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Bencorr North Top Mountain Binn an Choire (mullach thuaidh) A name in Irish
For origin of name, see Binn an Choire / Bencorr. Galway County in Connacht Province, in no lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 690m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L80961 52404
Place visited by 216 members. Recently by: justynagru, Maire-Ni, jackill, Humpelman, Aciddrinker, PPruzina, TommyV, leonardt, OisinD, rollingwave, paulbrown, Haulie, Lauranna, erun, MagdaK
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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)

Binn an Choire (mullach thuaidh) is the 127th highest place in Ireland.

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Picture: Cairn with Lough Inagh in background
 
Bencorr's close relative
Short Summary created by Colin Murphy  25 Jun 2014
This 'top' does not have sufficient prominence to register on any lists and is usually done in conjunction with Bencorr or as part of Glencoaghan Horseshoe. it is 300 to the NW of Bencorr itself and rises from a col just 20m or so below, although on all other sides it has a fairy precipitous drop. It has a well defined summit with a cairn and has wonderful views of the horseshoe and Lough Inagh to the east. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/124/comment/4884/
 
The descent from Binn Dubh to a height on the col .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Binn an Choire (mullach thuaidh))
 
The view from Binn Corr is fantastic. It is a gre .. by aburden   (Show all for Binn an Choire (mullach thuaidh))
 
This is a relatively small knoll on the ridge abo .. by simon3   (Show all for Binn an Choire (mullach thuaidh))
 
Minor bump on Bencorr .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Binn an Choire (mullach thuaidh))
 
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