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simon3
2009-11-06 23:26:56
Re Highest 100
Harry - yes, using the formula of a 100m prominence excludes Caher and Beenkeragh as you say. If we went for say a 50m prominence we could include them. The disadvantage is that we then exclude various other interesting summits such as Letterbreckaun in the Turks, Muckish, Knocknagantee etc. We would lose some whole areas such the Bluestacks (Croaghgorm), Cuilcaghs and Cahas. At this point I don't have a totally fixed view. All lists are compromises however it it at least possible to make them comprehensible and clear.
What do other people think here? It is possible to use the listing program to experiment with different criteria incidentally: http://www.mountainviews.ie/mv/irl150setup.htm
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