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Lettermore Hill Leitir Móir A name in Irish
Leitir (or leitreach) - hillside; Mór - great, big. Galway County, in Binnion List, Monzogranite, small megacrysts Bedrock

Reachable "On Foot " Y
Height: 117m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 44 Grid Reference: L89125 28564 This place has been logged as visited by 17 members. Recently by: DavidWalsh, DeltaP, Jamessheerin, juliewoods, paddyhillsbagger, eamonoc, Stiofan, deirdrenig, bryanmccabe, conormcbandon, chalky, fieldoptic, mdoc1969, sandman, masiakaBlr
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Longitude: -9.663613, Latitude: 53.296002 , Easting: 89125, Northing: 228564 Prominence: 117m,  Isolation: 9.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 489099 728591,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Ltrmr, 10 char: Lettermore
Bedrock type: Monzogranite, small megacrysts, (Callowfinish Granite)

http://www.logainm.ie/1373044.aspx   Leitir Móir is the 1486th highest place in Ireland. Leitir Móir is the most southerly summit in the South Connemara area.

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Great Afternoon. .. by sandman   (Show all for Leitir Móir)
 
The only trig Pillar with a seat !
by Fergalh  25 Aug 2014
Drive onto Lettermore island, then at Lettermore village take first right. Park at space just before cottage at L89143 29114 C. Then proceed up hill to see a stunning vista. And this has the only trig pillar with a seat on all four sides ! Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1372/comment/17624/
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Trig-bench .. by fieldoptic   (Show all for Leitir Móir)
 
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