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FinnararaghMountainAn Corrán A name in Irish (Ir. An Corrán [TH], 'the crescent' or 'the sickle')KerryCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock
Height:667mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78Grid Reference: V69672 73730This summit has been logged as climbed by 84 members. Recently by: IainT, thomas_g, jimgraham, millsd1, liz50, Geo, melohara, t.jay, gallybander, oldsoldier, FiachDubh, GSheehy, sandilandsn, Rob_Lee, chalky I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Finnararagh is a corruption of Finnavogagh, the name of an area of rough pasture on the plateau W of this peak. The name is correctly recorded in the Ordnance Survey Name Book, but was misspelt when transferred to the map. The peak itself is locally called An Corrán, which aptly describes its crescent-shaped cliffs that dominate Lough Coomeen.
An Corrán is the 166th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/160/