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Arigna Mountains Area
Place count in area: 4, OSI/LPS Maps: 25, 26 
Highest place:
Carrane Hill, 458m
Maximum height for area: 458 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 408 metres,

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Seltannasaggart SE Slope Hill County Highpoint of Roscommon, in County Highpoint List, Cyclothemic sandstone, siltstone, coal Bedrock

Height: 412m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 26 Grid Reference: G90396 19542
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Longitude: -8.147446, Latitude: 54.124731 , Easting: 190396, Northing: 319542 Prominence: 0m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 590361 819531,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SltnSE, 10 char: SltnsgSESl
Bedrock type: Cyclothemic sandstone, siltstone, coal, (Lackagh Sandstone Formation)

Seltannasaggart SE Slope is the third highest hill in the Arigna Mountains area and the 886th highest in Ireland. Seltannasaggart SE Slope is the most easterly in the Arigna Mountains area. Seltannasaggart SE Slope is the highest point in county Roscommon.

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Picture: Yeah .. my final county highpoint!!
 
A Wind Farm with a county highpoint in the middle
by osullivanm  7 Oct 2013
It's difficult to know how to describe this county highpoint. It was possible to drive up the access road to the windfarm to within 94 metres of the top. A few minutes later , I had completed my final, 27th county top. The experience was a very interesting meander into the developing world of wind power in the midlands. There's a tremendous elegance about these modern windmills as they whirr gracefully in this bleak spot.

This place is well worth a visit, perhaps not so much for the walking involved as for the sense of being drawn into a surreal experience on the highest point in Roscommon. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1055/comment/15216/
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Picture: On route to Seltannasaggart SE Slope
-to close a day of CHP's
by paddyobpc  24 Jan 2017
Walk Date: 05 Jun 2016. After completing Truskmore and Truskmore SE Cairn we followed the Sat Nav to the start point of Roscommon’s CHP, Seltannasaggart SE Slope as indicated in Kieron Gribbon’s book “Ireland's County High Points – A Walking Guide”. We joined the Miners Way for part of the route to the summit. A small heap of stones marks the highest point and it is surrounded by approx 50 Wind Turbines. It was a relatively easy walk after Truskmore a rise of just 118m.
See Dillon’s (dillonkdy) full story of his County High Point Challenge at https://dillons32chpchallenge.github.io/progress/index.html We also found Kieron Gribbon's High Point Ireland website (www.highpointireland.com) to be a useful source of information for our 32 County High Points challenge. Definitely worth checking out if you're planning to do any of the High Point challenges. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1055/comment/18812/
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My Roscommon Climb 02-01-2017
by ShaunDunne  4 Jan 2017
I climbed Seltannasaggart on the 02-01-2017 with my Granddad.
We started Early today as we are going to climb 3 summits.
It was cold at the Top (about -4 Degrees) and the Wind Turbines are cool. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1055/comment/18789/
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Picture: The thrilling climax of my walk (heavy irony)
County Highpoints done and dusted!
by Colin Murphy  30 Dec 2016
It is unfortunate that my final county highpoint worked out to be Seltannasaggart SE Slope, but them’s the way the dice roll. Some of those 27 are undeniably majestic, others as dull as ditchwater, and this one falls into the latter category. I took simon3’s route 1 from the east, and while I was tempted to drive almost to the summit by way of a nearby access road, I decided that since this was my final one, I better make some effort. But little effort was required. You start well above 300m elevation and a 2km long, gently rising, stony track leads you virtually to the ‘summit’, which is a slightly elevated bump rising above the surrounding sea of bog. It was misty and dull the day I walked, and while there was a sense of bleakness, the presence of a nearby wind farm and telephone poles marching along the landscape destroyed any feeling of wilderness. Still, that’s that lot bagged once and for all! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1055/comment/18752/
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Roscommon CHP
by TommyV  2 Nov 2018
It's always a bit of a let down for a county when it's CHP is actually on the slope of a hill or mountain where the actual summit lies inside another county, Leitrim, Monaghan and Roscommon know what I mean. Settannasaggart is one of the lesser impressive county tops with a small pile of rocks lying in the middle of a windfarm. Gribster has provided good directions. The actual summit of Seltannasaggart lies about 500 meters away in Leitrim so a bit of fence hopping and hag climbing will get you there. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1055/comment/20182/
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