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Blackstairs Mountains Area
Place count in area: 14, 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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Carrigalachan Hill Carraig Lachan A name in Irish
Wexford County, in Carn List, Granite with microcline phenocrysts Bedrock

Height: 463m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S78994 42717
Place visited by 79 members. Recently by: hak493r, Lauranna, marcellawalking, markmjcampion, PaulNolan, ilenia, Barry28213, David-Guenot, DeltaP, peterturner, Kiwitrekker, strangeweaver, lw24, Wilderness, millsd1
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Longitude: -6.836754, Latitude: 52.530504 , Easting: 278994, Northing: 142717 Prominence: 58m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 678925 642763,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crg463, 10 char: Crglchn
Bedrock type: Granite with microcline phenocrysts, (Blackstones Type 2 Microcline Porphyritic Granite)

Carrigalachan is the 678th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carrigalachan in area Blackstairs Mountains, Ireland
Picture: View of the summit area looking N to Blackstairs Mountain
 
csd on Carrigalachan, 2007
by csd  7 Oct 2007
We tackled Carrigalachan from the same start point we used for Bran Scultar (S 809 410 A), and followed the forest track up to the col between Carrigalachan and Caher Roe's Den. We turned left and headed up towards the summit, handrailing the forest to the left. Some damage from quad bikes is evident, but nothing too severe. There are some great views of Caher Roe's Den and Blackstairs on the way up, and more great views of Brandon and Bran Scultar near the summit. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/568/comment/2859/
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After taking in Bran Scultair and Carrigroe, I fi .. by murphysw   (Show all for Carrigalachan)
 
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