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Seefin Mountain Suí Finn A name in Irish
(Ir. Mullach Suí Finn [LL] , 'summit of Fionn’s seat') Waterford County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Green thick-bedded conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 726m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 75 Grid Reference: S27419 06824 This summit has been logged as climbed by 219 members. Recently by: Martinpeak, Lauranna, IainT, Kiwitrekker, daithileonard, hivisibility, ckilm, tommccarthy, dmc, eoghanm, strangeweaver, t.jay, gav, robertodon, eoghancarton
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Longitude: -7.599607, Latitude: 52.212992 , Easting: 227419, Northing: 106824 Prominence: 71m,   Isolation: 2.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 627362 606878,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Seefin, 10 char: Seefin
Bedrock type: Green thick-bedded conglomerate, (Treanearla Formation)

Seefin is the 92nd highest summit in Ireland.

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Ogham stones and TV .. by group   (Show all for Seefin)
 
Tough slog .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Seefin)
 
The summit trig pillar has fallen on hard times. .. by simon3   (Show all for Seefin)
 
The summit of Seefin is marked by two cairns and .. by jackill   (Show all for Seefin)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Seefin in area Comeragh Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Cairn south of Seefin.
 
simon3 on Seefin, 2005
by simon3  17 Jul 2005
Coming south from Seefin this megalithic cairn at around 670m marks the start of a sharp descent along the ragged fence to Barnamaddra Gap and standing stone.

On the occasion that I did it, the wind was extraordinary. It hadn't been very noticeable at all on Seefin or points north of there, but here it must have been near to the tumbling point.

Safely returned I sought an explanation from maps. The wind was from the SW and the slope stretching from Seefin to Coumaraglin and Farbreaga is a hugh natural ampitheatre. The wind wasn't that strong either on the plateau top or at road level but entering this mostly treeless valley is scooped and concentrated on the ridge near the cairn. Since the SW is the commonest direction for wind, this must happen fairly often, so I would be interested if anyone else has encountered such a phenemenon. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/90/comment/1800/
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I parked at the start of the forest track at S254 .. by csd   (Show all for Seefin)
 
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