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Slieve Bloom Area
Maximum height for area: 527 metres,   Summits in area: 12,   Maximum prominence for area: 420 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 54 For all tops   Highest summit: Arderin, 527m
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Cumber Hill Hill Offaly County, in Binnion List, Thick flaggy sandstone, thin siltstone Bedrock

Height: 316m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 54 Grid Reference: N18885 02159 This summit has been logged as climbed by 9 members. Recently by: chalky, aidand, eamonoc, kernowclimber, mcrtchly, sandman, paddyhillsbagger, Fergalh, wicklore
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Longitude: -7.719018, Latitude: 53.070019 , Easting: 218885, Northing: 202159 Prominence: 118m,   Isolation: 1.9km
ITM: 618830 702192,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CmbrHl, 10 char: Cumber Hil
Bedrock type: Thick flaggy sandstone, thin siltstone, (Clonaslee Member)

Cumber Hill is the 1112th highest summit in Ireland. Cumber Hill is the most westerly summit in the Slieve Bloom area.

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Easy ramble .. by group   (Show all for Cumber Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cumber Hill in area Slieve Bloom, Ireland
Picture: Summit Tree
 
Flat Top
by paddyhillsbagger  15 Feb 2014
Was a little disappointed when I got to the flattish top of Cumber Hill and looked around for signs of a Hill Fort which I failed to find. There were a series of ditches which could have been the earthworks but no signs of stones. I did find 2 deer happily chewing on the heather and a tree at the cross roads of fences which serves as a suitable summit point. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1124/comment/15856/
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Stone age hill fort remains on summit .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Cumber Hill)
 
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