Slievenaglogh 586m mountain, Mourne Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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SlievenagloghMountainSliabh na gCloch A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh na gCloch [PNNI], 'mountain of the stones/rocks')DownCounty in NI and in Ulster Province, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock
Height:586mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29Grid Reference: J32783 29107 Place visited by 375 members. Recently by: Kilcoobin, Pikes, justynagru, Fenton, feargalf, GoldCircle, eoghancarton, Andy1287, feganegg, abcd, Grumbler, nupat, John.geary, sir_boba_fett, Djouce I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
This is the higher of two peaks in the Mourne Mountains called Slievenaglogh, the other being situated further south, facing Slieve Binnian across the Silent Valley. This peak is east of Hare's Gap. On the western flanks is a huge granite boulder with a scooped-out face so that it resembles a giant's seat (David Kirk, 'The Mountains of Mourne - A Celebration of a Place Apart', p. 121).
Slievenaglogh is the 324th highest place in Ireland. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/304/