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BencullaghMountainAn Chailleach A name in Irish (Ir. An Chailleach [OSI], 'the hag')GalwayCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock
Height:632mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37Grid Reference: L75576 53724 Place visited by 157 members. Recently by: hivisibility, ckilm, JimMc, flynnke, dodser, DeltaP, Cathal-Kelly, eamonoc, Philhanson, Lauranna, murney, jlk, fingal, thomas_g, IainT I have visited this place: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
A woman known as Cailleach an Chlocháin, 'the witch of Clifden', was a famous character in the 19th century.
An Chailleach is the 232nd highest place in Ireland. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/226/?PHPSESSID=bn2mlmdfk7fbq5kbkmtr3sl5a3