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Fir Mountain Hill Tyrone County, in no lists, Psammite Bedrock

Height: 362m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 13 Grid Reference: H74715 85394 This summit has been logged as climbed by 10 members. Recently by: eflanaga, sandman, Ulsterpooka, Harry Goodman, Fergalh, chalky, Peter Walker, Garmin, AntrimRambler, dr_banuska
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Longitude: -6.841594, Latitude: 54.711017 , Easting: 274715, Northing: 385394 Prominence: 98m,   Isolation: 2.9km
ITM: 674647 885386,   GPS IDs, 6 char: FrM362, 10 char: FrMntn 362
Bedrock type: Psammite, (Corvanaghan Formation)

Fir Mountain is the 1026th highest summit in Ireland.

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An isolated little top. .. by group   (Show all for Fir Mountain)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Fir Mountain in area Sperrin Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Looking S from the top.
 
Maps can deceive!
by Harry Goodman  25 Aug 2015
I climbed Fir Mt. in June 2015 when completing my "new" Local 100 hills. I parked beside a gate into a field leading up to the hill H7447784666. Once across, it was a gentle stroll up to the top. Initially I passed around the left side of an obvious knoll, crossed a wooden gate into another field and then a high barbed wire fence to gain the top and therein lies my tale. Strangely both the OSNI Sheet 13 for the Sperrins and the more detailed Sperrin Activity 1:25,000 scale maps show the spot height 262m as lying within the 250m contour at H747853 D yet there are two small 260m ring contours also shown nearby on these maps. When there I took a GPS reading of my considered high point H7471885393. When I got home I looked at an earlier edition (1991) of OSNI Sheet 13 and found in that map that the spot height 262m was located within the more southerly of the two 260m ring contours. My roamer reading from this older map was H747854 E which corresponded very closely to my GPS reading on the hill. This said when there it is fairly obvious to the eye where the high point lies. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1089/comment/18270/
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