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South Midlands Area   Slievenamon Subarea
Place count in area: 31, OSI/LPS Maps: 53, 54, 55, 59, 60, 61, 66, 67, 68, 74 
Highest place:
Slievenamon, 720.2m
Maximum height for area: 720.2 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 711 metres,

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Slievenamon Mountain Sliabh na mBan A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh na mBan [OSI], 'mountain of the women') Tipperary County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Red, brown conglomerate & sandstone Bedrock

Height: 720.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 67 Grid Reference: S29857 30729
Place visited by 359 members. Recently by: nevgeoran, colmo23, nolanlyn, rollingwave, newpark-cc, padraigtipp123, jgfitz, abcd, MountainHunter, Grumbler, arderincorbett, therealcrow, osullivanm, TommyMc, schwann10
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Longitude: -7.561814, Latitude: 52.427683 , Easting: 229858, Northing: 130729 Prominence: 711m,  Isolation: 1.1km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 629800 630778,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Slvnmn, 10 char: Slvnmn
Bedrock type: Red, brown conglomerate & sandstone, (Carrigmaclea Formation)

This mountain is steeped in mythology. The name is derived from the following legend: Fionn Mac Cumhaill sat waiting at the top while women raced up it to win his hand. Since Fionn and Gráinne were in love, he had shown her a short-cut and she duly won the race. Yeats preferred the name Knockfefin. The mountain rises from the plain of Femen, which represents ‘woman’ or ‘femininity’. The song Slievenamon is the Tipperary anthem.   Slievenamon is the highest mountain in the South Midlands area and the 98th highest in Ireland.

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4/11/12 .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Slievenamon)
 
Magical .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Slievenamon)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slievenamon in area South Midlands, Ireland
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Cloud inversion
by peter1  12 Nov 2019
Slievenamon above a cloud inversion, from Crohan West, Knockmealdowns Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/95/comment/20679/
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Slievenamon .. by waldobk   (Show all for Slievenamon)
 
February 14, 2010, my first time to climb Slieven .. by peter1   (Show all for Slievenamon)
 
Returned for my regular walk around Slievenamon y .. by bogtrotter_ie   (Show all for Slievenamon)
 
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