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Buckoogh Mountain Boc Umhach A name in Irish
(Ir. Boc Umhach [OSNB], 'eminence rich in copper') Mayo County, in Arderin List, Schists, aluminous schists, pebbly grits Bedrock

Height: 588m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 31 Grid Reference: F99500 01742
Place visited by 40 members. Recently by: Wilderness, markmjcampion, Cobhclimber, melohara, eoghancarton, PeakPaul, Lauranna, Garmin, Oileanach, mountainmike, GSheehy, frankmc04, simoburn, seanc15, Onzy
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Longitude: -9.531696, Latitude: 53.955306 , Easting: 99500, Northing: 301742 Prominence: 423m,  Isolation: 2.6km
ITM: 499472 801753,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bckgh, 10 char: Buckoogh
Bedrock type: Schists, aluminous schists, pebbly grits, (Buckoogh Formation)

Buckoogh is the 319th highest place in Ireland.

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Come on me Buckooh! .. by group   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
Climbed from the eastern side, which is accessed .. by gerrym   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Buckoogh in area North Mayo, Ireland
 
simon3 on Buckoogh, 2003
by simon3  19 Aug 2003
Buckoogh is an isolated peak positioned between the Bengorm/ Corranabinnia area to its west and the Glenlara/ Birreencorragh/ Knockaffertagh area to its east. On the day this picture was taken we had to descend to under 400 metres to get below the cloud base. From here the vantage point can give stunning views, though it was somewhat misty on the occasion the picture was taken. The body of water at the front of the picture is Furnace Lough which connects to the sea through a narrow channel, not obvious in the picture. The islands beyond are in Newport Bay, the north eastern part of Clew Bay. Shrouded in mist on the other side of this is the impressive bulk of Croagh Patrick. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/299/comment/613/
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We parked on the higher of the two roads to the e .. by simon3   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
This shot shows Buckoogh from Glenlara to the NE. .. by csd   (Show all for Buckoogh)
 
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