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Wexford Area   SW: New Ross Hills  Subarea
Place count in area: 13, OSI/LPS Maps: 61, 62, 68, 69, 76, 77 
Highest place:
Slieveboy, 420m
Maximum height for area: 420 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 304 metres,

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Lacken Hill Hill Wexford County in Leinster Province, in Binnion List, Green & grey slate with thin siltstone Bedrock

Height: 193m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 76 Grid Reference: S75996 28157
Place visited by 24 members. Recently by: Noahq10, Wildrover, Nakoz, TommyMc, marcellawalking, twilawalking, gerwalking, conormcbandon, Barry28213, peterturner, Corkonian, jlk, newpark-cc, hivisibility, Kennyj
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Longitude: -6.884234, Latitude: 52.400115 , Easting: 275996, Northing: 128157 Prominence: 107m,  Isolation: 7.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 675928 628206,   GPS IDs, 6 char: LcknHl, 10 char: Lacken Hil
Bedrock type: Green & grey slate with thin siltstone, (Ballylane Formation)

Lacken Hill is the 1407th highest place in Ireland. Lacken Hill is the second most westerly summit in the Wexford area.

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Forest Walk to Hilltop .. by Gobbledygook   (Show all for Lacken Hill )
 
Not alone. .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Lacken Hill )
 
Great views. Good spot.
by Corkonian  22 Apr 2017
Good spot and a good place to walk. Final part of the climb to the top is a bit of a challenge. Spectacular wide ranging views from the hill top. Also historical monuments on the hill top. Understandable why it was a campsite in 1798. The forest is planted with native deciduous and coniferous trees to replace trees cut down to build the Dunbrody Famine Ship. (Sign at the entrance explains). Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1300/comment/18895/
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Great for family walk. Offers alot more. .. by Nakoz   (Show all for Lacken Hill )
 
1798 Rebel Camp. .. by sandman   (Show all for Lacken Hill )
 
Steeped in history .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Lacken Hill )
 
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