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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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The Playbank Mountain also The Playground or Slievenakilla an extra name in English
Leitrim County, in Arderin List, Cyclothemic sandstone, siltstone, coal Bedrock

Height: 542m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 26 Grid Reference: H03328 25835
Place visited by 54 members. Recently by: mountainmike, annieipa, TommyMc, NualaMc, supersullivan, Iamcan, melohara, eamonoc, PeakPaul, Lauranna, jlk, Cobhclimber, Wilderness, Ulsterpooka, FilHil
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Longitude: -7.949801, Latitude: 54.181507 , Easting: 203328, Northing: 325835 Prominence: 187m,  Isolation: 5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 603276 825840,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ThPlyb, 10 char: ThPlybnk
Bedrock type: Cyclothemic sandstone, siltstone, coal, (Lackagh Sandstone Formation)

Also known as The Playground [OS ½] or Slievenakilla. The name The Playbank relates to the festive assembly held on the mountain on the last Sunday of July, at which sports and dancing took place (Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 181-82). Also called Carrignahasta.   The Playbank is the 437th highest place in Ireland.

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kevin dockery on The Playbank, 2008
by kevin dockery  28 Sep 2008
On 6/9/08 Climbed slievenakilla on the first stage of the 18mile long Caslin Way which entails a full circuit of the mountains surrounding glangevlin valley.5 walkers out of 15 starters completed the walk.It was a beautiful autumn day with excellent views throughout the day. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/370/comment/3291/
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