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Slievenamiskan Hill Sliabh Meascáin A name in Irish
Down County, in Carn List, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 444m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J25933 27214 This summit has been logged as climbed by 101 members. Recently by: David-Guenot, MichaelG55, bryanjbarry, Wilderness, markmjcampion, stevebullers, bryanmccabe, PPruz, rowanofravara, Cobhclimber, newpark-cc, jlk, eamonoc, ckilm, highway 61
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Longitude: -6.072062, Latitude: 54.178476 , Easting: 325933, Northing: 327214 Prominence: 39m,   Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 725854 827219,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Slvnms, 10 char: Slvnmskn
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

Slievenamiskan is the 752nd highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/641/
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A fine view point for Spelga Dam. .. by group   (Show all for Slievenamiskan)
 
Two for the price of one .. by hbowman1   (Show all for Slievenamiskan)
 
Slievenamiskan provided a gentle start to our Spe .. by paulocon   (Show all for Slievenamiskan)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slievenamiskan in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The view northeast over the reservoir at Spelga.
 
Slippy slopes!
by csd  25 Oct 2010
I started where the Mourne Way crosses the Spelga Pass road; there isn't really anywhere suitable to park here so it probably wasn't the best idea. There's a handy bridge across the river, and then it's straight up the steep and very slippy northern flanks of Slievenamiskan (careful here, especially if coming down this way). Note that the dam itself is out of bounds, if coming back this way, you must cross downstream of it. My picture is taken looking towards paulocon's vantage point.

There's no trig pillar at the summit, so I took a reading at what I estimated to be the highest point. Even the summit is quite a boggy place, so gaiters are advised! Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/641/comment/6150/
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