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Derrynasaggart Area   N: Caherbarnagh Subarea
Place count in area: 24, OSI/LPS Maps: 79 
Highest place:
The Paps East, 694m
Maximum height for area: 694 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 623 metres,

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Caherbarnagh Mountain An Chathair Bhearnach A name in Irish (Ir. An Chathair Bhearnach [OSI], 'the gapped fort') Cork County in Munster Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 681m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W19164 87170
Place visited by 154 members. Recently by: childminder05, Musheraman, a3642278, derekfanning, Djouce, Kirsty, Carolyn105, nolo, annem, Chance, No1Grumbler, John.geary, glencree, jasonmc, Daingean
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Longitude: -9.178416, Latitude: 52.031044 , Easting: 119164, Northing: 87170 Prominence: 361m,  Isolation: 0.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 519140 587216,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Chrbrn, 10 char: Chrbrngh
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 211-12) for details of the festive assembly which took place on Caherbarnagh on Latiaran Sunday in late July.   Caherbarnagh is the third highest mountain in the Derrynasaggart area and the 141st highest in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Caherbarnagh (<i>An Chathair Bhearnach</i>) in area Derrynasaggart, Ireland
Picture: Caherbarnagh Summit with the Paps and the Reeks in the background.
 
Underrated Mountain in Cork
by Musheraman  7 Mar 2022
Did this on March 1st on a lovely clear frosty morning, Parked at W17784 89018 starA, a school bus normally parks here
outside of school hours and there's space for one car behind. From here follow a track to a water tower and continue
in a south direction towards a weather station/coms mast, you will now see markers for the Duhallow Way, follow this
eastwards until Lough Murtagh comes into view, now head in a southeast direction up steep heathery ground until
reaching a tiny stone cairn marking Glanaprehane. The Summit of Caherbarnagh is now easily reached over grassy
ground marked by a trig pillar, I was very fortunate with great visability and the Paps, the Reeks and Mangerton were
very clear to the west and to my surprise I could make out the distinctive outline of Galtymore past Claragh and
Mushersmore to the east, Mullaghanish could be seen to the south.
From here I crossed over boggy ground to Stoukeen marked by a large cairn, I returned back along the same route
making a detour to Lough Murtagh. 4.5 hours Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/135/comment/23432/
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