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The Paps EastMountainAn Dá Chích Anann - An Chíoch Thoir A name in Irish (Ir. An Dá Chích [OSI], 'the two breasts')KerryCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock
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The Dictionary of Celtic Mythology gives the full name as Dá Chích Anann, 'the two breasts of Anu'. This goddess was reputedly responsible for the fertility of the whole province of Munster. A line of stones, known as na Fiacla, connects the two tops and is believed to have formed a processional route.
The Paps East is the highest mountain in the Paps/Derrynasaggart area and the 117th highest in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/116/