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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
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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 533rd highest place 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)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Clermont Carn in area Cooley/Gullion, Ireland
 
simon3 on Clermont Carn, 2004
by simon3  25 Feb 2004
JB Whittow [Geology and Scenery in Ireland 1974] makes the point that from the Cooleys the Mournes appear differently to other views. “Slieve Donard (2,796 feet), does not dominate the remainder of the peaks to quite the same extent as it does when seen from Castlewellan or Newcastle, whilst the impressive summit of Slieve Binnian (2,449) can now be appreciated.” He went on to describe the “so-called Kingdom of Mourne which lies between the mountain summits and the sea” to the south of the High Mournes. Some of this area can be seen to the left of the picture. The water in front of this area is Carlingford Lough leading out to the Irish Sea, centre. On the skyline to the right is Slieve Foye, further east on the Cooley Peninsula.
The green mound directly in front of the camera is Clermont Carn. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/434/comment/859/
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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)
 
We climbed Clermont Carn together with Carnavaddy .. by denise-vosges   (Show all for Clermont Carn)
 
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