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Donegal SW Area   S: Killybegs Hills Subarea
Place count in area: 24, OSI/LPS Maps: 10 
Highest place:
Slieve League, 596.4m
Maximum height for area: 596.4 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 470 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Croaghmuckros Hill Cruach Mhucrois A name in Irish Ir. Cruach Mhucrois [logainm.ie], 'stack of Mucros or the
pig-promontory'
Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Banded semi-pelitic & psammitic schist Bedrock

Height: 275m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 10 Grid Reference: G62443 74942
Place visited by 11 members. Recently by: bertandally, Fergalh, PPruz, conormcbandon, Aidy, sperrinlad, Peter Walker, sandman, kenmoore, chalky, Anya
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Longitude: -8.582176, Latitude: 54.621262 , Easting: 162443, Northing: 374942 Prominence: 133m,  Isolation: 5.2km
ITM: 562401 874936,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crghmc, 10 char: Crghmckrs
Bedrock type: Banded semi-pelitic & psammitic schist, (Termon Formation)

Cruach Mhucrois is the 1224th highest place in Ireland. Cruach Mhucrois is the most southerly summit in the Donegal SW area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1181/
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Punching Above Its Weight .. by Aidy   (Show all for Croaghmuckros (Cruach Mhucrois))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Croaghmuckros (<i>Cruach Mhucrois</i>) in area Donegal SW, Ireland
Picture: Summit Area.
 
South Side.
by sandman  26 Nov 2015
A communication mast sits adjacent to the summit cairn which has an access road situated on the north side of the hill.But because of the ocean views i decided to park at G6231974504 A and ascend to the summit G6244374942 B over steep ground .Enjoyable. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1181/comment/18393/
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A great reward for a leisurely stroll .. by bertandally   (Show all for Croaghmuckros (Cruach Mhucrois))
 
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