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Barnanageehy Mountain Bearna na Gaoithe A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Bearna na Gaoithe [PDT], 'gap of the wind') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Purple cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 561m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 71 Grid Reference: Q80045 08252 This summit has been logged as climbed by 37 members. Recently by: eamonoc, omurchu, chalky, David-Guenot, pavelbodi, CaptainVertigo, ciarraioch, Colin Murphy, simoburn, Cobhclimber, thomas_g, gallybander, frankmc04, gfmurphy101, Onzy
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.755717, Latitude: 52.213444 , Easting: 80045, Northing: 108252 Prominence: 56m,   Isolation: 3.3km
ITM: 480021 608306,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Brnngh, 10 char: Brnnghy
Bedrock type: Purple cross-bedded sandstone, (Cappagh Sandstone Formation)

This is one of the most common names for a pass in Ireland. The name is actually marked on lower peaks to the E, and it seems likely that the gap in question is even further to the E.   Barnanageehy is the 387th highest summit in Ireland. Barnanageehy is the most easterly summit and also the second most northerly in the Slieve Mish area.

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A long easy ascent from the roadside .. by group   (Show all for Barnanageehy)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Barnanageehy in area Slieve Mish, Ireland
Picture: View to the west of the summit.
 
simon3 on Barnanageehy, 2005
by simon3  15 Dec 2005
Barnanageehy surely must be near enough for a resident of Tralee, or at least Blennerville, to reach on foot without difficulty. One way of getting there is to walk south of Blennerville towards Q816 103 B where the tarmac road stops and a dirt track starts. Follow this up to some traditional bog workings which, as of Nov 2005, were in use. Some interesting bog wood has been exposed there incidentally. Looking over Tralee the wind power station on Stack's mountain is very visible. Many of us believe that we need windpower and that this relatively low site is appropriate. However , it also gives an indication of what we may see in future if proposed developments in places such as Meenteog/ Coomacarrea on the Iveragh peninsula are implemented. That ridge is at 700m and is clearly visible from the Slieve Mish area.

Barnanageehy turns out to be just slightly the highest bump on a ridge that extends from East to West eventually joining up with Glanbrack Mountain, a long easterly spur off Baurtregaum and almost a summit in its own right.

The photo shows Barnanageehy's mini cairn with Baurtregaum on the skyline to the right. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/339/comment/2083/
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Just over 200m to the NW lies the decaying metalw .. by simon3   (Show all for Barnanageehy)
 
The Iron Man .. by gfmurphy101   (Show all for Barnanageehy)
 
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