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BenbegMountainBinn Bheag A name in Irish (prob. Ir. Binn Bheag [PDT], 'little peak')CavanCounty, in Arderin List, Fine-grained sandstone, minor shale Bedrock
Height:539mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 26&27AGrid Reference: H12087 25426This summit has been logged as climbed by 96 members. Recently by: peter1, lw24, aidand, Cobhclimber, Teresa-ms, Wilderness, Trailtrekker, hivisibility, Ulsterpooka, Aidy, eamonoc, TommyV, Wildrover, el_boyco, William-J I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (p. 175) for details of the festive assembly held on Donagh Sunday, the last Sunday in July, at the Black Rocks near Bellavally Gap.
Benbeg is the 448th highest summit in Ireland. Benbeg is the second highest point in county Cavan. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/378/