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Rocky Mountain Mountain PNNI suggests that this name may have been coined in English. Down County in NI and in Ulster Province, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 524m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J35070 25255
Place visited by 259 members. Recently by: dstevenson15, chairmanmiah, eoghancarton, hivisibility, Pikes, Fenton, Andy1287, abcd, Grumbler, briankelly, Harry-Badger, arderincorbett, David-Guenot, ilenia, feargalf
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Longitude: -5.932999, Latitude: 54.158441 , Easting: 335070, Northing: 325255 Prominence: 60m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 734996 825246,   GPS IDs, 6 char: RckyMn, 10 char: RckyMntn
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

There are two other peaks of this name in the Mourne Mountains, and the Irish form Sliabh na gCloch, 'mountain of the stones', is attested for both.   Rocky Mountain is the 494th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Rocky Mountain in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
Picture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6DqgTjGIYtE
 
A PATRICK ZERKOWSKI FILM
by CaptainVertigo  9 Oct 2014
Patrick Zerkowski's film is a bright sunny cheerful well organised piece that will be a real boon to anyone thinking of walking this way. I like the fact that Patrick marked the route clearly and makes everything very easy to follow. In his own words :
"It was another fantastic afternoon in the Mourne Mountains this year,so I decided to climb two peaks: ROCKY MOUNTAIN 525 M and CHIMNEY ROCK MOUNTAIN 656 M which both offer stunning views. "
The music matches the upbeat feel of the film. A real pleasure!
PS Patrick appears to have added a metre to Rocky. I think we can forgive him that.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6DqgTjGIYtE Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/406/comment/17717/
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