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Nagles Mountains Area
Place count in area: 9, OSI/LPS Maps: 80, 81 
Highest place:
Knocknaskagh, 426.5m
Maximum height for area: 426.5 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 293 metres,
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Seefin Hill Suí Finn A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Suí Finn [PDT], 'Fionn's seat') Cork County, in Carn List, Purple mudstone and sandstone Bedrock

Height: 424m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 80 Grid Reference: W67893 94285 This place has been logged as visited by 28 members. Recently by: Wildrover, PeakPaul, corkrats, tommccarthy, caiomhin, conormcbandon, Bernieor, madfrankie, eamonoc, Cobhclimber, Dbosonnet, dusted, hivisibility, Bron, bsheils
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Longitude: -8.469262, Latitude: 52.100053 , Easting: 167893, Northing: 94285 Prominence: 40m,  Isolation: 2.6km
ITM: 567849 594342,   GPS IDs, 6 char: See424, 10 char: Seefin 424
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone and sandstone, (Ballytrasna Formation)

The monument at the summit is known as Leacht. See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 213-14) for details of the festive assembly (known as 'going up to Leacht') which took place on Seefin in mid-July.   Seefin is the second highest hill in the Nagles Mountains area and the 829th highest in Ireland. Seefin is the second most westerly summit in the Nagles Mountains area.

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Another diversion , another summit. .. by group   (Show all for Seefin)
 
Listen out!! .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Seefin)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Seefin in area Nagles Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The summit Cairn from the west
 
jackill on Seefin, 2007
by jackill  4 Sep 2007
After Knocknaskagh we approached Seefin by turning off the main forestry road at W68227 94566 up a narrow but passable track through pine forest.
We arrived at a large summit cairn that from some angles resembles a wizards hat.
Because the forest surrounds this cairn the views are quite limited.
Coming down from the summit turn north at W67715 94363 to get back on the main forestry track. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/721/comment/2812/
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Good forest tracks to Wizards Hat .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Seefin)
 
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