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Knocknabrone Hill Hill Cnoc na Brón A name in Irish
also Derryfanga an extra name in English
Kerry County, in Binnion List, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock

Height: 353m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V75712 86812 This place has been logged as visited by 11 members. Recently by: ciarraioch, Cobhclimber, trekker, frankmc04, chalky, turfymccloud, simon3, Conor74, madfrankie, ahendroff, HoschIchenheim
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Longitude: -9.811252, Latitude: 52.019904 , Easting: 75712, Northing: 86812 Prominence: 188m,  Isolation: 2.9km
ITM: 475689 586871,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc353, 10 char: KncknbrHil
Bedrock type: Well-bedded grey sandstone, (Lough Acoose Sandstone Formation)

Ó Cíobháin suggests that this name may be a corruption of Doire na Féinne, a nearby townland. It is otherwise difficult to explain.   Knocknabrone Hill is the 952nd highest summit in Ireland. Knocknabrone Hill is the second most westerly summit in the MacGillycuddy's Reeks area.

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Rough ground, great views, shortish walk. .. by group   (Show all for Knocknabrone Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknabrone Hill in area MacGillycuddy
Picture: 220 degrees impression of Iveragh
 
Panorama condensed.
by simon3  3 Apr 2012
It's hard to do justice with the extent of the view in any photograph, particularly from a dull day, of the enormous 220 degree panorama that Knocknabrone enjoys, but we can at least have some fun with it.

MountainViews presents the impressionist version of the Iveragh peninsula from Reeks to the left and Seefin of the Glenbeigh Horseshoe on the right. Added bonus feature: Sky Angst Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/899/comment/6750/
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Derryfanga despite being a low hill can offer mag .. by HoschIchenheim   (Show all for Knocknabrone Hill)
 
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