Mourne Mountains


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Mourne Mountains

(môrn), in Down, Newry, and Mourne dists., SE Northern Ireland. Slieve Donard (2,796 ft/852 m) is the highest peak in Northern Ireland. The district is barren and sparsely populated; there are ruins of sacked castles. Granite and sand and gravel are quarried. Belfast receives its main water supply from the mountains.
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The organisation was efficient yet relaxed, with plenty of water and feed stations and a real family party atmosphere at the finish - and of course free beer from the Mourne Mountains Brewery.
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The aircraft went down in the Mourne mountains, close to the County Down village of Hilltown.
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The locals are understandably a little put out that the countryside seen in the film is New Zealand, not the Mourne Mountains in Co Down and the rugged coastline of Co Antrim.