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North Wexford Area
Place count in area: 6, OSI/LPS Maps: 62, 68, 69 
Highest place:
Slieveboy, 420m
Maximum height for area: 420 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 304 metres,
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Gibbet Hill Hill Cnoc na Croiche A name in Irish
(poss. Ir. ‡Cnoc na Croiche [PDT], 'hill of the gallows') Wexford County, in Binnion List, Dark blue-grey slate, phyllite & schist Bedrock

Height: 315m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68,69 Grid Reference: S94684 59126
Place visited by 33 members. Recently by: PaulNolan, molrally, chalky, jlk, kernowclimber, mcrtchly, eamonoc, Trailtrekker, Fergalh, wwwalker, Ben-Ban, pompeii, paddyhillsbagger, moggy40t, moggy40
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Longitude: -6.600939, Latitude: 52.675415 , Easting: 294684, Northing: 159126 Prominence: 212m,  Isolation: 6.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 694612 659168,   GPS IDs, 6 char: GbtHl, 10 char: Gibet Hil
Bedrock type: Dark blue-grey slate, phyllite & schist, (Maulin Formation)

The Irish form Cnoc na Croiche is not attested for this name. It has been borrowed from the townland of Gibbethill in Co. Waterford.   Gibbet Hill is the second highest hill in the North Wexford area and the 1116th highest in Ireland. Gibbet Hill is the most westerly summit and also the second most northerly in the North Wexford area.

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Loads of Fun - No Furze .. by Trailtrekker   (Show all for Gibbet Hill)
 
One thing you may notice in a number of places on .. by simon3   (Show all for Gibbet Hill)
 
Furze Free .. by Geansai   (Show all for Gibbet Hill)
 
Exploring the minor roads that circle Gibbet Hill .. by wicklore   (Show all for Gibbet Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Gibbet Hill in area North Wexford, Ireland
Picture: Wind farm on Gibbet Hill with Slieveboy behind.
 
Building site at the top.
by paddyhillsbagger  23 Feb 2013
Walked Gibbet Hill as part of completing the Nth Wexford area and found the top relatively easily by following the other commenters routes. What they didn't come across was the building site at the top for a new wind farm. A stones throw from the trig are the works offices, an access road and the foundations for a turbine. The trig and nearby cross look swamped and abandoned in a sea of earth works.This work is ongoing as of Feb 2013 and access will possibly be restricted during construction. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/938/comment/14936/
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Reach for the Sky! .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Gibbet Hill)
 
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