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SlievenagloghMountainSliabh na gCloch A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh na gCloch [PNNI], 'mountain of the stones/rocks')DownCounty, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock
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This is the higher of two peaks in the Mourne Mountains called Slievenaglogh, the other being situated further south, facing Slieve Binnian across the Silent Valley. This peak is east of Hare's Gap. On the western flanks is a huge granite boulder with a scooped-out face so that it resembles a giant's seat (David Kirk, 'The Mountains of Mourne - A Celebration of a Place Apart', p. 121).
Slievenaglogh is the 324th highest place in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/304/?PHPSESSID=0eiqp2sl2cqmb5r0op9b2njbo4