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South Midlands Area
Place count in area: 31, OSI/LPS Maps: 53, 54, 55, 59, 60, 61, 66, 67, 68, 74 
Highest place:
Slievenamon, 720.2m
Maximum height for area: 720.2 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 711 metres,

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Faranaree Hill Hill Kilkenny County, in Binnion List, Greenish greywacke & slate Bedrock

Height: 283m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 67 Grid Reference: S38707 34960
Place visited by 10 members. Recently by: jasonmc, simon3, madfrankie, chalky, Fergalh, eamonoc, sandman, kernowclimber, mcrtchly, wicklore
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Longitude: -7.431241, Latitude: 52.465147 , Easting: 238707, Northing: 134960 Prominence: 126m,  Isolation: 6.3km
ITM: 638647 635008,   GPS IDs, 6 char: FrnrHl, 10 char: FrnrHil
Bedrock type: Greenish greywacke & slate, (South Lodge Formation)

Faranaree Hill is the 1192th highest place in Ireland.

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Where's the summit?
Short Summary created by mcrtchly,  18 May 2014
MV shows the summit lies to the south of the forestry but inspection of the contours and a visual inspection shows that it lies within the forestry. Park by a forest entrance at S 3934 3497 A. Follow track for 170m to a fork and take the left branch. Continue for another 400m to where a narrow forest break can be seen on the left (S 3878 3508 B). Follow this for about 90m to the highest point along the break. This is probably the summit but the forest on either side is so dense that it impossible to discern otherwise. No views. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1167/comment/15411/
 
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