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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 583rd highest place in Ireland. Carrigroe is the second most southerly summit in the Blackstairs Mountains area.

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A waypoint on the way to somewhere else .. by group   (Show all for Carrigroe (An Charraig Rua))
 
Sea of cloud .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Carrigroe (An Charraig Rua))
 
Interesting features on path .. by Pepe   (Show all for Carrigroe (An Charraig Rua))
 
We approached Carrigroe from the north, after tac .. by csd   (Show all for Carrigroe (An Charraig Rua))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carrigroe (<i>An Charraig Rua</i>) in area Blackstairs Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Summit marker
 
Summit high point.
by Colin Murphy  13 Dec 2021
The highpoint of this hill is marked by a pile of rocks to the right of the track when approaching from north, although I actually measured a slightly higher spot on the bank of heather opposite, although that area is probably the man-made result of the construction of the track. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/471/comment/23364/
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After reaching the summit, I elected to head back .. by csd   (Show all for Carrigroe (An Charraig Rua))
 
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