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Antrim Hills Area
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Big Collin Hill Collann Mór A name in Irish
Antrim County, in Binnion List, Olivine basalt lava Bedrock

Height: 353m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 9,14 Grid Reference: J23248 96638
Place visited by 44 members. Recently by: MichaelG55, LorraineG60, eamonoc, Fergalh, eejaymm, m0jla, Wilderness, Cloughbeg, Ulsterpooka, jimmyread, trostanite, daftgrandad, Garmin, JKelly, chalky
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Longitude: -6.084195, Latitude: 54.802432 , Easting: 323248, Northing: 396638 Prominence: 148m,  Isolation: 6.4km
ITM: 723172 896627,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BgCln, 10 char: Big Collin
Bedrock type: Olivine basalt lava, (Lower Basalt Formation)

Along the east coast of Ireland there is a cluster of names anglicised as Collin/Collon from Irish collann, meaning 'a height'. See also Collin Top (Co. Antrim) and Collon Hill (Co. Wicklow). They may ultimately show the same root as Lat. collis, Fr. colline and Eng. hill.   Big Collin is the 1051th highest place in Ireland.

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Bigger than it looks .. by group   (Show all for Big Collin)
 
Climbed Big Collin for the third time this aftern .. by slemish   (Show all for Big Collin)
 
Colin is one of the foothills rising from the Lou .. by gerrym   (Show all for Big Collin)
 
Access to Big Collin is very straight forward, as .. by three5four0   (Show all for Big Collin)
 
Wolf Ghosts and Wind .. by volsung   (Show all for Big Collin)
 
Permission required?
by StephenMullin  9 Oct 2018
Hi there
Can anybody tell me if permission is required to walk up Big Collin? If so, how does one go about obtaining this?
Many thanks! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/898/comment/20083/
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