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Cooley/Gullion Area   Cooley Mountains Subarea
Place count in area: 23, OSI/LPS Maps: 28, 29, 35, 36 
Highest place:
Slieve Foye, 589m
Maximum height for area: 589 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 494 metres,

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Clermont Carn Mountain Carnán Mhaighréid Náir A name in Irish
also Black Mountain an extra name in English
(Ir. Carnán Mhaighréid Náir [HU], 'cairn of noble Margaret') Louth County, in Arderin List, Microgranite with granophyric texture Bedrock

Height: 510m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29&36A Grid Reference: J09909 15758
Place visited by 207 members. Recently by: IainT, jawakow, Gus, Reeks2011, asgoodasitgets, LorraineG60, LorraineG, mgtrose, MichaelG55, sandilandsn, DelStewart, martyk90, stevebullers, bryanmccabe, stang
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Longitude: -6.321515, Latitude: 54.07928 , Easting: 309909, Northing: 315758 Prominence: 312m,  Isolation: 0.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 709834 815765,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ClrmCr, 10 char: ClrmntCarn
Bedrock type: Microgranite with granophyric texture, (Granophyre)

Also known as Black Mountain [OSI]. The more common name, Clermont Carn, appeared on the old ½ map. This name records the association with Lord Clermont of Ravensdale, whose residence was Ravensdale Park in the early 19th century.   Clermont Carn is the 528th highest place in Ireland.

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Black Mountain... but with a difference .. by paulocon   (Show all for Clermont Carn)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Clermont Carn in area Cooley/Gullion, Ireland
 
Easy but a great view.
by IainT  16 Aug 2017
If you drive up the road this has to be a contender for the easiest summit in Ireland, but it's well worth doing for the superb view. Wicklow to Donegal, with the Meath lowlands spread out like a map and the Mournes looking splendid just across the way. The geological notice board is interesting too. Pic is Slieve Foye from the road up - my camera couldn't do the summit view justice. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/434/comment/19685/
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the view from the top of the cairn is truly magni .. by soupie01   (Show all for Clermont Carn)
 
Better known these days as Clermont Cairn, perhap .. by milo   (Show all for Clermont Carn)
 
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