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West Cork Mountains Area , S: Skibbereen Subarea
Feature count in area: 62, by county: Cork: 45, Kerry: 24, of which 7 are in both Cork and Kerry, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 79, 85, 86, 88, 89
Highest Place: Knockboy 704.8m

Starting Places (47) in area West Cork Mountains:
Barley Lake North, Barrboy, Caha Pass, Carranmore, Carrigacappeen, Carriganass Castle, Castle Donovan Car Park, Clearagh House, Coolkellure House, Coomhola Bridge, Corrigatirra, Cousane Gap, Cummer Lough East Road, Derreencollig Wood, Esk Boreen, Fuhiry Wood, Garinish Island Pier, Glasagarav River Bridge, Glasnacummeen Stream, Glengarriff, Glengarriff Nature Reserve CP, Gorteeniher Drimoleague Heritage Walk CP, Gortloughra River Road, Gougane Barra Oratory, Gougane Barra Park CP, Grousemount Wind Farm, Kealkill Village, Knockanuha, Knockbrack South, Lough Atooreen N, Lough Nambrackderg North, Lough Nambrackderg Wood, Lough Nambreacdearg, Mealagh Bridge, Molly Gallivan's Visitor Centre, Nowen Hill West Road, Owvane River Bridge, Pookeen North Top Road, Pooleen Wood Car Park, Priests Leap, Reenroe Bridge, River Roughty, Shandrum Concrete Silo, Sillahertane Stream, Slaheny River Horseshoe, Top of Coom, Turner's Rock Tunnel

Summits & other features in area West Cork Mountains:
Cen: Maughanaclea: Maughanaclea Hills East Top 470m, Maughanaclea Hills West Top 452m
Cen: Shehy More: Shehy More 545.6m, Shehy More SW Top 446m
E: Clearagh: Clearagh Hill 287m
E: Currane: Currane Hill 228m
N Cen: Douce: Douce Mountain 476m, Doughill Mountain 471m
N: Carran: Barnastooka 497m, Bealick 537m, Carran 604m, Carran Far NE Top 561m, Carran Far North Top 506m, Carran NE Top 555m, Carran South Top 567m, Knockantooreen 450m
N: Conigar: Conigar 566m, Conigar SW Top 566m, Foilastookeen 540m
N: Coomataggart: Carrigalougha 423m, Coomataggart 530m, Coomataggart SW Top 509m, Derrineanig 304m, Lackabaun 472m, Mweelin 487m
NE Cen: Carrigarierk: Carrigarierk 343m
NW: Barraboy: Barraboy Mountain 460m, Barraboy Mountain Far East Top 456m, Barraboy Mountain SE Top 409m, Derroograne 468m, Turners Rock 420m
NW: Knockboy: Caoinkeen 692.8m, Caoinkeen South-East Top 553.5m, Coomhola Mountain 472m, Knockboy 704.8m, Knockboy North Top 651.2m, Knockboy South Top 533.3m, The Priest's Leap 519m
NW: Knocknamanagh: Bird Hill 412m, Coomclogherane Top 449m, Gullaba Hill 603m, Knockbrack 440m, Knockbrack South Top 458m, Knocknamanagh 637m, Knocknamanagh NE Top 625m
S Cen: Dunmanway Hills: Cashloura 296.8m, Coolsnaghtig 295.8m, Inchanadreen 310m
S Cen: Nowen: Milane Hill 354.4m, Mullaghmesha 494.3m, Nowen Hill 535.2m, Nowen Hill Far West Top 405.2m, Nowen Hill SW Top 509m, Pookeen North Top 319m
S: Leap Hills: Carrigfadda 311.7m, Killeigh Hill 229m, Knockarudane Hill 169m, Knockscagh 195m
S: Skibbereen: Barryroe Hill 156m, Lick Hill 158m
W Cen: Knockbreteen: Knockbreteen 239m
W: Bantry: Knocknaveagh 282m

Note: this list of places may include island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Lick Hill, 158m Hill
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, Cork County in Munster province, in Binnion Lists, Lick Hill is the 1461th highest place in Ireland. Lick Hill is the second most southerly summit in the West Cork Mountains area.
Grid Reference W11570 30697, OS 1:50k mapsheet 89
Place visited by: 9 members, recently by: garrettd, chelman7, Wildrover, eamonoc, conorb, Fergalh, jackill, sandman, chalky
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Longitude: -9.274788, Latitude: 51.522579, Easting: 111570, Northing: 30697, Prominence: 110m,  Isolation: 2.7km
ITM: 511539 530768
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone and siltstone, (Castlehaven Formation)

  Short or GPS IDs, 6 char: LckHl, 10 char: Lick Hill

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Picture: Summit Area.
The Wall.
by sandman 17 Oct 2016
To the cyclists who participate in various events hosted by the Skibbereen Cycle Club the east side of this hill is known as The Wall returning to the town at the end of an event, this is also the side you do not wish to ascend from. With this in mind you can park on the opposite side in a small lay-by A (W10677 30063) and access via the double farm gates opposite this field belongs to the near by farm yard and permission if the farmer is present would be advisable. By heading directly to the Marion Cross a route used by previous walkers you can enjoy a easy walk across to the summit. Linkback: mountainviews.ie/summit/1338/comment/18656/
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Picture: Marion Cross overlooking Skibbereen
Another one Licked west Cork
by eamonoc 4 Nov 2021
Used Sandman`s excellent directions, have to say it was a bit wet underfoot and took longer than expected. the weather the day before was really bad Linkback: mountainviews.ie/summit/1338/comment/23348/
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