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Dartry Mountains Area   SE: Manorhamilton Hills Subarea
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Lackagh Mountain Hill Binn Scardáin A name in Irish, also Ben Scardaun an extra name in English (prob. Ir. Binn Scardáin [PDT], 'peak of the spout') Leitrim County in Connacht Province, in Carn List, Cyclothemic sandstone, siltstone, coal Bedrock

Height: 449m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 26 Grid Reference: G93100 32100
Place visited by 29 members. Recently by: conormcbandon, trostanite, Colin Murphy, Loman01, magnumpig, MichaelG55, TommyV, TommyMc, FrankMc1964, eamonoc, Ulsterpooka, dr_banuska, Hilldweller, Wilderness, frankmc04
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Longitude: -8.106594, Latitude: 54.237753 , Easting: 193100, Northing: 332100 Prominence: 344m,  Isolation: 3.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 593051 832104,   GPS IDs, 6 char: LckgMn, 10 char: LckghMntn
Bedrock type: Cyclothemic sandstone, siltstone, coal, (Lackagh Sandstone Formation)

Also called Ben Scardaun. See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 182-83) for details of the festive assembly on the mountain. The name Boleybrack marked south of the summit belongs to a townland.   Lackagh Mountain is the 738th highest place in Ireland. Lackagh Mountain is the most southerly summit in the Dartry Mountains area.

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Access via windfarm .. by group   (Show all for Lackagh Mountain (Binn Scardáin))
 
Splendid Isolation .. by gerrym   (Show all for Lackagh Mountain (Binn Scardáin))
 
Viewed from Ballaghabehy, Lackagh's long squat pr .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Lackagh Mountain (Binn Scardáin))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Lackagh Mountain (<i>Binn Scardáin</i>) in area Dartry Mountains, Ireland
 
November 9th, 2019
by magnumpig  30 Nov 2019
Taken on a crisp November afternoon, looking in the direction of Lough Allen, to the south. Access to this mountain has been made easier by the recent construction of a large windfarm. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/625/comment/20688/
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Lackagh or Boleybrack? .. by TommyV   (Show all for Lackagh Mountain (Binn Scardáin))
 
Bog burst .. by simon3   (Show all for Lackagh Mountain (Binn Scardáin))
 
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