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Glennamong Mountain Mayo County, 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 84 members. Recently by: JimMc, tsheehy, mickdylan, PaulNolan, Krumel, jlk, peter1, Cobhclimber, Onzy, markmjcampion, IainT, sandilandsn, Garmin, GSheehy, Peter_I
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Longitude: -9.657888, Latitude: 53.990757 , Easting: 91309, Northing: 305874 Prominence: 139m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 491282 805884,   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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Nephin Begs - a serious hiking challenge! .. by bryanmccabe   (Show all for Glennamong)
 
Remote and stunning .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Glennamong)
 
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Picture: Looking back towards Corranabinnia
 
Looking back towards Corranabinnia
by Colin Murphy  29 May 2012
Whatever way you look, the landscape is stunning. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/232/comment/6833/
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(part 2). The ridge climbs up to point 415 which .. by gerrym   (Show all for Glennamong)
 
Glennamong forms the northerly summit of a horses .. by simon3   (Show all for Glennamong)
 
Travelled to the Nephin Begs after climbing Nephi .. by gerrym   (Show all for Glennamong)
 
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