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Bengower Mountain Binn Gabhar A name in Irish
(Ir. Binn Gabhar [TR], 'goats’ peak') Galway County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 664m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L78301 50644
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Longitude: -9.834022, Latitude: 53.4919 , Easting: 78301, Northing: 250644 Prominence: 196m,  Isolation: 0.9km
ITM: 478300 750664,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bngwr, 10 char: Bengower
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

Erroneously marked as ‘Glengower’ on the Discovery series map. On the summit of this mountain you will find thrift (or sea-pink) in bloom during the late spring, despite the fact that it is far inland.   Binn Gabhar is the 173rd highest place in Ireland.

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Fine peak can be completed in isolation. .. by group   (Show all for Binn Gabhar)
 
Go down if you dare! .. by Onzy   (Show all for Binn Gabhar)
 
Reaching Bengower, peak of the goat, from the nor .. by simon3   (Show all for Binn Gabhar)
 
You may want to come off the ridge between Binn G .. by simon3   (Show all for Binn Gabhar)
 
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aburden on Binn Gabhar, 2006
by aburden  27 Feb 2006
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Finally got around to doing the Gleann Chochan ho .. by aburden   (Show all for Binn Gabhar)
 
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