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North Wexford Area
Place count in area: 6, OSI/LPS Maps: 62, 68, 69 
Highest place:
Slieveboy, 420m
Maximum height for area: 420 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 304 metres,

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Slieveboy Hill An Sliabh Buí A name in Irish
Wexford County, in Carn List, Greywacke sandstones with slates Bedrock

Height: 420m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 69 Grid Reference: T02273 57144
Place visited by 47 members. Recently by: jgfitz, Pepe, Nakoz, PaulNolan, DeltaP, fitzsimj, Barry28213, MichaelE, ei7kh, Mrblueskies, thomas_g, Kennyj, Roen, chalky, jlk
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Longitude: -6.489398, Latitude: 52.656234 , Easting: 302273, Northing: 157144 Prominence: 304m,  Isolation: 7.8km
ITM: 702199 657187,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Slvby, 10 char: Slieveboy
Bedrock type: Greywacke sandstones with slates, (Palace Member)

Slieveboy is the highest hill in the North Wexford area and the 849th highest in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slieveboy in area North Wexford, Ireland
Picture: Kidds Gate access route.
 
Easy access to fine views.
Short Summary created by paddyhillsbagger  23 Feb 2013
Easy access from T026 575 A which is on an untarred but passable enough road from either Askamore or Camolin. There is a tree stump marked Kidds Gate at this point and parking for a few cars. The forest track winds round the hill and I went left, right, left at junctions to gain the summit. The top is awash with communication masts and associated debris which swamps the trig point, but the 360 degree views of the surrounding countryside are simply magnificent. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/739/comment/5498/
 
Head above the crowd. .. by simon3   (Show all for Slieveboy)
 
A flying visit! .. by Dessie1   (Show all for Slieveboy)
 
Wexford Wonder .. by Geansai   (Show all for Slieveboy)
 
Slieveboy stands in splendid isolation, offering .. by csd   (Show all for Slieveboy)
 
Left Right Left, goodboy! .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Slieveboy)
 
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