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Mount Eagle Hill Mayo County, in Carn List, Pale quartzites, pebbly grits Bedrock

Height: 427m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 31 Grid Reference: G00400 04410
Place visited by 27 members. Recently by: Fergalh, markmjcampion, millsd1, Geo, PeakPaul, frankmc04, GSheehy, Garmin, IncaHoots, Wilderness, David-Guenot, mountainmike, simoburn, chalky, melohara
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Longitude: -9.518878, Latitude: 53.979441 , Easting: 100400, Northing: 304410 Prominence: 52m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 500370 804420,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mnt427, 10 char: MntEgl 427
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, pebbly grits, (Mount Eagle Formation)

Mount Eagle may be a translation of Ir. Sliabh an Iolair, as is the case with the mountain of the same name in West Kerry. However, no Irish form has been found to support this.   Mount Eagle is the 815th highest place in Ireland.

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Small hill with good views. .. by group   (Show all for Mount Eagle)
 
Eagle Eye Views .. by bryanmccabe   (Show all for Mount Eagle)
 
In the shadow of the eagle .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Mount Eagle)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Mount Eagle in area North Mayo, Ireland
Picture: Summit cairn location
 
Nice spot for lunch
by Colin Murphy  9 Jun 2011
Pic shows the location of the small cairn on the elongated Mount Eagle, as seen from the approach from Bireencorragh West Top. The top is a mixture of grass and rocks and offers wonderful all round views. Good place for the sambos and tea. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/704/comment/6284/
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