The Paps East 694m mountain, Paps/Derrynasaggart Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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The Paps East Mountain An Dá Chích Anann - An Chíoch Thoir A name in Irish
(Ir. An Dá Chích [OSI], 'the two breasts') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 694m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W13323 85542
Place visited by 285 members. Recently by: guestuser, chelman7, Grumbler, markwallace, magnumpig, learykid, Roswayman, TommyV, David-Guenot, Lauranna, ahogan, JeanM, Patbrdrck, sharonburns, jamesmforrest
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Longitude: -9.263222, Latitude: 52.015642 , Easting: 113323, Northing: 85542 Prominence: 623m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 513291 585601,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ThPpsE, 10 char: ThPpsEst
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

The Dictionary of Celtic Mythology gives the full name as Dá Chích Anann, 'the two breasts of Anu'. This goddess was reputedly responsible for the fertility of the whole province of Munster. A line of stones, known as na Fiacla, connects the two tops and is believed to have formed a processional route.   The Paps East is the highest mountain in the Paps/Derrynasaggart area and the 121st highest in Ireland.

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by magnumpig  13 Jun 2019
The peak of the eastern most Pap looking towards the other Pap and Killarney and Magillycuddys. Taken on 05/06/2019, which was a pleasant and sweaty evening. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/116/comment/20551/
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A barely surfaced 'road' allows you to drive to t .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for The Paps East)
 
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