Currane Hill 228m hill, Shehy/Knockboy Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Currane Hill Hill Cork County, in Binnion List, Flaser-bedded sandstone & minor mudstone Bedrock

Height: 228m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 86 Grid Reference: W33814 50200
Place visited by 14 members. Recently by: Fergalh, Daingean, spoodle58, CaminoPat, Juanita, tommccarthy, sandman, conormcbandon, eamonoc, Eastwestcork, chalky, jackill, DenisMc, thomas_g
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Longitude: -8.958045, Latitude: 51.700883 , Easting: 133814, Northing: 50200 Prominence: 150m,  Isolation: 10km
ITM: 533778 550267,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crn228, 10 char: Curane Hil
Bedrock type: Flaser-bedded sandstone & minor mudstone, (Old Head Sandstone Formation)

Currane Hill is the 1335th highest place in Ireland. Currane Hill is the second most easterly summit in the Shehy/Knockboy area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Currane Hill in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: View from the cross
 
Masts and Crosses.
Short Summary created by thomas_g  17 Jan 2014
Parked at W33833 50501 A (room for 1 car), walk back up the hill to a gate at W33989 50434 B, then follow the track up the hill. At the top of the hill you meet several masts and an interesting cross which appears to have been erected in 1950. The trig point itself is on top of a cement plinth and offers reasonable views from a somewhat flat hill top. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1252/comment/15496/
 
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