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Mount Gable Hill Binn Shleibhe A name in Irish
also Benlevy an extra name in English
(Ir. Binn Shleibhe [OSI], 'peak of the mountain/moorland'). It is
often known as Mount Gable locally.
Galway County in Connacht Province, in Carn List, Schists, grits, metavolcanics, mylonitic Bedrock

Height: 416m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: M05000 54900
Place visited by 73 members. Recently by: obrien116, TommyV, GSheehy, monisr, Liamgavin, Fergalh, magnumpig, millsd1, rollingwave, jkforde, eamonoc, markwallace, Cobhclimber, jlk, FrankMc1964
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Longitude: -9.433549, Latitude: 53.535635 , Easting: 105000, Northing: 254900 Prominence: 352m,  Isolation: 4.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 504970 754921,   GPS IDs, 6 char: MntGbl, 10 char: MntGbl
Bedrock type: Schists, grits, metavolcanics, mylonitic, (Ben Levy Grit Formation)

Benlevy dominates the narrow neck of land between Lough Mask and Lough Corrib, on which Clonbur and Cong are situated. Walks: for a route to the summit from the SE, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 58-59.   Binn Shleibhe is the 871st highest place in Ireland. Binn Shleibhe is the second most southerly summit and also the second most easterly in the Partry/Joyce Country area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Binn Shleibhe in area Partry/Joyce Country, Ireland
 
Sunset on the peak area - November 30th, 2019
by magnumpig  30 Nov 2019
Picture taken in direction of Maam Cross and Lackavrea. As others have noted, spectacular views for little effort. The old bog road to the summit from the car park is very cute too. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/758/comment/20687/
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Benlevy (Mount Gable) on 24.02.2012 .. by FilHil   (Show all for Binn Shleibhe)
 
Mount Gable (Ben Levy on OSI Map) Did this wa .. by bruno   (Show all for Binn Shleibhe)
 
Tremendous views of Lough Mask and Lough Corrib- .. by bruno   (Show all for Binn Shleibhe)
 
A walker friendly hill. .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Binn Shleibhe)
 
childs play .. by TadghKennedy   (Show all for Binn Shleibhe)
 
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