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Faha Ridge Mountain Na Poirt A name in Irish
(Ir. Na Poirt [TCCD*], 'the fortifications') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Rhythmically bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 809m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q46436 12050 This summit has been logged as climbed by 187 members. Recently by: IainT, rleahy, Martinpeak, ericjones, t.jay, tommccarthy, davidsloan_1, PeteBog, kipper, Onzy, Balor, CaptainVertigo, grzywaczmarcin, Alatar, hannukkah
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Longitude: -10.248757, Latitude: 52.239223 , Easting: 46436, Northing: 112050 Prominence: 44m,   Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 446421 612104,   GPS IDs, 6 char: FhRdg, 10 char: Faha Ridge
Bedrock type: Rhythmically bedded sandstone, (Ballymore Sandstone Formation)

This is the airy arete located west of Benagh promontory fort. It drops steeply to the south into Com an Chnoic, and even more abruptly to the north into Coimín na gCnámh. Previously Brandon Mtn North East Top in MV.   Faha Ridge is the 36th highest summit in Ireland.

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Faha Proper. .. by sbender   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
The Faha ridge in profile, taken from Q461125&nbs .. by skyehigh   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Faha Ridge in area Brandon Group, Ireland
Picture: Scramble on Faha
Faha path
by Colin Murphy  11 May 2010
Picture gives an idea of the type of (often precarious) scrambling necessary between Faha Ridge and the main Brandon ridge. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/35/comment/4717/
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Ridge from the Pilgrims Path .. by three5four0   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
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