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Slieve Bloom Area   S: Arderin Subarea
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 54 
Highest place:
Arderin, 527m
Maximum height for area: 527 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 420 metres,

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Arderin Mountain Ard Éireann A name in Irish (Ir. Ard Éireann [logainm.ie], 'the height of Ireland' or 'Eriu’s
height')
County Highpoint of Laois & Offaly and in Laois/ Offaly Counties in Leinster Province, in County Highpoint, Arderin Lists, Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone Bedrock

Height: 527m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 54 Grid Reference: S23244 98902
Place visited by 356 members. Recently by: RicardoVerdi, deirdremaryann, PrzemekPanczyk, owen, nupat, Caherdavin1995, ConMack23, TippClimbers, grzywaczmarcin, annem, Bunsen7, abcd, Jai-mckinney, Oscar-mckinney, MickM45
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Longitude: -7.654389, Latitude: 53.040547 , Easting: 223244, Northing: 198902 Prominence: 420m,  Isolation: 1.2km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 623177 698931,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Ardrn, 10 char: Arderin
Bedrock type: Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone, (Cadamstown Formation)

"On the last Sunday in July the people of Mountrath, Trumera, and the surrounding districts go up on the Slieve Bloom Mountains, on to the slopes of Ard Erin. They bring with them food, and spend the day on the mountain. There are all kinds of games and trials of strength, and in the evening they kindle big fires, and the young men run races round the fires, and the more daring of them leap over the fires. In this district, this Sunday is called Height Sunday." (Helen Roe in Béaloideas ix, p. 31). See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 221-25) for a fuller account of the festive assembly on 'Height Sunday' on Arderin.   Arderin is the highest mountain in the Slieve Bloom area and the 480th highest in Ireland. Arderin is the highest point in county Laois and also the highest in Offaly.

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Climbed Ard Erin with a friend, ascent gradient o .. by youngjohn   (Show all for Arderin (Ard Éireann))
 
Excel can bury a mind in minutes, and have it gon .. by dhmiriam   (Show all for Arderin (Ard Éireann))
 
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Arderin (<i>Ard Éireann</i>) in area Slieve Bloom, Ireland
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My Climb in Laois & Offaly 23-10-2016
by ShaunDunne  4 Jan 2017
I climbed Arderin on the 23-10-2016 with my Granddad
It was a cold day, but was dry Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/399/comment/18788/
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