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Inishowen Area   Cen: Slieve Snaght Subarea
Place count in area: 27, OSI/LPS Maps: 2, 3, 4, 6, 7 
Highest place:
Slieve Snaght, 615m
Maximum height for area: 615 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 600 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Slieve Main Mountain An Sliabh Mín A name in Irish (prob. Ir. An Sliabh Mín [logainm.ie], 'the smooth mountain’) Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Arderin List, Psammitic schist, some marble beds Bedrock

Height: 514m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 3 Grid Reference: C41315 37809
Place visited by 79 members. Recently by: mgkelly, markmjcampion, eoghancarton, ilenia, fellrunner, pmeldrum, mountainmike, Grumbler, Lauranna, arderincorbett, Aidy, Fergalh, marcellawalking, twilawalking, gerwalking
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Longitude: -7.351264, Latitude: 55.185878 , Easting: 241315, Northing: 437809 Prominence: 100m,  Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 641315 937815,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Slv514, 10 char: SlvMain
Bedrock type: Psammitic schist, some marble beds, (Lower Crana Quartzite Formation)

This peak is located between the higher peak of Slieve Snaght and the lower Crocknamaddy. The anglicised form is slightly unusual as one would expect "Slievemeen", given the Irish form.   Slieve Main is the second highest mountain in the Inishowen area and the 526th highest in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slieve Main (<i>An Sliabh Mín</i>) in area Inishowen, Ireland
Picture: Viewed from Slieve Snaght to the NE
 
Inishowen's second mountain.
Short Summary created by simon3, Colin Murphy  16 Oct 2017
Parking in a small quarry 3km to the east at point C444 372 A, cross the smaller top of Damph and then head north, curving around the valley until you cross a fence at C425 380 B then begin to ascend again towards the west. A further 1km will bring you to the top, although it is difficult to identify which is actually the highest point. Ignore a couple of cairns which do not sit on the precise top and scout around towards the south east of the broad boulder-speckled top where you will see a pile of stones supporting a single spearhead shaped stone. GPS readings indicate this to be the highest point. You may return by the same route but the usual walk takes in the top's bigger neighbour, Slieve Snaght. The Damph-Main-Snaght walk takes approximately 4.5-5 hours. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/427/comment/5186/
 
Slieve Main isn't much of a proposition on it's .. by gerrym   (Show all for Slieve Main (An Sliabh Mín))
 
Climbed Friday 06.02.24 – My aim was to bag the t .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Slieve Main (An Sliabh Mín))
 
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