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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,

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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 Munster Province, 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 28 members. Recently by: jlk, newpark-cc, markmjcampion, jimmytherabbit, Aongus, eamonoc, DenisMc, Toolio, Michaeljnr, peterturner, TommyV, skhg, brenno, Wilderness, spoodle58
Island visited by 40 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 1452th 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 Ireland.

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Kernowclimber, your secret is out! .. by jackill   (Show all for Cnoicín an tSeabhaic)
 
Not a CLEAR route to the top!! .. by Dessie1   (Show all for Cnoicín an tSeabhaic)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cnoicín an tSeabhaic in area Mizen/Sheeps Head, Ireland
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by TommyV  30 Oct 2018
Starting at the quay where the ferry will drop you at V95437 21741 C there is a marked looped walk taking in some of the best scenery on the island including the cliffs on the South side. We left the waymarked trail at two points, one at V96485 21339 D to investigate the obvious signal tower that can be seen regularly along the walk and also a small detour at V 96968 22076 E to climb to the summit of Cnoicin an tSeabhaic, the highest point on the island. On the way back there is a lovely little museum that is worth stopping off at V96274 21998 F as it has some great history on maritime and on the building of Fastnet Rock lighthouse. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1048/comment/20116/
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