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Barnahowna Mountain Mám Cam A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Mám Cam [PDT], 'crooked pass') Mayo County in Connacht Province, in Arderin List, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock

Height: 516m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: M00202 67490
Place visited by 42 members. Recently by: peter1, eoghancarton, Fergalh, trevorf, Grumbler, ilenia, FrankMc1964, GSheehy, brittany, shaunkelly, padstowe, Lauranna, Cobhclimber, melohara, bryanmccabe
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Longitude: -9.509912, Latitude: 53.647822 , Easting: 100202, Northing: 267490 Prominence: 71m,  Isolation: 2.2km
ITM: 500173 767508,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Brnhwn, 10 char: Barnahowna
Bedrock type: Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite, (Mweelrea Formation)

This peak is unnamed on OS maps but is named Maume Camb on Bald's map of Co. Mayo (1830). A spur descending to the NNE is called Knockmuredamore. Barnahowna is a townland name. Also called Naweelion.   Barnahowna is the 512th highest place in Ireland.

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simon the run through the woods does exist and gi .. by lakedistrictHW   (Show all for Barnahowna)
 
Barnahowna from Buckaun valley? .. by jkforde   (Show all for Barnahowna)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Barnahowna in area Partry/Joyce Country, Ireland
Picture: Small summit cairn with lake behind.
 
Fine-weather photo
by bryanmccabe  22 Oct 2016
Thought a fine-weather photo of Barnahowna summit was needed! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/421/comment/18683/
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