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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,

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Finnararagh Mountain An Corrán A name in Irish
(Ir. An Corrán [TH], 'the crescent' or 'the sickle') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 667m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V69686 73720
Place visited by 92 members. Recently by: JimMc, hivisibility, muddyboots, Lauranna, PaulNolan, Onzy, Dbosonnet, PeakPaul, IainT, thomas_g, jimgraham, millsd1, liz50, Geo, melohara
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Longitude: -9.894019, Latitude: 51.900928 , Easting: 69686, Northing: 73720 Prominence: 142m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 469664 573781,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Fnrrgh, 10 char: Finararagh
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & siltstone, (St. Finans Sandstone Formation)

Finnararagh is a corruption of Finnavogagh, the name of an area of rough pasture on the plateau W of this peak. The name is correctly recorded in the Ordnance Survey Name Book, but was misspelt when transferred to the map. The peak itself is locally called An Corrán, which aptly describes its crescent-shaped cliffs that dominate Lough Coomeen.   An Corrán is the 165th highest place in Ireland.

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Dramatic cliffs, bogs and rough ground surround t .. by group   (Show all for An Corrán)
 
A Cloon View .. by kernowclimber   (Show all for An Corrán)
 
I highly recommend Finnararagh. It's not as climb .. by johnvbrennan   (Show all for An Corrán)
 
Just had to add this photo of some unusual lakes .. by johnvbrennan   (Show all for An Corrán)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain An Corrán in area Dunkerron Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Exposed anticline W of Finnararagh.
 
Risen arches.
by simon3  26 Apr 2011
Striding along the scarp from Coomnacronia to An Corrán gives dramatic views to the south, however spare a thought for the geology visible also.
This arch in the rock (an anticline) is a sign of the huge folding pressures that must have been here once. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/160/comment/6315/
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After a few dry days in summer a great climb is a .. by eric   (Show all for An Corrán)
 
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