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Maamturks Area   N: Leenaun Subarea
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Meall Cheo Mountain An Meall Dubh barr thiar thuaidh A name in Irish, also Leenaun Hill North-West Top an extra name in English Galway County in Connacht Province, in Arderin Beg List, Red mudrock, pale sandstone, minor tuffs Bedrock

Height: 578m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L85969 59831
Place visited by 90 members. Recently by: hivisibility, wicklore, thrifleganger, eeimly, Colin Murphy, Tran, mdoc1969, paulbrown, Aciddrinker, abcd, briankelly, Haulie, OisinD, Roswayman, fieldoptic
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Longitude: -9.722242, Latitude: 53.576134 , Easting: 85969, Northing: 259831 Prominence: 20m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 485944 759851,   GPS IDs, 6 char: MlCh, 10 char: Meall Cheo
Bedrock type: Red mudrock, pale sandstone, minor tuffs, (Salrock Formation)

Meall Cheo is the 340th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1412/
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Middle of a good ridge walk .. by group   (Show all for Meall Cheo (An Meall Dubh barr thiar thuaidh))
 
Worth the visit. .. by David-Guenot   (Show all for Meall Cheo (An Meall Dubh barr thiar thuaidh))
 
Maumturks Challenge part 4 .. by TommyV   (Show all for Meall Cheo (An Meall Dubh barr thiar thuaidh))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain <i>Meall Cheo</i> (<i>An Meall Dubh barr thiar thuaidh</i>) in area Maamturks, Ireland
Picture: Poor summit, but the views compensate...
 
Small is beautiful
by Colin Murphy  10 Aug 2020
This is officially an Arderin Beg, but to be honest it is barely visible as a separate entity and the 'summit' consists of a small cairn of sorts perched precariously on the edge of a low peat hag. Having said that the surrounding panoramas are magnificent. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1412/comment/20849/
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