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Castle Hill Mountain Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Quartz-pebble conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 600m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 71 Grid Reference: Q75620 06360 This summit has been logged as climbed by 48 members. Recently by: eamonoc, Onzy, IainT, PeakPaul, Wilderness, trekker, markmjcampion, muddyboots, Cobhclimber, David-Guenot, peter1, Colin Murphy, melohara, chalky, omurchu
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Longitude: -9.819727, Latitude: 52.195469 , Easting: 75620, Northing: 106360 Prominence: 35m,   Isolation: 1.5km
ITM: 475597 606414,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CstlHl, 10 char: Castle Hil
Bedrock type: Quartz-pebble conglomerate, (Lough Slat Conglomerate Formation)

As this peak is rather far from any castle (at Castledrum or Castlemaine), it may be simply named from its commanding position.   Castle Hill is the 287th highest summit in Ireland.

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Commanding castellated place with sea views. .. by group   (Show all for Castle Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Castle Hill in area Slieve Mish, Ireland
Picture: Castle Hill over Dingle Bay
 
simon3 on Castle Hill, 2007
by simon3  20 Feb 2007
Perhaps because it is overshadowed by the other summits of the Slieve Mishes Castle Hill is seldom visited, however it has good views over Dingle Bay. This picture was taken from near the top of Baurtregaum NE Top. In the background and over Castlemaine Harbour (the inner recess of Dingle Bay) are the fields, coast and hedgerows just NW of Killorglin. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/276/comment/2623/
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The long easy ridge from Quarry Hill car park Q83 .. by jackill   (Show all for Castle Hill)
 
Rocky west side. .. by simon3   (Show all for Castle Hill)
 
Morning glory .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Castle Hill)
 
Going the extra mile... .. by peter1   (Show all for Castle Hill)
 
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