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Crohane Mountain An Cruachán A name in Irish
(Ir. An Cruachán [OSI], 'little stack') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Rhyolitic lavas Bedrock

Height: 650m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W04970 82967
Place visited by 187 members. Recently by: Fergalh, markwallace, bryanmccabe, flynnke, strangeweaver, Grumbler, John.geary, learykid, Dbosonnet, Wildrover, DNicholson, Patbrdrck, Ulsterpooka, sharonburns, jamesmforrest
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Longitude: -9.384122, Latitude: 51.991149 , Easting: 104970, Northing: 82967 Prominence: 385m,  Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 504941 583027,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crhn, 10 char: Crohane
Bedrock type: Rhyolitic lavas, (Lough Guitane rhyolites)

This peak has the classic hay-stack shape which is typical of mountains whose names in cruach/cruachán. Near Lough Nabroda are some crags with rhyolite formations which, though less spectacular, resemble the organ pipe formations at the Giant's Causeway.   Crohane is the 200th highest place in Ireland. Crohane is the second most easterly summit in the Mangerton area.

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Sundown over Stoompa
by Colin Murphy  17 Feb 2014
A pic of Stoompa taken while descending via the spur of Crohane to the NW Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/195/comment/15864/
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