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LuggalaMountainLog an Lá A name in Irish also Fancy an extra name in English (Ir. Log an Lá [logainm.ie], 'hollow of the [obscure element]')WicklowCounty, in Arderin List, Granite with microcline phenocrysts Bedrock
Height:595mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 56Grid Reference: O15013 07403This summit has been logged as climbed by 520 members. Recently by: cdjmurphy, strangeweaver, BigBear, Dessie1, sev, gclerkin, polovirus, Darrin, crankechick, eoghancarton, bohstom, comsean, groe, Glanman2, Wilderness I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Also known as Fancy, from Ir. Fuinnse [PNCW], 'ash-tree', and Cloghoge. Price's interpretation of this name as Log an Lágh, 'hollow of the hill', is doubtful. There is no evidence in dictionaries for the existence of a word lágh with this meaning. The second element does not appear to be lá, 'day', either.
Luggala is the 288th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/286/