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South Connemara Area   N: Derroura Subarea
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 44, 45 
Highest place:
Shannavara, 358m
Maximum height for area: 358 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 329 metres,

Places in area South Connemara:
Cen: Kilkieran:   Cnoc Mordáin 354m
E: Moycullen:   Newtown Hill 198m
N: Cashel:   Cashel Hill 311mLettershinna Hill 192m
N: Derroura:   Cappanalaurabaun 273mKeeraunnageeragh 305m
N: Oughterard:   Cloghermore 280mKnocknasilloge 346mKnocknalee 291mLeam Hill 253m
N: Shannavara:   Knockadav 224mShannavara 358m
S: Lettermore:   Lettermore 117m
W: Roundstone:   Errisbeg 300m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Cappanalaurabaun Hill Galway County in Connacht Province, in Binnion List, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 273m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45 Grid Reference: M02394 47740
Place visited by 10 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, OisinD, markwallace, bryanmccabe, sandman, Fergalh, eamonoc, feeneyp, chalky, Jamessheerin
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Longitude: -9.470611, Latitude: 53.470848 , Easting: 102394, Northing: 247740 Prominence: 114m,  Isolation: 2.7km
ITM: 502365 747763,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cpnlrb, 10 char: Cpnlrbn
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

Cappanalaurabaun is the 1227th highest place in Ireland. Cappanalaurabaun is the most northerly summit in the South Connemara area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1183/
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Easy hill if you're not combining it with Keeraun .. by group   (Show all for Cappanalaurabaun )
 
Views over Lough Corrib. .. by sandman   (Show all for Cappanalaurabaun )
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cappanalaurabaun  in area South Connemara, Ireland
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View from the north
by simon3  28 May 2022
View of the summit from Benlevy, across Lough Corrib. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1183/comment/23523/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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