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Iveragh NW Area   SW: Valentia Subarea
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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Bray Head Hill Ceann Bhreagha A name in Irish (Ir. Ceann Bhreagha [logainm.ie], 'head(-land) of Breagha') Kerry County in Munster Province, in Binnion List, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 239m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V33420 73715
Place visited by 85 members. Recently by: Lauranna, Emiliamain, maoris, Wes, Aneta.jablonska, annem, Moses, Beti13, mdoc1969, marktrengove, Bissboy, Cobhclimber, Aongus, f.sokol, adam.mann
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Longitude: -10.42046, Latitude: 51.89123 , Easting: 33420, Northing: 73715 Prominence: 204m,  Isolation: 6km
ITM: 433406 573776,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BryHd, 10 char: Bray Head
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone & siltstone, (Valentia Slate Formation)

The name is of the same origin as Bray and Bray Head in Co. Wicklow.   Bray Head is the 1307th highest place in Ireland.

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Coastal Cowtown .. by group   (Show all for Bray Head (Ceann Bhreagha))
 
Mooooo! .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for Bray Head (Ceann Bhreagha))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Bray Head (<i>Ceann Bhreagha</i>) in area Iveragh NW, Ireland
Picture: Signal Tower at Bay Head
 
The cow marks the summit
by three5four0  28 Sep 2011
Parked at V350 737 starA, as dbloke and followed the track out to the signal tower, then along the cliffs and back to the spot height. Lots of cattle just before the summit, so as dbloke says, not a walk for the bovine phobic! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1010/comment/6543/
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One of the best short hikes in Ireland. .. by TommyV   (Show all for Bray Head (Ceann Bhreagha))
 
Parked the car at the Skellig Heritage centre (V3 .. by dbloke   (Show all for Bray Head (Ceann Bhreagha))
 
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