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Twelve Bens Area   Cen: Lough Auna Hills Subarea
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Cregg Hill Galway County in Connacht Province, in Binnion List, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 297m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L71543 52416
Place visited by 36 members. Recently by: trekker, Tomaquinas, Haulie, Aciddrinker, Ulsterpooka, NickDown, tphase, David-Guenot, flynnke, bryanmccabe, paddyhillsbagger, wicklore, Wildrover, Fergalh, sandman
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Longitude: -9.936854, Latitude: 53.506218 , Easting: 71543, Northing: 252416 Prominence: 142m,  Isolation: 3km
ITM: 471521 752438,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cregg, 10 char: Cregg
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

Cregg is the 1165th highest place in Ireland. Cregg is the second most westerly summit in the Twelve Bens area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1148/
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Beauty and ugliness in equal measure .. by group   (Show all for Cregg )
 
God bless the good old RTE transmitter access roads!
by Geo  26 Feb 2014
Climbed this about four years ago when it wasn't an MV listed summit. I had seen it from the nearby Diamond Hill. There is an RTE transmitter here and various telecommunications antennae. The cul-de-sac road from the N59 is accessed from L692568 B. We drove south along this (very small) boreen and parked at about L709545 C (as far as I recall). A gentle uphill ramble of about 5km return up to the summit telecoms enclosure with nice views east over the Bens. Nice that it's now included! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1148/comment/15885/
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From the SE .. by markmjcampion   (Show all for Cregg )
 
Contrasting views .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Cregg )
 
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