Inishtooskert (2) 172m hill, Dingle West Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Dingle West Area
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 70 
Highest place:
Mount Eagle (2), 516m
Maximum height for area: 516 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 461 metres,

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Inishtooskert (2) Hill Inis Tuaisceart (2) A name in Irish
(Ir. Inis Tuaisceart [logainm.ie], 'northern island') Kerry County, in Binnion, Irish Islands Lists, Fluvial, aeolian sandstone, conglomerate Bedrock

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Height: 172m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q23354 00825
Place visited by 16 members. Recently by: DavidWalsh, MichaelE, Colin Murphy, march-fixer, zanzibar, kernowclimber, sandman, mcrtchly, Conor74, Bernieor, dbloke, wicklore, Peter Walker, osullivanm, madfrankie
Island visited by 17 members.
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Longitude: -10.580497, Latitude: 52.13155 , Easting: 23354, Northing: 100825 Prominence: 172m,  Isolation: 5.2km
ITM: 423343 600883,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Inshts, 10 char: Inshtskrt
Bedrock type: Fluvial, aeolian sandstone, conglomerate, (Smerwick Group)

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 1433th highest place in Ireland. Inis Tuaisceart is the 4th most westerly summit in .

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Atlantic outpost .. by wicklore   (Show all for Inis Tuaisceart)
 
Accessing Inishtooskert .. by wicklore   (Show all for Inis Tuaisceart)
 
Oratory with a possibly grizzly story. .. by simon3   (Show all for Inis Tuaisceart)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Inis Tuaisceart in area Dingle West, Ireland
Picture: View of rugged western cliffs from north east
 
Western Butress
by march-fixer  16 Sep 2012
This pleasant island has numerous habitation remains of the minimalist variety. How these hardy individuals managed to eke out an existence here leaves much to the imagination.

The western cliffs are severe and unyielding as can be seen in this photo looking south west from the col at the northern end of the island.
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