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Cregg Hill Galway County, in Binnion List, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 297m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L71543 52416 This place has been logged as visited by 24 members. Recently by: Wildrover, Fergalh, sandman, DeltaP, juliewoods, Jamessheerin, Caithniadh, strangeweaver, markmjcampion, eamonoc, mcrtchly, kernowclimber, frankmc04, conormcbandon, Peter Walker
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Longitude: -9.936854, Latitude: 53.506218 , Easting: 71543, Northing: 252416 Prominence: 142m,  Isolation: 3km
ITM: 471521 752438,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cregg, 10 char: Cregg
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

Cregg is the 1158th highest place in Ireland.

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Beauty and ugliness in equal measure .. by group   (Show all for Cregg)
 
God bless the good old RTE transmitter access roads!
by Geo  26 Feb 2014
Climbed this about four years ago when it wasn't an MV listed summit. I had seen it from the nearby Diamond Hill. There is an RTE transmitter here and various telecommunications antennae. The cul-de-sac road from the N59 is accessed from L692568 B. We drove south along this (very small) boreen and parked at about L709545 C (as far as I recall). A gentle uphill ramble of about 5km return up to the summit telecoms enclosure with nice views east over the Bens. Nice that it's now included! Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1148/comment/15885/
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Contrasting views .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Cregg)
 
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