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Pigeon Rock Mountain Mountain Droim Lao A name in Irish
(Ir. Droim Lao [PNNI], 'ridge of the calf') Down County, in Arderin List, Mudstone, greywacke & conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 534m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J26132 25030 This summit has been logged as climbed by 301 members. Recently by: rleahy, bryanjbarry, thomas_g, roscorrocket, strangeweaver, trostanite, bryanmccabe, MichaelG55, daftgrandad, AnthonyN, DesHoulihan, PPruz, rowanofravara, DrMonkfish, Cobhclimber
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Longitude: -6.06993, Latitude: 54.158818 , Easting: 326132, Northing: 325030 Prominence: 139m,   Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 726053 825035,   GPS IDs, 6 char: PgnRck, 10 char: PgnRckMntn
Bedrock type: Mudstone, greywacke & conglomerate, (Deep marine turbidite sequence)

The Irish and English names are unrelated. Pigeon Rock is a crag overlooking the road from Kilkeel to Hilltown.   Pigeon Rock Mountain is the 460th highest summit in Ireland.

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Pigeon Rock Mountain is somewhat featureless at t .. by mneary34   (Show all for Pigeon Rock Mountain)
 
Part of the birdie walk, including the Cock, the .. by craigo   (Show all for Pigeon Rock Mountain)
 
Western Mournes Hike .. by hbowman1   (Show all for Pigeon Rock Mountain)
 
The Birds Circuit .. by colin4   (Show all for Pigeon Rock Mountain)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Pigeon Rock Mountain in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The climb up the marshy slopes of Pigeon Rock with the lower summit of Cock Mountain visible in the
 
paulocon on Pigeon Rock Mountain, 2009
by paulocon  23 Jul 2009
Approached from Cock Mountain as part of our Spelga Dam circuit. The low ground between Pigeon Rock and Cock is wet and marshy although the covering of bog cotton added a certain picturesque quality to the area. As we laboured up Pigeon Rock, it became apparent that it was much less a rock, more a hellish giant lump of marshy, sticky mud that brought to mind a similarly hellish jaunt up Arderin in Offaly. We were glad to reach the broad top and guessed that the cairn that appeared to be moulded out of a corner of Batt's Wall marked the summit. The eastern side of the wall provided perfect shelter for a bit of breakfast and was obviously a popular dining area given the small scattering of rubbish strewn at the base (2nd summit in a row we'd had to do a clean up... who are these people?). From here, we had a superb view across to our next summit and our highest peak of the day Slieve Muck and as we ate, we wondered who this Batt fella was and how he must have felt rather bad when comparing his effort to the behemoth that is the Mourne Wall. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/387/comment/3950/
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There is a fairly large cairn at the north end of .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Pigeon Rock Mountain)
 
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