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South Connemara Area   N: Oughterard Subarea
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 44, 45 
Highest place:
Shannavara, 358m
Maximum height for area: 358 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 329 metres,

Places in area South Connemara:
Cen: Kilkieran:   Cnoc Mordáin 354m
E: Moycullen:   Newtown Hill 198m
N: Cashel:   Cashel Hill 311mLettershinna Hill 192m
N: Derroura:   Cappanalaurabaun 273mKeeraunnageeragh 305m
N: Oughterard:   Cloghermore 280mKnocknasilloge 346mKnocknalee 291mLeam Hill 253m
N: Shannavara:   Knockadav 224mShannavara 358m
S: Lettermore:   Lettermore 117m
W: Roundstone:   Errisbeg 300m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Leam Hill Hill An Léim A name in Irish Leap Galway County in Connacht Province, in Binnion List, Medium/coarse non-porphyritic granite Bedrock

Height: 253m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45 Grid Reference: M03400 42600
Place visited by 11 members. Recently by: bryanmccabe, markmjcampion, markwallace, Jamessheerin, juliewoods, paddyhillsbagger, eamonoc, mdoc1969, chalky, masiakaBlr, Fergalh
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Longitude: -9.453889, Latitude: 53.424867 , Easting: 103400, Northing: 242600 Prominence: 100m,  Isolation: 3.6km
ITM: 503371 742624,   GPS IDs, 6 char: LmHl, 10 char: Leam Hill
Bedrock type: Medium/coarse non-porphyritic granite, (Oughterard Granite)

http://www.logainm.ie/en/gls/   Leam Hill is the 1275th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1211/
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Thou shalt not pass .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Leam Hill (An Léim))
 
No sign of trespassers sign .. by mdoc1969   (Show all for Leam Hill (An Léim))
 
Great views of Lackavrea .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Leam Hill (An Léim))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Leam Hill (<i>An Léim</i>) in area South Connemara, Ireland
Picture: Views from summit
 
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by paddyhillsbagger  13 Mar 2016
Followed Fergalh's route to the top with no warning signs. There was no-one to ask at holiday lets so don't know if access is a problem. Marvelous views over Maam Cross to Maumturks as long as you get over the boggy summit area. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1211/comment/18455/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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