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Crockmain Hill Cnoc Meáin A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Cnoc Meáin [PDT], 'middle hill') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Carn List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 460m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 3 Grid Reference: C33456 44979
Place visited by 66 members. Recently by: Lauranna, Fergalh, pslat, MichaelG55, jimbloomer, jmcunningham, whoRya, Ulsterpooka, sharonporter, liz50, Aidy, ckilm, Geo, millsd1, Cobhclimber
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Longitude: -7.47473, Latitude: 55.250632 , Easting: 233456, Northing: 444979 Prominence: 45m,  Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 633398 944956,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crc460, 10 char: Crockmain
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

Crockmain is the 694th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/581/
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Picture: Dunaff Head from near the summit.
 
A Great Viewpoint
by Aidy  28 Mar 2017
The final summit of a day spent walking from Mamore Gap over Croaghcarragh and Urris Hills, back to the gap, then up to Mamore Hill and this peak. I had planned to continue to Raghtin More, but the weather was changing, and I decided to save it for another day. The decision was made easier by the fact that I was surprisingly tired by such low summits, but there had been some steep slopes, and several minor summits with a lot more up and down than I expected. Its nice to have a reason to come back to this little group of hills however as I thought they made for great walking and stunning views. I took a slightly different route back, for variety, following a track on the south west of the hill out to the road on the northern side of Mamore Gap. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/581/comment/18870/
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