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Slievemoughanmore Mountain Of uncertain origin [PNNI]. Down County, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 560m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J24959 24095
Place visited by 243 members. Recently by: sandilandsn, ilenia, seamaspeineas, Lauranna, marcellawalking, twilawalking, annieipa, PeakPaul, marchiggins, livelife2thefull, Xiom5724, newpark-cc, DeltaP, atlantic73, LorraineG60
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Longitude: -6.088438, Latitude: 54.150541 , Easting: 324959, Northing: 324095 Prominence: 154m,  Isolation: 0.9km
ITM: 724869 824082,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Slvmgh, 10 char: Slvmghnmr
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

It is the element -moughan- which is obscure in this case. The name appears on 16th century maps as Slew Mogh or just Mogh.   Slievemoughanmore is the 394th highest place in Ireland.

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simon3 on Slievemoughanmore, 2004
by simon3  18 Dec 2004
There is high ground on all sides of this peak, except to the south-east where the land falls away towards the Irish Sea. In this direction, this view of two smaller hills appeared one December well up Slievemoughanmore on the route from Pigeon Rock Mountain. The mountain to the left, with a mast on it is Aughrim Hill, while on the right are the two summits of Knockchree. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/344/comment/1367/
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On my trek Slivemoughanmore was but a stage on th .. by mneary34   (Show all for Slievemoughanmore)
 
We followed the Wall from Pigeon Rock Mountain to .. by mneary34   (Show all for Slievemoughanmore)
 
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