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LaghtnafrankeeMountainLeacht na Francaí A name in Irish(Ir. Leacht na bhFrancach [PND], 'burial monument of the Frenchmen or of the rats')WaterfordCounty in Munster Province, in Arderin List, Medium grained pink-purple sandstone Bedrock
Height:520mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 75Grid Reference: S23519 18151 Place visited by 162 members. Recently by: LiamG1951, a3642278, StaCla, John.geary, derekfanning, Hillwalker65, TippHiker, markwallace, MisterMoe, Superterence, sarahryanowen, millsd1, Liamob, nupat, annem I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Canon Power gave the two alternative translations, so he was clearly unaware of any story which would resolve the mystery. There is a small cairn at the summit, which could be the remains of the monument in question.
Laghtnafrankee is the 507th highest place in Ireland. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/411/
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