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Sperrin Mountains Area   N: Claudy Hills Subarea
Place count in area: 64, OSI/LPS Maps: 12, 13, 6, 7, 8 
Highest place:
Sawel, 678m
Maximum height for area: 678 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 657 metres,

Places in area Sperrin Mountains:
E: Magherafelt Hills:   Slieve Gallion NE Top 496m
E: Magherafelt Hills:   Slieve Gallion 528m
N: Claudy Hills:   Crockdooish 321mCurradrolan Hill 270mEglish 277mLetterlogher 249mMullaghmeash Hill 244mSlieveboy 259mStraid Hill 303m
NE Cen: Glenelly North East:   Barnes Top 456mCraigagh Hill 460mCrockbrack 526mKnockanbane Mountain 441mMeenard Mountain 620mMeenard Mtn W Top 480mMullaghaneany 627mMullaghash 480mMullaghsallagh 485mOughtmore 569mSpelhoagh 568m
NE: Glenshane North:   Benbradagh 465mBoviel Top 454mCarn Hill 448mCarntogher 464mMoneyoran Hill 414m
NE: Glenshane South:   Bohilbreaga 478mCoolnasillagh Mountain 423mCorick Mountain 430mCrockalougha 407mMullaghmore 550mWhite Mountain 537m
NW Cen: Glenelly North West:   Dart Mountain 619mDart Mountain North-West Top 525mLearmount Mountain 489mLearmount Mountain South Top 492mMullaghasturrakeen 581mMullaghcarbatagh 517mMullaghclogha 635mMullaghclogher 572mMullaghdoo 568mSawel 678m
NW: Maheramason Hills:   Clondermot Hill 220mGortmonly Hill 218mSlievekirk 370m
SE Cen: Glenelly South East:   Carnanelly 562mCarnanelly West Top 505mMullaghbane 467mMullaghturk 416m
SE: Cookstown Hills:   Cregganconroe 300mFir Mountain 362mOughtmore 382m
SW Cen: Glenelly South West:   Clogherny Top 408mCraignamaddy 385mCrocknamoghil 335mMullaghbolig 442mSpaltindoagh 420m
SW: Mullaghcarn:   Curraghchosaly Mountain 416mMullaghcarn 542mMullaghcarn South Top 525m
SW: Newtownstewart Hills:   Bessy Bell 420mMullaghcroy 242m
W: Strabane:   Balix Hill 403mKnockavoe 296mOwenreagh Hill 400m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Eglish Hill Tyrone County in NI and in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Psammite & semipellite Bedrock

Height: 277m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 7 Grid Reference: C50494 04310
Place visited by 13 members. Recently by: dregish, LorraineG60, MichaelG55, eamonoc, Fergalh, NICKY, Aidy, sandman, Harry Goodman, AntrimRambler, chalky, Garmin, Peter Walker
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Longitude: -7.214039, Latitude: 54.883926 , Easting: 250494, Northing: 404310 Prominence: 108m,  Isolation: 3.1km
ITM: 650432 904298,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Eglish, 10 char: Eglish
Bedrock type: Psammite & semipellite, (Claudy Formation)

Eglish is the 1214th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1177/
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Short easy walk. .. by group   (Show all for Eglish )
 
Inaccessible Due To Wind Farm Construction .. by Aidy   (Show all for Eglish )
 
A worthy little Binnion. .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Eglish )
 
Swamp Thing .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for Eglish )
 
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Picture: Summit Area.
 
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by sandman  26 Apr 2016
Option 1 you can access the summit via the gate entrance described in the previous comments but you should keep to the track which although becomes faint as you keep left at C5101104838 C this will bring you to within a short distance of the summit just hop fence into next field but this route can be slightly water logged or you can opt for Option 2 park at the entrance to the proposed wind farm road C5106303984 D and walk on a nice gravel road which will take you basically to the same spot as Option 1. It looks as if the wind farm may be extended in the future. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1177/comment/18373/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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