Belmore Mountain 398m hill, Fermanagh/S Tyrone Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Belmore Mountain 398m,
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Fermanagh/S Tyrone Area
Place count in area: 15, OSI/LPS Maps: 11, 17, 18, 19 
Highest place:
Belmore Mountain, 398m
Maximum height for area: 398 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 323 metres,

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Belmore Mountain Hill Sliabh an Bhéil Mhóir A name in Irish
(poss. Ir. ‡Sliabh an Bhéil Mhóir [PDT], 'mountain of an Béal Mór or
the great approach')
Fermanagh County, in Binnion List, Sandstone with subordinate argillaceous rocks & l Bedrock

Height: 398m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 17 Grid Reference: H13800 41700
Place visited by 29 members. Recently by: TommyMc, DeltaP, eamonoc, eejaymm, MichaelE, jimbloomer, Peter Walker, chalky, Garmin, Iamcan, dr_banuska, Fergalh, FEARGALS, mark-rdc, fintan11
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Longitude: -7.78869, Latitude: 54.323856 , Easting: 213800, Northing: 341700 Prominence: 323m,  Isolation: 6.3km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 613746 841702,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BlmrMn, 10 char: BlmrMntn
Bedrock type: Sandstone with subordinate argillaceous rocks & l, (Glenade Sandstone & Bellavalley Formation (undifferentiated))

Belmore is a district and estate. O'Donovan gives the full name as Béal Mór Muintir Feodachain/Pheodachain in OSNB. See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 151-52) for details of the festive assembly on the mountain.   Belmore Mountain is the highest hill in the Fermanagh/S Tyrone area and the 957th highest in Ireland. Belmore Mountain is the most southerly summit in the Fermanagh/S Tyrone area. Belmore Mountain is the third highest point in county Fermanagh.

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Not a quickie. .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Belmore Mountain)
 
A short and quick alternative .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Belmore Mountain)
 
Whilst Tullybrack lends its self to the noctivaga .. by three5four0   (Show all for Belmore Mountain)
 
an alternative route for belmore .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Belmore Mountain)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Belmore Mountain in area Fermanagh/S Tyrone, Ireland
 
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by TommyMc  30 Apr 2018
Visited Belmore Mountain on a mostly sunny day in April 2018. Followed Harry Goodman's 2010 instructions which still hold true. The first 1.2km or so on the rough stony track to reach the tin shed at H1281342327 D was easy, while the remaining 1km or so over spongy and largely featureless moorland was more of a challenge, but overall not unpleasant.

I could find no remaining sign of the old wireless mast near the trig pillar. Upon reaching the summit, lovely views open up all around, particularly towards Lough Macnean, Cuilcagh and Benaughlin.

From Boho village proper, follow the signs for Boho Caves/Pollnagollum and stay on the road uphill at the caves, until you reach Harry's starting point near a farmhouse, at H1266342896 B, where there is a parking space. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/843/comment/19911/
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