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Carnmoney Hill 231.1m,
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Belfast Hills Area
Place count in area: 10, OSI/LPS Maps: 15, 20, 21 
Highest place:
Divis, 478m
Maximum height for area: 478 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 380 metres,

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Carnmoney Hill Hill Cnoc Charn Monaidh A name in Irish
Antrim County in NI and in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Olivine basalt lava Bedrock

Height: 231.1m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 15 Grid Reference: J33225 83054
Place visited by 34 members. Recently by: Matrim, Kirsty, dregish, Vfslb1904, Carolyn105, Andy1287, trostanite, Hoverla, Fergalh, Trigpoint100, eamonoc, NICKY, LorraineG60, MichaelG55, pdtempan
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Longitude: -5.935395, Latitude: 54.677946 , Easting: 333225, Northing: 383054 Prominence: 109m,  Isolation: 3.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 733145 883047,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crn231, 10 char: CrnmnyHil
Bedrock type: Olivine basalt lava, (Lower Basalt Formation)

The first element in the name Carnmoney is clearly Ir. carn, ‘cairn’, but the second element is less certain. Patrick McKay interprets it as monadh, ‘mountain’, which fits the landscape. However, whilst monadh is common in Scottish place-names, it is rare in Ireland. Other possibilities include muine, ‘thicket’, and mónadh, ‘bog’. The form Cnoc Charn Monaidh is offered here as a reconstruction.   Carnmoney Hill is the 1332th highest place in Ireland.

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Pleasant Walk, Spoiled A Little By Heavy Rain .. by Aidy   (Show all for Carnmoney Hill (Cnoc Charn Monaidh))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carnmoney Hill (<i>Cnoc Charn Monaidh</i>) in area Belfast Hills, Ireland
Picture: View west from Carnmoney Hill
 
No electric fences please
by eamonoc  30 Oct 2017
Went to Knockenagh Avenue to climb Carnmoney Hill, followed blue route uphill to open fields as mentioned by Aidy, was approx 400m from top which was clearly in view but many newly constructed barbed wire fences plus fairly substantial electric fences barred the way, went back dowwnhill drove around to Carmoney village an on towards Ballyduff Industrial estate. Drove up a very narrow road towards a private house at J 33374 83752 A. Parking for one car here and used Mast access road to get close to top, a small gap in a fence had to be climbed and a walk across a small boggy dip to gain the top where there is a Trig point. Good views towards Cave Hill and out over Belfast Lough from top. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1246/comment/19775/
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Good way to spend an evening in Belfast .. by Trigpoint100   (Show all for Carnmoney Hill (Cnoc Charn Monaidh))
 
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