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Letterettrin Hill Binn Mhór A name in Irish
(Ir. Binn Mhór [TR], 'big peak') Galway County, in Binnion List, Greywacke sandstone, siltstone, mudstone Bedrock

Height: 333m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L79600 62000 This summit has been logged as climbed by 20 members. Recently by: frankmc04, conormcbandon, Oileanach, geohappy, simoburn, Bagger_Plz, chalky, markwallace, nioclas, taobear, sgahan, muschi, Rocrules, liam.aspell, Jamessheerin
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Longitude: -9.819177, Latitude: 53.594189 , Easting: 79600, Northing: 262000 Prominence: 268m,   Isolation: 3km
ITM: 479576 762019,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Ltrtrn, 10 char: Leteretrin
Bedrock type: Greywacke sandstone, siltstone, mudstone, (Lettergesh Formation)

This hill is in the townland of Letterettrin / Leitir Eitreann, 'hillside of furrows' [TR], a name which is topographical in origin and may indeed be an alternative name for the same hill. Walks: for a route along the S shore of Killary Harbour, see Kevin Corcoran, West of Ireland Walks, 102-10. See Paddy Dillon, Connemara, for a similar walk (62-68) and also for a routes to the summit of Binn Mhór (57-61) and across Salrock Pass (69-73).   Binn Mhór is the 1081th highest summit in Ireland. Binn Mhór is the most northerly summit in the Twelve Bens area.

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