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Slieve Bloom Area   E: Capard Subarea
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 54 
Highest place:
Arderin, 527m
Maximum height for area: 527 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 420 metres,

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Baunreaghcong Mountain Bán Riabhach Cúng A name in Irish poss. Ir. Bán Riabhach Cúng [PDT], ‘narrow brindled pasture’ Laois County in Leinster Province, in Arderin List, Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone Bedrock

Height: 509m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 54 Grid Reference: N32619 03693
Place visited by 113 members. Recently by: BrianKennan, Ulsterpooka, No1Grumbler, mrmikelennon, derekfanning, Hillwalker65, annem, markwallace, mountainmike, NMangan, GerryCarroll, abcd, tonibm, muddyboots, Bunsen7
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Longitude: -7.512973, Latitude: 53.083803 , Easting: 232619, Northing: 203693 Prominence: 74m,  Isolation: 1.8km
ITM: 632628 703799,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bnrghc, 10 char: Bnrghcng
Bedrock type: Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone, (Cadamstown Formation)

There is a townland named Baunreagh in the parish of Offerlane, located 4km to the W on the other side of The Cut. The name of this peak appears to consist of the same name with the addition of cúng, 'narrow'. The Irish form Bán Riabhach Conga is tentatively suggested at logainm.ie, but the basis for the final element conga is not clear. The River Barrow rises on the northern slopes of this hill and flows through Glenbarrow.   Baunreaghcong is the third highest mountain in the Slieve Bloom area and the 539th highest in Ireland. Baunreaghcong is the second most easterly summit in the Slieve Bloom area. Baunreaghcong is the second highest point in county Laois.

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Following on from the posts on Wolftrap Mountain .. by darrenf   (Show all for Baunreaghcong (Bán Riabhach Cúng))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Baunreaghcong (<i>Bán Riabhach Cúng</i>) in area Slieve Bloom, Ireland
Picture: Blooming frosty
 
Snow and frost combine to paint the landscape
by Colin Murphy  17 Jan 2022
Approached this hill from Capard, and was fortunate to do it in snow and frost, as it rendered the normally so-so landscape very pretty indeed. Just as well really, as the hill has little else to recommend it. Have now bagged everything the Slieve Blooms has to offer...Arderins, Carns and Binions, and I'm blooming done with them! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/438/comment/23386/
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