Shantemon 218m hill, North Midlands Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Shantemon Hill Cavan County, in Binnion List, Greywacke, microconglomerate & argillite Bedrock

Height: 218m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 34 Grid Reference: H46464 07454
Place visited by 18 members. Recently by: melohara, ceadeile, TommyMc, annieipa, conormcbandon, wicklore, Garmin, eamonoc, jackill, Trailtrekker, chalky, dez, madfrankie, paddyhillsbagger, sandman
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Longitude: -7.291997, Latitude: 54.014302 , Easting: 246464, Northing: 307454 Prominence: 120m,  Isolation: 6.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 646403 807463,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Shntmn, 10 char: Shantemon
Bedrock type: Greywacke, microconglomerate & argillite, (Red Island Formation)

Shantemon is the 1358th 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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