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CroaghmoreHillGreat Blasket IslandIslandAn Cró Mór A name in Irish (Ir. An Cró Mór [OSI], 'the big sheep-pen')KerryCounty, in Binnion List, Cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock
Reachable "On Foot " Y Height:292mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70Grid Reference: V24619 95806This place has been logged as visited by 50 members. Recently by: TNaughton, JohnAshton, gongers, liz50, Wildcat, Cobhclimber, Wilderness, MichaelE, trekker, ahendroff, DenisMc, chalky, jlk, Moneenman, Philewis I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
This name has been misleadingly anglicised as if it contained the element cruach, 'stack'. It actually contains cró, 'sheep-pen', and it seems that the name has been transferred from a pen to the hill on which it was situated.
An Cró Mór is the 1170th highest place in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/963/?PHPSESSID=ankht06bf556jcdirqcslomdo1