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Dingle West Area
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 70 
Highest place:
Mount Eagle, 516m
Maximum height for area: 516 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 461 metres,

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Carhoo Hill Hill Cnoc na Ceathrún A name in Irish
(poss. Ir. ‡Cnoc na Ceathrún [PDT], 'hill of an Ceathrú or the
quarter')
Kerry County, in Binnion List, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 184m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: V43800 98300
Place visited by 21 members. Recently by: aidand, markmjcampion, JohnAshton, liz50, chalky, eamonoc, Fergalh, happymourneview, trekker, ciarraioch, Philewis, Cormacg, Conor74, gav, kmicheal
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Longitude: -10.281014, Latitude: 52.115003 , Easting: 43800, Northing: 98300 Prominence: 169m,  Isolation: 6.4km
ITM: 443784 598356,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CrhHl, 10 char: Carho Hil
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Eask Sandstone Formation)

Eask Tower, an old signal tower, is located on the summit of Carhoo Hill. Ballymacadoyle Hill is a lower height further west.   Carhoo Hill is the 1414th highest place in Ireland. Carhoo Hill is the most easterly summit in the Dingle West area.

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Dingle Eask Tower
Short Summary created by aidand,  14 Aug 2017
This is a modest climb, but with wonderful views. Take the road out of Dingle towards Ventry. After about a mile turn left at a sign marked 'Hanlon's handbags'. There is a parking area with a hut and a sign for Eask Tower. There is an entry charge of €2 per adult. It's a short steep climb up through farmland. The top has a large tower, presumably a marker to help boats find the entry to Dingle Harbour. There is also a coast guard hut dating from World War 2 and a pillar erected to mark the Holy Year of 1950. The views are excellent in all directions. A great place to bring kids, but beware of the steep drop on the seaward side. You might even see Fungie! Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1042/comment/5801/
 
From many parts of Dingle and the surrounding are .. by simon3   (Show all for Carhoo Hill)
 
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