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Mourne Mountains Area   E: Donard Subarea
Place count in area: 58, OSI/LPS Maps: 20, 29, EW-CLY 
Highest place:
Slieve Donard, 849m
Maximum height for area: 849 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 821 metres,

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Chimney Rock Mountain Mountain Sliabh an Aoire A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh an Aoire (?) [PNNI], 'mountain of the shepherd') Down County in NI and in Ulster Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 656m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J36408 25721
Place visited by 400 members. Recently by: orlaithfitz, davidrenshaw, Magic, Prem, Carolineswalsh, BrianKennan, ToughSoles, muddypaws, Lyner, Dee68, Nailer1967, Enda66, ElaineM76, Krzysztof_K, JohnFinn
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Longitude: -5.912485, Latitude: 54.162373 , Easting: 336408, Northing: 325721 Prominence: 131m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 736323 825723,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ChmnRc, 10 char: ChmnyRckMn
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

Granite was quarried on the northern slopes of this mountain. Mourne granite is typically grey and of high quality. Vast quantities used to be exported for construction. The streets and docks of Liverpool were built of Mourne granite.   Chimney Rock Mountain is the 185th highest place in Ireland.

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Up here recently as part of the WGL assessment. .. by zeaphod   (Show all for Chimney Rock Mountain (Sliabh an Aoire))
 
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Chimney Rock Mountain (<i>Sliabh an Aoire</i>) in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
 
Season's Greetings from up The Chimney
by BleckCra  11 Jan 2018
Lang may yer lum reek. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/178/comment/19838/
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