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Hill of Allen 219m,
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Hill of Allen Hill Kildare County in Leinster Province, in Binnion List, Andesite Bedrock

Height: 219m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 49 Grid Reference: N75918 20461
Place visited by 54 members. Recently by: oreills8, tonibm, briankelly, radar, monisr, abcd, Wildrover, Grumbler, TommyMc, finkey86, melohara, wtrs, geohappy, Coles, niamhmc87
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Longitude: -6.86396, Latitude: 53.229384 , Easting: 275918, Northing: 220461 Prominence: 131m,  Isolation: 5.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 675850 720490,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Hlo219, 10 char: HlofAln
Bedrock type: Andesite, (Allen Andesite Formation)

Hill of Allen is the 1359th highest place in Ireland. Hill of Allen is the second most southerly summit in the North Midlands area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1265/
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History rules .. by Dessie1   (Show all for Hill of Allen)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Hill of Allen in area North Midlands, Ireland
Picture: Lovely view from the top.
 
Gaining height?
by paddyhillsbagger  3 Feb 2014
Followed Dessie1's route to the top and the first thing that strikes you are the multitude of warning signs on the path up! Private Property, Keep To The Path, Working Quarry etc. On and on they go the whole way. The views however are excellent, Croghan Hill is clearly seen rising out of the flat bogland below, that is if you climb the tower and pop out on the ramparts. Does this add a few extra metres to the height? Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1265/comment/15824/
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Tower and gash hidden. .. by simon3   (Show all for Hill of Allen)
 
Pleasant and easy stroll .. by TommyMc   (Show all for Hill of Allen)
 
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