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Laghtshanaquilla Mountain Leacht Sheanchoille A name in Irish
(poss. Ir. Leacht Sheanchoille [PDT], 'burial monument of the old
wood')
Tipperary County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Conglomerate & purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 629.4m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: R95121 25063 This summit has been logged as climbed by 131 members. Recently by: IainT, Martinpeak, DeirdreRafter, Wendy, tommccarthy, t.jay, PeakPaul, ciarraioch, Ulsterpooka, robertbrown, peter1, Eoin75, delboyir, Wildrover, Krumel
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.072374, Latitude: 52.377561 , Easting: 195122, Northing: 125064 Prominence: 36m,   Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 595072 625114,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Lghtsh, 10 char: Lghtshnql
Bedrock type: Conglomerate & purple sandstone, (Slievenamuck Conglomerate Formation)

This peak is unnamed on the Discovery map. There is a cairn near the summit, which could be the leacht in question. Previously Greenane East in MV.   Laghtshanaquilla is the 239th highest summit in Ireland.

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Bog and heather .. by group   (Show all for Laghtshanaquilla)
 
An Unworthy Thought .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Laghtshanaquilla)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Laghtshanaquilla in area Galty Mountains, Ireland
 
jackill on Laghtshanaquilla, 2005
by jackill  14 Mar 2005
I decided to approach this mountain from R974 209 which is a forest entrance on the side of the main road between Cahir and Mitchelstown.I followed the track through the forest and across a sheepwire fence out on to the open hills. The track marked on the map has stone walls on both sides however its after disappearing into the bog in many places and it is advisable to walk along the edge of it rather than on the track itself. This track leads all the way to the summit. The photo is from the summit (which on review, I took GPS co-ords of R95121 25070 B for) looking across to Sturrakeen with Slieveanard behind. In the distance you can make out Slievenamon in the centre and the Knockanaffrin ridge of the Comeraghs on the right. A good walk to give you a new perspective on the well walked Galtys. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/228/comment/1524/
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Laghtshanaquilla a mountain worth naming! .. by YoungJohn   (Show all for Laghtshanaquilla)
 
A fairly unremarkable hill, I took a gps reading .. by sinbadw   (Show all for Laghtshanaquilla)
 
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