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Soldiers hill Hill Donegal County, in Binnion List, Hornblendic and sometimes schistose Bedrock

Height: 174m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 3 Grid Reference: C42400 53900 This summit has been logged as climbed by 6 members. Recently by: AntrimRambler, Harry Goodman, chalky, Aidy, Garmin, Peter Walker
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Longitude: -7.332761, Latitude: 55.330078 , Easting: 242400, Northing: 453900 Prominence: 105m,   Isolation: 4.7km
ITM: 642340 953877,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Sldrhl, 10 char: Sldrshil
Bedrock type: Hornblendic and sometimes schistose, (Metadolerite & Lithologically diver)

Soldiers hill is the 1426th highest summit in Ireland. Soldiers hill is the second most northerly summit in the Inishowen area. It's also the second most northerly summit in .

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Picture: Soldiers Hill and Five Finger Strand seen across Trawbreaga Bay
Armed Forces
Short Summary created by Peter Walker,  5 May 2014
Soldiers Hill is a somewhat squat eminence, but its location overlooking Inishowen's glorious western seaboard makes up for any (and indeed all) of its structural shortcomings.

Start from the viewpoint overlooking Five Finger Strand at (422537 A) where there is a spacious car park and a monument. Hop over the fence opposite and head up to the skyline. Various hummocks present themselves when the slope eases off; the highest is just before a fence and has a low cairn of white stones. The summit slopes are extensive and the best views (which are very, very good looking south) are obtained during the ascent. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1323/comment/15567/
Handy Views .. by Aidy   (Show all for Soldiers hill)
A tonic for the troops... .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for Soldiers hill)
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