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CorranabinniaMountainCoire na Binne A name in Irish also Cushcamcarragh an extra name in English (Ir. Coire na Binne [OSNB], 'hollow of the peak')MayoCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Psammitic schists, quartzites Bedrock
Height:716mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 30Grid Reference: F90306 03165This summit has been logged as climbed by 123 members. Recently by: Hadleigh, DaveMc, markmjcampion, weedavie, IainT, Peter Walker, Val Jones, walker26, GSheehy, Garmin, Peter_I, Andy13460, denisnoel, pcnovice, simoburn I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
This peak is unnamed on the OSI Discovery map, surely one of the highest peaks to lack a name. The name Corranabinnnia is found in walking guides. It is also named Cushcamcarragh (from Ir. Coiscéim Charrach, 'rocky step') in atlases. This name also appears on Bald's map of Mayo (1830), while the name Curranabinna is applied to the cirque north of the peak. Walks: for a route taking in Bengorm, Corranabinnia and Glennamong, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 72-73.
Corranabinnia is the third highest mountain in the North Mayo area and the 101st highest in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/98/