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North Wexford Area
Place count in area: 6, OSI/LPS Maps: 62, 68, 69 
Highest place:
Slieveboy, 420m
Maximum height for area: 420 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 304 metres,

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Vinegar Hill Hill Cnoc Fhiodh na gCaor A name in Irish
Wexford County, in Local/Historical/Cultural List, Intermediate volcanics Bedrock

Height: 116.6m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S98279 39905
Place visited by 35 members. Recently by: Wildrover, conormcbandon, newpark-cc, andodenis, TommyMc, liz50, peterturner, eugeneryan959, TommyV, Aidy, murphysw, cathalred, Barry28213, bryanjbarry, bbarry2015
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Longitude: -6.553499, Latitude: 52.502111 , Easting: 298279, Northing: 139905 Prominence: 65m,  Isolation: 8.5km
ITM: 698207 639952,   GPS IDs, 6 char: VngrHl, 10 char: VngrHil
Bedrock type: Intermediate volcanics, (in Campile Formation)

Vinegar Hill lies just 1km to the east of Enniscorthy. One of the most significant and bloody battles in Irish history took place there during the 1798 Rebellion.   Vinegar Hill is the 1491th highest place in Ireland. Vinegar Hill is the most southerly summit and also the second most westerly in the North Wexford area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Vinegar Hill in area North Wexford, Ireland
Picture: Tower at the summit
 
New Comment: Steeped in history.
by TommyV  5 Nov 2018
The history of this place takes precedence over the actual scenery but there are lovely views over the town of Enniscorthy. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1387/comment/20200/
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