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GaniamoreHillGáinne Mór A name in Irish (Ir. Gáinne Mór [An tOrdú Logainmneacha (Ceantair Ghaeltachta) 2008], 'great arrow/dart')DonegalCounty, in Binnion List, Grey carbonaceous pelitic schist Bedrock
Height:207mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2Grid Reference: C11272 40027This summit has been logged as climbed by 23 members. Recently by: kenmoore, Aidy, sandman, RyanLavery, chalky, dregish, David-Guenot, Lucky1, cerosti, Garmin, Wildcat, AntrimRambler, kipper, Jag, Peter Walker I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The highest hill on Rosguill. The Metrical Dindsenchas contains a reference to Sliab Guill, which the editor Edward Gwynn identifies with Rosguill, so it may be an old name for Ganiamore or may have referred to all the upland/rough pasture on Rosguill. See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 142-43) for details of the festive assembly on Ganiamore.
Gáinne Mór is the 1374th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1033/