Bruse Hill 260m hill, North Midlands Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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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: -7.518429, Latitude: 53.931277 , Easting: 231683, Northing: 298088 Prominence: 199m,  Isolation: 12.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 631625 798099,   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 1254th highest place in Ireland.

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Alan Lee on Bruse Hill, 2008
by Alan Lee  5 Nov 2008
Climbed Bruse Hill about 3 years ago trying to locate some cairns. Followed more or less the same route as 'Alaskan' up the lane by the quarry until the lane runs out to thick vegeataion. Hadn't much luck finding the cairns as the whole summit was completely covered in thick Gorse, Heather and Brambles but never-the-less was rewarded with nice views of the surrounding lakes and countryside. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/994/comment/3429/
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