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Mullaghmesha Hill Mullach Méise A name in Irish
Cork County, in Carn List, Cross-bedded sandstone & minor mudstone Bedrock

Height: 494.3m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W09094 51396
Place visited by 34 members. Recently by: Icecoldmiko, jgfitz, conorb, learykid, liz50, gerlo, livelife2thefull, hivisibility, Westcountrygirl, ciarraioch, CaminoPat, bandre, amgall, Wildrover, davsheen
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Longitude: -9.315817, Latitude: 51.708175 , Easting: 109094, Northing: 51396 Prominence: 209.32m,  Isolation: 2.2km
ITM: 509064 551463,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlghms, 10 char: Mlghmsh
Bedrock type: Cross-bedded sandstone & minor mudstone, (Toe Head Formation)

Mullaghmesha is the 585th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Mullaghmesha in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: From Nowen Far West
 
Enjoy the silence
Short Summary created by jackill  24 May 2012
Park at W10378 51710 A a forest entrance, room for 2 cars. Walk downhill to the north for a few hundred meters and cross the stile for the Sheeps Head way to your left. Follow the well marked(yellow paint) trail through the trees and out onto open hillside. Follow the regular Sheeps Head way marker posts to the summit. The summit is marked by a small cairn next to a wire fence crossed by another stile.
This is the place to view Bantry bay and Corks highest Knockboy. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/478/comment/5237/
 
Great view over West cork .. by bernice   (Show all for Mullaghmesha)
 
Big view - short climb .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Mullaghmesha)
 
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