 32100This summit has been logged as climbed by 14 members. Recently by: MichaelE, jimbloomer, Garmin, chalky, Fergalh, turfymccloud, leader1, johnnyphil, shaunkelly, paddyhillsbagger, sandman, gerrym, Bernieor, madfrankie I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Also called Ben Scardaun. See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 182-83) for details of the festive assembly on the mountain. The name Boleybrack marked south of the summit belongs to a townland.
Lackagh Mountain is the 731st highest summit in Ireland. Lackagh Mountain is the most southerly summit in the Dartry Mountains area. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/625/