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Slieve Meelmore Mountain Sliabh Míol Mór A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Míol Mór [PNNI], 'big mountain of the ants') Down County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 680m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J30594 28702
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Longitude: -6.00008, Latitude: 54.190672 , Easting: 330594, Northing: 328702 Prominence: 109m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 730514 828706,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvMlm, 10 char: SlvMlmr
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

A substantial tower has been built on the summit. The spot height is given as 704m on the 1:25,000 map, but this does not square with the contours, which only go up to 680m. Spellack (speilic, ' a splintery rock') is a spur on Slieve Meelmore.   Slieve Meelmore is the 141st highest place in Ireland.

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Coming off Meelmore on a warm March afternoon .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Slieve Meelmore)
 
There seem to be some mix-up about the height of .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Slieve Meelmore)
 
BILLNOR on Slieve Meelmore, 2006
by BILLNOR  12 Apr 2006
Sunday 9th April 2006 my wife and I Started our walk from Meelmore Lodge walking along the lane upto the stile at the stone wall. We crossed over and walked around the base of Slieve Meelmore until we reached the rough pathway halfway up the valley between Meelbeg and Meelmore and then followed the river ontowards the Mourne wall on the shoulder between the two.Watch your footing here, as the path runs out the ground gets a bit uneven and is at times boggy.
When we got to the wall crossed over the stile a snow storm came in very fast sweeping up the valley rushed over the wall then it was a white out. We continued on to the top of Meelmore we could only see snow so turned back the way we came. When we arrived at the stile between Meelmore and Meelbeg the snow lightened up so we climbed Meelbeg as we reached the top the snow hit again and was now 2-3 inches deep we had to slow down as it became very slippy underfoot. We returned to Meelmore Lodge the way we came. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/138/comment/2266/
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Meel more Meel less .. by Bleck Cra   (Show all for Slieve Meelmore)
 
Up here on Sun 8/2/04. Trassey car park, Trassey .. by zeaphod   (Show all for Slieve Meelmore)
 
March 20th 2005 After a cool foggy start on S.Bea .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Slieve Meelmore)
 
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