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Black Hill Hill Antrim County, in Binnion List, Olivine basalt lava Bedrock

Height: 381m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 9 Grid Reference: D32925 10745
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Longitude: -5.927362, Latitude: 54.9266 , Easting: 332925, Northing: 410745 Prominence: 102m,  Isolation: 8.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 732844 910731,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Blc381, 10 char: Black H381
Bedrock type: Olivine basalt lava, (Upper Basalt Formation)

Black Hill is the 993rd highest place in Ireland. Black Hill is the second most easterly summit in the Antrim Hills area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Black Hill in area Antrim Hills, Ireland
Picture: Heading down NW from Black Hill
 
Small hill but big, big vantage point.
Short Summary created by Harry Goodman,  30 Jan 2014
The shortest way up is from the Feystown Rd. due S from Glenarm at D310123 A. Cross the stile and follow the way marked route for the Antrim Hills Way. This follows a track on the left side of a field and go up over the shoulder of Crockandoo. Continue up over rough grassland and then peaty ground, crossing two stiles on the way. The top of the hill is marked by a trig. pillar and is a grand vantage point for views S to the Belfast Hills and the more distant Mournes and W to lonely Slemish and the Sperrins. Alternatively for a longer and much more satisfying walk take the Ballycoose Rd. W up from the B148 at Cairncastle D359075 B to the car park on the Feystown Rd. at D333073 C. This route is also facilitated by the Antrim Hills Way. Cross the stile and head N up hill along the plateau edge for some 1.8 km to Scawt Hill. After a further 2km, passing a standing stone on route, the way marked trail swings around to the left (W) to the summit. On the way up there are constant views out across the North Channel to Scotland. If transport allows a combination of both routes can give a very satisfying walk. The OSNI 1;25,000 Activity Map for the Glens of Antrim is very useful for walking in this area. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1076/comment/15320/
 
Against the Odds .. by Geansai   (Show all for Black Hill)
 
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