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BirreencorraghMountainBirín Corrach A name in Irish (Ir. Birín Corrach [logainm.ie], 'rocky little spike')MayoCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Quartzites and psammitic schists. Bedrock
Height:698mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 23/31Grid Reference: G02456 05007This summit has been logged as climbed by 98 members. Recently by: IainT, IndyMan, Peter Walker, Djouce, david bourke, GSheehy, aidand, Garmin, ckilm, Peter_I, Oileanach, peter1, shaunkelly, Wilderness, David-Guenot I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The element birín is rare in Irish names, but also occurs unqualified in Birreen, an outlier of Croaghmoyle. Walks: for a route to the summit from the N, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 70.
Birreencorragh is the 118th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/112/