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Ben Crom Mountain Binn Chrom A name in Irish
(Ir. Binn Crom or Beann Chrom [PNNI], 'curved/stooped peak') Down County, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 526m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J31300 26000 This summit has been logged as climbed by 237 members. Recently by: trostanite, dr_banuska, IainT, MichaelG55, DelStewart, jlk, newpark-cc, roscorrocket, stevebullers, stang, mgtrose, PPruz, rowanofravara, Cobhclimber, chalky
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Longitude: -5.990448, Latitude: 54.166233 , Easting: 331300, Northing: 326000 Prominence: 81m,   Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 731220 826005,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BnCrm, 10 char: Ben Crom
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

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 483rd highest summit in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ben Crom in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Ben Crom Mountain and Reservoir
 
mneary34 on Ben Crom, 2006
by mneary34  19 Sep 2006
Ben Crom is less than 100 metres higher than the wet plain between it and Slieve Bearnagh but as you can see from this photo which shows Ben Crom on the right it is significantly higher than the reservoir of the same name. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/404/comment/2505/
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