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Mweelrea Mountains Area
Maximum height for area: 814 metres,   Summits in area: 9,   Maximum prominence for area: 779 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 37 For all tops   Highest summit: Mweelrea, 814m
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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 summit has been logged as climbed by 305 members. Recently by: oldpragmatist, IainT, salford7, Damien25, Onzy, Garmin, ericjones, tommccarthy, Aciddrinker, Colin Murphy, A_Hynes, Teresa-ms, gmpr40, davidsloan_1, deirdrenig
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Longitude: -9.811874, Latitude: 53.650821 , Easting: 80244, Northing: 268290 Prominence: 60m,   Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 480220 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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This is a great starting point for walks to all t .. by ankaby   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
After all the excitement of the Ben Lugmore ridge .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
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)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ben Bury in area Mweelrea Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Near the top of the ramp in awful conditions
 
murphysw on Ben Bury, 2008
by murphysw  6 Dec 2008
I recently returned to Mweelrea with a few mates who were keen to complete their 4 province high points. I had already done Mweelrea back in March, so made the detour to Ben Bury in order to at least get a new peak for myself. It was good we did so as the rain was terrible, visibility was nearly nil, and the wind between Ben Bury and Mweelrea was nearly strong enough to knock you off your feet. Having to be precise on the ramp is actually a help in conditions like this as it is hard to get lost. Its a different matter above as without the GPS we would never have found the summits of Ben Bury and Mweelrea. We were talking to a barman from the west side of the mountain, who was really surprised to hear we did it from the 'backside' as he put it! Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/43/comment/3467/
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Parked at North of Doo Lough, and we head SW into .. by Geo   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
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