The Big Gun 939m mountain, MacGillycuddy's Reeks Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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The Big Gun Mountain An Gunna Mór A name in Irish
also Lackagarrin, Foilnabreachaun an extra name in English
(Ir. An Gunna Mór [TH], 'the big gun') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish 900s Lists, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock

Height: 939m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V84069 84500
Place visited by 422 members. Recently by: therealcrow, motywa, AndrewH, jasonmc, Seamus-hills, jgdarcy, patmoran, David-Guenot, sammullangalvin, FrankMc1964, sfoley, bergman, JimMc, denistreacy, Younghappy
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Longitude: -9.68882, Latitude: 52.000934 , Easting: 84069, Northing: 84500 Prominence: 74m,  Isolation: 0.3km
ITM: 484042 584558,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ThBgGn, 10 char: ThBgGn
Bedrock type: Well-bedded grey sandstone, (Lough Acoose Sandstone Formation)

This peak is at the S end of the arete connecting it to Cruach Mhór.   The Big Gun is the 10th highest place in Ireland.

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here is a picture towards the big gun .. by collywog   (Show all for The Big Gun)
 
Did this from West to East - apparently it's not .. by Conor74   (Show all for The Big Gun)
 
Did the ridge from Cruach Mhor around to the Devi .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for The Big Gun)
 
Climb the mountains and get their good tidings .. by jackill   (Show all for The Big Gun)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain The Big Gun in area MacGillycuddy
Picture: Big gun ridge from below Cruach Mhór
 
Here goes!
by eugeneryan959  27 Dec 2016
Weather closing in on the Big Gun Ridge Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/10/comment/18733/
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i traversed the ridge 2/10/05 starting near brand .. by KPCFC   (Show all for The Big Gun)
 
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