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Cnoc na dTarbh Mountain also Srón an extra name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na dTarbh [OSI 1:25,000], 'hill of the bulls') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock

Height: 655m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V86234 84995
Place visited by 181 members. Recently by: eamonoc, Grumbler, Liamob, seanmeehan, Wilderness, JeanM, Juanita, rogers, sharonburns, jamesmforrest, DNicholson, Seamus-hills, liz50, Wildrover, FrankMc1964
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Longitude: -9.657446, Latitude: 52.005838 , Easting: 86234, Northing: 84995 Prominence: 60m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 486209 585054,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CncndT, 10 char: CncndTrbh
Bedrock type: Well-bedded grey sandstone, (Lough Acoose Sandstone Formation)

Ó Cíobháin also gives the alternative name Srón, 'nose'.   Cnoc na dTarbh is the 186th highest place in Ireland. Cnoc na dTarbh is the second most easterly summit in the MacGillycuddy's Reeks area.

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Heathery boulder topped peak at the SE corner of .. by group   (Show all for Cnoc na dTarbh)
 
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paulocon on Cnoc na dTarbh, 2010
by paulocon  20 Feb 2010
Straightforward walk from Cnoc an Bhraca to the boulder covered summit for my last top of the day. I presume the mountain dereives its name from the unusual rock formation at the top which vaguely resembles the horns of a bull. Descended to the west (Black Valley side) of Drishana on the advice of a very helpful walker I had met on Tomies earlier in the day and indeed the terrain proved easy taking this route. This left a short walk back to the Head of the Gap. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/179/comment/4413/
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