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GlennamongMountainMayoCountyIn Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists
Height:628mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 23/30Grid Reference: F91328 05872This summit has been logged as climbed by 64 members. Recently by: chalky, Wilderness, millsd1, liz50, HillmanImp, PeteBog, douginireland, bria5n1, dodser, savage, lennyantonelli, concorde, mFrank, greenpark, shaygo I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The name makes no sense as applied to a summit. However, nearby is the Glennamong River, S.E. of the summit, flowing into L. Feeagh, so Glennamong is clearly the valley through which the river flows. OSNB mentions it only as a townland name, not that of a peak, so the error may have arisen at the stage of printing the 6 map. Walks: for a route taking in Bengorm, Corranabinnia and Glennamong, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 72-73.
Glennamong is the 233rd highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/232/