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Shanlieve Mountain Seanshliabh A name in Irish
(Ir. Seanshliabh [PNNI], 'old mountain') Down County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 626m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J24068 22669
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Longitude: -6.102476, Latitude: 54.138121 , Easting: 324068, Northing: 322669 Prominence: 31m,  Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 723989 822675,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Shnlv, 10 char: Shanlieve
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

What is meant by 'old mountain'?, one may ask. Names of this type usually refer to the fact that a place was cleared for agricultural exploitation at an early date and acquired their name when activity shifted to a new area.   Shanlieve is the 247th highest place in Ireland.

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The eastern Mournes viewed from Shanlieve.From th .. by jackill   (Show all for Shanlieve)
 
An unspectacular summit in the nw mournes. Has go .. by djouce   (Show all for Shanlieve)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Shanlieve in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
 
dmcdevitt on Shanlieve, 2004
by dmcdevitt  28 Dec 2004
You'll enjoy this walk to get the heart going. Watch out for the peat bog before your accent Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/236/comment/1376/
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Approached from Eagle Mountain, this is approx. 5 .. by mneary34   (Show all for Shanlieve)
 
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