Lackavrea

Lackavrea (Irish: Leic Aimhréidh; rugged rock-slab)[2][3] is a 396-metre (1,299 ft) isolated mountain in County Galway, Ireland. It is located to the east of the larger Maumturks range, which lies within the Connemara region.[1]

Lackavrea
Lackavrea from the east.jpg
Lackavrea from the east with Corcogemore, and the full Maumturks range behind it.
Highest point
Elevation396 m (1,299 ft) [1]
Prominence301 m (988 ft) [1]
ListingMarilyn
Coordinates53°29′10″N 9°31′55″W / 53.486062°N 9.531986°W / 53.486062; -9.531986Coordinates: 53°29′10″N 9°31′55″W / 53.486062°N 9.531986°W / 53.486062; -9.531986[1]
Naming
Native nameLeic Aimhréidh  (Irish)
English translationrugged rock-slab
Geography
Lackavrea is located in island of Ireland
Lackavrea
Lackavrea
Location in Ireland
LocationGalway, Ireland
Parent rangeMaumturks
OSI/OSNI gridL983495
Topo mapOSi Discovery 45[1]
Geology
Mountain typePale quartzites, grits, graphitic top[1]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Lackavrea". MountainViews. Retrieved 2 June 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Placenames Database of Ireland
  3. ^ Paul Tempan (February 2012). "Irish Hill and Mountain Names" (PDF). MountainViews.ie.

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