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Common MountainMountainSliabh Chamáin A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh Chamáin [logainm.ie], poss. 'mountain of the crooked place')DonegalCounty, in Arderin List, Flaggy quartzite and dark schist Bedrock
Height:501mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 10Grid Reference: G70920 85943 Place visited by 40 members. Recently by: LorraineG60, IndyMan, Peter Walker, Cobhclimber, Fergalh, sandilandsn, melohara, shaunkelly, MichaelG55, Geansai, jimbloomer, Colin Murphy, simoburn, chalky, Onzy I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Longitude: -8.452004, Latitude: 54.720658 , Easting: 170920, Northing: 385943 Prominence: 316m, Isolation: 2.7km, Has trig pillar ITM: 570879 885937, GPS IDs, 6 char: CmnMnt, 10 char: CmnMntn Bedrock type: Flaggy quartzite and dark schist, (Slieve League Formation)
The nearby townland of Roechrow also appears to get its name from a hill (poss. Ir. Ruachruach, 'red stack').
Common Mountain is the 565th highest place in Ireland. Common Mountain is the second most easterly summit in the Donegal SW area. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/453/