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GearhaneMountainAn Géarán A name in Irish (Ir. An Géarán [OSI], 'the fang')KerryCounty, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Rhythmically bedded sandstone Bedrock
Height:803mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70Grid Reference: Q46825 08791This place has been logged as visited by 210 members. Recently by: ilenia, Owenloughrey, gfmurphy101, tommyclarke, TommyV, MickC, Polarstern, Dean, IainT, rleahy, Martinpeak, thomas_g, gerrym, ericjones, eryri I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The name refers to the peak's pointed profile when seen from the S. Note its relationship with its higher neighbour, Brandon Peak, which is Barr an Ghéaráin, 'top of the fang' in Irish.
Gearhane is the 39th highest place in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/37/?PHPSESSID=dr3c54ullcha3tv0rpjn32csn2