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Peakeen Mountain Mountain Péicín A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Péicín [PDT], 'boundary marker') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 554.7m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V90341 76494 This summit has been logged as climbed by 66 members. Recently by: IainT, sandilandsn, jackill, eoghancarton, bossyboots, David-Guenot, Onzy, simoburn, chalky, omurchu, el_guapo, suiladoir, Geo, liz50, millsd1
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Longitude: -9.594938, Latitude: 51.930298 , Easting: 90342, Northing: 76494 Prominence: 280m,   Isolation: 1.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 490315 576555,   GPS IDs, 6 char: PknMnt, 10 char: PknMntn
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

Oddly there is no Irish given on the Discovery map for this name, although two other peaks are named Péicín, possibly erroneously. Also known as Kilcurrane.   Peakeen Mountain is the 408th highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/348/
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Gerry on Peakeen Mountain, 2003
by Gerry  27 Feb 2003
Nice 3 hour hike, snow on top in early Feb when I did it. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/348/comment/346/
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