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W Limerick/N Kerry Area   Mullaghareirk Mountains Subarea
Place count in area: 13, OSI/LPS Maps: 64, 65, 72, 73, 79, 80 
Highest place:
Baraveha, 451m
Maximum height for area: 451 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 299 metres,
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Ballinard Hill Kerry County, in Carn List, Grey silty mudstone Bedrock

Height: 410m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 72 Grid Reference: R08366 11880 This place has been logged as visited by 10 members. Recently by: hivisibility, conormcbandon, eamonoc, freelander1990, Onzy, simon3, sandman, jackill, reidyden, john_desmond
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Longitude: -9.342658, Latitude: 52.251473 , Easting: 108366, Northing: 111880 Prominence: 45m,  Isolation: 1.8km
ITM: 508325 611933,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Blnrd, 10 char: Ballinard
Bedrock type: Grey silty mudstone, (Glenoween Shale Formation)

Ballinard is the 895th highest place in Ireland. Ballinard is the second most westerly summit in the W Limerick/N Kerry area.

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PLANE SPOTTING
by sandman  21 May 2012
En route home from the Dunkerron Mts on sunday last, I decided to break the journey and do some walking in W.Limerick / N.Kerry - Mullaghareirk Mts. First up, Mount Eagle and then to Ballinard.
Ballinard not a very exciting hill but a Mountain View summit non the less. Parked at forest enterance R0740711864 A - walked up forest road to R0785012127 B to a point where power lines are overhead - turn right at pole and head up hill for approx 30 meters where you will find a slight trace of quad tracks, follow these to fire-break at R0808712017 C, continue around to right following fire-break until you meet a barb wire fence at R0827111829 D - It is here you will have the best views back to the high mountains of Kerry - also at this point, as you are close to a flight path into Shannon so you can do some plane spotting. Turn left here and you will reach summit at R0835511880 E Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/783/comment/6808/
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On Thu evening I climbed Mount Eagle via the road .. by reidyden   (Show all for Ballinard)
 
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