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Barnes Top Hill Derry County, in Carn List, Psammite & semipellite Bedrock

Height: 456m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 13 Grid Reference: H63859 99935
Place visited by 23 members. Recently by: Wilderness, sperrinlad, norahh, Ulsterpooka, sandman, neelix_tdog, Peter Walker, Garmin, AntrimRambler, elainemallaghan, cerosti, mark-rdc, Derry259, dr_banuska, RonnieI
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Longitude: -7.006797, Latitude: 54.843108 , Easting: 263859, Northing: 399935 Prominence: 78m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 663794 899924,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BrnsTp, 10 char: Barnes Top
Bedrock type: Psammite & semipellite, (Dart Formation)

Also referred to as Barness in the Ordnance Survey Memoirs.   Barnes Top is the 708th highest place in Ireland.

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I climbed Barnes Top on 23 March 2010 as part of .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Barnes Top)
 
thisbliss on Barnes Top, 2007
by thisbliss  14 Sep 2007
Started off at Glashagh Bridge (H 636 990 C) Going is fair enough, a few sheughs to negotiate here and there on the way up but sheep have vegatation well kept down for most part until you reach the heathered top and the road disappears from behind. Then its not too far to summit marked naturally by a piece of raised bog. Good view of sawel and surrounding central sperrins with benbradagh to the north and derryveagh mountains to northwest. Is a pleasant enough climb taking less than an hour for the round trip. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/601/comment/2831/
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I climbed Barnes Top yesterday, Saturday the 19th .. by pquinn572   (Show all for Barnes Top)
 
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