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Mullaghanish Mountain Mullach an Ois A name in Irish
(Ir. Mullach an Ois [OSI], 'summit of the deer') Cork/ Kerry County in Munster Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 649m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W21461 81775
Place visited by 146 members. Recently by: donalobrolchain, conormcg, jackos, learykid, Peter Walker, osullivanm, chelman7, Wilderness, Grumbler, markwallace, schwann10, Aongus, Lauranna, jasonmc, FrankMc1964
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Longitude: -9.143428, Latitude: 51.982938 , Easting: 121461, Northing: 81775 Prominence: 264m,  Isolation: 1.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 521457 581827,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlghns, 10 char: Mlghnsh
Bedrock type: Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone, (Gun Point Formation)

This peak is on the county boundary between Cork and Kerry and on the northern edge of the Cúil Aodha Gaeltacht. Ir. os is a literary word for deer. The name Oisín means 'little deer', 'fawn', as Oisín's mother Sadhbh (Sive) came to Fionn in the form of a doe. There is another Mullach an Ois (anglicised Mullaghanuish) in the Mullaghareirk Mountains.   Mullach an Ois is the 203rd highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Mullach an Ois in area Paps/Derrynasaggart, Ireland
Picture: Big TV tower on flattish ridge.
 
Mast crowns bland ridge summit.
Short Summary created by simon3, Colin Murphy, jackill  7 Aug 2019
Park at a forest access area W22369 80417 A , room for 10 cars.Cross the road and head north with the forest to your right and a fence to your left along a grassy boggy track. Take this up to Carrigrathduff, then head straight for the peak over more heathery terrain. You will need to hop a fence or two. Heading for Mullaghanish, you'll run into a tall barbed wire fence. To avoid it, follow the fence NE for a couple of minutes, and a gate appears. You can go through here and get to the peak. The best way back down is to retrace your steps.
For an easy walk it is possible to park at W204 799 B, and climb via the RTE access road.
The top area has the main TV mast and two telecoms towers in a compound all littered with technical debris. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/199/comment/4959/
 
The most famous summit in the SW? .. by Conor74   (Show all for Mullach an Ois)
 
An alternate route to the RTE access road: After .. by SDillmore   (Show all for Mullach an Ois)
 
You can climb this mountain on the road that lead .. by mart   (Show all for Mullach an Ois)
 
Took a walk up the access road to the summit of M .. by paulocon   (Show all for Mullach an Ois)
 
A dry day at last. .. by three5four0   (Show all for Mullach an Ois)
 
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