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West Cork Mountains Area   E: Currane Subarea
Place count in area: 62, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 79, 85, 86, 88, 89 
Highest place:
Knockboy, 704.8m
Maximum height for area: 704.8 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 685 metres,

Places in area West Cork Mountains:
Cen: Maughanaclea:   Maughanaclea Hills East Top 470mMaughanaclea Hills West Top 452m
Cen: Shehy More:   Shehy More 545.6mShehy More SW Top 446m
E: Clearagh:   Clearagh Hill 287m
E: Currane:   Currane Hill 228m
N Cen: Douce:   Douce Mountain 476mDoughill Mountain 471m
N: Carran:   Barnastooka 497mBealick 537mCarran 604mCarran Far NE Top 561mCarran Far North Top 506mCarran NE Top 555mCarran South Top 567mKnockantooreen 450m
N: Conigar:   Conigar 566mConigar SW Top 566mFoilastookeen 540m
N: Coomataggart:   Carrigalougha 423mCoomataggart 530mCoomataggart SW Top 509mDerrineanig 304mLackabaun 472mMweelin 487m
NE Cen: Carrigarierk:   Carrigarierk 343m
NW: Barraboy:   Barraboy Mountain 460mBarraboy Mountain Far East Top 456mBarraboy Mountain SE Top 409mDerroograne 468mTurners Rock 420m
NW: Knockboy:   Caoinkeen 692.8mCaoinkeen South-East Top 553.5mCoomhola Mountain 472mKnockboy 704.8mKnockboy North Top 651.2mKnockboy South Top 533.3mThe Priest's Leap 519m
NW: Knocknamanagh:   Bird Hill 412mCoomclogherane Top 449mGullaba Hill 603mKnockbrack 440mKnockbrack South Top 458mKnocknamanagh 637mKnocknamanagh NE Top 625m
S Cen: Dunmanway Hills:   Cashloura 296.8mCoolsnaghtig 295.8mInchanadreen 310m
S Cen: Nowen:   Milane Hill 354.4mMullaghmesha 494.3mNowen Hill 535.2mNowen Hill Far West Top 405.2mNowen Hill SW Top 509mPookeen North Top 319m
S: Leap Hills:   Carrigfadda 311.7mKilleigh Hill 229mKnockarudane Hill 169mKnockscagh 195m
S: Skibbereen:   Barryroe Hill 156mLick Hill 158m
W Cen: Knockbreteen:   Knockbreteen 239m
W: Bantry:   Knocknaveagh 282m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Currane Hill Hill Cork County in Munster Province, in Binnion List, Flaser-bedded sandstone & minor mudstone Bedrock

Height: 228m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 86 Grid Reference: W33814 50200
Place visited by 16 members. Recently by: chelman7, Wildrover, Fergalh, Daingean, spoodle58, CaminoPat, Juanita, tommccarthy, sandman, conormcbandon, eamonoc, Eastwestcork, chalky, jackill, DenisMc
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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 1340th highest place in Ireland. Currane Hill is the second most easterly summit in the West Cork Mountains area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1252/
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Reasonable views from summit with masts and cross .. by group   (Show all for Currane Hill )
 
Parking update
by Wildrover  20 Oct 2020
Starting at W33989 50434 B there is parking available for a number of vehicles to park by the road to the right side of the entrance as you face uphill.The gate has a beware of the bull sign on it and as track is on a farm and used by livestock care is advised Follow the track to the top which has a collection of masts, a holy year cross and trig pillar on its elevated perch.Cant comment on the view or otherwise as visibility was very poor for my visit to the top. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1252/comment/20997/
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