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Ballyhoura Mountains Area
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Seefin Mountain W Top Mountain Suí Finn A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Suí Finn [PDT], 'Fionn's seat') Limerick County, in Arderin List, Conglomerate & purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 528m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 73 Grid Reference: R64454 18070 This summit has been logged as climbed by 140 members. Recently by: jasonmc, Lauranna, bryanmccabe, mountainmike, t.jay, tommccarthy, eoghancarton, Niamhq, bryanjbarry, Jamessheerin, FinbarrC, Wildrover, dmc, eamonoc, comsean
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Longitude: -8.521943, Latitude: 52.313581 , Easting: 164454, Northing: 118070 Prominence: 383m,   Isolation: 0.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 564411 618122,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SfnMnt, 10 char: SfnMntnWTp
Bedrock type: Conglomerate & purple sandstone, (Slievenamuck Conglomerate Formation)

The association with Fionn Mac Cumhaill is reinforced by the fact that Seefin Mountain overlooks a valley named after his son: Glenosheen (Ir. Gleann Oisín, 'valley of Oisín').   Seefin Mountain W Top is the highest mountain in the Ballyhoura Mountains area and the 477th highest in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/397/
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enoonan on Seefin Mountain W Top, 2008
by enoonan  21 Mar 2008
Walked to the top of Seefin this morning. The weather was good despite a heavy rain and hail shower at the summit.
I parked at the Greenwood car park and for the most part I followed a route described by Geoff Hunt in his book "Limerick Nature Walks".
The walk was a fairly handy one except for the final 200m to the summit over boggy ground. Decent view from the trig point on the top. A good walk if time is limited. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/397/comment/3008/
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Followed becketts route up. The track is initiall .. by murphysw   (Show all for Seefin Mountain W Top)
 
8 june 2005.... Seefin at its best today. the sun .. by bridgethennessy   (Show all for Seefin Mountain W Top)
 
A family favourite - My wife, two girls (12 and 5 .. by MatthewBranch   (Show all for Seefin Mountain W Top)
 
Have summited this mountain on several occasions .. by martie7   (Show all for Seefin Mountain W Top)
 
Spooky and mysterious .. by FinbarrC   (Show all for Seefin Mountain W Top)
 
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