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Blackstairs Mountains Area
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 68 
Highest place:
Mount Leinster, 794.4m
Maximum height for area: 794.4 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 706.4 metres,
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Carrigroe Hill An Charraig Rua A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. An Charraig Rua [PDT], 'the red rock') Wexford County, in Carn List, Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite Bedrock

Height: 495m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S79318 41508 This place has been logged as visited by 74 members. Recently by: Barry28213, David-Guenot, DeltaP, peterturner, CaptainVertigo, Kiwitrekker, strangeweaver, lw24, Wilderness, Geo, millsd1, liz50, maike, Ulsterpooka, Garmin
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Longitude: -6.832445, Latitude: 52.519624 , Easting: 279318, Northing: 141508 Prominence: 30m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 679237 641557,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crgr, 10 char: Carrigroe
Bedrock type: Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite, (Blackstones Type 2 Equigranular Granite)

Carrigroe is the 580th highest place in Ireland. Carrigroe is the second most southerly summit in the Blackstairs Mountains area.

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A waypoint on the way to somewhere else .. by group   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
Sea of cloud .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
We approached Carrigroe from the north, after tac .. by csd   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carrigroe in area Blackstairs Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The view south from Carrigroe
 
csd on Carrigroe, 2007
by csd  7 Oct 2007
After reaching the summit, I elected to head back to the car rather than continue along the ridge to Bran Scultair. As you can see from the photo, there's some newish planting to push through, but it's less than 100 metres of shoving through the spruce so it's not so bad. Sheet 68 appears to be accurate in its depiction of the tracks in the forest. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/471/comment/2861/
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From Bran Scultair, I headed along the rough path .. by murphysw   (Show all for Carrigroe)
 
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