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Doonties Commons Hill Kerry County, in Binnion List, Purple cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 252m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: V50223 98761
Place visited by 6 members. Recently by: eamonoc, gallybander, trekker, chalky, ciarraioch, Fergalh
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Longitude: -10.187526, Latitude: 52.120919 , Easting: 50223, Northing: 98761 Prominence: 136m,  Isolation: 5.2km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 450206 598817,   GPS IDs, 6 char: DntsCm, 10 char: DntsCmns
Bedrock type: Purple cross-bedded sandstone, (Cappagh Sandstone Formation)

Doonties Commons is the 1274th highest place in Ireland. Doonties Commons is the most southerly summit and also the most westerly in the Central Dingle area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Doonties Commons in area Central Dingle, Ireland
Picture: Cinn Ard/Ceann an Daimh from over the bay
 
Rarely Visited Heathland Overlooking Dingle Bay
Short Summary created by ciarraioch,  18 Aug 2014
Take the signposted 'Cinn Ard' road to the south on the straight stretch between Dingle and Lispole. Walk starts at V 49382 98725 A, at the end of the cul-de-sac through a small gate into an overgrown grotto and from there onto the hillside. Continue more or less south. then swinging left onto the ridge to gain the first of two tops of equal height (per OSI map). The trig point is on the eastern top. Excellent views onto Bull's Head (Ceann an Daimh - literally 'Ox's Head' as Gaelainn) and Dingle Bay. Descend from the summit onto Ceann an Daimh itself, passing a waterfall onto a cliff encircled beach, but be careful - some of the sheep paths are quite precipitous. Return to starting point bypassing the summit on return. The picture shows the hill from Kells Mountain across Dingle Bay. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1214/comment/15458/
 
Wonderful Wilderness of Hill, Heathland, Headland .. by ciarraioch   (Show all for Doonties Commons)
 
Not so Common .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Doonties Commons)
 
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