Cookies. This website uses cookies, which are small text files that the website puts on your computer to facilitate operation. Cookies help us provide a better service to you. They are used to track general user traffic information and to help the website function properly.

Click to hide this notice for 30 days.
Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any overview map area or any detail map feature.
Detail Map Features
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos

Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Crugiau Merched: Steep climb to ridge

Cefn Branddu: Ridge walk to summit

Spotted on Letter hill

Banc y Graig: Track most of way to summit

Cefn Bach: Long walk to summit

Mynydd Cynros: Misty Morning Mountain Hop

Banc Beili-Tew: Long walk from village

Mynydd Figyn: One metre walk !

Taliaris Hill: Wall scramble

Mynydd Llansadwrn: Short walk to summit

Banc y Garreg: Forest tracks and than short push through

Allt Ddu: Forest Tracks to summit

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions and a privacy policy.
Read general information about the site.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk.
See the credits and list definitions.
Video display
Comeragh Mountains Area
Place count in area: 23, OSI/LPS Maps: 74, 75, 81, 82 
Highest place:
Kilclooney Mountain, 792m
Maximum height for area: 792 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 626 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Rating graphic.
Laghtnafrankee SW Top Hill Leacht na Francaí (mullach thiar theas) A name in Irish
For origin of name, see Laghtnafrankee. Waterford County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Medium grained pink-purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 425m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 75 Grid Reference: S21987 17211
Place visited by 50 members. Recently by: gerrym, deirdrec, Ulsterpooka, Pepe, Jay9, Wildrover, finkey86, MountainHunter, john_k52, theredyin, javono, Kiwitrekker, tommccarthy, t.jay, bbarry2015
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -7.678458, Latitude: 52.306577 , Easting: 221987, Northing: 117211 Prominence: 30m,  Isolation: 1.8km
ITM: 621927 617263,   GPS IDs, 6 char: LghtSW, 10 char: LghtnfSWTp
Bedrock type: Medium grained pink-purple sandstone, (Knockmealdown Sandstone Formation)

Laghtnafrankee SW Top is the 827th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/715/
COMMENTS for Laghtnafrankee SW Top 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Laghtnafrankee SW Top in area Comeragh Mountains, Ireland
Picture: From the East
 
A worthwhile diversion on a fine day.
Short Summary created by jackill  21 Jan 2013
Park on the the roadside around S251 187 A), just before a cattle grid.Room for 3 cars.
Head west towards the mountain first on a muddy farm track and then up a small rise and across gently sloped, heather-covered, featureless ground to the summit of Laghtnafrankee.
Drop south west off the summit aiming for S22348 17342 B a rough stile to help cross a fence which might otherwise prove difficult before the final pull to the summit of Laghtnafrankee SW Top. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/715/comment/5474/
 
If you're coming from the main Laghtnafrankee top .. by csd   (Show all for Laghtnafrankee SW Top)
 
(End of comment section for Laghtnafrankee SW Top.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
Some mapping:
Open Street Map
(Various variations used.)
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
MountainViews.ie, a Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 2100 Summiteers, 1400 Contributors, Monthly Newsletter since 2007