Inishtooskert (2) 172m hill, Dingle West Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Inishtooskert (2)HillInis Tuaisceart (2) A name in Irish (Ir. Inis Tuaisceart [logainm.ie], 'northern island')KerryCounty, in Binnion, Irish Islands Lists, Fluvial, aeolian sandstone, conglomerate Bedrock
Reachable "On Foot " Y Height:172mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70Grid Reference: Q23354 00825 Place visited by 18 members. Recently by: Tom98, scapania, DavidWalsh, MichaelE, Colin Murphy, march-fixer, zanzibar, kernowclimber, sandman, mcrtchly, Conor74, Bernieor, dbloke, wicklore, Peter Walker Island visited by 19 members. I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)I have visited this island: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The remarkable form of Inis Tuaisceart seen from the mainland, which resembles a recumbent human figure, has given rise to several names, such as An Fear Marbh ('the dead man'), 'the Bishop' and 'the Sleeping Giant'. To the south of the island's summit lies an early Christian structure known as Teampall Bréanainn or St. Brendan's Oratory.
Inis Tuaisceart is the 1435th highest place in Ireland. Inis Tuaisceart is the 4th most westerly summit in Ireland. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1045/