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Slievekirk Hill Sliabh Circe A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Circe [DUPN], 'mountain of the hen') Derry/ Tyrone County, in Binnion List, Psammite & semipellite Bedrock

Height: 370m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 7 Grid Reference: C45180 08338
Place visited by 22 members. Recently by: m0jla, eamonoc, Fergalh, sperrinlad, trostanite, eejaymm, pearnett, sandman, jimmyread, Aidy, chalky, sub3000, dr_banuska, AntrimRambler, Garmin
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Longitude: -7.296199, Latitude: 54.920613 , Easting: 245180, Northing: 408338 Prominence: 275m,  Isolation: 4.8km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 645119 908325,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Slvkrk, 10 char: Slievekirk
Bedrock type: Psammite & semipellite, (Claudy Formation)

The name probably refers to a grouse or moorhen [DUPN].   Slievekirk is the 1015th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/877/
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A grand viewpoint. .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Slievekirk)
 
The wind of change... .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for Slievekirk)
 
The hardest part of the ascent of Slievekirk is f .. by three5four0   (Show all for Slievekirk)
 
Climb if nearby .. by Aidy   (Show all for Slievekirk)
 
Wind Farm completed
by m0jla  23 Jun 2019
20/05/2019 The wind farm appears to be complete. Lots of parking space at point G (NW of summit) and a good road to follow until close to the summit. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/877/comment/20559/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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