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Iveragh NW Area
Place count in area: 18, OSI/LPS Maps: 83, 84 
Highest place:
Knocknadobar, 690m
Maximum height for area: 690 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 565 metres,

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Geokaun Hill Valentia Island Island An Geocán A name in Irish
also Feaghmaan Mountain an extra name in English
(Ir. An Geocán [logainm.ie], perhaps 'the pipe or reed' or 'the lump'
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Kerry County, in Binnion, Irish Islands Lists, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock

Reachable "On Foot " Y
Height: 266m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V38641 77043
Place visited by 46 members. Recently by: aifric_n04, peter1, Wildrover, DeltaP, IainT, 3K_Fters, markmjcampion, Ulsterpooka, JohnAshton, liz50, tsheehy, fingalscave, Philewis, jimbloomer, tomodub
Island visited by 48 members.
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Longitude: -10.346247, Latitude: 51.922648 , Easting: 38641, Northing: 77043 Prominence: 266m,  Isolation: 4.7km
ITM: 438626 577104,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Gkn, 10 char: Geokaun
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone & siltstone, (Valentia Slate Formation)

This name is pronounced 'yokawn'. It is of obscure origin, but may refer to a pole or mast on the summit. It may have a parallel in Gokane Point, a headland south of Skibbereen. Feaghmaan East and West are townlands on the slopes of Geokaun.   Geokaun is the 1126th highest place in Ireland.

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Surely the best view in Ireland .. by Cormacg   (Show all for Geokaun)
 
One of the easiest summits listed on Mountain Vie .. by dbloke   (Show all for Geokaun)
 
The summit is the other side of the gate
by three5four0  28 Sep 2011
Great views to be had from the car park here, and for little effort too. But beware ! The spot height is just on the other side of the locked gates of the mast compound. Luckily these are not high and can be crossed to reach the summit ( only a metre or 2 inside ), giving a polite wave to the cctv of course or ask the nice girl in the cabin at the entrance. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/988/comment/6544/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
P.S. I forgot to mention. It also has its own web .. by dbloke   (Show all for Geokaun)
 
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