Croghan Mountain

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Croghan Kinsella Mountain
Cruachán Uí Chinnsealaigh
IMG CroghanMountain1585c.jpg
Croghan from the southeast
Highest point
Elevation 606 m (1,988 ft) [1]
Prominence 334 m (1,096 ft) [1]
Listing Marilyn
Coordinates 52°48′N 6°19′W / 52.800°N 6.317°W / 52.800; -6.317Coordinates: 52°48′N 6°19′W / 52.800°N 6.317°W / 52.800; -6.317
Geography
Croghan Kinsella Mountain is located in island of Ireland
Croghan Kinsella Mountain
Croghan Kinsella Mountain
Location in Ireland
Location Wicklow/Wexford border, Republic of Ireland
Parent range Wicklow Mountains
Topo map OSi Discovery 62

Croghan Kinsella (Irish: Cruachán Uí Chinnsealaigh, meaning "little stack of the Kinsella family") is a mountain in the Wicklow Mountains, on the Wicklow/Wexford border. The Wexford 'River Bann' rises from its southern slopes.

Etymology[edit]

The term "Croghan," proper, is a distinct, older term, and name, meaning "Red-Son," or "Red-Man."

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Dublin/Wicklow Area - Croghan Kinsella". MountainViews. Ordnance Survey Ireland. Retrieved June 30, 2015. 

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