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Mullaghmeen Hill Mullach Mín A name in Irish
(Ir. Mullach Mín [logainm.ie], 'smooth summit') County Highpoint of Westmeath, in County Highpoint, Binnion Lists, Undifferentiated limestone Bedrock

Height: 258m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 41 Grid Reference: N46924 79379 This place has been logged as visited by 201 members. Recently by: sarahryanowen, DeltaP, fitzsimj, maryt, markmjcampion, Nuala-Mc1, franco, Mike32chp, tomodub, k_mcdermott, murtaghmary, NualaMc, LorraineG60, Daingean, Juanita
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Longitude: -7.289195, Latitude: 53.762078 , Easting: 246924, Northing: 279379 Prominence: 146m,  Isolation: 3.3km
ITM: 646868 779397,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlghmn, 10 char: Mulaghmen
Bedrock type: Undifferentiated limestone, (Visean Limestones (undifferentiated))

Mullaghmeen is the highest point in Co. Westmeath but, at 261m, it has the distinction of being the lowest of all the county tops in Ireland. A walk to its summit is described in Paul Clements' book The Height of Nonsense (147-53). The hill also gives name to the townland (par. Foyran) in which it is located.   Mullaghmeen is the 1260th highest place in Ireland. Mullaghmeen is the highest point in county Westmeath.

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Its a Beech! (forest) .. by group   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
Mullaghmeen is the lowest county top in Ireland, .. by wicklore   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
Geo on Mullaghmeen, 2009
by Geo  29 Jul 2009
Just as an additional info to wicklore's excellent comment on Mullaghmeen, you may be interested in using http://www.coillteoutdoors.ie/?id=53&rec_site=57 to get a general overview and a site map. Also on this page you can download a local map to help find your way to the forest using http://www.coillteoutdoors.ie/fileadmin/user_upload/maps/pdf/location_maps/Mullaghmeenlocmap.pdf
A lovely place for a ramble with family and /or canine friends. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1050/comment/3973/
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Correction to gridref .. by csd   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
Climbed this back in November 2008 as part of my .. by paulocon   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
A Coillte forest like no other .. by csd   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
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