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Mourne Mountains Area   E: Lamagan Subarea
Place count in area: 59, OSI/LPS Maps: 20, 29, EW-CLY 
Highest place:
Slieve Donard, 849m
Maximum height for area: 849 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 821 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Slieve Beg Mountain Sliabh Beag A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh Beag [PNNI], 'little mountain') Down County in NI and in Ulster Province, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 595.9m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J34046 27603
Place visited by 440 members. Recently by: farmerjoe1, noelcurt, SenanFoley, eimirmaguire, aaronm002, Henning86, davidrenshaw, MeabhTiernan, Magic, Carolineswalsh, glencree, garybuz, ronanmckee, Sonyalaw, Oscar-mckinney
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Longitude: -5.947707, Latitude: 54.179924 , Easting: 334047, Northing: 327604 Prominence: 88.81m,  Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 733966 827609,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvBg, 10 char: Slieve Beg
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

The most notable feature of Slieve Beg is the scree-run known as the Devil's Coachroad which dissects its eastern flank.   Slieve Beg is the 300th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/297/
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Slieve Beg on Paddy's Day 2006. Anyone for a slid .. by Jaak   (Show all for Slieve Beg (Sliabh Beag))
 
Well worth a visit .. by paulocon   (Show all for Slieve Beg (Sliabh Beag))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slieve Beg (<i>Sliabh Beag</i>) in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The wrap around steepness.
 
Southern plunge
by simon3  20 Jan 2019
The famous side of Slieve Beg is the NE, gashed by the Devils Coachroad. However the SE side also has its drama.
Taken on a frosty slippy day from Cove. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/297/comment/20342/
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A similar view to Ricky K's showing the severity .. by tsunami   (Show all for Slieve Beg (Sliabh Beag))
 
Slieve Beg, November 04. Brrrrrrrrrr. .. by ricky k   (Show all for Slieve Beg (Sliabh Beag))
 
The Devil Wears Scarpa .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for Slieve Beg (Sliabh Beag))
 
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