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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 place has been logged as visited by 261 members. Recently by: newpark-cc, DeltaP, atlantic73, odonovansf, imcmahonlfc, guestuser, madeleineblue, Helenha, oldpragmatist, IainT, rleahy, peter1, strangeweaver, stevebullers, bryanjbarry I have visited this place: YES (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 place in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/236/?PHPSESSID=c859b7ovk25dsnhjurvaoj2jp6