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Sligo Coastal Hill Area
Place count in area: 1, OSI/LPS Maps: 16 
Highest place:
Benbulbin South-East Top, 505m
Maximum height for area: 505 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 12 metres,

Places in area Sligo Coastal Hill:
Benbulbin South-East Top 505m

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Benbulbin South-East Top Mountain Binn Ghulbain (mullach thoir theas) A name in Irish For origin of name, see Benbulbin. Sligo County in Connacht Province, in no lists, Dark fine-grained cherty limestone Bedrock

Height: 505m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 16 Grid Reference: G70083 45516
Place visited by 98 members. Recently by: Jojo1891, Aneta.jablonska, eiremountains, oreills8, Loman01, acoleman8, JohnRea, Carolyn105, pdtempan, IncaHoots, eflanaga, rogers, supersullivan, trekker, thomas_g
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Longitude: -8.460928, Latitude: 54.357442 , Easting: 170083, Northing: 345516 Prominence: 12m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 570039 845517,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BnblSt, 10 char: BnblbnSthE
Bedrock type: Dark fine-grained cherty limestone, (Dartry Limestone Formation)

Benbulbin South-East Top is the highest mountain in the Sligo Coastal Hill area and the 554th highest in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Benbulbin South-East Top (<i>Binn Ghulbain (mullach thoir theas)</i>) in area Sligo Coastal Hill, Ireland
Picture: The new top on the right from Benbulbin side
 
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by Aidy  17 Aug 2015
The routes up on to the Benbulbin ridge have been well described here, and I made use of them to approach this newly included top from the "u" shaped valley to the northwest, which was an enoyable walk in itself, as I admired the surrounding mountains on three sides. A less steep section took me up on to the Dartry plateau, and I was left with a short walk, heading just north of due west to the South-East Top, albeit over some boggy, broken ground. It has definite prominence from nearby, looks like a separate peak, and is on the natural route to Benbulbin from this direction. It also offers fantastic views over the wild and bleak plateau to the east, along the ridge to Benwiskin, and down over Rosses Point, Sligo, Strandhill, and the countryside to the south, including a glimpse of Lough Gill. Fantastic walking and an easy appetiser for the main course of Benbulbin. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1484/comment/18252/
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