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Knockbrinnea (W) Mountain Cnoc Broinne (Thiar) A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Broinne [TH], 'hill of the breast') Kerry County, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock

Height: 854m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V80778 85818
Place visited by 242 members. Recently by: Aciddrinker, bryanmccabe, flynnke, Grumbler, ShayGlynn, GoldCircle, Liamob, johnmctighe, DNicholson, GSheehy, Roswayman, jasonmc, Niamhq, finkey86, JeanM
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Longitude: -9.737147, Latitude: 52.012086 , Easting: 80778, Northing: 85818 Prominence: 29m,  Isolation: 0.3km
ITM: 480754 585877,   GPS IDs, 6 char: KnckbW, 10 char: KnckbrnW
Bedrock type: Well-bedded grey sandstone, (Lough Acoose Sandstone Formation)

Knockbrinnea is a shoulder of Beenkeragh overlooking the Hag's Glen.   Knockbrinnea (W) is the 16th highest place in Ireland.

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Larger Twin .. by group   (Show all for Knockbrinnea (W))
 
Climbed Knockbrinnea east and west as part of a d .. by Dan   (Show all for Knockbrinnea (W))
 
Taken from the summit of Carrauntoohil this photo .. by jackill   (Show all for Knockbrinnea (W))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockbrinnea (W) in area MacGillycuddy
 
Knockbrinnea
by jlk  29 Apr 2011
Looking in one direction from the top of Knockbrinnea. The Zig-Zags or on to Devil's Ladder. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/16/comment/6324/
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From summit of its sister peak to the East IV 810 .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Knockbrinnea (W))
 
Knockbrinnea brings out the best in you. .. by jlk   (Show all for Knockbrinnea (W))
 
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