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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   (Show all for Carron Mountain)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carron Mountain in area Ballyhoura Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Limerick from Carron
jackill on Carron Mountain, 2007
by jackill  21 Aug 2007
After Little Carron I continued on the Ballyhoura way to Carron. The summit of this mountain is marked by a large cairn, this summit is about 300 meters from the co-ordinates given here.
There are pleasent views over the plains of Limerick to the north and west to the highlands of Kerry. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/653/comment/2803/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
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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