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Antrim Hills Area   S: South Antrim Hills Subarea
Place count in area: 27, OSI/LPS Maps: 14, 15, 4, 5, 8, 9 
Highest place:
Trostan, 550m
Maximum height for area: 550 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 515 metres,

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Slemish Hill Sliabh Mis A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh Mis [logainm.ie], 'mountain of Mis') Antrim County in NI and in Ulster Province, in Carn List, Dolerite & gabbro Bedrock

Height: 437.9m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 9 Grid Reference: D22161 05397
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Longitude: -6.097413, Latitude: 54.88134 , Easting: 322162, Northing: 405398 Prominence: 152m,  Isolation: 3.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 722083 905385,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Slmsh, 10 char: Slemish
Bedrock type: Dolerite & gabbro, (Dolerite & gabbro)

Slemish is remarkable for its pudding-like shape, which makes it unmistakable from any angle. It is particulary prominent seen from the west near Ballymena. This shape is due to its origin as a volcanic plug. According to tradition, it was on Slemish that St. Patrick spent six bleak years as a slave herding sheep and swine. Patrick was captured in Britain at the age of 16 and sold as a slave to an Irish chief named Milchú.   Slemish is the 781st highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slemish (<i>Sliabh Mis</i>) in area Antrim Hills, Ireland
Picture: St. Patrick's cross and Shamrock seat at the summit area
 
A new reason to climb this iconic mountain !
by Fergalh  20 Jun 2023
Heading south from Antrim's Islands, we decided to nip up this wonderful hill again. An Iconic Hill with history, shape and location a short sharp climb will lead you to the summit. Here we were greeted by a new addition to the landscape. A wooden cross has been erected with a shamrock seat underneath. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/667/comment/23995/
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