Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any mountain area or any detail feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos


Users Online:
Jim Holmes, simon3
Guests online: 139
Recent Contributions

Scarr ridge from Trooperstown Carpark

Caora Bhán: Dunkerron ridge run

Slievenashaska: Wild mountain run

Topped Mountain: Short & simple

Crockmulroney: Good summit for Carn-baggers

Near Lough Curra Mtn, Galty Mountains (Ireland)

Near Ring Hill, Shannon (Ireland)

Oileán Mhuighinse: Galway Island

Into The Coum(eragh)'s

Oileán Mhuighinse: Galway Island

Eanach Mheáin: Galway Island

Dunkerron Spine

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Ben Gorm Mountains Area
Place count in area: 3, OSI/LPS Maps: 37 
Highest place:
Ben Gorm, 700m
Maximum height for area: 700 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 670 metres,
Rating graphic.
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 This place has been logged as visited by 145 members. Recently by: tphase, DeltaP, ckilm, AdventureJunky, IainT, TommyV, Lauranna, IndyMan, Peter Walker, wwwalker, brianmccrossan, HazelDoyle, deirdrenig, mdoc1969, Wilderness
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

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 132nd highest in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/128/?PHPSESSID=8km4nmik40plp2rkj01bri12g1
COMMENTS for Ben Creggan South Top << Prev page 1 2
The perfect vantage point .. by ColinCallanan   (Show all for Ben Creggan South Top)
 
Ben Creggan South Top is in the middle of a fanta .. by gerrym   (Show all for Ben Creggan South Top)
 
3 for 1 if weather permits .. by Daithic   (Show all for Ben Creggan South Top)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ben Creggan South Top in area Ben Gorm Mountains, Ireland
 
simon3 on Ben Creggan South Top, 2003
by simon3  5 May 2003
The summit cairn is being freshly and continuously washed in this picture. It still doesn’t inspire. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/128/comment/477/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
COMMENTS for Ben Creggan South Top << Prev page 1 2
(End of comment section for Ben Creggan South Top.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
"ASTER+": Hillshade and Contours
Courtesy of Tiles GIScience Research Group @ Heidelberg University More detail here
MountainViews.ie Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 11 Million Visitors Per Year. 1200 Contributors.