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Slieve DaeaneHillSliabh Dá Éan A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh Dá Éan [OG*], 'mountain of two birds')SligoCounty, in Binnion List, Granoblastic kyanite pelite/ -semipelite Bedrock
Height:275mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 25Grid Reference: G71200 29900This place has been logged as visited by 23 members. Recently by: conormcbandon, IncaHoots, Garmin, chalky, eamonoc, FilHil, concorde, savage, killyman1, AdrianneB, Fergalh, TomBren, mountainmike, , Ryan_mournes I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
On Slieve Daeane there is a passage tomb named Cailleach Bhearra's House, just as on Slieve Gullion, Co. Armagh. The Annals of the Four Masters record that in 1597 Hugh Roe O'Donnell encamped in Breifny of Connaught, to the east of Sliabh-da-en, after having plundered the faithful people of O'Conor.
Slieve Daeane is the 1214th highest place in Ireland. Slieve Daeane is the second most easterly summit in the Ox Mountains area. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/978/?PHPSESSID=ta0tmh8eda2nlpphlpkdtlcm64