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Donegal North Area   E: Fanad Subarea
Place count in area: 9, OSI/LPS Maps: 2 
Highest place:
Knockalla, 363m
Maximum height for area: 363 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 328 metres,

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Cashelmore Hill An Caiseal Mór A name in Irish, also Lurgacloughan an extra name in English Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Whitish quarztite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 149m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2 Grid Reference: C17100 41001
Place visited by 14 members. Recently by: finkey86, NICKY, AntrimRambler, IndyMan, Peter Walker, osullivanm, simon3, David-Guenot, sandman, chalky, Harry Goodman, Fergalh, FrankDempsey, Garmin
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Longitude: -7.732148, Latitude: 55.215746 , Easting: 217100, Northing: 441001 Prominence: 137m,  Isolation: 4.6km
ITM: 617045 940980,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cshlmr, 10 char: Cashelmore
Bedrock type: Whitish quarztite with pebble beds, (Ards Quartzite Formation)

The historic 25 inch map calls this place Cashelmore or Cashelmore Fort. It is in the townland of Lurgacloghan, parish of Clondahorky.   Cashelmore is the 1469th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cashelmore (<i>An Caiseal Mór</i>) in area Donegal North, Ireland
Picture: The rough hump that is Cashelmore Fort from the south.
 
Huge views from a rough heathery top with ringfort.
Short Summary created by simon3  11 Oct 2015
An obvious place to start is at the beginning of a short track C17206 40627 A. This rough but initially cyclable track leads you to rough ground from which is it reasonably easy to reach the top. Note, the top has a recorded ringfort on it. There are a number of animal tracks leading to the top.
There is a huge panorama of 360 degrees of views from this summit including Muckish, Slieve Snaght, the Knockalla Bay, several coastal points and bays. To the SW is the Harry Blaney bridge, built 2009. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1349/comment/15593/
 
A quick up-and-down with nice views. .. by David-Guenot   (Show all for Cashelmore (An Caiseal Mór))
 
Small hill but big views .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Cashelmore (An Caiseal Mór))
 
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