Doan 592.6m mountain, Mourne Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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DoanMountainDún Maol Chobha A name in Irish (Ir. Dún Maol Chobha [PNNI], 'Maol Chobha's fort')DownCounty in NI and in Ulster Province, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock
Height:592.6mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29Grid Reference: J30226 26215 Place visited by 330 members. Recently by: GoldCircle, feargalf, dregishjake, dstevenson15, srr45, ceadeile, dregish, paulocon, Pikes, Fenton, Andy1287, feganegg, abcd, Grumbler, nupat I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
There is no record of an actual fort here, so the name probably comes from the imagined resemblence of the craggy summit to a fortress. For origin of name, see PNNI for info on Maol Chobha.
Doan is the 310th highest place in Ireland. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/290/