Only noted from the mourne mountains in the north-east of Ireland, but probably to be found in other parts of that country.
The ancient name of the mourne mountains was the Beanna Boirche.
The mourne mountains to the north and the lesser summits on the southern sky-line were hidden by the trees.
The place is pleasantly situated by the sea and presided over by the mourne mountains.
They were called the mourne mountains from being in a territory anciently called Crioch Mughorna.