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Maumfin Hill Mám Fionn A name in Irish
(Ir. Mám Fionn [TR], 'white pass') Galway County, in Binnion List, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 172m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L64700 58800 This summit has been logged as climbed by 10 members. Recently by: markwallace, deirdrenig, mdoc1969, Oileanach, chalky, taobear, juliewoods, Jamessheerin, shaunkelly, ahendroff
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Longitude: -10.042679, Latitude: 53.561825 , Easting: 64700, Northing: 258800 Prominence: 157m,   Isolation: 3.5km
ITM: 464679 758820,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mmfn, 10 char: Maumfin
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

Maumfin is properly the name of a townland on the slopes of this hill. Tievegarriff is another townland which extends to the summit and whose name may be connected with this hill.   Maumfin is the 1429th highest summit in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Maumfin in area Twelve Bens, Ireland
Picture: Maumfin summit cairn, with views to Ballinakill Harbour and Twelve Bens beyond
 
Fenced-in summit with good views
by markwallace  30 Mar 2016
Small as this hill is, it has a biggish, well-constructed summit cairn, and has nice views over Ballynakill Harbour, Twelve Bens, and the North Connemara coastline. Mweelrea, Croagh Patrick and Achill also visible on a clear day. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1044/comment/18479/
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No access on 27.02.2012 .. by FilHil   (Show all for Maumfin)
 
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