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Bencorr North Top Mountain Binn Chorr North Top A name in Irish
For origin of name, see Binn Chorr. Galway County, in no lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 690m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L80961 52404
Place visited by 214 members. Recently by: Humpelman, Aciddrinker, PPruzina, TommyV, leonardt, OisinD, rollingwave, paulbrown, Haulie, Lauranna, erun, MagdaK, billh999, pgrondier, Fergalh
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Longitude: -9.794597, Latitude: 53.508161 , Easting: 80961, Northing: 252404 Prominence: 5m,  Isolation: 0.3km
ITM: 480962 752407,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BncrNr, 10 char: BncrNrthTp
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)


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The descent from Binn Dubh to a height on the col .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Binn Chorr North Top)
 
The view from Binn Corr is fantastic. It is a gre .. by aburden   (Show all for Binn Chorr North Top)
 
This is a relatively small knoll on the ridge abo .. by simon3   (Show all for Binn Chorr North Top)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Binn Chorr North Top in area Twelve Bens, Ireland
Picture: Binn an tSaighdiúra from summit cairn
 
Minor bump on Bencorr
by Colin Murphy  25 Jun 2014
Pic shows summit with protruding spur to the NW towards Bencorrbeg Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/124/comment/17513/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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