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County Galway
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Bencorr from across Lough Inagh
Range: Twelve Bens
Summit: 2,333 feet L81175220

Bencorr is a mountain amongst the Twelve Bens in Connemara, County Galway.

Bencorr reaches a height of 2,333 feet. It is the second-highest mountain in the Twelve Bens and of all County Galway, overtopped only by Benbaun.

The name is form the Irish language: Binn Chorr means "Pointed Peak".

The writer and cartographer Tim Robinson gave this mountain the alternative name of Binn an Choire Mhóir or peak of the big corrie.


Bencorr on