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Shehy More Mountain An tSeithe Mhór A name in Irish
(Ir. An tSeithe Mhór [OSI], poss. 'the big hide') Cork County, in Arderin List, Black mudstone & silt-lensed mudstone Bedrock

Height: 545.6m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W15173 60039
Place visited by 36 members. Recently by: Deise-Man, ciarraioch, melohara, muddyboots, shaunkelly, davsheen, tommccarthy, Onzy, NiniC, jackill, jimbloomer, SpiritOf84, DenisMc, Cobhclimber, simoburn
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Longitude: -9.229998, Latitude: 51.786783 , Easting: 115174, Northing: 60039 Prominence: 351m,  Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 515142 560104,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ShhyMr, 10 char: Shehy More
Bedrock type: Black mudstone & silt-lensed mudstone, (Ardaturrish Member)

Previously Carrigmount in MV.   Shehy More is the 431st highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/365/?PHPSESSID=13ghokhbv1o0ijude671t3bl82
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Remote and wild, but surprisingly accessible. .. by group   (Show all for Shehy More)
 
Easy access but boggy from the north .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Shehy More)
 
This mountain shows up for a long way as a conica .. by mart   (Show all for Shehy More)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Shehy More in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: Shehy More from the NE
 
john_desmond on Shehy More, 2005
by john_desmond  11 Jun 2005
I assume that the correct name for this hill is 'Shehy More' rather than 'Carrigmount'. On the 1:50,000 Discovery map and on the old 1:126,720 OS map, the small peak on the spur to the East (342m / 1131ft) is named 'Carrigmount'. Went up the track as suggested by 'Mart' here and up past Lake Nambrackderg. Easy going although a little boggy at times. The summit is marked by a wooden stick in the ground, no cairn or trig point. Stunning views of West Cork, from Mullaghanish, the Paps and Caherbarnagh in the North, Knockboy to the West around to Bantry Bay and Cape Clear to the South. The photo shows Shehy More as seen from Lake Nambrackderg to the Northeast. It shows the steep Northern slope. The Southern slope is much the same which gives it that 'pyramid' shape when seen edge on. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/365/comment/1741/
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Try a new approach .. by muddyboots   (Show all for Shehy More)
 
A quick three hours to bag two tops .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Shehy More)
 
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