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Eskatarriff Mountain Eisc an Tairbh A name in Irish
(Ir. Eisc an Tairbh [T6000], 'ravine of the bull') Cork/ Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 600.5m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84 Grid Reference: V73648 53317 This summit has been logged as climbed by 84 members. Recently by: IainT, Martinpeak, guestuser, jimgraham, PeakPaul, juliewoods, bryanmccabe, melohara, Wilderness, strangeweaver, ckilm, TexTim, shaunkelly, frankmc04, simoburn
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Longitude: -9.829049, Latitude: 51.718569 , Easting: 73648, Northing: 53317 Prominence: 135.47m,   Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 473626 553383,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Esktrf, 10 char: Eskatarif
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Pluais an Rábaigh or The Rábach's Cave is situated at the foot of Eskatarriff, at the end of the valley known as the Pocket. It was used in the late 19th century as a hideout by Seán an Rábach after committing two notorious murders.   Eskatarriff is the 285th highest summit in Ireland.

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Long Back Rim of Cummeengeara .. by group   (Show all for Eskatarriff)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Eskatarriff in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Eskatarriff with Eskatarriff E in the foreground
Fine views down the glen
by thomas_g  10 May 2014
While not as impressive as its smaller neighbour Eskatarriff E, Eskatarriff offers some fine views down Rabachs glen. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/275/comment/16059/
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The second summit on a dramatic circuit over the .. by milo   (Show all for Eskatarriff)
The summit of Eskatarriff is barely perceptible o .. by eoin   (Show all for Eskatarriff)
More to Savour than you might Think .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Eskatarriff)
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