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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 9 members. Recently by: 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 1436th highest place in Ireland. Highbank is the second most westerly summit in the Inishowen area.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1327/?PHPSESSID=07gokv00c5pvq7sv0kedtd6e61
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Highbank in area Inishowen, Ireland
Picture: The highlight of the hill
 
Unremarkable Hill But What A Noise!
by Aidy  2 Oct 2015
Apologies to Peter for virtually duplicating his photograph, but there is little else to shoot on this small rise. The views are pleasant enough to the eye but are all distant, with a large expanse of flat field in the foreground. It was even difficult to identfy as a hill when driving around looking for the track to the top. The most remarkable thing about my visit was the herds of cows in the field shown and the adjacent one. My presence triggered them all to start lowing and crowding round me - probably they thought I was coming to feed them. There were so many that the noise was incredible, and I expected an irate farmer to turn up to see what was annoying them! I beat a hasty retreat followed by the deafening sound and luckily got away unaccosted. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1327/comment/18341/
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