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Craigcannon 357m,
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Donegal NW Area   Fanad Subarea
Place count in area: 66, OSI/LPS Maps: 1, 10, 11, 2, 6 
Highest place:
Errigal, 751m
Maximum height for area: 751 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 688 metres,

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Craigcannon Hill Creig Cheannann A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Creig Cheannann [PDT], 'white-topped crag') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Psammitic schist, some marble beds Bedrock

Height: 357m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2 Grid Reference: C24424 30273
Place visited by 16 members. Recently by: Fergalh, hgboyle, sandman, chalky, kenmoore, osullivanm, simon3, mark-rdc, cerosti, AntrimRambler, Garmin, Hilltop-Harrier, Peter Walker, gerrym, Harry Goodman
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Longitude: -7.618011, Latitude: 55.119081 , Easting: 224424, Northing: 430273 Prominence: 172m,  Isolation: 4.1km
ITM: 624368 930255,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crgcnn, 10 char: Craigcanon
Bedrock type: Psammitic schist, some marble beds, (Lower Crana Quartzite Formation)

The name Craigcannon appears only on the 6 map. Binnacaghig and Binnacolla are slightly lower peaks nearby on the same mountain.   Craigcannon is the 1042th highest place in Ireland. Craigcannon is the most easterly summit in the Donegal NW area.

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A delightful ramble. .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Craigcannon (Creig Cheannann))
 
Lost and Found .. by gerrym   (Show all for Craigcannon (Creig Cheannann))
 
LurganBoy! .. by three5four0   (Show all for Craigcannon (Creig Cheannann))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Craigcannon (<i>Creig Cheannann</i>) in area Donegal NW, Ireland
Picture: Summit Area.
 
How Far Can You Drive.
by sandman  16 Jun 2015
In a normal road car where the tarred road ends at C2342031143 G in a 4+4 you can get to C2394030645 H but if you have a farm tractor especially with a turf cutting attachment you can drive all the way to the summit . (Or you can walk) Turf cutting has taken place within a meter or two from the summit cairn . Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/891/comment/18129/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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