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An Cnapán Mór Mountain also An Sliabh Dubh an extra name in Irish
(Ir. An Cnapán Mór [OSI, TCCD], 'the big lump') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Purple cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 649m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q52227 04589
Place visited by 105 members. Recently by: mickdylan, tommyclarke, TommyV, Polarstern, jimgraham, jlk, Bunsen7, Dean, millsd1, Geo, IainT, PeakPaul, Martinpeak, thomas_g, JohnAshton
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Longitude: -10.160792, Latitude: 52.173769 , Easting: 52227, Northing: 104589 Prominence: 81m,  Isolation: 1.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 452211 604641,   GPS IDs, 6 char: AnCnpá, 10 char: AnCnpánMór
Bedrock type: Purple cross-bedded sandstone, (Cappagh Sandstone Formation)

An Seabhac also gives the alternative name An Sliabh Dubh [TCCD], 'the black mountain'. Previously Gowlane Beg in MV.   An Cnapán Mór is the 195th highest place in Ireland.

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I took in Gowlane Beg while walking across the Ce .. by jackill   (Show all for An Cnapán Mór)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain An Cnapán Mór in area Central Dingle, Ireland
Picture: Dingle Bay & Na Cruacha Dubha from Eastern Slopes of An Cnapán Mór
 
Justified Hyperbole
by ciarraioch  4 Nov 2012
Only the glorious Corca Dhuibhne could hide an undiscovered gem such as this. Views to die for in all directions. On one side, across the surprisingly green and fertile plain of Lios Póil, and beyond Dingle Bay, the entire tumble of mountains stretching from Mount Hilary near Mallow to the Skelligs at the western end. To the north, the lonely lake speckled mountain plateau (Com an Air - Valley of the Slaughter) that stretches from Anascaul to the Conair Pass, and beyond that to Brandon Bay and the mighty ocean.
A flat and and rocky strewn top, but watch out in mist for the surprisingly steep slope just to the north of the summit cairn. We took in An Cnapán Mór as a circuit from Beenbo Sliabh na nGabhar and Sliabh na Leice. The entire circuit took us seven and a half hours including stops in good conditions. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/197/comment/6804/
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