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Keenaght Area
Maximum height for area: 399 metres,   Summits in area: 5,   Maximum prominence for area: 270 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 4, 7, 8 For all tops   Highest summit: Donald's Hill, 399m
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Gortnessy Hill Hill Derry County, in no lists, Psammite & pelite Bedrock

Height: 176m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 7 Grid Reference: C50431 17093 This summit has been logged as climbed by 6 members. Recently by: sandman, Garmin, Aidy, Harry Goodman, AntrimRambler, Peter Walker
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -7.212781, Latitude: 54.998746 , Easting: 250431, Northing: 417093 Prominence: 98m,   Isolation: 8.2km
ITM: 650369 917078,   GPS IDs, 6 char: GrtnHl, 10 char: GrtnsyHil
Bedrock type: Psammite & pelite, (Ballykelly Formation)

Gortnessy Hill is the 1421th highest summit in Ireland. Gortnessy Hill is the most westerly in the Keenaght area.

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A hill in name but ........! .. by group   (Show all for Gortnessy Hill)
One to forget or, better still, ignore! .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Gortnessy Hill)
Not much of a walk .. by Aidy   (Show all for Gortnessy Hill)
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In defence of Gortnessy...well, slightly
by Peter Walker  29 Mar 2015
Harry Goodman is fundamentally right about the relative lack of merits of Gortnessy Hill...it'll never be worth a specific visit. But it's quite nice in late summer if you happen to be passing... Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1320/comment/17895/
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