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Carnmoney Hill 231.1m,
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Belfast Hills Area   N: Belfast Hills North Subarea
Place count in area: 9, OSI/LPS Maps: 15, 20, 21 
Highest place:
Divis, 478m
Maximum height for area: 478 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 380 metres,

Places in area Belfast Hills:
E: Belfast Hills East:   Cairngaver 217mOuley Hill 186mScrabo Hill 160m
N: Belfast Hills North:   Carnmoney Hill 231.1mCave Hill 368mDivis 478mSlievetrue 312m
SE: Strangford & Portaferry:   Ballywhite Hill 101mCastlemahon Mountain 128m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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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 1331th highest place in Ireland. Carnmoney Hill is the second most northerly summit in the Belfast Hills area.

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Pleasant Walk, Spoiled A Little By Heavy Rain .. by Aidy   (Show all for Carnmoney Hill (Cnoc Charn Monaidh))
 
No electric fences please .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Carnmoney Hill (Cnoc Charn Monaidh))
 
Good way to spend an evening in Belfast
by Trigpoint100  30 Aug 2018
Like Aidy I was in Belfast for work and ill equipped for any serious jaunt. However, I did find a simple route to the top of Carnmoney, which offers panoramic views of Belfast and surrounds. As eamonoc, start from the Ballyduff side. The lane from A eomonoc used is now gated. But a few yards west of the start of this lane on Ballyduff Road is a cinder track, which leads without obstruction or bog to the summit. Out and back this way would be a very quick jaunt. In my case, being on the bus, I carried on over the summit and came down into Glengormley via Glebe Road (head SW off the summit and you will hit a farm track). Very enjoyable. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1246/comment/20043/
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