Lacken Hill 193m hill, South Wexford Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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South Wexford Area
Place count in area: 6, OSI/LPS Maps: 68, 69, 76, 77 
Highest place:
Slievecoiltia, 268.5m
Maximum height for area: 268.5 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 187.5 metres,

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

Height: 193m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 76 Grid Reference: S75996 28157
Place visited by 20 members. Recently by: marcellawalking, twilawalking, gerwalking, conormcbandon, Barry28213, peterturner, Corkonian, jlk, newpark-cc, hivisibility, Kennyj, Pepe, jackill, eamonoc, chalky
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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 1401th highest place in Ireland. Lacken Hill is the second most northerly summit and also the second most westerly in the South 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). Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1300/comment/18895/
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1798 Rebel Camp. .. by sandman   (Show all for Lacken Hill)
 
Steeped in history .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Lacken Hill)
 
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