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Belmore MountainHillSliabh an Bhéil Mhóir A name in Irish (poss. Ir. ‡Sliabh an Bhéil Mhóir [PDT], 'mountain of an Béal Mór or the great approach')FermanaghCounty, in Binnion List, Sandstone with subordinate argillaceous rocks & l Bedrock
Height:398mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 17Grid Reference: H13800 41700This summit has been logged as climbed by 23 members. Recently by: Peter Walker, chalky, Garmin, Iamcan, dr_banuska, Fergalh, FEARGALS, mark-rdc, fintan11, killyman1, cerosti, AntrimRambler, NICKY, loughnavar, NeillHogg I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Belmore is a district and estate. O'Donovan gives the full name as Béal Mór Muintir Feodachain/Pheodachain in OSNB. See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 151-52) for details of the festive assembly on the mountain.
Belmore Mountain is the highest hill in the Fermanagh/S Tyrone area and the 850th highest in Ireland. Belmore Mountain is the most southerly summit and also the second most westerly in the Fermanagh/S Tyrone area. Belmore Mountain is the third highest point in county Fermanagh. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/843/