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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 44 members. Recently by: PaulNolan, DeltaP, fitzsimj, Barry28213, MichaelE, ei7kh, Mrblueskies, thomas_g, Kennyj, Roen, chalky, jlk, FilHil, kernowclimber, mcrtchly
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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 843rd highest in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/739/?PHPSESSID=9oitqtoo0r00ts26hbt7g242n0
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Easy access to fine views. .. by group   (Show all for Slieveboy)
 
Wexford Wonder .. by Geansai   (Show all for Slieveboy)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slieveboy in area North Wexford, Ireland
Picture: Slieveboy from Lugnaquillia
 
Head above the crowd.
by simon3  10 Jun 2012
South of the main Wicklow summits are a number of smaller tops poking their heads above the South Wicklow/ Wexford plains.
Even if you been to all of the summits it's tricky to remember which is which. If you are looking for at least one distinctively recognisable in the crowd, then such is this summit because of its distinctive triangular shape and the plethora of telecoms towers on it. It's very identifiable from many of the South Wicklow/ North Wexford hills.
Slieveboy is 34.6km from Lugnaquillia from where this was taken and is central in the picture. The nearer summit is part of Ballycumber Hill around 19km away from Lugnaquillia. The picture was taken late October one year on a relatively clear day, though the fine mist did somewhat leach the colour out of the view. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/739/comment/6146/
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A flying visit! .. by Dessie1   (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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