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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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Diminutive, irascible Mourne summit .. by group   (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 serving as a great viewing point
 
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Reservoir View
by Aidy  Thu 25 Feb
A minor upside to the Covid crisis has been the amount of time I've had on my hands to look back over and edit older photos, including this one (slightly more recent from November 2020) of the view from Ben Crom over the reservoir. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/404/comment/22194/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
Soggy Trip .. by chrizoneill   (Show all for Ben Crom (Binn Chrom))
 
We set out from a parking spot at J311 315 B .. by kernowclimber   (Show all for Ben Crom (Binn Chrom))
 
Ta me ag foghlaim na Gaeilge. Cen fa? Who knows. .. by Bleck Cra   (Show all for Ben Crom (Binn Chrom))
 
Crom! What a mountain! It only sits 300-odd feet .. by Alex92   (Show all for Ben Crom (Binn Chrom))
 
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