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Lyracappul Mountain Ladhar an Chapaill A name in Irish
(Ir. Ladhar an Chapaill [OSI], 'fork/confluence of the horse') Limerick County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Thick-bedded pale-red sandstone Bedrock

Height: 825.3m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: R84561 23177 This summit has been logged as climbed by 290 members. Recently by: Dee68, Lauranna, IainT, Kiwitrekker, 21yearsgone, Oileanach, DeirdreRafter, ericjones, lw24, Wellshaman, Martinpeak, Jamessheerin, vivisectus, robertodon, t.jay
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Longitude: -8.227349, Latitude: 52.360412 , Easting: 184562, Northing: 123177 Prominence: 100m,   Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 584514 623228,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Lyrcpl, 10 char: Lyracappul
Bedrock type: Thick-bedded pale-red sandstone, (Galtymore Formation)

This peak may be named after the channels on its north-western slopes. The glen here is named Lyraveg Glen.   Lyracappul is the second highest mountain in the Galty Mountains area and the 30th highest in Ireland. Lyracappul is the second highest point in county Limerick.

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My favourite Galty .. by group   (Show all for Lyracappul)
This photo taken on 23/10/04 from Temple Hill whe .. by mneary34   (Show all for Lyracappul)
Lyracappul .. by Declan Foley   (Show all for Lyracappul)
A simply splendid mountain top. .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Lyracappul)
I was looking through some photos from last year .. by jackill   (Show all for Lyracappul)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Lyracappul in area Galty Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The way that we went
jackill on Lyracappul, 2005
by jackill  15 Nov 2005
Pat crossing a snow drift on the top of Lyracappul in March 2004- started at woods carpark R819 185 D on to Temple Hill (where we met the Bishopstown Hillwalking Club- hello to all) then Lyracappul (note wall to left of photo which appears on the map but is nearly obscured by placenames - you can follow it all the way to the County boundry wall R856 236 E) Carraignabinnia, Slievecushnabinnia,then bearing 20 degrees to R868 258 F, bearing 90 degrees across stile to Lough Curra signpost to finish at Clydagh carpark. 15 km - 5.25 hours Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/29/comment/1068/
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