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South Wexford Area
Place count in area: 6, OSI/LPS Maps: 68, 69, 76, 77 
Highest place:
Slievecoiltia, 268.5m
Maximum height for area: 268.5 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 187.5 metres,
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Carrickbyrne Hill Hill Carraig Bhrain A name in Irish
(Ir. Carraig Bhrain [logainm.ie], 'Bran's rock') Wexford County, in Binnion List, Felsic volcanics Bedrock

Height: 234m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 76 Grid Reference: S83039 24946 This place has been logged as visited by 32 members. Recently by: DeltaP, Barry28213, peterturner, Pepe, Kennyj, Garmin, jlk, Roen, eamonoc, chalky, Gobbledygook, tbenney, Ann-P, Fergalh, durandii
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Longitude: -6.781594, Latitude: 52.370245 , Easting: 283039, Northing: 124946 Prominence: 150m,  Isolation: 5.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 682969 624996,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crc234, 10 char: CrckbyrHil
Bedrock type: Felsic volcanics, (Campile Formation)

Carrickbyrne Hill, 7 miles east of New Ross, may be the modern name of Aird Leamhnachta, a height which is the subject of a Dindshenchas poem, in which it is said to be in Uí Cheinnselaig (HDGP). See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 227-28) for details of the festive assembly which took place on the Carrickbyrne Hill on 'Rock Sunday' or 'Fraughan Sunday' in mid-July. A grassy sward on its summit is called the Green Loft.   Carrickbyrne Hill is the third highest hill in the South Wexford area and the 1317th highest in Ireland.

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An easy ramble .. by group   (Show all for Carrickbyrne Hill)
 
Just off the N25 there is a car park and informat .. by wicklore   (Show all for Carrickbyrne Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carrickbyrne Hill in area South Wexford, Ireland
Picture: Path uphill from clearing on left
 
Handy walk
by Kennyj  2 Jan 2016
Taking advantage of the brief respite in all the recent rain and flooding I took a quick run up and down Carrickbyrne hill,parked at the recreational area just off the N25 and followed the forest track uphill to a second car park or clearing,picked up a track heading uphill to a viewing point before following a narrow path NE all the way to the trig point at the summit,a bit overgrown in places and fairly wet following all the bad weather.Nothing to see up here today as low cloud and mist covered everything.Handy little walk up and down in 40 mins Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1018/comment/18414/
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Leave the Machete at Home .. by Pepe   (Show all for Carrickbyrne Hill)
 
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