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Vinegar Hill 116.6m,
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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 Leinster Province, in Local/Historical/Cultural List, Intermediate volcanics Bedrock

Height: 116.6m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S98279 39905
Place visited by 47 members. Recently by: wohfnow, donalhunt, Tomaquinas, jgfitz, moggy40, Ulsterpooka, melohara, simoburn, pf_irl, JoHeaney, Nakoz, Roen, Wildrover, conormcbandon, newpark-cc
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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 1489th 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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Historic Hill .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Vinegar Hill)
 
Go on, it's a cracker! .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Vinegar Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Vinegar Hill in area North Wexford, Ireland
Picture: View looking south east 2 hours after dawn.
 
August 2020
by donalhunt  13 Aug 2020
Nice views for an early stroll. This "peak" won't challenge very many. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1387/comment/20855/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
Steeped in history. .. by TommyV   (Show all for Vinegar Hill)
 
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