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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 303 members. Recently by: salford7, Damien25, Onzy, Garmin, ericjones, tommccarthy, Aciddrinker, Colin Murphy, A_Hynes, Teresa-ms, gmpr40, davidsloan_1, deirdrenig, shanec, jasonmc
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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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Flattish top, though steep north side with good v .. by group   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
We parked the car near a picturesque small jetty .. by kernowclimber   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
Having climbed Ben Bury via a traverse of the nor .. by mcrtchly   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
Theres a steep gully just to the west of the nort .. by Dan   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
As recommended by "Best Irish Walks", we parked a .. by csd   (Show all for Ben Bury)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ben Bury in area Mweelrea Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Views north east.
 
Twin peak view.
by simon3  3 Jul 2010
Croagh Patrick, magnificent from most angles, is complemented in this view from Ben Bury by the solitary and equally shapely Nephin to its left.
A magnificent mountain indeed, though Croagh Patrick is preferably seen at a sufficient distance to mask the path gouged out by the hordes. The small white dot at the top is a church incidentally.
The small summit in the mid ground towards Croagh Patrick is Knockakishaun in the townland of Tangincartoor. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/43/comment/5916/
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