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Caha Mountains Area   E: Glengarriff Subarea
Place count in area: 57, OSI/LPS Maps: 83, 84, 85, 88 
Highest place:
Hungry Hill, 682m
Maximum height for area: 682 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 400 metres,

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Shrone Hill Hill Cork County in Munster Province, in Binnion List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 283m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: V91100 55300
Place visited by 5 members. Recently by: bandre, Dbosonnet, normanwhite, chalky, markmjcampion
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Longitude: -9.577252, Latitude: 51.740041 , Easting: 91100, Northing: 55300 Prominence: 101m,  Isolation: 2.4km
ITM: 491073 555366,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ShrnHl, 10 char: Shrone Hil
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Shrone Hill is the 1197th highest place in Ireland. Shrone Hill is the second most easterly summit in the Caha Mountains area.

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Rugged little number.
by chalky  9 Sep 2014
One look at this little hill from the Glengarriff camp site I was staying at was enough to explain its lack of popularity maybe. Huge ribs of bare rock in tiers all along this side made for an entertaining assent on the dry rock straight up from the campsite with a few false summits before the high point is reached. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1168/comment/17670/
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