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Blackstairs Mountains Area
Maximum height for area: 794.4 metres,   Summits in area: 14,   Maximum prominence for area: 706.4 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 68 For all tops   Highest summit: Mount Leinster, 794.4m
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Mount Leinster East Top Mountain For origin of name, see Mount Leinster. Wexford County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite Bedrock

Height: 656.5m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S84435 52788 This summit has been logged as climbed by 208 members. Recently by: tphase, IainT, Kiwitrekker, glencree, tomodub, EefaBee, millsd1, Wilderness, strangeweaver, GSheehy, gernee, AndrewH, walker26, jillsteer, robertbrown
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Longitude: -6.754024, Latitude: 52.62017 , Easting: 284436, Northing: 152788 Prominence: 32.24m,   Isolation: 1.8km
ITM: 684366 652832,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mnt657, 10 char: MntLnstrEs
Bedrock type: Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite, (Blackstones Type 2 Equigranular Granite)

Mount Leinster East Top is the third highest mountain in the Blackstairs Mountains area and the 183rd highest in Ireland. Mount Leinster East Top is the third highest point in county Wexford.

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Moats of Craan
by barryd  30 Dec 2011
This area is called 'The Moats of Craan' - from the various tors on this part of the ridge. There's an interesting area some way NNE of this, down the mountainside. It's the makings of a small coum and in fact there are two or three depressions, the largest of which is about 2-3 metres deep with streams running into it in winter. However the base seems to be rocky under the sedge and bog and the water dissapears to emerge further down hill. This area is called 'The Fleurs of Craan' - maybe Floors but pronounced Fleur. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/184/comment/6649/
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There seems to be some confusion between Black Ro .. by pdowd   (Show all for Mount Leinster East Top)
 
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