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Ben Creggan South TopMountainMeall Láir A name in Irish (prob. Ir. Meall Láir [PDT], 'middle lump')MayoCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock
Height:687mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37Grid Reference: L85846 66102This place has been logged as visited by 146 members. Recently by: Garmin, tphase, DeltaP, ckilm, AdventureJunky, IainT, TommyV, Lauranna, IndyMan, Peter Walker, wwwalker, brianmccrossan, HazelDoyle, deirdrenig, mdoc1969 I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
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. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/128/?PHPSESSID=oioajsv5cql16cek2siu3aolo2