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Brandon HillMountainCnoc Bhréanail A name in Irish (Ir. Cnoc Bhréanail [OSI], 'hill of Bréanal')County Highpoint of Kilkenny, in County Highpoint, Arderin Lists, Rhyolitic volcanics, grey & brown slates Bedrock
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This is the highest point in Co. Kilkenny. Brandonhill is also the name of a townland split between the parishes of Graiguenamanagh and The Rower and between the baronies of Gowran and Ida. There is also a townland named Brandondale in the parish of Graiguenamanagh.
Brandon Hill is the third highest mountain in the South Midlands area and the 487th highest in Ireland. Brandon Hill is the second most easterly summit in the South Midlands area. Brandon Hill is the highest point in county Kilkenny. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/423/