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Leean Mountain Hill Leitrim County, in Carn List, Mudbank limestone Bedrock

Height: 417m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 16 Grid Reference: G80578 38818
Place visited by 43 members. Recently by: marymac, magnumpig, FrankMc1964, eamonoc, Wilderness, conormcbandon, Jamessheerin, juliewoods, AdrianneB, Hilldweller, frankmc04, Ulsterpooka, IndyMan, Peter Walker, Garmin
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Longitude: -8.299071, Latitude: 54.29778 , Easting: 180578, Northing: 338818 Prominence: 132m,  Isolation: 2km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 580531 838820,   GPS IDs, 6 char: LnMntn, 10 char: LnMntn
Bedrock type: Mudbank limestone, (Dartry Limestone Formation)

For information on the archaeology of this area, which includes hut sites and rocking stones, see the article The Leean Mountain area of County Leitrim: a prehistoric landscape revealed by Stephen Clarke and Tatjana Kytmannow in Archaeology Ireland No. 68 (Summer 2004), 36-39.   Leean Mountain is the 861st highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Leean Mountain in area Dartry Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Leann Mountain from the South East.
 
Ancient sites, interesting views.
Short Summary created by simon3  29 Jun 2010
An obvious way up Leean is from the SE starting at around G8061 3779 A. The short ground cover makes walking easy. There are extensive views particularly towards the Keelogyboys to the West and Benbo to the East. This a well-researched archaeological site with features such as hut sites, boulder circles and perching boulders. Read up on it here: http://www.qub.ac.uk/sites/Leean/ Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/750/comment/5509/
 
a walk from Lough Doon .. by gerrym   (Show all for Leean Mountain)
 
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