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Copes Mountain Hill Sligo County, in Carn List, Dark fine-grained cherty limestone Bedrock

Height: 452m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 16 Grid Reference: G74393 41432
Place visited by 43 members. Recently by: FrankMc1964, magnumpig, 40Shades, Sao, Wildrover, conormcbandon, bryanmccabe, Hilldweller, marymac, frankmc04, mountainmike, quinnthebin, Garmin, killyman1, eamonoc
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Longitude: -8.394239, Latitude: 54.320855 , Easting: 174393, Northing: 341432 Prominence: 67m,  Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 574351 841419,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CpsMnt, 10 char: CpsMntn
Bedrock type: Dark fine-grained cherty limestone, (Dartry Limestone Formation)

Copes Mountain is the 726th highest place in Ireland.

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Fine view from 'cairn'. .. by group   (Show all for Copes Mountain)
 
Last in a round of six. .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Copes Mountain)
 
Kings eye view .. by swoop   (Show all for Copes Mountain)
 
Continuing west from Crockauns we descended into .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Copes Mountain)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Copes Mountain in area Dartry Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Pockmarked surface of Copes Mountain.
 
simon3 on Copes Mountain, 2009
by simon3  24 Dec 2009
The area around the summit of Copes Mountain looks like a battlefield, with 2 to 4m deep craters. The bog appears to be only 1 to 2m deep so these depressions must be holes in the underlying limestone.
Now wouldn't this make an interesting place for a night navigation exercise? Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/612/comment/4313/
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I haven't climbed Copes Mountain yet, but here's .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Copes Mountain)
 
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