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Ben Gorm MountainsArea
Place count in area: 3, OSI/LPS Maps: 37, MSW
Highest place: Ben Gorm, 700m Maximum height for area: 700 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 670 metres,
Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Ben CregganMountainBinn an Chreagáin A name in Irish (Ir. Binn an Chreagáin [MNIMA*], 'peak of the rocky patch')MayoCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock
Height:693mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37Grid Reference: L85709 66604 Place visited by 169 members. Recently by: bryanjbarry, scapania, ilenia, Fergalh, strangeweaver, FrankMc1964, PaulaMc, William-J, JimMc, mickdylan, PaulNolan, Cathal-Kelly, Aciddrinker, Garmin, tphase I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The pronunciation of the name collected during the first Ordnance Survey, Bin a yoragaun, was not as one would expect from the current anglisation Ben Creggan. John O'Donovan interpreted this as Binn a Chorragain. This suggest that the Ben Creggan represents a slight re-interpretation of the name. Walks: for a route taking in Ben Gorm and Ben Creggan, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 60-61.
Ben Creggan is the second highest mountain in the Ben Gorm Mountains area and the 122nd highest in Ireland. Ben Creggan is the most northerly summit in the Ben Gorm Mountains area and also the most westerly. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/118/?PHPSESSID=c1hapq86cqs3cmfc6andoeph85