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South Connemara Area
Maximum height for area: 358 metres,   Summits in area: 14,   Maximum prominence for area: 329 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 44, 45 For all tops   Highest summit: Seanadh Bhéara, 358m
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Seanadh Bhéara Hill Shannavara A name in English
(Ir. Seanadh Bhéara [logainm.ie], 'slope of Béara') Galway County, in Binnion List, Paragneiss, migmatite, pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 358m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45 Grid Reference: L93334 43718 This summit has been logged as climbed by 16 members. Recently by: erun, sandman, eamonoc, frankmc04, MichaelE, conormcbandon, jimbloomer, chalky, taobear, eilismoylan, patmoran, juliewoods, Jamessheerin, paddyhillsbagger, vanczyz
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Longitude: -9.605626, Latitude: 53.432969 , Easting: 93334, Northing: 243718 Prominence: 301m,   Isolation: 2.2km
ITM: 493307 743741,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Shnvr, 10 char: Shannavara
Bedrock type: Paragneiss, migmatite, pebble beds, (Cashel Schist Formation)

On Tim Robinson's map of Connemara, Seanadh Bhéara (Shannavara) only appears as a townland name. This hill is named Cnoc Úraid. A legend predicts that Cnoc Úraid / Oorid Hill will be the site of the last battle for Christianity. [TR]   Seanadh Bhéara is the highest hill in the South Connemara area and the 1034th highest in Ireland.

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This is the first comment on Seanadh Bheara, but .. by bryanmccabe   (Show all for Seanadh Bhéara)
 
Rain on the way! .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Seanadh Bhéara)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Seanadh Bhéara in area South Connemara, Ireland
Picture: MV Summit.
 
A Tale of Two Cairns.
by sandman  16 May 2016
Having received permission from the farmer to access the open hillside thru his property i parked at L9514244903 B. On reaching the summit area you will notice two cairns one whose photo i included is the MV pick for the summit but the other cairn at L9334843623 C seems to be higher, a photo of same included in previous post. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/888/comment/18526/
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