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Ballyhoura Mountains Area
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Carron Mountain Hill Limerick County, in Carn List, Red sandstone & some conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 446.7m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 73 Grid Reference: R60749 17751 This summit has been logged as climbed by 42 members. Recently by: tommccarthy, bryanmccabe, madfrankie, Jamessheerin, peter1, Wildrover, conormcbandon, eamonoc, simoburn, Fergalfavier, ciarraioch, GSheehy, omurchu, thomasgaffney, frankmc04
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Longitude: -8.576228, Latitude: 52.310462 , Easting: 160749, Northing: 117751 Prominence: 75m,   Isolation: 0.9km
ITM: 560707 617803,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crn447, 10 char: CrnMntn447
Bedrock type: Red sandstone & some conglomerate, (Poulgrania Sandstone Formation)

Carron Mountain is the 739th highest summit in Ireland. Carron Mountain is the most westerly summit in the Ballyhoura Mountains area.

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The most westerly Ballyhouras .. by group   (Show all for Carron Mountain)
 
Carron - access .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Carron Mountain)
 
Stop digging!!
by hivisibility  2 Jan 2014
Could whoever is digging a hole on top of Corrin peak please stop. Was there last July and there was a bare scratching there then but yesterday there's a fully fledged pit with stones erected around the edge to provide shelter and a spar across to provide seating. It's remained pristine for decades leave it alone!! And take your rubbish with you!! Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/653/comment/15296/
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After Little Carron I continued on the Ballyhoura .. by jackill   (Show all for Carron Mountain)
 
The walk from Little Carron to Carron mountain is .. by enoonan   (Show all for Carron Mountain)
 
Status Yellow hillwalking .. by peter1   (Show all for Carron Mountain)
 
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