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Highbank Hill Donegal County, in Binnion List, Marble-rich unit Bedrock

Height: 171m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 6 Grid Reference: C25600 12300
Place visited by 11 members. Recently by: eamonoc, Fergalh, AntrimRambler, Aidy, sandman, muschi, chalky, Peter Walker, David-Guenot, Harry Goodman, Garmin
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Longitude: -7.601188, Latitude: 54.957585 , Easting: 225600, Northing: 412300 Prominence: 102m,  Isolation: 4.6km
ITM: 625543 912286,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Hghbnk, 10 char: Highbank
Bedrock type: Marble-rich unit, (Marble unit)

Highbank is the 1438th highest place in Ireland. Highbank is the second most westerly summit in the Inishowen area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1327/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Highbank in area Inishowen, Ireland
Picture: The Standing Stone on Highbank.
 
Little to commend a visit !
Short Summary created by Harry Goodman,  29 May 2014
There is room to park off road at the start of a gated, muddy but well defined track C2564811873 A which leads up to the top of the hill where there will be debate as to just where the high point lies. For purposes of this short summary the point recorded C2563112256 B is on a raised stony ditch just to the right of the second metal gate some 400 metres along from the road. Although at first appearance it is covered by thick and prickly gorse and brambles the highest point can be accessed by crossing the fence on the left and into the adjoining field. When there, it is also worth crossing the second gate across the track and continuing on for another 200 metres to a standing stone where there is a fine view out across Lough Swilly to Inch Island and on to the greater hills and mountains of Inishowen. This said, there is little else to commend a walk to the top of this small hill. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1327/comment/15571/
 
Unremarkable Hill But What A Noise! .. by Aidy   (Show all for Highbank)
 
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