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Mweelrea Area   W: Mweelrea Subarea
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 37, MSW 
Highest place:
Mweelrea, 814m
Maximum height for area: 814 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 779 metres,

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Ben Lugmore Mountain Binn Log Mhór A name in Irish (prob. Ir. Binn Log Mhór [PDT], 'peak of the big hollow') Mayo County in Connacht Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock

Height: 803m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L81173 67379
Place visited by 346 members. Recently by: deirdremaryann, derekfanning, breathp, ConMack23, annem, learykid, wintersmick, ciarraioch, IncaHoots, greidy1, SeanPurcell, nolo, upper, Alanjm, magnumpig
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Longitude: -9.797469, Latitude: 53.642861 , Easting: 81173, Northing: 267379 Prominence: 158m,  Isolation: 0.4km
ITM: 481150 767398,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BnLgmr, 10 char: BnLgmr
Bedrock type: Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite, (Mweelrea Formation)

Ben Lugmore is the second highest mountain in the Mweelrea area and the 38th highest in Ireland. Ben Lugmore is the third highest point in county Mayo.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ben Lugmore (<i>Binn Log Mhór</i>) in area Mweelrea, Ireland
Picture: Ben Lugmore from the east with Ben Bury back right and the saddle to Mweelrea on the left
 
Nice peak
by Fergal Meath  12 Oct 2016
Our party of 6 took the Lugmore ridge home after a visit to Mweelrea via the ramp on a sunny and calm October day. If we had taken a short-cut back down the ramp we would have missed out on this fantastic peak and an exhilarating ridge walk.We found the descent off the end of this ridge to the sluice gates at the southern end of Doo Lough quite tricky and time consuming as there are a lot of crags to avoid. But this peak and its ridge were definitely worth the extra effort. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/38/comment/18652/
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