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Mourne Mountains Area   Cen: Loughshannagh Subarea
Place count in area: 58, OSI/LPS Maps: 20, 29 
Highest place:
Slieve Donard, 849m
Maximum height for area: 849 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 821 metres,

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Ben Crom Mountain Binn Chrom A name in Irish
(Ir. Binn Crom or Beann Chrom [PNNI], 'curved/stooped peak') Down County in NI and in Ulster Province, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 526m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J31291 26007
Place visited by 280 members. Recently by: Jai-mckinney, Oscar-mckinney, upper, Aidy, adam.mann, rdkernan, chrismcgivney, nupat, abeach, Carolyn105, imcmahonlfc, fingal, mallymcd, GoldCircle, feargalf
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Longitude: -5.990583, Latitude: 54.166298 , Easting: 331291, Northing: 326007 Prominence: 81m,  Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 731211 826012,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BnCrm, 10 char: Ben Crom
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

Ben Crom overlooks the Ben Crom Reservoir, situated upstream from the older Silent Valley Reservoir. It was constructed in 1957 to meet Belfast's growing demand for water.   Ben Crom is the 485th highest place in Ireland.

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Ben Crom by Gee & Phil Calling all walkers/scram .. by ghmcbride   (Show all for Ben Crom (Binn Chrom))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Ben Crom (<i>Binn Chrom</i>) in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Ben Crom from the east.
 
Join. celebrate a stark beauty.
by simon3  21 Aug 2012
This view of the impressive east face of Ben Crom presented itself on one of the MV member organised trips (Scavvys).

On the skyline behind are, left to right, Slieve Loughshannagh, Slieve Meelbeg and Slieve Meelmore. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/404/comment/14766/
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Ben Crom is surrounded by giants in Mourne terms .. by gerrym   (Show all for Ben Crom (Binn Chrom))
 
From the summit of Slieve Loughshannagh I followe .. by wicklore   (Show all for Ben Crom (Binn Chrom))
 
Central Mournes walk .. by hbowman   (Show all for Ben Crom (Binn Chrom))
 
Scree strangeness. .. by simon3   (Show all for Ben Crom (Binn Chrom))
 
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