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Brandon Group Area
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Brandon North Top Mountain For origin of name, see Brandon. Kerry County, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Rhythmically bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 895.4m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q46109 12541
Place visited by 277 members. Recently by: PaulNolan, ilenia, jgdarcy, tommyclarke, hivisibility, Ulsterpooka, Polarstern, PeakPaul, DeltaP, Dean, oldpragmatist, theredyin, IainT, rleahy, Martinpeak
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Longitude: -10.253787, Latitude: 52.243534 , Easting: 46109, Northing: 112541 Prominence: 23.31m,  Isolation: 0.4km
ITM: 446093 612594,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BrndNr, 10 char: BrndnNrthT
Bedrock type: Rhythmically bedded sandstone, (Ballymore Sandstone Formation)

Climbers who follow the Faha Ridge and stick to the crest will eventually emerge on the summit ridge near the grassy top of this peak. In clear conditions it commands a spectacular view of the Faha Ridge.   Brandon North Top is the second highest mountain in the Brandon Group area and the 15th highest in Ireland.

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A corrected summit position .. by group   (Show all for Brandon North Top)
 
I strayed to the right of the broad ridge ascendi .. by skyehigh   (Show all for Brandon North Top)
 
Picture of Brandon North Top (right of photo) wit .. by jackill   (Show all for Brandon North Top)
 
Spectacular walk along the ridge above Coimin na .. by GWPR   (Show all for Brandon North Top)
 
The secluded An Loch Dubh, nestling below the nor .. by skyehigh   (Show all for Brandon North Top)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Brandon North Top in area Brandon Group, Ireland
Picture: Inspecting the top of the ridge
 
Traversing the Brandon Group to the Dingle Way
by three5four0  30 Aug 2011
On our way to Piaras Mor, we could resist inspecting the top of this ridge. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/15/comment/6500/
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