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Abbey HillHillCnoc na Mainistreach A name in Irish (Ir. Cnoc na Mainistreach [logainm.ie], 'hill of the abbey')ClareCounty, in Binnion List, Bedded & massive fossiliferous limestone Bedrock
Height:240mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 51Grid Reference: M30110 10369This place has been logged as visited by 80 members. Recently by: eeimly, omurchu, conormcbandon, harry66, lw24, shaunkelly, JMarc, Cathal-Kelly, bossyboots, mcrtchly, kernowclimber, carofurey, Dessie1, On-the-hills, TommyV I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The name refers to Corcomroe Abbey, which is located on the south side of the hill, near Bell Harbour (Bealaclugga). Walks: for a walk to the summit of Abbey Hill and around the N slopes, see Kevin Corcoran, West of Ireland Walks, 43-50, or Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 24-25.
Abbey Hill is the 1177th highest summit in Ireland. Abbey Hill is the most northerly summit in the West Clare area. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1009/