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Slieve Miskish Area
Place count in area: 8, OSI/LPS Maps: 84 
Highest place:
Knockoura, 490m
Maximum height for area: 490 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 395 metres,
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Glanarough Hill Hill Cork County, in Binnion List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 181m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84 Grid Reference: V52300 40500 This place has been logged as visited by 6 members. Recently by: Cobhclimber, Miranda, ahendroff, chalky, Eoin75, David-Guenot
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Longitude: -10.132334, Latitude: 51.598242 , Easting: 52300, Northing: 40500 Prominence: 128m,  Isolation: 2.6km
ITM: 452282 540569,   GPS IDs, 6 char: GlnrHl, 10 char: GlnrghHil
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Glanarough Hill is the 1289th highest summit in Ireland. Glanarough Hill is the second most southerly summit and also the second most westerly in the Slieve Miskish area.

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So close to the Ocean !!
Short Summary created by David-Guenot,  13 Apr 2014
Park along minor road beneath Firkeel Gap (V53134136 A, room for 2 or 3 cars). Also room for one (small) car on a grassy lay-by along the lane that leads down to Firkeel Bay, near crossroads (V52974106 B). Walk minor road uphill following the Béara Way until you reach a gate which bars the road on a sharp right turn. Do not cross the gate, cross the stile next to it and follow the Béara Way posts to the top and its derelict concrete building, crossing another stile en route. Descend via way of ascent, up and down in 30 to 45 minutes depending on starting point. Seems also possible to have a -much longer- loop walk following the Béara Way from top to V52354200 C, then back to Firkeel Gap along R572. Better save it for a bright day to enjoy the views. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1314/comment/15558/
 
Fine views... probably !! .. by David-Guenot   (Show all for Glanarough Hill)
 
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