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Caoinkeen Mountain An Caincín A name in Irish
(Ir. An Caincín [T6000], 'snub nose or turned-up nose') Cork/ Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 692m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W01040 64557
Place visited by 101 members. Recently by: jamesmforrest, eamonoc, Geo, trekker, hivisibility, davsheen, eugeneryan959, Ulsterpooka, Wilderness, strangeweaver, PaulaMc, ilenia, JimMc, PaulNolan, oakesave
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Longitude: -9.436043, Latitude: 51.825053 , Easting: 101040, Northing: 64557 Prominence: 107m,  Isolation: 1.9km
ITM: 501011 564620,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cnkn, 10 char: Caoinkeen
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

The name refers to the ridge running north from Knockboy which is abruptly truncated in a cliff. Previously Akinkeen in MV.   Caoinkeen is the second highest mountain in the Shehy/Knockboy area and the 124th highest in Ireland. Caoinkeen is the second highest point in county Cork.

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Take two .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Caoinkeen)
 
Easy ascent from the S .. by David-Guenot   (Show all for Caoinkeen)
 
Shehy View .. by davsheen   (Show all for Caoinkeen)
 
Shehy Range Cliffs .. by davsheen   (Show all for Caoinkeen)
 
Remote Valley .. by davsheen   (Show all for Caoinkeen)
 
milo on Caoinkeen, 2002
by milo  2 Aug 2002
The first significant top on the Beara borders walk. Views best to the Northern sector. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/120/comment/58/
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