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Carran Far North Top Mountain For origin of name, see Carran. Kerry County, in Arderin List, Purple siltstone & fine sandstone Bedrock

Height: 506m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W05584 70149 This summit has been logged as climbed by 21 members. Recently by: PeakPaul, ciarraioch, melohara, markmjcampion, Onzy, muddyboots, simoburn, chalky, Cobhclimber, thomas_g, Conor74, three5four0, Colin Murphy, madfrankie, pocarbuile
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Longitude: -9.371684, Latitude: 51.876082 , Easting: 105584, Northing: 70149 Prominence: 41m,   Isolation: 1.3km
ITM: 505554 570211,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crn631, 10 char: CrnFrNrthT
Bedrock type: Purple siltstone & fine sandstone, (Bird Hill Formation)

Carran Far North Top is the 549th highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/443/
COMMENTS for Carran Far North Top 1 of 1
Barbed ascent .. by group   (Show all for Carran Far North Top)
 
Follow the R569 east of Kenmare for c. 10 km - a .. by osullivanm   (Show all for Carran Far North Top)
 
Follow the farm track .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Carran Far North Top)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carran Far North Top in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: Gullaba and part of Knocnamanagh
 
simon3 on Carran Far North Top, 2006
by simon3  2 Apr 2006
Carran Far North Top (CFNT) is the north most outlier of the seldom visited Carran group. To the north the Mangerton group is very visible. Mangertonbeg (388m) for example at 10k away, is beyond and directly in line with Kilgarvan the nearest town to CFNT.

The photo shows the great sweeping view of the remote and steep side of the north ridge leading eventually to Knockboy (not shown). Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/443/comment/2256/
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