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Mourne Mountains Area   Cen: Loughshannagh Subarea
Place count in area: 58, OSI/LPS Maps: 20, 29 
Highest place:
Slieve Donard, 849m
Maximum height for area: 849 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 821 metres,

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Doan Mountain Dún Maol Chobha A name in Irish (Ir. Dún Maol Chobha [PNNI], 'Maol Chobha's fort') Down County in NI and in Ulster Province, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 592.6m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J30226 26215
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Longitude: -6.006784, Latitude: 54.168443 , Easting: 330226, Northing: 326216 Prominence: 118.55m,  Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 730146 826221,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Doan, 10 char: Doan
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

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.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Doan (<i>Dún Maol Chobha</i>) in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Morning light on Lough Shannagh
 
Lough Shannagh View
by Aidy  9 Dec 2020
Another view from a recent trip up Doan, down onto Lough Shannagh, with Carn Mountain and Slieve Muck capped with cloud Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/290/comment/21725/
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Doan is a fantastic-looking mountain, appearing l .. by csd   (Show all for Doan (Dún Maol Chobha))
 
Doan is a lovely mountain to walk up to. From Me .. by midge_hater   (Show all for Doan (Dún Maol Chobha))
 
Climbed this old favourite again yesterday (17.09 .. by Priestlp   (Show all for Doan (Dún Maol Chobha))
 
Heading for Ben Crom Dam from Slieve Meelbeg on o .. by mneary34   (Show all for Doan (Dún Maol Chobha))
 
Excellent point to view the ring of the Mournes. .. by cockycorkey   (Show all for Doan (Dún Maol Chobha))
 
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