Birreencorragh 698m mountain, North Mayo Nephin Beg Range Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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BirreencorraghMountainBirín Corrach A name in Irish (Ir. Birín Corrach [logainm.ie], 'rocky little spike')MayoCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Quartzites and psammitic schists. Bedrock
Height:698mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 23/31Grid Reference: G02455 05007 Place visited by 124 members. Recently by: wicklore, Grumbler, ilenia, philmchale, briankelly, Roswayman, Atlanticstar, Fergal Meath, markwallace, jamesmforrest, Ulsterpooka, hivisibility, Fergalh, markmjcampion, Lauranna I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The element birín is rare in Irish names, but also occurs unqualified in Birreen, an outlier of Croaghmoyle. Walks: for a route to the summit from the N, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 70.
Birreencorragh is the 118th highest place in Ireland. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/112/