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Slieve GlahHillSliabh gCleath A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh gCleath [logainm.ie], 'mountain of wattle')CavanCounty, in Binnion List, Siltstone, mudstone & thin turbidite Bedrock
Height:320mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 34Grid Reference: H46182 00817This summit has been logged as climbed by 31 members. Recently by: conormcbandon, Garmin, jackill, chalky, la1ena, Hilldweller, PollyM, dmcdevitt, eamonoc, liz50, Geo, Peter Walker, Fergalh, osullivanm, simon3 I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Slieve Glah, near Cavan Town, is the highest point in Central Co. Cavan. It has fine views Lough Sheelin, Lough Gowna, Lough Oughter and Upper Lough Erne. There is a Giant's Grave on Slieve Glah; and a big stone at Lavey two miles east is said to have been thrown by the Slieve Glah giant at his brother in Lavey (Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa', p. 174).
Slieve Glah is the second highest hill in the North Midlands area and the 1103th highest in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/932/