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Brandon Hill Mountain Cnoc 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

Height: 515m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S69702 40268 This place has been logged as visited by 259 members. Recently by: Wilderness, sarahryanowen, GoldCircle, David-Guenot, NualaMc, maryt, DeltaP, bigmac63, Jerpoint23, flynnke, BathQueen, msammon, patmoran, Dee68, tonybyrne57
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Longitude: -6.974129, Latitude: 52.509839 , Easting: 269702, Northing: 140268 Prominence: 450m,  Isolation: 5.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 669638 640323,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BrndHl, 10 char: BrndnHil
Bedrock type: Rhyolitic volcanics, grey & brown slates, (Campile Formation)

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 518th highest place in Ireland. Brandon Hill is the highest point in county Kilkenny.

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I walked to the top of Brandon Hill today, from t .. by Big-Foot   (Show all for Brandon Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Brandon Hill in area South Midlands, Ireland
 
simon3 on Brandon Hill, 2004
by simon3  20 Sep 2004
This visualisation looks broadly north east and shows how Brandon Hill is a good place to see the whole of the ridge of the Blackstairs some 10 km away. Data from NASA and dated 2000. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/423/comment/1188/
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Climbed Brandon Hill this morning on the way down .. by paulocon   (Show all for Brandon Hill)
 
Kilkennys high point .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Brandon Hill)
 
The summit of Brandon Hill, with the imposing cai .. by murphysw   (Show all for Brandon Hill)
 
Grand on Brandon! .. by MountainBoy   (Show all for Brandon Hill)
 
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