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Birreencorragh South Top Mountain For origin of name, see Birreencorragh. Mayo County, in Arderin List, Mixed schists, minor basic metavolcanics Bedrock

Height: 564m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 31 Grid Reference: G02430 03078 This place has been logged as visited by 71 members. Recently by: Reeks2011, millsd1, Geo, eoghancarton, PeakPaul, IainT, IndyMan, Peter Walker, david bourke, phonohan, Oileanach, aidand, Garmin, eamonoc, ckilm
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Longitude: -9.48738, Latitude: 53.967723 , Easting: 102430, Northing: 303078 Prominence: 59m,  Isolation: 1.9km
ITM: 502409 803072,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BrncSt, 10 char: BrncrgSthT
Bedrock type: Mixed schists, minor basic metavolcanics, (Bunaveela Lough Formation)

Named Berreen Corrough Beg on Bald's map of Co. Mayo (1830). Previously Glenlara in MV.   Birreencorragh South Top is the 379th highest place in Ireland.

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Ascent from near Loughanawillan Loughs .. by bsheils   (Show all for Birreencorragh South Top)
 
National Monument
by Barry  27 Jan 2015
May be worth noting that the summit cairn here, as described at IG02437 03060 D below is a National Monument - must be remains of an ancient burial cairn or boundary marker perhaps. There's another site approx 150 metres SSE of this. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/335/comment/17818/
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