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Slieve Bloom Area   W: Kinnitty Subarea
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 54 
Highest place:
Arderin, 527m
Maximum height for area: 527 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 420 metres,

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Cumber Hill Hill Offaly County in Leinster Province, in Binnion List, Thick flaggy sandstone, thin siltstone Bedrock

Height: 316m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 54 Grid Reference: N18885 02159
Place visited by 16 members. Recently by: Colin Murphy, Bernieor, madfrankie, ceadeile, melohara, High-King, peterturner, chalky, aidand, eamonoc, kernowclimber, mcrtchly, sandman, paddyhillsbagger, Fergalh
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Longitude: -7.719018, Latitude: 53.070019 , Easting: 218885, Northing: 202159 Prominence: 118m,  Isolation: 1.9km
ITM: 618830 702192,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CmbrHl, 10 char: Cumber Hil
Bedrock type: Thick flaggy sandstone, thin siltstone, (Clonaslee Member)

Cumber Hill is the 1120th highest place in Ireland. Cumber Hill is the most westerly summit in the Slieve Bloom area.

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Flat Top .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Cumber Hill )
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cumber Hill  in area Slieve Bloom, Ireland
Picture: Cumber Hill hillfort earthworks1
 
Hillfort earthworks1
by ceadeile  10 Apr 2019
Cumber Hill Hillfort earthworks1 Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1124/comment/20482/
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Hillfort earthworks 2 .. by ceadeile   (Show all for Cumber Hill )
 
Stone age hill fort remains on summit .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Cumber Hill )
 
Nice views thanks to tree-felling .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Cumber Hill )
 
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