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Dunkerron Mountains Area
Place count in area: 65, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 83, 84, 85 
Highest place:
Stumpa Dúloigh, 784m
Maximum height for area: 784 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 528 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Derrygarriff West Top Hill Doire Gharbh (mullach thiar) A name in Irish
For origin of name, see Derrygarriff. Kerry County in Munster Province, in Binnion List, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 382m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V85728 77075
Place visited by 12 members. Recently by: Wildrover, Fergalh, daitho9, MichaelE, ciarraioch, thomas_g, eamonoc, frankmc04, markmjcampion, chalky, Cobhclimber, Conor74
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Longitude: -9.662176, Latitude: 51.934587 , Easting: 85728, Northing: 77075 Prominence: 115m,  Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 485703 577136,   GPS IDs, 6 char: DrygWs, 10 char: DrygrfWstT
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

There is a mapping problem regarding the names of several peaks in this area in that the Irish and English names are not matched up. The Irish version of Derrygarriff is given as Péicín, but this name clearly belongs to Peakeen Mountain. The correct Irish version is Doire Gharbh, which has been assigned (erroneously?) on the 1:25,000 map to this lower peak between Moll's Gap and Lough Barfinnihy.   Derrygarriff West Top is the 992nd highest place in Ireland.

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It has a name! .. by Conor74   (Show all for Derrygarriff West Top)
 
The perfect ending .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Derrygarriff West Top)
 
Get there while it's dry
by thomas_g  12 May 2017
Having noticed Conor74's comment on it being boggy on the W side I was prepared for the worst, however given our dry spell the last month it was bone dry. Get here while it lasts! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1075/comment/19505/
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