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Brown's Hill Hill Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Carn List, Main granite (adamellite) Bedrock

Height: 496.4m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 11 Grid Reference: H02502 89229
Place visited by 53 members. Recently by: trostanite, annem, BleckCra, jlk, osullivanm, wicklore, wintersmick, markmjcampion, BogRunner1, LorraineG60, MichaelG55, Peter Walker, magnumpig, Lauranna, Wilderness
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Longitude: -7.961917, Latitude: 54.750998 , Easting: 202503, Northing: 389229 Prominence: 33m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 602451 889220,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Brw496, 10 char: Browns Hil
Bedrock type: Main granite (adamellite), (Barnesmore Granite, G2 variety)

This peak is on or near the boundary between the townlands of Cloghervaddy (par. Kilteevoge) and Tawnawully Mountains (par. Donegal). Any information on the Irish name of this hill would be welcome.   Brown's Hill is the 578th highest place in Ireland.

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Fine hill with well defined summit. .. by group   (Show all for Brown's Hill )
 
Brown’s Hill and Croaghnageer (Cruach na gCaor = .. by vikinghar   (Show all for Brown's Hill )
 
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Picture: Snow-covered Croaghnageer from Browns Hill
 
In Praise Of A Minor Hill
by Aidy  1 Mar 2015
I've already commented on Browns Hill so won't go into details of routes etc here. Instead I just wanted to highlight what a great hill this is when weather conditions make getting to larger mountains difficult. During heavy snow in January I was able to access it from the N15 when minor roads would have been impassable. It is small enough to manage in difficult weather, but large enough to make a good walk, with some difficult terrain to get across on the way, and fairly steep sides. On this visit the rest of the Bluestacks looked magnificent in their Winter covering, and all this from a little visited hill in one of the quietest ranges in the country! We're very lucky in Ireland. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/464/comment/17865/
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Back for a second attempt. .. by Aidy   (Show all for Brown's Hill )
 
Bluestacks Circuit .. by three5four0   (Show all for Brown's Hill )
 
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