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Keadeen MountainMountainCéidín A name in Irish (Ir. Céidín [OSI], 'flat-topped hill')WicklowCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Dark slate-schist, quartzite & coticule Bedrock
Height:653mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 62Grid Reference: S95394 89764This summit has been logged as climbed by 261 members. Recently by: delboyir, GerLeahy, IncaHoots, hannukkah, TipsyDempy, crankechick, paddyman, Wilderness, Joshua3, RachelW, mrw, jillsteer, sandilandsn, markwallace, Cobhclimber I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Keadeen Mountain is not obviously flat-topped either when seen from the N (Church Mtn) or from the contours on the map. Céide can also mean a path, way or a place of assembly, fair site, etc. One of these other meanings may be relevant in this case. As it is a townland name, it may not refer to the mountain originally.
Keadeen Mountain is the 189th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/186/