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Shehy MountainMountainSeiche A name in Irish (Ir. Seiche [TH], ‘a hide or skin’)KerryCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock
Height:762mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78Grid Reference: V90178 85706This summit has been logged as climbed by 167 members. Recently by: trekker, JohnAshton, PeakPaul, peter1, Anavinet, melohara, mountainmike, elin, jcincork, crankechick, pcnovice, GSheehy, marcheur92, muddyboots, eoghancarton I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Previously Shehy Mor in MV. This name, found on the OSI 1:25,000 map of the Reeks (1991), was the personal creation of J. C. Coleman ('The Mountains of Killarney', p. 30).
Shehy Mountain is the second highest mountain in the Purple Mountain area and the 67th highest in Ireland. Shehy Mountain is the second most easterly summit in the Purple Mountain area. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/68/