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Mullaghcarn Mountain Mullach Cairn A name in Irish
(Ir. Mullach Cairn [DUPN], 'summit of the cairn') Tyrone County, in Arderin List, Psammite & semipellite Bedrock

Height: 542m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 13 Grid Reference: H51054 80976
Place visited by 96 members. Recently by: Wilderness, McQuaid89, Fergalh, jlk, BigFly, sandilandsn, wicklore, MichaelG55, DeltaP, David-Guenot, melohara, scottwalker, eejaymm, Cobhclimber, trostanite
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Longitude: -7.209413, Latitude: 54.674295 , Easting: 251054, Northing: 380976 Prominence: 377m,  Isolation: 0.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 650992 880970,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlghcr, 10 char: Mulaghcarn
Bedrock type: Psammite & semipellite, (Mullaghcarn Formation)

No cairn now remaining, but the top of the hill is stony (OS Memoirs). Cairn Sunday is the last Sunday in July, and the old tradition of climbing Mullaghcarn on this day has recently been revived.   Mullaghcarn is the 438th highest place in Ireland.

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Easy and Well-walked Hill .. by group   (Show all for Mullaghcarn)
 
Being a Tyrone man I have visited the Gortin Glen .. by pquinn572   (Show all for Mullaghcarn)
 
I looked at the map for this one and tried to pic .. by gerrym   (Show all for Mullaghcarn)
 
On Wednesday 3rd September a group of 9 walkers c .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Mullaghcarn)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Mullaghcarn in area Sperrin Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Walkers at the summit cairn of Mullaghcarn
 
pdtempan on Mullaghcarn, 2008
by pdtempan  8 Sep 2008
This photo by Denise Jacques shows the summit cairn which gives Mullach Cairn / Mullaghcarn its name and which is the objective of the Cairn Sunday walk on the last Sunday of July. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/371/comment/3294/
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Climbed in great company on an auspicious occasio .. by Aidy   (Show all for Mullaghcarn)
 
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