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Slieve Bloom Area
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 54 
Highest place:
Arderin, 527m
Maximum height for area: 527 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 420 metres,
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Baunreaghcong Mountain Laois County, in Arderin List, Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone Bedrock

Height: 509m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 54 Grid Reference: N32619 03693 This place has been logged as visited by 81 members. Recently by: Lauranna, thomas_g, colmscully, hivisibility, wwwalker, Dbosonnet, Cobhclimber, Krumel, delboyir, chalky, melohara, jasonmc, eoghancarton, ckilm, colmocnoc
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Longitude: -7.512973, Latitude: 53.083803 , Easting: 232619, Northing: 203693 Prominence: 74m,  Isolation: 1.8km
ITM: 632628 703799,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bnrghc, 10 char: Bnrghcng
Bedrock type: Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone, (Cadamstown Formation)

There is a townland named Baunreagh in the parish of Offerlane. The name of this peak appears to be the same, with cúng, 'narrow' added.   Baunreaghcong is the third highest mountain in the Slieve Bloom area and the 540th highest in Ireland. Baunreaghcong is the second most easterly summit in the Slieve Bloom area. Baunreaghcong is the second highest point in county Laois.

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Attained from the Glenbarrow car park (G.R.369 08 .. by milo   (Show all for Baunreaghcong)
 
I walked out to Baunreaghcong on 13 07 08 from a .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Baunreaghcong)
 
madfrankie on Baunreaghcong, 2003
by madfrankie  6 May 2003
Baunreaghcong is one of those hills where you have to tramp around for 20 minutes before you satisfy yourself that you've set foot on the highest point. I reckon that a turfy knoll with a single squarish pool beside it is the spot. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/438/comment/478/
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Start from the carpark at N 306 023 D which .. by simon3   (Show all for Baunreaghcong)
 
Climbed this today (3/5/07), in very pleasant sun .. by murphysw   (Show all for Baunreaghcong)
 
Following on from the posts on Wolftrap Mountain .. by darrenf   (Show all for Baunreaghcong)
 
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