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Glennamong Mountain Barr Ghleann na Monga A name in Irish
Mayo County in Connacht Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Psammitic schists, quartzites Bedrock

Height: 628m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 23/30 Grid Reference: F91309 05874
Place visited by 101 members. Recently by: thrifleganger, Tran, justynagru, Grumbler, ilenia, eamonoc, David-Guenot, Geo, paulbrown, Haulie, Lauranna, Roswayman, Fergalh, FrankMc1964, jamesmforrest
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Longitude: -9.658453, Latitude: 53.990776 , Easting: 91309, Northing: 305874 Prominence: 139m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 491245 805887,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Glnmng, 10 char: Glennamong
Bedrock type: Psammitic schists, quartzites, (Anaffrin Formation)

The name makes no sense as applied to a summit. However, nearby is the Glennamong River, S.E. of the summit, flowing into L. Feeagh, so Glennamong is clearly the valley through which the river flows. OSNB mentions it only as a townland name, not that of a peak, so the error may have arisen at the stage of printing the 6 map. Walks: for a route taking in Bengorm, Corranabinnia and Glennamong, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 72-73.   Glennamong is the 242nd highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Glennamong in area North Mayo, Ireland
 
Three Nephin Beg peaks
by bryanmccabe  27 Oct 2015
View (from flanks of Corranabinnia) north along ridge to Glennamong with Slieve Carr and Nephin Beg in the background. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/232/comment/18372/
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