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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 122 members. Recently by: elizauna, TommyMc, annem, deandarvill, thrifleganger, reidyden, Maire-Ni, jackill, pn_runner, fieldoptic, ciarraioch, thomas_g, Aciddrinker, Wilderness, magnumpig
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Longitude: -9.594299, Latitude: 53.484888 , Easting: 94221, Northing: 249475 Prominence: 18m,  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.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/681/
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Stubby outcrop on the way up the east side of Mul .. by group   (Show all for Mullach Glas NE Top (Cruiscín))
 
Little and large .. by wicklore   (Show all for Mullach Glas NE Top (Cruiscín))
 
A natural stop on the way to its bigger brother, .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Mullach Glas NE Top (Cruiscín))
 
As Colin Murphy notes, this one's a no-brainer on .. by csd   (Show all for Mullach Glas NE Top (Cruiscín))
 
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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