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Mullaghmeen Hill Mullach Mín A name in Irish
(Ir. Mullach Mín [logainm.ie], 'smooth summit') County Highpoint of Westmeath, in County Highpoint, Binnion Lists, Undifferentiated limestone Bedrock

Height: 258m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 41 Grid Reference: N46924 79379
Place visited by 215 members. Recently by: TommyMc, Podgemus, colmdoggett, JimMc, grahambartlett, NICKY, mlmoroneybb, scarecrow, bryanjbarry, conorjob, Dee68, AntrimRambler, Liamob, Dellab, sarahryanowen
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Longitude: -7.289272, Latitude: 53.762051 , Easting: 246924, Northing: 279379 Prominence: 146m,  Isolation: 3.3km
ITM: 646863 779394,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlghmn, 10 char: Mulaghmen
Bedrock type: Undifferentiated limestone, (Visean Limestones (undifferentiated))

Mullaghmeen is the highest point in Co. Westmeath but, at 261m, it has the distinction of being the lowest of all the county tops in Ireland. A walk to its summit is described in Paul Clements' book The Height of Nonsense (147-53). The hill also gives name to the townland (par. Foyran) in which it is located.   Mullaghmeen is the 1261th highest place in Ireland. Mullaghmeen is the highest point in county Westmeath.

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Its a Beech! (forest) .. by group   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
Mullaghmeen is the lowest county top in Ireland, .. by wicklore   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
Just as an additional info to wicklore's excellen .. by Geo   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
Correction to gridref
by csd  9 May 2010
Just a quick correction to the grid ref in wicklore's comment: the turn-off is actually at N48156 77465 F. Taking the turning at the other point brings you up a rough farmer's track! Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1050/comment/4695/
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Climbed this back in November 2008 as part of my .. by paulocon   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
A Coillte forest like no other .. by csd   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
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