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Bray Head Hill Ceann Bhreagha A name in Irish
(Ir. Ceann Bhreagha [logainm.ie], 'head(-land) of Breagha') Kerry County, in Binnion List, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 239m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V33420 73715 This summit has been logged as climbed by 44 members. Recently by: IainT, Wildcat, JohnAshton, liz50, Wilderness, tsheehy, fingalscave, Philewis, bossyboots, trekker, markmjcampion, seanachai, ahendroff, p_treanor, chalky
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Longitude: -10.42046, Latitude: 51.89123 , Easting: 33420, Northing: 73715 Prominence: 204m,   Isolation: 6km
ITM: 433406 573776,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BryHd, 10 char: Bray Head
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone & siltstone, (Valentia Slate Formation)

The name is of the same origin as Bray and Bray Head in Co. Wicklow.   Bray Head is the 1298th highest summit in Ireland.

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Coastal Cowtown .. by group   (Show all for Bray Head)
 
Mooooo! .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for Bray Head)
 
The cow marks the summit .. by three5four0   (Show all for Bray Head)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Bray Head in area Iveragh NW, Ireland
Picture: Cow summit
 
dbloke on Bray Head, 2009
by dbloke  27 Sep 2009
Parked the car at the Skellig Heritage centre (V371 734 B immediately on the left after crossing the bridge from Portmagee) as recommended by Kevin Corcoran in his Kerry Walks book. We should know better. He likes a bit of road walking does Kevin, so cut out an hour of tarmac thudding and park at V350 738 C like everyone else. Room for 8-10 cars to park here. Hop over the style and follow the track up the signal tower remains, then bear right and it's a gentle climb up to a flat, featureless summit. Some steep sea cliffs here, but as usual it was too misty to see anything of them. The top seems to be in the middle of some old bog works. Marked by a cow the day we were there. Not one for the bovine phobic this walk... Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1010/comment/4148/
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