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Breifne Area   Iron Mountains Subarea
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 26, 27, 27A 
Highest place:
Cuilcagh, 665m
Maximum height for area: 665 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 570 metres,

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Slieve Anierin Mountain Sliabh an Iarainn A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh an Iarainn [OSI], 'mountain of the iron') Leitrim County, in Arderin List, Sandstone, sandy shale & shale Bedrock

Height: 585m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 26 Grid Reference: H01878 15930
Place visited by 88 members. Recently by: hgboyle, hilde, markmjcampion, PeakPaul, ciaranr, sglennon, bryanmccabe, jlk, melohara, supersullivan, Lauranna, Cobhclimber, jimbo87, trostanite, dr_banuska
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Longitude: -7.972069, Latitude: 54.09253 , Easting: 201878, Northing: 315930 Prominence: 245m,  Isolation: 2.2km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 601827 815937,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvAnr, 10 char: SlvAnrn
Bedrock type: Sandstone, sandy shale & shale, (Bencroy Sandstone Member)

This area is area is known for its mineral resources, particularly the coal which was mined in the vicinity of Arigna. There were also iron workings beside Lough Allen at the base of this mountain, still operating in the late 19th century. A local legend holds that they were worked by Goibnenn, the smith-god of the Tuatha Dé Danann.   Slieve Anierin is the second highest mountain in the Breifne area and the 329th highest in Ireland. Slieve Anierin is the most southerly summit and also the most westerly in the Breifne area. Slieve Anierin is the third highest point in county Leitrim.

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The Quest for the top via the Holy G Trail .. by Gerryor   (Show all for Slieve Anierin)
 
I climbed this from Drumshanbo, however it is pos .. by walker_hollick   (Show all for Slieve Anierin)
 
Sunday - Jan 31st 2010. Weather : Cold/ frosty, r .. by Barty1958   (Show all for Slieve Anierin)
 
Climbed this recently via the route outlined by e .. by Jaak   (Show all for Slieve Anierin)
 
donieg on Slieve Anierin, 2008
by donieg  21 Apr 2008
Climbed on Sunday 20/4/08 using the following route in my Geko201 - H032 147 B (Mullaghgarve)
-via- H023 156 C to summit H01876 15929 D treked on to H030 178 E (Knockacullion) and on to H045 191 F (Bencroy) and decended to mast at Ballynameeltoge H05731 19503 G where we had left a second vehicle. Visibility down to 30metres on most of the trek , GPS invaluable. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/305/comment/3056/
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No access permitted at point A .. by Djouce   (Show all for Slieve Anierin)
 
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