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Slieve Bloom Area
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 54 
Highest place:
Arderin, 527m
Maximum height for area: 527 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 420 metres,
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Garraunbaun Hill Laois County, in Carn List, Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone Bedrock

Height: 406m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 54 Grid Reference: S19556 95453 This place has been logged as visited by 32 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, delboyir, hivisibility, colmocnoc, newpark-cc, simoburn, melohara, eamonoc, Fergalh, turfymccloud, millsd1, liz50, Geo, madfrankie, jackill
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Longitude: -7.708534, Latitude: 53.009827 , Easting: 219556, Northing: 195453 Prominence: 31m,  Isolation: 1.8km
ITM: 619560 695497,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Grnbn, 10 char: Garaunbaun
Bedrock type: Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone, (Cadamstown Formation)

Garraunbaun is the 831st highest summit in Ireland. Garraunbaun is the most southerly summit and also the second most westerly in the Slieve Bloom area.

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Have climbed to and walked Garraunbaun (Beaugh) a .. by youngjohn   (Show all for Garraunbaun)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Garraunbaun in area Slieve Bloom, Ireland
Picture: Harvesting Garraunbaun
 
More Turf
by eamonoc  5 Sep 2013
Wed 3/9/2013. Went to point D as mentioned by shaunkelly, was able to drive up to the T junction at just above 300mts. Found the path and followed it uphill to open hillside and was able to see top of the mast. I did not head directly towards the mast, I followed the path keeping the forest on my left, the path petered out among some old boggy banks. keeping the forest on my left for another 100mts I arrived at a huge area of cleared mountainside and was able to make my way easily to the mast. It took me 20mins from the car to the top. Spoke to a guy driving a tractor who was clearing another huge area of mountaintop to the north of the summit. He informed that this area was to be harvested for turf. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/800/comment/15171/
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