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Cooley/Gullion Area   Slieve Gullion Subarea
Place count in area: 23, OSI/LPS Maps: 28, 29, 35, 36 
Highest place:
Slieve Foye, 589m
Maximum height for area: 589 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 494 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Tievecrom Hill An Taobh Crom A name in Irish
(Ir. An Taobh Crom [OSNB], 'the crooked (hill-)side') Armagh County in NI and in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Felsite Bedrock

Height: 264m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J02386 15356
Place visited by 49 members. Recently by: atlantic73, dregish, Carolyn105, LorraineG60, MichaelG55, briankelly, abcd, melohara, arderincorbett, C-dog, Pepe, eejaymm, eflanaga, bryanjbarry, martyk90
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Longitude: -6.436558, Latitude: 54.077218 , Easting: 302386, Northing: 315356 Prominence: 172m,  Isolation: 1.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 702311 815363,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Tvcrm, 10 char: Tievecrom
Bedrock type: Felsite, (Porphyritic Felsite)

This peak offers a fine view north to Slieve Gullion and its satellites, and south to County Louth, but access is difficult due to dense undergrowth. A group of stones beside the triangulation pillar on the summit may be the Bohil Breaga of Tiffcrum (i.e. the false lad or shepherd) referred to by Michael J. Murphy in his book 'Mountain Year' (p. 40).   Tievecrom is the 1251th highest place in Ireland.

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Do it Now or Be Damned! .. by Trailtrekker   (Show all for Tievecrom (An Taobh Crom))
 
Tievecrom .. by three5four0   (Show all for Tievecrom (An Taobh Crom))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Tievecrom (<i>An Taobh Crom</i>) in area Cooley/Gullion, Ireland
Picture: Easy way up
 
How the mighty fall !
by eamonoc  4 Jan 2015
For anyone considering a visit to Tievecrom, be advised that there is a widescale tree felling operation uunderway at the moment, Mon to Fri. The result of this is that Tievecrom is almost completely forest free on its SW side. I started at J 025 146 E walked on good forest track to J 02469 14977 F, and easily headed uphill on a rough machine track through recently clear felled area to the wall mentioned by other MVrs at J 02412 15266 G, crossed the wall and had no difficulty attaining the summit from here. It took me about 18mins to get to the trig point from the car, and was even quicker on the return journey. Poor old Tievecrom has lost its air of impenetrability. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/989/comment/17794/
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I read pdtempans post about Tievecrom with great .. by wicklore   (Show all for Tievecrom (An Taobh Crom))
 
Carrauntoohil - a doddle. Mweelrea - a piece of c .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Tievecrom (An Taobh Crom))
 
I climbed Tievecrom with a friend on 3 Dec 2009 b .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Tievecrom (An Taobh Crom))
 
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