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Fossy Mountain Hill Laois County, in Binnion List, Thick flaggy sandstone and siltstone Bedrock

Height: 332m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 61 Grid Reference: S55799 88536 This summit has been logged as climbed by 9 members. Recently by: Dbosonnet, Dessie1, Peter Walker, chalky, sandman, paddyhillsbagger, wicklore, Fergalh, eamonoc
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -7.170712, Latitude: 52.945049 , Easting: 255799, Northing: 188536 Prominence: 123m,   Isolation: 5.9km
ITM: 655736 688572,   GPS IDs, 6 char: FsyMnt, 10 char: FsyMntn
Bedrock type: Thick flaggy sandstone and siltstone, (Bregaun Flagstone Formation)

Fossy Mountain is the 1085th highest summit in Ireland.

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Rough track at end to top .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Fossy Mountain)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Fossy Mountain in area South Midlands, Ireland
Picture: Summit Area
 
Walk or Drive.
by sandman  9 Jun 2014
On turning in on the road which runs thru the townland of Orchard Upper i was greeted with a very mucky road at the rear of the first farmyard but fortunately this was short and the road afterwards was a tarred surface up to the forest entrance S5632989179 B. As this gate is normally opened good parking exists but now you can choose to Drive ,Walk, or Bike as a well maintained forest road exists to within meters of the summit. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1113/comment/16099/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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