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Bengorm NW Top Hill An Bhinn Ghorm (mullach thiar thuaidh) A name in Irish
For origin of name, see Bengorm. Mayo County in Connacht Province, in Carn List, Psammitic schists, quartzites Bedrock

Height: 468m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 30 Grid Reference: F91941 02524
Place visited by 84 members. Recently by: Haulie, justynagru, abcd, ilenia, markwallace, Lauranna, Podgemus, toomanyhills, hak493r, FrankMc1964, chalky, mountainmike, David-Guenot, ckilm, tsheehy
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Longitude: -9.648411, Latitude: 53.961605 , Easting: 91941, Northing: 302524 Prominence: 43m,  Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 491828 802625,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BngrNW, 10 char: BngrmNWTp
Bedrock type: Psammitic schists, quartzites, (Anaffrin Formation)

Bengorm NW Top is the 649th highest place in Ireland.

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Picture: Bengorm NW Top as seen from the shoulder of Glennamong
 
A little gem
by Colin Murphy  28 May 2012
Overshadowed by its bigger brother, but a small gem in its own right, Bengorm NW is steeply sided with a rocky summit, marked by several boulders. It is difficult to be precise about the highest point, but it is likely to be found towards the SE end of the summit area, marked by a large boulder. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/556/comment/6827/
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