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South Wexford Area
Place count in area: 6, OSI/LPS Maps: 68, 69, 76, 77 
Highest place:
Slievecoiltia, 268.5m
Maximum height for area: 268.5 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 187.5 metres,
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Lacken Hill Hill Wexford County, in Binnion List, Green & grey slate with thin siltstone Bedrock

Height: 193m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 76 Grid Reference: S75996 28157 This place has been logged as visited by 16 members. Recently by: Barry28213, peterturner, Corkonian, jlk, newpark-cc, hivisibility, Kennyj, Pepe, jackill, eamonoc, chalky, paddyhillsbagger, sandman, Fergalh, Gobbledygook
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Longitude: -6.884234, Latitude: 52.400115 , Easting: 275996, Northing: 128157 Prominence: 107m,  Isolation: 7.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 675928 628206,   GPS IDs, 6 char: LcknHl, 10 char: Lacken Hil
Bedrock type: Green & grey slate with thin siltstone, (Ballylane Formation)

Lacken Hill is the 1400th highest place in Ireland. Lacken Hill is the second most northerly summit and also the second most westerly in the South Wexford area.

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Forest Walk to Hilltop .. by Gobbledygook   (Show all for Lacken Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Lacken Hill in area South Wexford, Ireland
Picture: Spruce Carpet moth.
 
Not alone.
by paddyhillsbagger  10 Jun 2014
On an early morning solo walk on Lacken Hill it wasn't only the lost souls of 1798 that accompanied me. I noticed small brownish moths flying in and about the forestry that spreads it's way around the slopes of this lovely little hill. Keeping a handy pot in my kit-bag I eventually captured one of them for a photo and ID. Turns out they were Spruce Carpet moths, common moths on the wing May to July and later September to November. Look out for them on a hill near you! Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1300/comment/16102/
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Great views. Good spot. .. by Corkonian   (Show all for Lacken Hill)
 
1798 Rebel Camp. .. by sandman   (Show all for Lacken Hill)
 
Steeped in history .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Lacken Hill)
 
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