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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 52 members. Recently by: ShayGlynn, chelman7, tfm9, MichaelG55, LorraineG60, kitchen, bjgie, GerSomers, Fergalh, Martinpeak, conorb, David-Guenot, Lauranna, learykid, john_desmond
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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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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Foilastookeen (<i>Faill an Stuaicín</i>) in area West Cork Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Gougane from Foilastookeen
 
Gougane Barra Walk
by davsheen  1 Jan 2017
View from Foilastookeen/Gougane horseshoe of the Gougane Barra Valley and Forest park with Bealick in the distance. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1448/comment/18762/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
A new summit in the heart of the Shehys .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Foilastookeen (Faill an Stuaicín))
 
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