Slieve Meelbeg 701.9m mountain, Mourne Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Slieve Meelbeg Mountain Sliabh Míol Beag A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Míol Beag [PNNI], 'little mountain of the ants') Down County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 701.9m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J30076 27913
Place visited by 493 members. Recently by: CaminoPat, p_treanor, ilenia, conorjob, Liamob, ozwaldo007, bobbar, breathp, marcellawalking, toblereoghan, seamaspeineas, eejaymm, annieipa, TommyMc, Podgemus
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Longitude: -6.00834, Latitude: 54.183728 , Easting: 330077, Northing: 327914 Prominence: 193m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 729997 827919,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvMlb, 10 char: SlvMlbg
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

Oddly enough, despite the adjective beag ('small'), it is actually higher than Slieve Meelmore, so perhaps it is a question of bulk rather than height.   Slieve Meelbeg is the 111th highest place in Ireland.

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We hiked up Slieve Loughshannagh and Slieve Meelb .. by natalie0208   (Show all for Slieve Meelbeg)
 
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Picture: Slieve Meelmore under light and shadow
 
Perfect Viewing Point For Slieve Meelmore
by Aidy  21 Oct 2016
Summit number 5 of the day, and there were amazing views in all directions. My next and final summit would be Slieve Meelmore, and there was a particularly good view of it from here, lit up by patch sunlight amongst the dark shadows. A stunning place to walk. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/103/comment/18672/
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