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MullaghcarbataghMountainMullach Carbadach A name in Irish (prob. Ir. Mullach Carbadach [PDT], 'boulder-strewn summit')TyroneCounty, in Arderin List, Psammite & semipellite Bedrock
Height:517mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 13Grid Reference: H51813 94786This summit has been logged as climbed by 59 members. Recently by: Cobhclimber, melohara, Ulsterpooka, mountainmike, Lucky1, maryt, ckilm, simoburn, Fergalh, Wilderness, chalky, Aidy, Iamcan, eryri, CaptainVertigo I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Referred to as Sliabh cCarbatach in the Annals of the Four Masters (entry for 1567 AD). The element carbad/carb is found in a number of Irish place-names. Although carpat can mean a chariot in Old Irish, many of the places in question have boulders and this seems more likely to be the sense of such place-names in mountain areas.
Mullaghcarbatagh is the 512th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/460/