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West Cork Mountains Area   N: Conigar Subarea
Place count in area: 62, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 79, 85, 86, 88, 89 
Highest place:
Knockboy, 706m
Maximum height for area: 706 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 692mCaoinkeen South-East Top 555mCoomhola Mountain 472mKnockboy 706mKnockboy North Top 649mKnockboy South Top 532mThe 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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Foilastookeen Mountain Faill an Stuaicín A name in Irish, also Conigar East Top an extra name in English Ir. Faill an Stuaicín [OSi], ‘cliff of the pinnacle’ Cork County in Munster Province, in Arderin Beg List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 540m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W07800 64100
Place visited by 53 members. Recently by: Wildrover, ShayGlynn, chelman7, tfm9, MichaelG55, LorraineG60, kitchen, bjgie, GerSomers, Fergalh, Martinpeak, conorb, David-Guenot, Lauranna, learykid
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Longitude: -9.337904, Latitude: 51.822103 , Easting: 107800, Northing: 64100 Prominence: 20m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 507770 564164,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Flstkn, 10 char: Flstkn
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

This peak overlooks Guagán Barra / Gougane Barra from the south.   Faill an Stuaicín is the 445th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1448/
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Gougane Barra Walk .. by davsheen   (Show all for Foilastookeen (Faill an Stuaicín))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Foilastookeen (<i>Faill an Stuaicín</i>) in area West Cork Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The fence to Foilastookeen
 
A new summit in the heart of the Shehys
by madfrankie  22 Jun 2015
Parked at a a double gate at W054 647 A, just north of Gowlane Bridge on the road west of Conigar in the Borlin Valley (space for a single car). Hopping the gate, a farm track pointed the way uphill for a short distance. I aimed for the left of a low band of cliff on the horizon. A handy fence provided a guide over Conigar’s NE shoulder. Descending on the other side, I passed tiny Lough Glas, and continuing alongside a fence, passing the even smaller (and curiously named) Lough Namrat. At this point I realised there were trail markers for a track running alongside the fence - the Beara Breifne Way - as a small sign later indicated. And several hundred metres ahead I could see another walker crossing the summit of Foilastookeen.
It wasn't too difficult a climb to the summit - a broad area of heather and rocky outcrops. And grand views, especially north where steep cliffs drop down to Gougane Barra.
Returned by the same route, ascending back over the shoulder of Conigar and made the easy descent back to the car in about 2 hours. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1448/comment/18159/
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