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Kings Mountain Hill An Sliabh Mór A name in Irish
also Slievemore an extra name in English
(Ir. An Sliabh Mór [AMacAB*], 'the big mountain') Sligo County, in no lists, Dark fine-grained cherty limestone Bedrock

Height: 462m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 16 Grid Reference: G70332 44180
Place visited by 100 members. Recently by: robcon54, supersullivan, ColinCallanan, PeakPaul, bryanmccabe, 40Shades, jasonmc, davsheen, melohara, Lauranna, conormcbandon, Cobhclimber, jmes, Wilderness, eugeneryan959
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Longitude: -8.457057, Latitude: 54.345428 , Easting: 170332, Northing: 344180 Prominence: 27m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 570282 844178,   GPS IDs, 6 char: KngsMn, 10 char: KngsMntn
Bedrock type: Dark fine-grained cherty limestone, (Dartry Limestone Formation)

Kings Mountain is the 683rd highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/573/?PHPSESSID=6m353rj5v61boh6pviaicmc814
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Kings Mountain in area Dartry Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Knocknarea from Kings Mtn
 
Kings Gully Summit
by swoop  10 Jan 2011
Enjoyed a walk up Kings Mountain via the gully approach towards large rock slide. Simple walk, but quite steep in places , grass was slippy and we needed mini cramps for grip. At the Summit we entered the deep rock crevasse which leads to a deep cave / rock climbing face. The crevasse was very slippy and a lot of recent rock fall / land slides made it a bit off putting. A lot of ice up there and potential for more land slides I reckon.
Excellent warm sunset over Sligo Town. Decended at approx 3.40pm , which was too late , and poor light made for a confused route down our approach route, following zig zag sheep trails in near darkness. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/573/comment/6200/
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A view of Kings Mountain from Glencar showing Pin .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Kings Mountain)
 
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