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Binbane Hill An Bhinn Bhán A name in Irish Ir. An Bhinn Bhán [SÓD#], 'white peak') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Carn List, Quartz & feldspar pebbles, green matrix Bedrock

Height: 453m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 11 Grid Reference: G83838 86968
Place visited by 26 members. Recently by: leader1, eamonoc, IainT, madfrankie, melohara, johncromie, Aidy, hgboyle, markmjcampion, simoburn, chalky, Fergalh, Wilderness, Geo, juliewoods
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Longitude: -8.251662, Latitude: 54.730438 , Easting: 183838, Northing: 386968 Prominence: 138m,  Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 583790 886960,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bnb453, 10 char: Binbane
Bedrock type: Quartz & feldspar pebbles, green matrix, (Lough Mourne Formation)

According to OG this name is derived from Benn Bogaine or Benn Baghaine, 'peak of the Cenél Bogaine'.   An Bhinn Bhán is the 723rd highest place in Ireland. An Bhinn Bhán is the second most westerly summit in the Bluestack Mountains area.

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Binbane isn't very high and it doesn't have steep .. by simon3   (Show all for Binbane (An Bhinn Bhán))
 
If you approach Binbane from the Glenties - Mount .. by simon3   (Show all for Binbane (An Bhinn Bhán))
 
I saw the Light .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Binbane (An Bhinn Bhán))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Binbane (<i>An Bhinn Bhán</i>) in area Bluestack Mountains, Ireland
Picture: A big sheep?
 
New Comment: You`ll never know what you will find in the Bluestack Mountains
by eamonoc  19 Jul 2022
After the light, I was surprised to see this guy on the way down from Binbane Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/610/comment/23591/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
A superb viewpoint .. by IainT   (Show all for Binbane (An Bhinn Bhán))
 
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