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North Mayo Area   N: Benwee Head Cliffs Subarea
Place count in area: 19, OSI/LPS Maps: 22, 23, EW-WNN 
Highest place:
Maumakeogh, 379m
Maximum height for area: 379 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 294 metres,

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Porturlin Hill Hill Mayo County in Connacht Province, in Binnion List, Psammites with rare heavy mineral bands. Bedrock

Height: 155m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 23 Grid Reference: F89682 42421
Place visited by 10 members. Recently by: Wilderness, gerrym, justynagru, Fergalh, IainT, sandman, IncaHoots, Garmin, barrymayo, chalky
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Longitude: -9.696049, Latitude: 54.318597 , Easting: 89682, Northing: 342421 Prominence: 122m,  Isolation: 2.2km
ITM: 489656 842422,   GPS IDs, 6 char: PrtrHl, 10 char: PrtrlnHil
Bedrock type: Psammites with rare heavy mineral bands., (Benmore Formation)

Porturlin Hill is the 1466th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Porturlin Hill  in area North Mayo, Ireland
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Tiabh Mor.
by sandman  1 Jun 2016
The local name for this hill according to the locals is Tiabh Mor so who am i to disagree . The hill can be the start or finish of a fantastic coastal walk. Parking at F8908942078 starA will allow quick access to open common. The views at the summit are truly great but do be careful as one wrong step will have you discussing the advantages of flight with a seagull on the way down. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1341/comment/18557/
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Airy summit. .. by chalky   (Show all for Porturlin Hill )
 
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