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Barnacuillew Hill Barr na Coilleadh A name in Irish
also Barnakillue an extra name in English
(Ir. Barr na Coilleadh [logainm.ie], 'top of the wood') Mayo County, in Binnion List, Graphitic, seni-pelitic schists & marble Bedrock

Height: 260m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 22 Grid Reference: F81052 37530
Place visited by 9 members. Recently by: Peter Walker, Garmin, chalky, IncaHoots, shadow100, sandman, maxim, eoincarey, Big-Foot
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Longitude: -9.82665, Latitude: 54.272745 , Easting: 81052, Northing: 337530 Prominence: 240m,  Isolation: 6.8km
ITM: 481028 837533,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Brnclw, 10 char: Brnclw
Bedrock type: Graphitic, seni-pelitic schists & marble, (Inver Schist Formation)

This hill is unnamed on OS maps. The names Lengad (recte Glengad) or Dooncarton and Barnacuille (recte Barnacuillew) which appear on the Discovery map are townlands. Barnacuillew is derived from Ir. Barr na Coilleadh [logainm.ie], 'top of the wood', and is therefore likely to have referred originally to a hill. William Bald's map of Co. Mayo (1830) gives the name Gubbin (prob. Ir. Gobán, 'little beak') for the SW spur which corresponds to the 233m spot height.   Barr na Coilleadh is the 1255th highest place in Ireland.

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This is an easy summit to reach; you can almost d .. by Big-Foot   (Show all for Barr na Coilleadh)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Barr na Coilleadh in area North Mayo, Ireland
Picture: View from the north.
 
Shapely perhaps phallic tower.
by simon3  12 Aug 2018
Barnacuillew and it's Irish Aviation Authority radome pictured from the north. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/993/comment/20014/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
Coastal Hill .. by sandman   (Show all for Barr na Coilleadh)
 
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