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North East Midlands Area   N Cen: Cavan Town Subarea
Place count in area: 24, OSI/LPS Maps: 26, 27, 27A, 28, 28A, 28B, 34, 35, 36, 41 
Highest place:
Cornasaus, 339m
Maximum height for area: 339 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 224 metres,

Places in area North East Midlands:
Cen: Ballyjamesduff:   Aghalion Hill 249m
Cen: Oldcastle:   Mullaghmeen 258mSlieve Na Calliagh 276mSpire of Lloyd 131mThe Hill of Mael 241m
E: Kingscourt:   Carrickleck Hill 173m
N Cen: Cavan Town:   Shantemon 218mSlieve Glah 320mTievenanass 261m
NE: Ballybay:   Bunnanimma 268m
NE: Carrickmacross:   Corduff 243m
NE: Castleblaney:   Mullyash Mountain 317m
NE: Cen Bailieborough:   Cornasaus 339mTaghart South 290m
NW Cen: Arva:   Bruse Hill 260m
NW: Aughavas:   Lugganammer 190m
S Cen: Crookedwood:   Cruckboeltane 199mKnockeyon 214m
S: Westmeath South West:   Knockastia 200m
SE: Boyne Valley:   Hill of Slane 160.4mMount Oriel 251mTara 155m
W: Ardagh:   Bawn Mountain 200m
W: Drumlish:   Corn Hill 278m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Shantemon Hill Cavan County in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Greywacke, microconglomerate & argillite Bedrock

Height: 218m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 34 Grid Reference: H46464 07454
Place visited by 19 members. Recently by: abcd, melohara, ceadeile, TommyMc, annieipa, conormcbandon, wicklore, Garmin, eamonoc, jackill, Trailtrekker, chalky, dez, madfrankie, paddyhillsbagger
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Longitude: -7.291905, Latitude: 54.014301 , Easting: 246464, Northing: 307454 Prominence: 120m,  Isolation: 6.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 646409 807463,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Shntmn, 10 char: Shantemon
Bedrock type: Greywacke, microconglomerate & argillite, (Red Island Formation)

Shantemon is the 1364th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1267/
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Make sure to visit the Fingerstones .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Shantemon )
 
Alternative route by Finger Stones
by TommyMc  9 Apr 2019
Like ceadeile, I too found the track beyond the Finger Stones overgrown with whins and briars, so much so that I couldn't find a route from there through the forest to the summit.

An alternative approach can be made by taking the stony path up to the Finger Stones and continuing until you meet a fence boundary onto an agricultural field. Take an immediate left and follow the fence downhill a short distance. Cross another fence to enter the forest and from there proceed uphill to the summit and trig pillar. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1267/comment/20481/
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An interesting hill. .. by ceadeile   (Show all for Shantemon )
 
Moving Trig .. by sandman   (Show all for Shantemon )
 
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