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Slieve Bloom Area
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 54 
Highest place:
Arderin, 527m
Maximum height for area: 527 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 420 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Barcam Hill An Barr Cam A name in Irish
Offaly County, in Carn List, Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone Bedrock

Height: 484m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 54 Grid Reference: N22793 00056
Place visited by 58 members. Recently by: Djouce, melohara, markmjcampion, Cobhclimber, Hilldweller, delboyir, Garmin, mountainmike, hivisibility, Bagger_Plz, Glanman2, kernowclimber, mcrtchly, simoburn, curiousmelts
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Longitude: -7.660866, Latitude: 53.050971 , Easting: 222793, Northing: 200056 Prominence: 49m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 622737 700089,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Barcam, 10 char: Barcam
Bedrock type: Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone, (Cadamstown Formation)

Barcam is the 613th highest place in Ireland.

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The least amount of bog crossing has its merits .. by group   (Show all for Barcam)
 
This one's really quite easy to get to. If you pa .. by csd   (Show all for Barcam)
 
madfrankie on Barcam, 2009
by madfrankie  30 Mar 2009
If you want to get a sense of what an ascent of Barcam is like, here are is the data from my GPS, following our 'climb' from the road to the south: Time - 18 minutes. Distance - 0.93 kilometers. Ascent - 16 meters. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/504/comment/3688/
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Barcam is a little more challenging at the end of .. by peterturner   (Show all for Barcam)
 
Mist in Slieve Bloom region .. by tmsr   (Show all for Barcam)
 
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