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Cullenagh MountainHillSliabh Chuileannaí A name in Irish (poss. Ir. ‡Sliabh Chuileannaí [PDT], 'mountain of Cuileannach or place of holly')LaoisCounty, in Binnion List, Thick flaggy sandstone and siltstone Bedrock
Height:317mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 60Grid Reference: S49855 89565 Place visited by 24 members. Recently by: DeltaP, Dessie1, chalky, eannanilamhna, wwwalker, Fergalh, jlk, Ben-Ban, pompeii, aidand, sandman, eamonoc, oldsoldier, patphelan, shaunkelly I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Cullenagh Mountain is the highest of a group known as the Slieve Lough Hills or Dysart Hills. On the northern edge of this range is the Pass of the Plumes (Ir. Bearna na gCleití), site of a famous battle in 1599, in which the O'Moores of Leix routed the forces of the Earl of Essex.
Cullenagh Mountain is the 1112th highest place in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/936/?PHPSESSID=h6v3ed1ueln6idokpnbliq2ou4