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Gruggandoo Hill Gruagán Dubh A name in Irish
(Ir. Gruagán Dubh [Lett], 'place of dark sedges') Down County in NI and in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Microgabbro Bedrock

Height: 382m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J20075 25556
Place visited by 38 members. Recently by: trostanite, BleckCra, LorraineG60, m0jla, MichaelG55, Wilderness, Ulsterpooka, jimmyread, eamonoc, Fergalh, garrettd, millsd1, Garmin, FEARGALS, madfrankie
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Longitude: -6.162382, Latitude: 54.165108 , Easting: 320075, Northing: 325556 Prominence: 177m,  Isolation: 1.9km
ITM: 719997 825574,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Grgnd, 10 char: Gruggandoo
Bedrock type: Microgabbro, (Microgabbro)

Gruggandoo is the highest point on a mountain known locally as Lindsay's Mountain, after a landowner [Ciarán Dunbar].   Gruggandoo is the 990th highest place in Ireland.

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"There, beyond the bounds of [our] weak imaginati .. by BleckCra   (Show all for Gruggandoo)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Gruggandoo in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The view east from the summit.
 
csd on Gruggandoo, 2009
by csd  15 Nov 2009
I parked at J19367 26078 A on the Yellow Road, south of Hilltown, and took the track south towards the general area of Gruggandoo's summit. There may also be approaches from the east, but there was some sort of shoot on so I decided to approach from safer ground in case either I or the dog were mistaken for a pheasant. Gruggandoo's upper reaches are criss-crossed by fences and surrounded by bog. Other than that, it's unremarkeable, but pleasant views of the western Mournes are to be had. Up-and-down is about 2km from the Yellow Road, so won't be too taxing. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/863/comment/4268/
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Starting at the place suggested by csd I enjoyed .. by wicklore   (Show all for Gruggandoo)
 
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