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Iveragh NW Area
Place count in area: 18, OSI/LPS Maps: 83, 84 
Highest place:
Knocknadobar, 690m
Maximum height for area: 690 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 565 metres,

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Beenduff Hill An Bheann Dubh A name in Irish
Kerry County, in Carn List, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 479m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V51400 74500
Place visited by 8 members. Recently by: ciarraioch, Wilderness, markmjcampion, trekker, Cobhclimber, ahendroff, Conor74, three5four0
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Longitude: -10.159834, Latitude: 51.90336 , Easting: 51400, Northing: 74500 Prominence: 32m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 451382 574561,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Ben479, 10 char: Beenduf479
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone & siltstone, (Valentia Slate Formation)

Beenduff is the 582nd highest place in Ireland.

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Don't trust the Bull Part 2!
by three5four0  3 Oct 2011
See Foilclogh for first part of this route.

Alas it was yet another misty summit, so i didn't hang around long, taking a direct descent (with a fence to cross) across the hillside and back to the small metal gate into the field with the track.

Luckily, the way the track is cut into the slope sort of hides your profile from below, till you hit the last bend, where the track descends straight down the field to the gate. As I arrived at the bend, there below me, watching and waiting for me & right in the middle of the track was the bull again. I thought i could almost see him lick his lips at the thought of a good gouging! So it was another quick hop over the fence into the next field to avoid him, before hopping back over again further down the slope. And oh yes, he watched me intently the whole way past him.

Got back to the car, managed, just, to keep the farmers dogs out of our car and not to hit them as we drove back down the road, with the dogs following us for some considerable distance. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/517/comment/6556/
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A lovely Ridge Walk .. by Cobhclimber   (Show all for Beenduff)
 
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