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Been Hill Mountain Beann A name in Irish
also Beaun Hill an extra name in English
(Ir. Beann [OSNB], 'peak') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 651m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V58941 85416 This place has been logged as visited by 100 members. Recently by: Ulsterpooka, Wildrover, three5four0, Wilderness, gongers, IainT, peter1, fmacm, dromcarrig, eryri, tommccarthy, hivisibility, johngal, PeakPaul, hillwalker
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Longitude: -10.054808, Latitude: 52.003359 , Easting: 58941, Northing: 85416 Prominence: 46m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 458923 585475,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BnHl, 10 char: Been Hill
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone & siltstone, (Valentia Slate Formation)

The name Beaun Hill, given in the Ordnance Survey Name Book, suggests an alternative pronunciation.   Been Hill is the 196th highest place in Ireland.

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So-so summit with fine views .. by group   (Show all for Been Hill)
 
This is a great vantage point for summer sunsets, .. by simon3   (Show all for Been Hill)
 
[Duplicate comment from Beenmore - part of a 3 su .. by eoin   (Show all for Been Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Been Hill in area Glenbeigh Horseshoe, Ireland
Picture: Coomnacronia from the cliff edge.
 
simon3 on Been Hill, 2005
by simon3  2 Sep 2005
Westernmost of the big lakes of the Glenbeigh horseshoe, Coomnacronia Lake can be seen some 750 m NE of Been Hill. Steep cliffs lead 270m down to the water. Future ice ages will cut right across the ridge from Been Hill to Beenmore, but for humanity's era there is a glorious though short 250m cliff edge walk en-route between the two. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/191/comment/1909/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
A Blasket Case .. by kernowclimber   (Show all for Been Hill)
 
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