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Glengesh Hill Hill Donegal County, in Binnion List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 390m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 10 Grid Reference: G70195 88728
Place visited by 7 members. Recently by: Fergalh, hgboyle, sandman, Garmin, chalky, leader1, Harry Goodman
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Longitude: -8.463586, Latitude: 54.745614 , Easting: 170195, Northing: 388728 Prominence: 126m,  Isolation: 2.4km
ITM: 570151 888719,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Gln390, 10 char: GlngshHil
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

Glengesh Hill is the 974th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Glengesh Hill in area Donegal SW, Ireland
Picture: Summit Area.
 
Glengesh Valley.
by sandman  29 Mar 2016
The valley more famous than the hill as a result of a fine view point at the car park and picnic area but the summit area is hidden from view . A nice walk across from Croaghavehy but please note the track which is shown between the two hills originate from the west. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1069/comment/18477/
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