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Dunkerron Mountains Area
Place count in area: 65, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 83, 84, 85 
Highest place:
Stumpa Dúloigh, 784m
Maximum height for area: 784 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 528 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Bascadh West Top Mountain Bascadh (mullach thiar) A name in Irish
For origin of name, see Bascadh. Kerry County in Munster Province, in Arderin Beg List, Green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 569m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V81400 76300
Place visited by 35 members. Recently by: jgdarcy, daitho9, Fergalh, mountainmike, simoburn, FrankMc1964, Lauranna, strangeweaver, liz50, Geo, Wilderness, ilenia, Martinpeak, eamonoc, PeakPaul
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Longitude: -9.724805, Latitude: 51.92672 , Easting: 81400, Northing: 76300 Prominence: 21m,  Isolation: 1km
ITM: 481376 576361,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BscdWs, 10 char: BscdhWstTp
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & siltstone, (St. Finans Sandstone Formation)

Bascadh West Top is the 366th highest place in Ireland.

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Fine views from the summit. .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Bascadh West Top)
 
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Picture: Looking towards Bascadh West Top.
 
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by hivisibility  4 Sep 2015
Here is a view towards Bascadh West Top, taken while en route to Bascadh. The summit is located on the ridge to the left. Knocklomena is the bulk rising up on the right with the familiar shape of Mullaghanattin behind that. I was following the route in Adrian Hendroff"s book of the Dingle, Iveragh and Beara peninsulas, The hills above"Molls'gap " A great walk and recommended to everyone, but keep it for a good day. It would be a shame to miss out on the spectacular views. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1420/comment/18292/
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