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Ben Gorm Mountains Area
Place count in area: 3, OSI/LPS Maps: 37, MSW 
Highest place:
Ben Gorm, 700m
Maximum height for area: 700 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 670 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Ben Creggan South Top Mountain Meall Láir A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Meall Láir [PDT], 'middle lump') Mayo County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock

Height: 687m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L85846 66102
Place visited by 148 members. Recently by: PaulNolan, Cathal-Kelly, Garmin, tphase, DeltaP, ckilm, AdventureJunky, IainT, TommyV, Lauranna, IndyMan, Peter Walker, wwwalker, brianmccrossan, HazelDoyle
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Longitude: -9.726394, Latitude: 53.632423 , Easting: 85846, Northing: 266102 Prominence: 72m,  Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 485821 766120,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BnC687, 10 char: BnCrgnSthT
Bedrock type: Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite, (Mweelrea Formation)

This peak is unnamed on OS maps, but is called Maul Laur on Bald's map of Co. Mayo (1830). This is probably an anglicisation of Ir. Meall Láir, 'middle lump', indicating its position half-way beween Ben Creggan and Ben Gorm.   Ben Creggan South Top is the third highest mountain in the Ben Gorm Mountains area and the 133rd highest in Ireland.

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Stunning panoramas from amid wild rough ridge .. by group   (Show all for Ben Creggan South Top)
 
This visualisation of the landscape shows the Ben .. by simon3   (Show all for Ben Creggan South Top)
 
The last reddish rays of the sun caught the “Ben .. by simon3   (Show all for Ben Creggan South Top)
 
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Picture: Doo Lough as seen from Ben Creggan South Top.
 
Brendan777 on Ben Creggan South Top, 2009
by Brendan777  17 Sep 2009
Here is a photo I took from near Ben Creggan South Top looking towards Doo Lough with Clare Island and Achill visible in the background. The easternmost side of the Mweelrea range and the western side of Barrclashcame can also be seen. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/128/comment/4110/
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