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Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
BenfreeMountainBinn Fraoigh A name in Irish also Luggatarriff an extra name in English (Ir. Binn Fraoigh [TR], 'peak of heather')GalwayCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Aluminous schists, hornblendic rocks Bedrock
Height:638mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37Grid Reference: L77758 54412 Place visited by 225 members. Recently by: Jimmy600leavey, TommyV, PaulaMc, Podgemus, JimMc, brendevlin, ciaranr, flynnke, dodser, Singo, DeltaP, StephenH16, Stephen_Holman, eamonoc, msammon I have visited this place: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
On the Discovery map this peak is marked as Luggatarriff, a name meaning 'hollow of the bull' which probably applies to a hollow on the slopes of Benfree.
Binn Fraoigh is the 223rd highest place in Ireland. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/216/?PHPSESSID=gs458eld57hqaajt2bbgtm05a0