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MusherabegHillMuisire Beag A name in Irish (Ir. Muisire Beag [OSI], 'little (mountain) of the Múscraige')CorkCounty, in Carn List, Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock
Height:498.8mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79Grid Reference: W30959 83796This summit has been logged as climbed by 29 members. Recently by: tommccarthy, melohara, sandman, jlk, eamonoc, CaminoPat, Cobhclimber, Mick_Kelleher, simoburn, chalky, omurchu, hivisibility, petercrowley, maxim, thomas_g I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
See Musheramore for more on the origin of this name. There is a remarkable concentration of megalithic monuments around Mushera. One of the best known sites is the stone circle and cairn at Knocknakilla on the slopes of Musherabeg.
Musherabeg is the second highest hill in the Boggeragh Mountains area and the 573rd highest in Ireland. Musherabeg is the most westerly summit in the Boggeragh Mountains area. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/467/