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Bengorm Mountain An Bhinn Ghorm A name in Irish
(Ir. An Bhinn Ghorm [OSI], 'the blue peak') Mayo County, in Arderin, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Psammitic schists, quartzites Bedrock

Height: 582m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 31 Grid Reference: F92832 01328
Place visited by 120 members. Recently by: hak493r, mountainmike, David-Guenot, FrankMc1964, ckilm, JimMc, tsheehy, ucampbell, Reeks2011, geohappy, patmoran, wicklore, Ulsterpooka, hivisibility, Krumel
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Longitude: -9.633081, Latitude: 53.950251 , Easting: 92832, Northing: 301328 Prominence: 225m,  Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 492805 801339,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bng582, 10 char: Bengorm
Bedrock type: Psammitic schists, quartzites, (Anaffrin Formation)

Walks: for a route taking in Bengorm, Corranabinnia and Glennamong, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 72-73.   Bengorm is the 332nd highest place in Ireland.

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Emerging from the shadow of Corranabinnia .. by group   (Show all for Bengorm)
 
What lies beneath .. by wicklore   (Show all for Bengorm)
 
The ridge from Corranabinia to Ben Gorm beckoned .. by gerrym   (Show all for Bengorm)
 
Bengorm has been the only 500m summit I have yet .. by simon3   (Show all for Bengorm)
 
(part 2) From the summit the ridge continues for .. by gerrym   (Show all for Bengorm)
 
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simon3 on Bengorm, 2003
by simon3  23 Aug 2003
From Bengorm, looking south there is an outstanding panorama with Clew Bay and parts of Achill Island visible. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/309/comment/620/
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