Corn Hill 278m hill, North Midlands Longford Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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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 County Highpoint, Binnion Lists, Shale, greywacke & volcaniclastics Bedrock

Height: 278m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 34 Grid Reference: N18768 84218
Place visited by 202 members. Recently by: therealcrow, PaulaMelvin, rollingwave, Solliden, BathQueen, NickDown, hak493r, wallr, jillsteer, gaelbrad, Oileanach, Jerpoint23, TommyMc, Turlo143, ilenia
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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 1207th highest place in Ireland. Corn Hill is the highest point in county Longford.

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My Climb in Longford 02-01-2017 .. by ShaunDunne   (Show all for Corn Hill)
 
Nice Views Visible Again .. by TommyMc   (Show all for Corn Hill)
 
Combined a jaunt up Corn Hill with a trip to Mull .. by paulocon   (Show all for Corn Hill)
 
Family outing to the highest point in Longford .. by murraynolan   (Show all for Corn Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Corn Hill in area North Midlands, Ireland
Picture: Longford man suffers vertigo at 278 metres
 
cormacg on Corn Hill, 2009
by cormacg  28 Aug 2009
"You mean Cairn Hill", said my friend's 80-year-old mother, Longford born and bred, when I said we were going to climb this. The Cairn Hill is also the name of a pub in Drumlish. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/974/comment/4059/
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-A break in the weather .. by paddyobpc   (Show all for Corn Hill)
 
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