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Mweelrea Mountains Area
Place count in area: 9, OSI/LPS Maps: 37 
Highest place:
Mweelrea, 814m
Maximum height for area: 814 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 779 metres,
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Ben Bury Mountain Ucht an Chreagáin A name in Irish
also Oughty Craggy an extra name in English
(Ir. Ucht an Chreagáin [logainm.ie], 'breast of the little crag') Mayo County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock

Height: 795m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L80244 68290 This place has been logged as visited by 318 members. Recently by: dodser, TommyV, Cathal-Kelly, kildare, DeltaP, paulamoto, Aidy, Krumel, strangeweaver, Lauranna, Niamhq, bryanjbarry, Hadleigh, oldpragmatist, IainT
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Longitude: -9.811829, Latitude: 53.650821 , Easting: 80244, Northing: 268290 Prominence: 60m,  Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 480223 768308,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BnBry, 10 char: Ben Bury
Bedrock type: Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite, (Mweelrea Formation)

Also known as Oughty Craggy.   Ben Bury is the third highest mountain in the Mweelrea Mountains area and the 44th highest in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ben Bury in area Mweelrea Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Top as seen from the SE
 
The not-so-poor relation
by Colin Murphy  30 May 2016
Anywhere else this would probably be described as a very decent summit, but its broad-topped nature is in contrast to the craggy, sharply defined Lugmore summits to the SE and the dramatic curve up to the spectacular Mweelrea to the SW, and so it seems a bit humdrum by comparison. Still, it's a good summit in its own right, with a carpet of stones and boulders spread over its broad top. Pic shows the gently rising slope from the col to the NW of Ben Lugmore West Top. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/43/comment/18546/
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