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Crownarad Hill Cruach na Rad A name in Irish
(Ir. Cró na Roda [www.pobail.ie], 'round valley of the red iron
scum')
Donegal County, in Carn List, Banded semi-pelitic & psammitic schist Bedrock

Height: 493m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 10 Grid Reference: G67685 78636
Place visited by 24 members. Recently by: Fergalh, Ulsterpooka, Wilderness, kenmoore, chalky, sandman, Garmin, juliewoods, Jamessheerin, bryanmccabe, Brambler, jmcg, AntrimRambler, cerosti, CECIL
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Longitude: -8.50144, Latitude: 54.654807 , Easting: 167685, Northing: 378636 Prominence: 208m,  Isolation: 1.3km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 567641 878629,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crwnrd, 10 char: Crownarad
Bedrock type: Banded semi-pelitic & psammitic schist, (Termon Formation)

This hill gives its name to a townland in Kilcar civil parish. Crowanrudda is the official anglicised spelling of the townland name.   Cruach na Rad is the 589th highest place in Ireland.

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With another fine weekend promised by the weather .. by three5four0   (Show all for Cruach na Rad)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cruach na Rad in area Donegal SW, Ireland
Picture: Summit Trig
 
White Cross
by sandman  20 May 2016
Having followed three5four0 excellent directions but parking a little further up the track i arrived at the summit (G6768578636 D), whose trig has a white cross painted on it . Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/479/comment/16096/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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