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Glenaneagh Hill Gleann Achaidh A name in Irish poss. Ir. Gleann Achaidh [logainm.ie‡] Tipperary County in Munster Province, in no lists, Greywacke, siltstone & grit Bedrock

Height: 263m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 25 Grid Reference: R95575 54918
Place visited by 29 members. Recently by: garrettd, JohnRea, sarahryanowen, LiamG1951, maryblewitt, Colin Murphy, John.geary, FrankMc1964, Wildrover, mlmoroneybb, thomas_g, jasonmc, Garmin, eamonoc, muschi
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Longitude: -8.066132, Latitude: 52.645859 , Easting: 195575, Northing: 154918 Prominence: 63m,  Isolation: 1.3km
ITM: 595524 654963,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Glnngh, 10 char: Glenaneagh
Bedrock type: Greywacke, siltstone & grit, (Hollyford Formation)

It is noteworthy that this peak is located partially in the townland of Glenough Upper (Ir. Gleann Achaidh Uachtarach). It seems too big a coincidence that the names are so similar. They are more likely to be variant forms of a single name, but this is not certain. Any further information on the correct name of this peak would be very welcome.   Glenaneagh is the 1252th highest place in Ireland.

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All farmland and wind turbines! .. by group   (Show all for Glenaneagh (Gleann Achaidh))
 
From Lackenacreena I trotted on through pastures .. by jackill   (Show all for Glenaneagh (Gleann Achaidh))
 
Peak bagging on a bike no.2
by peter1  24 Aug 2014
These three hills are now the centre of a wind farm and the views have changed quite a lot from the photos in the comments. However, this also means that the access roads that link the turbines are perfect for a mountain bike! I parked the car at R 95757 55907 starC and followed the road uphill into the wind farm. I climbed Glenaneagh first, then on to Ring Hill and finally Lackenacreena, returning by the same route.
The tops were easy to get to...however, in the case of both Glenaneagh and Ring Hill, the access roads seem to be cut straight through the highest points...I don't know if there were trig points on these two tops before the wind farm, but there are none now.
Incidently, I made a track on my smartphone and tried to upload it but the track details seem to break down into 3 seperate tracks, walking, running and vehicle!
Total time and distance, one hour and twenty minutes, 9.4km. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/736/comment/17642/
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The turbines have invaded! .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Glenaneagh (Gleann Achaidh))
 
It's an ill wind... .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Glenaneagh (Gleann Achaidh))
 
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