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Maamturks Area   S: Maumturks South Subarea
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Mullach Glas NE Top Hill Cruiscín A name in Irish (Ir. Cruiscín [TR], perhaps 'jug') Galway County in Connacht Province, in no lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 432m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45 Grid Reference: L94221 49475
Place visited by 121 members. Recently by: TommyMc, annem, deandarvill, thrifleganger, reidyden, Maire-Ni, jackill, pn_runner, fieldoptic, ciarraioch, thomas_g, Aciddrinker, Wilderness, magnumpig, Roswayman
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Longitude: -9.594299, Latitude: 53.484888 , Easting: 94221, Northing: 249475 Prominence: 17m,  Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 494189 749501,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlc432, 10 char: MlchGlsNET
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

Cruiscín is the 794th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Mullach Glas NE Top (<i>Cruiscín</i>) in area Maamturks, Ireland
Picture: Cruiscin from the NNW, just below the col.
 
Trying to make Cruiscin look impressive...
by David-Guenot  6 Jun 2016
Here is Cruiscin from a different angle, which clearly shows the two different sides. The W slopes are steep and rocky and can offer a minute or two of light scrambling, while the E slopes are much more gentle. A tiny hump between two giants, but a nice spot to sit on and enjoy the views, and only a few minutes' diversion from the "main route". Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/681/comment/18563/
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