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Bruse Hill Hill Sliabh Brúis A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Brúis [logainm.ie], 'mountain of the hostel') Cavan County, in Binnion List, Turbidite, red shale, minor volcanic Bedrock

Height: 260m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 34 Grid Reference: N31683 98088
Place visited by 28 members. Recently by: melohara, ceadeile, arderincorbett, bryanmccabe, TommyMc, DeltaP, Nekarsulm, norbert, conormcbandon, Hilldweller, jackill, dmcdevitt, eamonoc, Geo, liz50
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Longitude: -7.517649, Latitude: 53.931616 , Easting: 231683, Northing: 298088 Prominence: 199m,  Isolation: 12.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 631676 798137,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BrsHl, 10 char: Bruse Hill
Bedrock type: Turbidite, red shale, minor volcanic, (Coronea Formation)

There are cairns near summit. The name is associated with a place called Brú Clochair or Cúil Clochair [Philip O'Connell, The Topography of the Loch Ramor Region, Breifne iii, no. 10, 231-64 and iii, no. 12, 443-8].   Bruse Hill is the 1258th highest place in Ireland.

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Not quite the ogre I expected .. by ceadeile   (Show all for Bruse Hill)
 
Look out for the faint track for an easier summit .. by csd   (Show all for Bruse Hill)
 
We parked next to the school, which is next to th .. by Alaskan   (Show all for Bruse Hill)
 
360 degree views from a heathery top. .. by simon3   (Show all for Bruse Hill)
 
Brambles, Bracken and thigh high heather!
by Geo  8 Sep 2013
Nothing can prepare you for the awfulness of this hill. Brambles, Bracken and Bushes aplenty. To be fair to the hill we did approach it in September when the growth was at it's zenith, and the rain the night and morning before had saturated the vegetation. Only the intrepid millsd1 would (and did) do it twice! Thanks to you and liz50 for your company! You have been warned, go in late winter or spring, and don't wear the good clothes!!! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/994/comment/15177/
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