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Crenville Hill Down County, in Carn List, Mudstone, greywacke & conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 460m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J20704 18672
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Longitude: -6.155512, Latitude: 54.103032 , Easting: 320704, Northing: 318672 Prominence: 45m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 720626 818679,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crnvl, 10 char: Crenville
Bedrock type: Mudstone, greywacke & conglomerate, (Deep marine turbidite sequence)

Crenville is the 692nd highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Crenville in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
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Not easy for a small hill
Short Summary created by wicklore,  8 Aug 2011
While Slievemeen and Slievemartin are easily accessed from the carpark at J196 174 A This grid reference in the text is shown as point A on the Detail Map above'>J196 174 A A, Crenville requires more of an effort. Sitting to the north of Slievemartin, Crenville could be described as a hill more suited to peak baggers and serious enthusiasts. This is because this hill has difficult underfoot conditions that would wear out or dissuade those who come unprepared. Those who persevere are rewarded with a sense of isolation and some good views of surrounding hills such as Tievedockeragh to the north and Shanlieve to the east as well as views along Carlingford Lough.

Crenville can be reached from Slievemartin to the south. Slievemartin is very easily reached from the car park at J196 174 A This grid reference in the text is shown as point A on the Detail Map above'>J196 174 A A following the signposted ‘black arrow’ route. From Slievemartin head north across pleasant grassy slopes to reach a fence at J204 182 B. Another few hundred metres over tussocky heather with hidden holes and tiring long grass will bring you to the unmarked summit at J207 186 C. Alternatively, from the car park mentioned, forest tracks can be used to get to J203192 D, from where it is a short (but typically tiring) haul up to the summit. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/582/comment/5341/
 
csd and three5four0 are both on the nail when the .. by wicklore   (Show all for Crenville)
 
After the traverse of all the rough & boggy groun .. by three5four0   (Show all for Crenville)
 
Maybe Nicer on a Dry Day. .. by truescot   (Show all for Crenville)
 
I approached Crenville from the north, via the fo .. by csd   (Show all for Crenville)
 
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