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Clermont Carn Mountain Carnán Mhaighréid Náir A name in Irish
also Black Mountain an extra name in English
(Ir. Carnán Mhaighréid Náir [HU], 'cairn of noble Margaret') Louth County, in Arderin List, Microgranite with granophyric texture Bedrock

Height: 510m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29&36A Grid Reference: J09909 15758 This summit has been logged as climbed by 199 members. Recently by: MichaelG55, sandilandsn, DelStewart, martyk90, stevebullers, bryanmccabe, stang, GoldCircle, karina, Niamhq, bryanjbarry, sandman1, Ulsterpooka, jimmyread, markwallace
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -6.32153, Latitude: 54.07928 , Easting: 309909, Northing: 315758 Prominence: 312m,   Isolation: 0.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 709833 815765,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ClrmCr, 10 char: ClrmntCarn
Bedrock type: Microgranite with granophyric texture, (Granophyre)

Also known as Black Mountain [OSI]. The more common name, Clermont Carn, appeared on the old ½ map. This name records the association with Lord Clermont of Ravensdale, whose residence was Ravensdale Park in the early 19th century.   Clermont Carn is the 530th highest summit in Ireland.

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Having woken early, I hopped into the car and too .. by paulocon   (Show all for Clermont Carn)
Clermont Carn was the 4th summit in my multi-summ .. by dr_banuska   (Show all for Clermont Carn)
JB Whittow [Geology and Scenery in Ireland 1974] .. by simon3   (Show all for Clermont Carn)
this is the view looking nw from the summit showi .. by soupie01   (Show all for Clermont Carn)
Parked in Carlingford village with some difficult .. by gerrym   (Show all for Clermont Carn)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Clermont Carn in area Cooley/Gullion, Ireland
Picture: The Mournes seen across Carlingford Lough from Clermont Carn
denise-vosges on Clermont Carn, 2008
by denise-vosges  19 Nov 2008
We climbed Clermont Carn together with Carnavaddy as part of a trip from Belfast combining train, cycle and foot. See Carnavaddy for route description. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/434/comment/3452/
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