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Ben CromMountainBinn Chrom A name in Irish (Ir. Binn Crom or Beann Chrom [PNNI], 'curved/stooped peak')DownCounty, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock
Height:526mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29Grid Reference: J31291 26007This summit has been logged as climbed by 242 members. Recently by: LorraineG60, Hound-of-Ulster, guestuser, LorraineG, melohara, trostanite, dr_banuska, IainT, MichaelG55, DelStewart, jlk, newpark-cc, roscorrocket, stevebullers, stang I have climbed this summit: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Ben Crom overlooks the Ben Crom Reservoir, situated upstream from the older Silent Valley Reservoir. It was constructed in 1957 to meet Belfast's growing demand for water.
Ben Crom is the 481st highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/404/