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Bascadh Mountain (Ir. Bascadh [TH], 'mutilation' or 'severe wounding') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 595m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V82387 76582 This summit has been logged as climbed by 53 members. Recently by: tommccarthy, eoghancarton, ckilm, chalky, Krumel, hivisibility, tsheehy, muddyboots, shaunkelly, omurchu, millsd1, dmc, hugh_oc, simoburn, suiladoir
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Longitude: -9.710561, Latitude: 51.929462 , Easting: 82387, Northing: 76582 Prominence: 110m,   Isolation: 1km
ITM: 482362 576643,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bscdh, 10 char: Bascadh
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & siltstone, (St. Finans Sandstone Formation)

Also known as Boughil West Top.   Bascadh is the 300th highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/284/
COMMENTS for Bascadh 1 of 1
Access track gives an ok ascent to start over rou .. by group   (Show all for Bascadh)
 
Bascadh, a cloudy and damp winters morning in ear .. by jackill   (Show all for Bascadh)
 
Easy Access from the East
by thomas_g  5 Oct 2013
There is a sheep fence which runs all the way from Boughil via Cnoc na gCapall which makes for a handy handrail regardless of the weather. The ascent of Bascadh from the east looks worse than it is, but care is still required when it's wet. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/284/comment/15214/
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Rocky Road .. by Onzy   (Show all for Bascadh)
 
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