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North East Midlands Area   W: Drumlish Subarea
Place count in area: 24, OSI/LPS Maps: 26, 27, 27A, 28, 28A, 28B, 34, 35, 36, 41 
Highest place:
Cornasaus, 339m
Maximum height for area: 339 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 224 metres,

Places in area North East Midlands:
Cen: Ballyjamesduff:   Aghalion Hill 249m
Cen: Oldcastle:   Mullaghmeen 258mSlieve Na Calliagh 276mSpire of Lloyd 131mThe Hill of Mael 241m
E: Kingscourt:   Carrickleck Hill 173m
N Cen: Cavan Town:   Shantemon 218mSlieve Glah 320mTievenanass 261m
NE: Ballybay:   Bunnanimma 268m
NE: Carrickmacross:   Corduff 243m
NE: Castleblaney:   Mullyash Mountain 317m
NE: Cen Bailieborough:   Cornasaus 339mTaghart South 290m
NW Cen: Arva:   Bruse Hill 260m
NW: Aughavas:   Lugganammer 190m
S Cen: Crookedwood:   Cruckboeltane 199mKnockeyon 214m
S: Westmeath South West:   Knockastia 200m
SE: Boyne Valley:   Hill of Slane 160.4mMount Oriel 251mTara 155m
W: Ardagh:   Bawn Mountain 200m
W: Drumlish:   Corn Hill 278m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Corn Hill Hill Carn Clainne Aodha A name in Irish (Ir. Carn Clainne Aodha [logainm.ie], 'cairn of Clann Aodha or the
children of Hugh')
County Highpoint of Longford in Leinster Province, in County Highpoint, Binnion Lists, Shale, greywacke & volcaniclastics Bedrock

Height: 278m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 34 Grid Reference: N18768 84218
Place visited by 315 members. Recently by: NualaB, rhw, claireod5, purpleknight, discovering_dann, knightsonhikes, nolo, JordanF1, MarionP, edowling, Tuigamala, ronanmckee, Buckz, Joshua3, crochie2
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Longitude: -7.715827, Latitude: 53.807305 , Easting: 218768, Northing: 284218 Prominence: 203m,  Isolation: 14km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 618717 784233,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crn278, 10 char: Corn Hill
Bedrock type: Shale, greywacke & volcaniclastics, (Corn Hill Formation)

There are two cairns at the summit. Clann Aodha were a sept of the O'Farrells according to Rev. Joseph MacGivney. He gives Sliabh Cairbré as the earlier name of the hill.   Corn Hill is the 1212th highest place in Ireland. Corn Hill is the second most westerly summit in the North East Midlands area. Corn Hill is the highest point in county Longford.

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New Pathway around the Summit .. by TommyMc   (Show all for Corn Hill (Carn Clainne Aodha))
 
No escape from the modern world .. by csd   (Show all for Corn Hill (Carn Clainne Aodha))
 
Well worth the walk - even from the wrong directi .. by tomasocarthaigh   (Show all for Corn Hill (Carn Clainne Aodha))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Corn Hill (<i>Carn Clainne Aodha</i>) in area North East Midlands, Ireland
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My Climb in Longford 02-01-2017
by ShaunDunne  4 Jan 2017
I climbed Corn Hill on the 02-01-2017 with my Grandad.
It was cold today, but I was excited as this was my second county high point today Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/974/comment/18790/
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I climbed this the same day as Mullaghmeen in Wes .. by murphysw   (Show all for Corn Hill (Carn Clainne Aodha))
 
Corny end .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Corn Hill (Carn Clainne Aodha))
 
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