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Slieve Glah Hill Sliabh gCleath A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh gCleath [logainm.ie], 'mountain of wattle') Cavan County, in Binnion List, Siltstone, mudstone & thin turbidite Bedrock

Height: 320m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 34 Grid Reference: H46182 00817
Place visited by 34 members. Recently by: TommyV, TommyMc, DeltaP, conormcbandon, Garmin, jackill, chalky, la1ena, Hilldweller, PollyM, dmcdevitt, eamonoc, liz50, Geo, Peter Walker
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Longitude: -7.296743, Latitude: 53.954414 , Easting: 246182, Northing: 300817 Prominence: 205m,  Isolation: 6.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 646158 800796,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvGlh, 10 char: SlvGlah
Bedrock type: Siltstone, mudstone & thin turbidite, (Slieve Glah Formation)

Slieve Glah, near Cavan Town, is the highest point in Central Co. Cavan. It has fine views Lough Sheelin, Lough Gowna, Lough Oughter and Upper Lough Erne. There is a Giant's Grave on Slieve Glah; and a big stone at Lavey two miles east is said to have been thrown by the Slieve Glah giant at his brother in Lavey (Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa', p. 174).   Slieve Glah is the second highest hill in the North Midlands area and the 1107th highest in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slieve Glah in area North Midlands, Ireland
Picture: Trig point on Glah.
 
New Comment: Deep in the Cavan countryside
by TommyV  4 Nov 2018
Parked at a farmyard on the South East side of the hill. Met a friendly young guy, the land owners soon I assume and he showed us the way to access the hill at H47142 00418 A. It's a farm track that is also used as a Vodaphone access road that leads to the masts at the top of the hill. At the start this does not even look like a road that vehicles could access, it really is more of a field but rest assured this is the way up. The trig point is about 100 metres behind the masts. This is trickier to get to than you would expect. At the masts I went to the right to circle the compound. Do not do this, unless you want to fight through chest high briars and furs and even a wire fence covered in furs. Hope a wall on the left hand side of the masts, your body will thank you for it! Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/932/comment/20191/
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Fills your heart with glahness. .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Slieve Glah)
 
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