Cnoicín an tSeabhaic 160m hill, Mizen/Sheeps Head Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Mizen/Sheeps Head Area
Place count in area: 19, OSI/LPS Maps: 84, 85, 88, 89 
Highest place:
Mount Gabriel, 407m
Maximum height for area: 407 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 312 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Cnoicín an tSeabhaic Hill Clear Island Island (Ir. Cnoicín an tSeabhaic [www.gaeltalk.net], 'little hill of the
hawk')
Cork County, in Binnion, Irish Islands Lists, Sandstone & subsidiary mudstone Bedrock

Reachable "On Foot " Y
Height: 160m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 88 Grid Reference: V97225 22082
Place visited by 23 members. Recently by: eamonoc, DenisMc, Toolio, Michaeljnr, peterturner, TommyV, skhg, brenno, Wilderness, spoodle58, chalky, PollyM, Dessie1, garrettd, pocarbuile
Island visited by 35 members.
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Longitude: -9.47889, Latitude: 51.442748 , Easting: 97225, Northing: 22082 Prominence: 160m,  Isolation: 4.1km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 497197 522155,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cncían, 10 char: CncínantSb
Bedrock type: Sandstone & subsidiary mudstone, (Sherkin Formation)

This peak, located in the townland of Cill Leice Fórabháin, is unnamed on OS maps. The old lighthouse stands on this hill.   Cnoicín an tSeabhaic is the 1451th highest place in Ireland. Cnoicín an tSeabhaic is the most southerly summit in the Mizen/Sheeps Head area. It's also the most southerly summit in .

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Picture: View of summit cairn and old turbine
 
Not a CLEAR route to the top!!
by Dessie1  21 Aug 2013
I climbed this hill (as the usual by the awkward way) starting at the roadway to the old lighthouse.I left the lighthouse and tried to head directly NE for the summit cairn through fields of gorse along the coastline.After 3 fields I got completely stuck in waist high gorse (in shorts not a good idea!) so decided to backtrack to the main road to the lighthouse and take the route that everyone else had taken to the summit.So much for trailblazing! Excellent views from the summit and crystal clear skies made the roundabout journey worth the effort. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1048/comment/15086/
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