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Twelve Bens Area   N: Doughruagh Subarea
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Currywongaun Hill Corr Uí Mhongáin A name in Irish 'Corr' - round hill, pointed hill, hollow; pointed, conspicuous, odd.
Corr Uí Mhongáin could mean 'Uí Mhongáin's' 'round' or 'pointed'
'hill'. According to ainm.ie surnames related to Mongáin include: Ó
Maingín, Ó Mainín, Ó Mainnín, Ó Maithnín, Mangan, Manning, Mannion,
Mongan
Galway County in Connacht Province, in Binnion List, Hornblende metagabbros & metanorites Bedrock

Height: 273m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L73100 59600
Place visited by 18 members. Recently by: padstowe, Fergalh, GSheehy, eamonoc, Lauranna, markmjcampion, patmoran, liz50, Jamessheerin, juliewoods, bryanmccabe, tphase, deirdrenig, mdoc1969, conormcbandon
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Longitude: -9.916313, Latitude: 53.571106 , Easting: 73100, Northing: 259600 Prominence: 109m,  Isolation: 2km
ITM: 473077 759620,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crywng, 10 char: Crywngn
Bedrock type: Hornblende metagabbros & metanorites, (Metagabbro and Related Lithologies)

http://www.logainm.ie/ga/18325   Currywongaun is the 1225th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1182/
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Rough and Rocky .. by group   (Show all for Currywongaun (Corr Uí Mhongáin))
 
Rough and Rocky Hill .. by markwallace   (Show all for Currywongaun (Corr Uí Mhongáin))
 
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Currywongaun (<i>Corr Uí Mhongáin</i>) in area Twelve Bens, Ireland
 
Looking east
by markwallace  27 Dec 2017
Looking east from Currywongaun. Doughruagh and Lough Touther in the centre of the photo.. Benchoona and Garruan to the left of the photo; Ben Brack to the right. Easiest way to cross to Doughruagh is by staying slightly left of Lough Touther, Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1182/comment/15921/
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