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North East Midlands Area   NW Cen: Arva Subarea
Place count in area: 20, OSI/LPS Maps: 26, 27, 27A, 28, 28A, 28B, 34, 35, 41, 42 
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 276mThe 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: Moate:   Knockastia 200m
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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Bruse Hill Hill Sliabh Brúis A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Brúis [logainm.ie], 'mountain of the hostel') Cavan County in Ulster Province, 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 1261th highest place in Ireland.

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Not quite the ogre I expected .. by ceadeile   (Show all for Bruse Hill (Sliabh Brúis))
 
Look out for the faint track for an easier summit .. by csd   (Show all for Bruse Hill (Sliabh Brúis))
 
We parked next to the school, which is next to th .. by Alaskan   (Show all for Bruse Hill (Sliabh Brúis))
 
360 degree views from a heathery top. .. by simon3   (Show all for Bruse Hill (Sliabh Brúis))
 
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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