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Blackstairs Mountains Area   S: Blackstairs South Subarea
Place count in area: 13, OSI/LPS Maps: 68 
Highest place:
Mount Leinster, 794.4m
Maximum height for area: 794.4 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 706.4 metres,

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Carrigroe Hill An Charraig Rua A name in Irish (prob. Ir. An Charraig Rua [PDT], 'the red rock') Wexford County in Leinster Province, in Carn List, Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite Bedrock

Height: 495m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S79318 41508
Place visited by 99 members. Recently by: brendanjrehill, JoHeaney, Gus, andodenis, Mark1, Colin Murphy, Wildrover, Jay9, loftyobrien, wallr, jgfitz, abcd, briankelly, Martinpeak, johnstna
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Longitude: -6.832445, Latitude: 52.519624 , Easting: 279318, Northing: 141508 Prominence: 30m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 679237 641557,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crgr, 10 char: Carrigroe
Bedrock type: Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite, (Blackstones Type 2 Equigranular Granite)

Carrigroe is the 581st highest place in Ireland. Carrigroe is the second most southerly summit in the Blackstairs Mountains area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carrigroe (<i>An Charraig Rua</i>) in area Blackstairs Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Brandon Hill from Carrigroe
 
murphysw on Carrigroe, 2008
by murphysw  4 May 2008
From Bran Scultair, I headed along the rough path to the top of Carrigroe, which barely deserves its status as a seperate peak. Nonetheless , the views to the west are constantly superb Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/471/comment/3082/
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