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North East Midlands Area   SE: Boyne Valley Subarea
Place count in area: 23, OSI/LPS Maps: 26, 27, 27A, 28, 28A, 28B, 34, 35, 36, 41 
Highest place:
Cornasaus, 339m
Maximum height for area: 339 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 224 metres,

Places in area North East Midlands:
Cen: Ballyjamesduff:   Aghalion Hill 249m
Cen: Oldcastle:   Mullaghmeen 258mSlieve Na Calliagh 276mThe Hill of Mael 241m
E: Kingscourt:   Carrickleck Hill 173m
N Cen: Cavan Town:   Shantemon 218mSlieve Glah 320mTievenanass 261m
NE: Ballybay:   Bunnanimma 268m
NE: Carrickmacross:   Corduff 243m
NE: Castleblaney:   Mullyash Mountain 317m
NE: Cen Bailieborough:   Cornasaus 339mTaghart South 290m
NW Cen: Arva:   Bruse Hill 260m
NW: Aughavas:   Lugganammer 190m
S Cen: Crookedwood:   Cruckboeltane 199mKnockeyon 214m
S: Westmeath South West:   Knockastia 200m
SE: Boyne Valley:   Hill of Slane 160.4mMount Oriel 251mTara 155m
W: Ardagh:   Bawn Mountain 200m
W: Drumlish:   Corn Hill 278m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Tara Hill Cnoc an Temair A name in Irish Meath County in Leinster Province, in Local/Historical/Cultural List, Dark micrite & calcarenite, shale Bedrock

Height: 155.0m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 42/43 Grid Reference: N92004 59723
Place visited by 124 members. Recently by: sofearghail, jelena, Djouce, marcel, StephenGray, declantb, tonibm, dregishjake, cactustravelfan, Fjon, dregish, monisr, soodonum, jelena_vk, abcd
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Longitude: -6.611723, Latitude: 53.579513 , Easting: 292004, Northing: 259724 Prominence: 84m,  Isolation: 15.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 691933 759744,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Tara, 10 char: Tara
Bedrock type: Dark micrite & calcarenite, shale, (Loughshinny Formation)

Tara is a royal place, in pre-history and in historic times 142 kings are said to have reigned in the name of Tara. The Coronation stone called the Lia Fail or Stone of Destiny has rested here down the ages. It was here that the most powerful of Irish kings held their great inaugural feasts. Tara is a sacred place in ancient Irish religion and mythology Tara was revered as a dwelling of the gods and an entrance place to the otherworld of eternal joy and plenty where no mortal ever grew old. Tara is a Celtic place and is one of the largest complexes of Celtic monuments in all of Europe. The first settlers came here 6,000 years ago, they and the Celts who followed choose Tara as a very special place. It has many important features, including the banqueting hall, the rath of the synods, the Kings Seat, Cormac's House and the highest and possibly most important of them all, the Mound of the Hostages.   Tara is the 1463th highest place in Ireland. Tara is the second most southerly summit in the North East Midlands area.

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The House of Cormac! .. by Trailtrekker   (Show all for Tara (Cnoc an Temair))
 
Importance Beyond Its Height .. by Aidy   (Show all for Tara (Cnoc an Temair))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Tara (<i>Cnoc an Temair</i>) in area North East Midlands, Ireland
Picture: The Mound of Hostages
 
A hill for Kings
by TommyV  29 Dec 2018
A nice easy stroll to bring the family on. A cafe and facilities near the car park. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1059/comment/20222/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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