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Silver Hill Mountain Cruach an Airgid A name in Irish
also Croaghanarget an extra name in English
(Ir. Cruach an Airgid [OSI], 'stack of the silver') Donegal County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Feldspathic psammite; quartzite, marble Bedrock

Height: 600m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 11 Grid Reference: G90655 91281 This summit has been logged as climbed by 63 members. Recently by: melohara, simoburn, garrettd, kenmoore, chalky, Garmin, Rob_Lee, dodser, Onzy, Colin Murphy, Wilderness, Vikingr2013, david bourke, Fergalh, kernowclimber
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.146005, Latitude: 54.769354 , Easting: 190655, Northing: 391281 Prominence: 155m,   Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 590604 891272,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvrHl, 10 char: Silver Hil
Bedrock type: Feldspathic psammite; quartzite, marble, (Lough Eske Psammite Formation)

Also known as Croaghanarget [PWJ], which is the name of the townland.   Silver Hill is the 284th highest summit in Ireland.

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Silver lining .. by group   (Show all for Silver Hill)
 
Started walk at IG88651 88712 F (210m) at Di .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Silver Hill)
 
Coming from Glenties, we turned off the Ballybofe .. by csd   (Show all for Silver Hill)
 
Every hill has its silver lining - my last VL .. by garrettd   (Show all for Silver Hill)
 
Climbed Sunday 29.5.05. Parked at chapel on Glent .. by gerrym   (Show all for Silver Hill)
 
This view of the cairn also shows the wind turbin .. by csd   (Show all for Silver Hill)
 
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