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ShanlieveMountainSeanshliabh A name in Irish (Ir. Seanshliabh [PNNI], 'old mountain')DownCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Granite granophyre Bedrock
Height:626mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29Grid Reference: J24068 22669This summit has been logged as climbed by 250 members. Recently by: peter1, strangeweaver, stevebullers, bryanjbarry, Niamhq, Rory87, AnthonyN, rowanofravara, Teresa-ms, Peter_I, Cobhclimber, trostanite, crankechick, paddyman, mountainmike I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
What is meant by 'old mountain'?, one may ask. Names of this type usually refer to the fact that a place was cleared for agricultural exploitation at an early date and acquired their name when activity shifted to a new area.
Shanlieve is the 246th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/236/