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The Big Gun Mountain An Gunna Mór A name in Irish
also Lackagarrin, Foilnabreachaun an extra name in English
(Ir. An Gunna Mór [TH], 'the big gun') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish 900s Lists, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock

Height: 939m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V84069 84500
Place visited by 409 members. Recently by: denistreacy, Younghappy, amgall, Lauranna, Cmore_2, PaulNolan, pwbellarby, hawkeye.john62, Ulsterpooka, Owenloughrey, anekk11, ilenia, owen, windy, Reeks2011
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Longitude: -9.68882, Latitude: 52.000934 , Easting: 84069, Northing: 84500 Prominence: 74m,  Isolation: 0.3km
ITM: 484042 584558,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ThBgGn, 10 char: ThBgGn
Bedrock type: Well-bedded grey sandstone, (Lough Acoose Sandstone Formation)

This peak is at the S end of the arete connecting it to Cruach Mhór.   The Big Gun is the 10th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain The Big Gun in area MacGillycuddy
Picture: Big gun ridge from below Cruach Mhór
 
Here goes!
by eugeneryan959  27 Dec 2016
Weather closing in on the Big Gun Ridge Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/10/comment/18733/
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Looking back along the ridge to The Big Gun and C .. by jackill   (Show all for The Big Gun)
 
Walked this route west to east on 28-04-08, no on .. by jimgraham   (Show all for The Big Gun)
 
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