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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 317 members. Recently by: TommyV, Cathal-Kelly, kildare, DeltaP, paulamoto, Aidy, Krumel, strangeweaver, Lauranna, Niamhq, bryanjbarry, Hadleigh, oldpragmatist, IainT, salford7
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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 43rd highest in Ireland. Ben Bury is the second most northerly summit in the Mweelrea Mountains area.

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This is a great starting point for walks to all t .. by ankaby   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
madfrankie on Ben Bury, 2006
by madfrankie  21 Aug 2006
After all the excitement of the Ben Lugmore ridge, Ben Bury proved to to be somewhat more prosaic. From Ben Lugmore West Top it's a short and easy slope to the broad col. Easy walking across a stony, grassless plateau to the summit cairn. Mind you, the views may be the best I've ever seen from a summit: the blue island-speckled atlantic to the west, and the bulk of Mweelrea to the south. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/43/comment/2470/
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Benbury was the first top I reached on the way to .. by gerrym   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
Panoramic view from north end of Doo Lough - Ben .. by stevefe   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
I recently returned to Mweelrea with a few mates .. by murphysw   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
Parked at North of Doo Lough, and we head SW into .. by Geo   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
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