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Doughruagh South Top Mountain Dúchruach ó dheas barr A name in Irish
Galway County, in Arderin Beg List, Hornblende metagabbros & metanorites Bedrock

Height: 525m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L75128 59318
Place visited by 33 members. Recently by: simoburn, FrankMc1964, OisinD, Fergalh, GSheehy, ckilm, ilenia, eamonoc, Lauranna, melohara, patmoran, ColinCallanan, liz50, Jamessheerin, juliewoods
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Longitude: -9.885606, Latitude: 53.56906 , Easting: 75128, Northing: 259318 Prominence: 17m,  Isolation: 0.1km
ITM: 475105 759338,   GPS IDs, 6 char: DghrSt, 10 char: DghrghSthT
Bedrock type: Hornblende metagabbros & metanorites, (Metagabbro and Related Lithologies)

Doughruagh South Top is the 488th highest place in Ireland.

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Twin of Doughruagh main top
Short Summary created by liz50  22 Mar 2017
Located behind Kylemore Abbey, it has been reported that access from the grounds is no longer allowed. It is possible to park in a small lay-by at L77637 58711 A and walk approx 30m along the road to a 'gate' with access to a grassy field and the saddle below Doughruagh. A steep rocky ascent to the summit. An alternative start point to the West at L72134 59157 B with roadside parking. Ascend ridge to Currywongaun and small drop across wet bog before a steep rocky ascent to the summit. The top is rocky and dotted with lakes and pools and fine views over Connemara. Usually included with a walk to Doughruagh main top as it is in close proximity across a lake. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1465/comment/18093/
 
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