Pollnalaght 293m hill, S Donegal/W Tyrone Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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PollnalaghtHillPoll na Leacht A name in Irish also Pigeon Top an extra name in English (Ir. Poll na Leacht [ET], 'pool of the burial mounds')TyroneCounty in NI and in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Psammite & semipellite Bedrock
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The element poll, which seems unusual for a hill name, is explained by the fact that there is a pool virtually on the summit. A surprising number of streams rise on the slopes of this hill. No graves are evident to explain the element leacht. Also known as Pigeon Top.
Pollnalaght is the 1170th highest place in Ireland. Pollnalaght is the most easterly summit in the S Donegal/W Tyrone area. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/961/