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Barnahowna Mountain Mám Cam A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Mám Cam [PDT], 'crooked pass') Mayo County, in Arderin List, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock

Height: 516m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: M00200 67500
Place visited by 31 members. Recently by: Lauranna, Cobhclimber, melohara, bryanmccabe, PeteBog, PeakPaul, Onzy, Wilderness, simoburn, chalky, Colin Murphy, carbar, acastanikic, conormcbandon, barrymayo
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Longitude: -9.509946, Latitude: 53.647911 , Easting: 100200, Northing: 267500 Prominence: 71m,  Isolation: 2.2km
ITM: 500171 767518,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Brnhwn, 10 char: Barnahowna
Bedrock type: Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite, (Mweelrea Formation)

This peak is unnamed on OS maps but is named Maume Camb on Bald's map of Co. Mayo (1830). A spur descending to the NNE is called Knockmuredamore. Barnahowna is a townland name. Also called Naweelion.   Barnahowna is the 515th highest place in Ireland.

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a pleasant plateau .. by group   (Show all for Barnahowna)
 
Just south of Barnahowna this impressive glacial .. by simon3   (Show all for Barnahowna)
 
One way to reach Barnahowna is as part of a grand .. by simon3   (Show all for Barnahowna)
 
Right beside the summit is what I take to be Loug .. by simon3   (Show all for Barnahowna)
 
Two of the huge coums that dominate the sides of .. by simon3   (Show all for Barnahowna)
 
lakedistrictHW on Barnahowna, 2006
by lakedistrictHW  24 Apr 2006
simon the run through the woods does exist and gives good access to plateau.It is used as part of the pligrimage walk to the Reek by the people of Finny and Townlands around Fooey every year . Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/421/comment/2296/
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