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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 133 members. Recently by: ckilm, ilenia, IainT, Martinpeak, DeirdreRafter, Wendy, tommccarthy, t.jay, PeakPaul, ciarraioch, Ulsterpooka, robertbrown, peter1, Eoin75, delboyir
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.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/228/
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Bog and heather
Short Summary created by jackill,  9 Dec 2011
Park at R974 209 A which is a forest entrance on the side of the main road between Cahir and Mitchelstown, room for 3 cars.Cross the barrier and follow the track through the forest going left then left again and across a sheepwire fence out on to the open hillside. The track marked on the OS 1:50000 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. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/228/comment/4988/
 
An Unworthy Thought .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Laghtshanaquilla)
 
I decided to approach this mountain from R974 20 .. by jackill   (Show all for Laghtshanaquilla)
 
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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