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Gaugin MountainMountainAn Gáigín A name in Irish (Ir. An Gáigín [OSI], 'the little cleft')DonegalCounty, in Arderin List, Pale quartzite, pebble beds, rare schist Bedrock
Height:565mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 6&11Grid Reference: G98323 94999This summit has been logged as climbed by 25 members. Recently by: 40Shades, Onzy, simoburn, chalky, David-Guenot, Wilderness, Colin Murphy, gregwalker, Garmin, Wildcat, sub3000, ahendroff, simon3, ironbird9, shaygo I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
In a note on the townland of Dergroagh, James O'Kane says that it is sometimes called Cúl Gáigín. He also records the name Sruthán an Chut Chaoil in Dergroagh, which may relate to the same cleft feature from which Gáigín is named (JOK).
Gaugin Mountain is the 376th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/334/