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CarrigleitrimHillCarraig Liatroma A name in Irish (Ir. Carraig Liatroma [PNCW*], 'rock of Liatroim or the grey ridge')WicklowCounty, in Carn List, Pale grey fine to coarse-grained granite Bedrock
Height:408mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 56Grid Reference: O04783 13976This place has been logged as visited by 63 members. Recently by: supersullivan, Coles, Garmin, eoindunlea, Glanman2, geohappy, Pepe, mountainmike, Oughterard74, TipsyDempy, majestic0110, simoburn, dmcdevitt, eannanilamhna, jlk I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Longitude: -6.434061, Latitude: 53.166164 , Easting: 304783, Northing: 213976 Prominence: 53m, Isolation: 2.2km ITM: 704706 713998, GPS IDs, 6 char: Crgltr, 10 char: Crgltrm Bedrock type: Pale grey fine to coarse-grained granite, (Type 2e equigranular)
Price has a good deal of information on this name: Pronounced Corrig·leitrim. The name of the hill which forms the northern spur of Sorrel Hill. It is quite well known, though it is not on the O. S. map. The old track which crossed the mountains between Douce Mountain and Gravale must have passed close to it... There is a cairn of stones on the hill [PNCW]. He also proposes this place as the identification for Liathdruim, mentioned in the 12th century Metrical Dindshenchas, suggesting it was of some importance. Previously Ballynatona in MV.
Carrigleitrim is the 902nd highest place in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/791/?PHPSESSID=ein4m0a93gqr63l2ilgjsn2hf5