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Route to Claggan NE Top

Slievemore Circuit

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Slieve Meelmore Mountain Sliabh Míol Mór A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Míol Mór [PNNI], 'big mountain of the ants') Down County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 680m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J30594 28702 This summit has been logged as climbed by 492 members. Recently by: Helenha, oldpragmatist, mgtrose, Sweeney, IainT, Lauranna, daithileonard, clacon, Iamcan, ericjones, lw24, Aidy, thomas_g, stevebullers, MichaelG55
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -6.00008, Latitude: 54.190672 , Easting: 330594, Northing: 328702 Prominence: 109m,   Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 730514 828706,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvMlm, 10 char: SlvMlmr
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

A substantial tower has been built on the summit. The spot height is given as 704m on the 1:25,000 map, but this does not square with the contours, which only go up to 680m. Spellack (speilic, ' a splintery rock') is a spur on Slieve Meelmore.   Slieve Meelmore is the 142nd highest summit in Ireland.

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Previous contributor CSD calls this a fairly easy .. by tsunami   (Show all for Slieve Meelmore)
 
Another nice view - this time of Bernagh, with a .. by zeaphod   (Show all for Slieve Meelmore)
 
OonaghG on Slieve Meelmore, 2006
by OonaghG  12 Jun 2006
Anyone out there done the Seven Sevens? I hope to this year. Last weekend we tried out part of the route Bearnagh, Meelmor, Meebeg then across to Ben Crom Dam. However we didn't find a good route across the heather & cut away peat landscape. We kept to the East of Doan and picked up the Ben Crom river for a while before cutting East and scrabbling over the Southern end of Ben Crom itself with a treacherous scramble down the side until we found a bit of a path to the dam itself. Would we have been better heading up Ben Crom earlier and along by its crags (grid ref 309 265 B to 312 261 C). Any thoughts? Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/138/comment/2402/
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The Seventh Seven? .. by Gribster   (Show all for Slieve Meelmore)
 
A view of the tower which is decribed above and a .. by tsunami   (Show all for Slieve Meelmore)
 
Coming off Meelmore on a warm March afternoon .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Slieve Meelmore)
 
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